The Twig Book reading

Things To Do This Weekend in San Antonio With Kids. Image credit: The Twig

Our picks for things to do this weekend in San Antonio with kids  (February 18-20) include Friday Storytime, The Snow Day Performance, the SA Aquarium, and more!


Get the best seats by booking early – The Snowy Day and Other Stories at the Magik Theatre

Magik Theatre San Antonio - The Snowy Day

What: The Snowy Day and Other Stories is coming soon to the Magik Theatre, San Antonio!!! The musical play is a loving and playful depiction of the beautiful moments of a child’s world. Drawing from three of Ezra Jack Keats’ beloved works—The Snowy Day, Whistle for Willie, Googles! and A Letter to Amy—all of the stories reflect that wonderful moment of eye-opening discovery and innocent awe that any child who is enchanted by a snowy landscape experiences. Get all the details on The Snowy Day at the Magik Theatre, San Antonio
When: Multiple shows between Feb 12 and Mar 19
Where: Magik Theatre located at 420 South Alamo, San Antonio, Texas
How Much: Adults $27, Kids, Seniors and Military: $22.

It’s recommended to get your tickets to The Snowy Day at Magik Theatre in advance of the show!



Building Buddies at the Doseum

Children playing at the doseum

Image credit: The Doseum

Don’t miss out on this travel exhibition! In this Doseum exhibit, children can play a part in building a neighborhood and learn what it is to have a community with others. You can also check out what other fun activities they have!

When: Friday, Feb 18 | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 2800 Broadway, San Antonio, TX

How much: $14


National Museum of the Pacific War

History becomes further and further away as each day goes by. Teach your teens and kids about the past at this temporary Cover to Cover exhibit in Fredericksburg.

When: Friday, Feb 18 | 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Where: 311 E Austin St, Fredericksburg, TX

How much: Free & up


Friday Storytime 

The Twig Book reading

Image credit: The Twig

Are you looking for something relaxing to do this Friday? Check out morning storytime at The Twig! Stories are constantly rotating, young and old kids are sure to be entertained.

When: Friday, Feb 18 | 10:30 a.m.

Where: 306 Pearl Pkwy, Suite 106, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free

Best Events & Activities For Families in San Antonio This Weekend – Saturday

Six Flags Mardi Gras Parade 

Things to do this weekend in san antonio Performance on the river walk

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If you can’t make it to NOLA for Mardi Gras, we’ve got Fiesta Texas! Enjoy jazz, entertainers, and Cajun treats at this festive-themed event.

When: Saturday, Feb 19 | 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Where: 17000 IH-10 W, San Antonio, TX

How much: Price Varies


The Snowy Day Performance

Things To Do this weekend in san antonio with kids performance

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Sit back and let a performance keep the kids entertained. This adaptation of a children’s book story captures beautiful moments. Pay What You Wish performance is tomorrow if you can’t make it today!

When: Saturday, Feb 19 | 10:30 a.m. or 2:30 p.m.

Where: 420 South Alamo, San Antonio, TX

How much: $20 and up


Children’s Vegetable Garden 

Get up bright and early to teach children how to grow their own vegetables! Each family/group is given a plot. Throughout the program, the veggies will bloom and be harvested.

When: Saturday, Feb 19 | 8:30 a.m. to 10:30

Where: 555 Funston Pl, Sn Antonio, TX

How much: $70 per plot


Shen Yun 2022 

Things To Do This Week in San Antonio Shen Yun Performance

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Take the family out to a Shen Yun performance! On stage, classic Chinese dance with animated backdrops and a musical score will take everyone’s breath away.

When: Saturday, Feb 19 | 1:00 p.m.

Where: 100 Auditorium Circle, San Antonio, TX

How much: $83 and up


Things to do in San Antonio with Kids this Weekend – Sunday

Abstract Bursting Blooms

If your child has a passion for painting, get the family together for this painting with a twist class! Painting with a Twist will provide the canvas and paints, just bring your own snacks and drinks, and creativity.

When: Sunday, Feb 20 | 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Where: 8910 Bandera Rd Suite 205, San Antonio, TX

How much: $39


San Antonio Aquarium 

Things To Do This Weekend with Kids in San Antonio

Image credit: San Antonio Aquarium

Is your family a fan of animals? Check out the San Antonio Aquarium! There’s plenty of creatures to meet, and you can even get hands-on with some of them!

When: Sunday, Feb 20 |10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Where: 6320 Bandera Rd, Leon Valley, TX

How much: $14 and up


Hand in Nature: Nest Building Workshop 

Have you checked out Blue Star Contemporary? This amazing art museum is hosting an interactive event where anyone can build nests by weaving and knotting plant materials. The theme correlates with the exhibit.

When: Sunday, Feb 20 | 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Where: 116 Blue Star, San Antonio, TX

How much: Free

Also check out our 20 top things to do with toddlers & kids in San Antonio