things to do in san antonio this weekend

In a city as large and diverse as San Antonio, it’s easy to find free or inexpensive activities for the whole family. This weekend’s events include live music, a San Antonio exclusive art show, movies and so much more. You can always count on us for great ideas!

Read on for a list of free and cheap events in San Antonio this weekend:

 

Top Pick

Namasdrake: Yoga Class with Drake Soundtrack

What: The Namasdrake sensation is coming to San Antonio this weekend. It’s an all-levels yoga class that’s set to a soundtrack of Drake hits. You’ll be flowing under some club lights with a fun crowd and amazing instructor. The event takes place at Image Dance Company & Academy Saturday and Sunday, and right now, you can get tickets for 50% off.

When: Saturday and Sunday, various times

Where: 4105 Avenida Prima St, San Antonio, TX 78217

How much: $12.50 (regularly $25!)

 

Friday

The Greats: Watts Returns for Grieg at Tobin Center for the Performing Arts

What: The San Antonio Symphony kicks off their new season with renowned pianist Andrew Watts and his interpretation of Grieg’s Piano Concerto in A minor and more. You don’t want to miss this, especially with half-off tickets!

When: Friday, September 21 at 8 pm (Saturday night performance as well!)

Where: 100 Auditorium Cir, San Antonio, TX 78205

How much: $15 (regularly $30!)

Free Concert Series: Tower Plaza at the Tower of the Americas
What:
Food and beverages available for purchase. Family-friendly. 
When:
September 21, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Where: 739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., 78205
Cost: Free

The Saga at San Fernando Cathedral
What: This free video art installation, created by Xavier De Richemont, plays three times a night, weather permitting, on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the facade of San Fernando Cathedral.
When: September 21, 9:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m.
Where: 115 N. Main, SATX 78205
Cost: Free

 

Saturday

Cibolo Nature Center Farmer’s Market
What: Come out to the Farmer’s Market for workshops, kids’ crafts, garden tours & tips and more!
When: September 22, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Herff Farm, 33 Herff Road, Boerne
Cost: Free

Art in the Park at Hemisfair Park
What: Join our partner San Antonio Dance Umbrella for a free dance class for kids ages 4-11. Art in the Park is brought to Hemisfair in collaboration with USAA. The closest lot is off South Alamo Street, just north of Magik Theatre at 420 S. Alamo. The parking rate is hourly and proceeds go to fund our free programming.
When: September 22, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: 434 S. Alamo St., 78205
Cost: Free

Free Craft for Kids at Lakeshore Learning
What: 
Free craft for kids. This week kids create a My Family Tree.
When:
September 22, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Where:
Lakeshore Learning, 327 NW Loop 410, 78216
Cost:
Free

Slab Cinema – Hemisfair Park: Black Panther
What: Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. Get there early for a good spot, bring your blankets and chairs. Food and drink available for purchase. Pet friendly.
When: September 22, Dusk
Where: 434 S. Alamo St., 78205
Cost: Free

Slab Cinema – Mission Marquee Plaza
What: Join Slab Cinema for Movies by Moonlight. Get there early for a good spot – bring picnics, lawn chairs and blankets. Pet-friendly.
When: September 22, Dusk
Where: 3100 Roosevelt Ave., 78214
Cost: Free

The Saga at San Fernando Cathedral
What: This free video art installation, created by Xavier De Richemont, plays three times a night, weather permitting, on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the facade of San Fernando Cathedral.
When: September 22, 9:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m.
Where: 115 N. Main, SATX 78205
Cost: Free

 

Sunday

Camp Gladiator Free Community Class
What: A Sunday fitness camp that promises a fun and motivating environment where men and women of all ages and fitness levels can push themselves to reach their goals. Bring a water bottle, towel and mat.
When: September 23, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Where: 434 S. Alamo St., 78205
Cost: Free

The Saga at San Fernando Cathedral
What: This free video art installation, created by Xavier De Richemont, plays three times a night, weather permitting, on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays on the facade of San Fernando Cathedral.
When: September 23, 9:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m.
Where: 115 N. Main, SATX 78205
Cost: Free

 

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