Things to do in San Antonio with Kids this Weekend of December 29 Epic Family New Year Celebration, Holiday in the Park & more!

Things to do in San Antonio with Kids this Weekend of December 29 Epic Family New Year Celebration, Holiday in the Park & more!

Our top choices for fun things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of December 29, 2023, include Epic Family New Year Celebration, Holiday in the Park, Christmas at the Caverns, Sea World Christmas Celebration, and more!


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Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of December 29, 2023 – Friday

Epic H2Olidays

Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark is inviting you to a unique holiday experience.

Celebrate the season with the aloha spirit! Santa will also be sleighing in to sprinkle some festive fun.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2023, 10 am – 9 pm | Until December 30, 2023
Where: Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark, 2970 Epic Place, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
How much: $29 – $54


Holiday in the Park

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend

Image credit: Six Flags Fiesta Texas Facebook

Six Flags Fiesta is the place to be this holiday season! They have incredible shows, festive attractions, plenty of delectable eats and treats, the Holiday Express train and exciting, and so much more!

When: Friday, December 29, 2023
Where: Six Flags Fiesta, 17000 W I-10, San Antonio, TX 78257
How much: 
Starts at $39


Best Things to Do in San Antonio with Kids on Saturday, December 30, 2023

Lights Alive!

Take in Lights Alive before the season ends! It should be on your list of things to do in San Antonio this weekend. Load up the car and bring everyone to this mile-long drive-thru of lights, displays, and music– a festive heaven!

And at the end of the tunnel, play around the Winter Wonderland! There are so many exciting things to do there, like escape rooms, axe throwing, games, light toys, concessions, and photos with Santa!

When: Saturday, December 30, 2023, 6 pm | Until December 31, 2023
Where: Lights Alive! Drive Thru Christmas Lights, 5931 Roft Rd, San Antonio, TX 78253
How much: $36.95 – $42.95 per vehicle

Read our article to learn more about Lights Alive!


Wicked

The Broadway show that took the world by storm for decades is coming to San Antonio!

 Buy your tickets now and go on an adventure to the Land of Oz. See what was going on there long before Dorothy and Toto stepped foot on the Yellow Brick Road. Instead, you’ll follow the story of two young women with completely opposing looks and personalities. What starts as a rivalry turns into an unlikely friendship.

Now, you don’t need to ask “What to do in San Antonio this week?”

When: Saturday, December 30, 2023, 7:30 pm | Until January 7, 2023
Where: Majestic Theater, 224 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205
How much: Starts $54


Christmas at the Caverns

Christmas at the Caverns

Image credit: Natural Bridge Caverns

The holidays at Natural Bridge Caverns are unlike anywhere in the world! Celebrate the season surrounded by amazing natural stone fixtures nestled in the scenic Texas Hill County.

Stroll through the stunning 1/3-mile trail of lights as the sunsets and end up at Santa’s reindeer in the outdoor maze. There, there will be live music, s’mores roasting, and ice skating!

Even though Christmas has come to pass, you can still feel the holiday spirit at  Natural Bridge Caverns. So many fun things to do in San Antonio with kids!

When: Saturday, December 30, 2023, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Natural Bridge Caverns, 26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd, San Antonio, TX 78266
How much: $17.99 – $46.99


Holiday Bricktacular

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and LEGOLAND Discovery Center is a holiday heaven for both kids and grown-ups! This is easily one of the best things to do in San Antonio this weekend with family.

There’s so much to do, like exploring MINILAND San Antonio Winter Wonderland covered in snow, snapping photos with the life-size LEGO decorations, meeting and greeting fun characters, building at the Creative Workshop, and so much more!

This is a great way to end 2023!

When:  Saturday, December 30, 2023, 10 am | Until January 1, 2024
Where: LEGOLAND Discovery Center, 849 E Commerce St Suite 910, San Antonio, TX 78205
How much: $29.99


Best things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend of December 29, 2023 – Sunday

Kids Countdown Moon Madness

Let the kiddos have some great fun for the last time this year! Even the kid’s activities San Antonio has to offer include a New Year’s party.

Take them to The DoSeum as you blast off into 2024 at Kids Countdown Moon Madness. Celebrate and countdown to the new year with face painting, tons of activities, tasty bites, and a magical moondrop.

When: Sunday, December 31, 2023, 10 am – 1 pm
Where: ​​The DoSeum, 2800 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209

How much: $25


Sea World Christmas Celebration

Things to do in San Antonio with kids this weekend

Image credit: SeaWorld San Antonio Facebook

SeaWorld is giving you family fun in San Antonio because they’re going big this holiday season! Get ready for the biggest Christmas celebration in the state, an extraordinary holiday event.

Festive foods, holiday shows, twinkling lights, iconic Christmas characters, caroling– those are just some of the things you can expect in this wintry wonderland!

When: Sunday, December 31, 2023, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm | Until January 2, 2023
Where: SeaWorld, 10500 SeaWorld Dr, San Antonio, TX 78251
How Much: Included with admission


CelebrateSA: NYE Countdown on the River at the Arneson

Say, “Good-bye!” 2023 and welcome 2024 at the River Walk! You’ll get to see stellar live performances and the annual festive holiday lighting.

DJ Joaqui Muerte and Vanita Leo will be playing and mixing the best of new-gen Chicano music, keeping the party going for all ages. Bombasta will also be there to bring Boogie Bend into the new year.

When: Sunday, December 31, 2023, 6 pm
Where: Arneson River Theater, 418 Villita St, San Antonio, TX 78205
How Much: Free


Epic Family New Year Celebration

Epic Family New Year Celebration

Image credit: Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark Facebook

Family activities in San Antonio include celebrating the coming of a new year epically at a party bigger than the state of Texas

Circus performances, hula dancing, interactive games, and plenty more– Epic Waters is pulling all the stops to make sure 2024 kicks off with a bang!

When: Sunday, December 31, 2023, 1 pm – 1 am
Where: Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark, 2970 Epic Place, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
How Much: $49 – $64


Also, check out our 20 Top Things to Do with Toddlers & Kids in San Antonio.

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