Family-Friendly Ideas In San Antonio

San Antonio is a great city to visit with kids! Here are some of our favorite restaurants, hotels, and activities for the whole family.

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Civic Park pools in San Antonio

How Cool Are These 5 Civic Park Pools at Hemisfair?

By Kelsey Kennedy | June 12, 2024

The new splash pools at Civic Park, a section of Hemisfair in downtown San Antonio, are officially open for summer 2024! They are super, super cool. (Literally. We needed these in San Antonio to help counteract the scorching summers.) A Few Details About The Civic Park Pools In San Antonio They’re totally free to visit. Yay! Add…

DoSeum San Antonio

33 Epic Things To Do With Kids In San Antonio! (For 2024)

By Sara Branstetter | June 12, 2024

We all know about the big ticketed amusement parks (Six Flag, SeaWorld) in San Antonio, but there are also a bunch of lesser-known (and often FREE) things to do in San Antonio with kids! This city is VAST, so read through but also use the map below to find all sorts of fun things to…

Jacob's Well

10 Cool Swimming Holes In San Antonio

By Kelsey Kennedy | June 11, 2024

Summer in Texas means it’s time for fun in the sun all season long! We have plenty of fun places to splash around in TX, from epic waterparks to splash pads to public pools. But one of my personal favorite ways to enjoy the summer sun is to scope out some amazing swimming holes in…

Brauntex Performing Arts Centered

37 Cool Things To Do In New Braunfels, From A Texas Local

By Kelsey Kennedy | June 4, 2024

So, you’re visiting New Braunfels…and you know it’s home to an epic waterpark and that it’s a German-founded town in Texas, but you don’t know much more than that. Well, you’re in the right place! I’m going to share some of the best things to do in New Braunfels, Texas with you!  New Braunfels is…

Fiesta San Antonio Events

10 Fiesta San Antonio Events (That Aren’t the Battle of the Flowers Parade)

By Sara Branstetter | March 14, 2024

Fiesta San Antonio is happening in just a few short weeks and now is the time to begin sorting through all the events so you can purchase tickets for the ones you really want to attend. And this is where things can get complicated. Because with so many event options available from the most popular…

San Antonio Fiesta

A Complete Guide To Fiesta San Antonio

By Sara Branstetter | March 6, 2024

You’ve heard of Mardi Gras, and you’ve heard of Burning Man, but have you heard of Fiesta San Antonio? If you haven’t, you happen to be in good company. Lovingly dubbed “the biggest party you’ve never heard of,” Fiesta San Antonio is the single biggest annual event held in the Alamo city and one of…

Solar Eclipse in San Antonio

How to Enjoy the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse in San Antonio

By Sara Branstetter | February 19, 2024

Coming up on April 8, 2024, a once-in-a-lifetime event will take place in the Alamo city. A total solar eclipse will be passing through Texas, and nearly half of the city of San Antonio will experience totality. The last time a solar eclipse in San Antonio fell in the path of totality was in the…

Live Theater in San Antonio

Where to Catch Live Theater in San Antonio

By Sara Branstetter | January 26, 2024

Look, I get it – when it comes to the performing arts, people don’t exactly think of San Antonio. We are no New York, San Francisco, or London for sure, but we also aren’t without great options. Each year, guests and residents of SA can catch big name musical acts, touring Broadway shows, or even…

Guide to the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

The Best Things to Do at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

By Sara Branstetter | January 16, 2024

As the saying goes, everything really is bigger in Texas, and that certainly includes the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo. This event is BIG TIME – exciting entertainment, loads of family-friendly activities, animals galore, exceptional food, and top-notch musical performances. In fact, the list of options for things to do far outweighs most peoples’…

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