Described as edgy, artsy, bohemian, eclectic and historic, Southtown San Antonio, Texas, is the perfect destination for shopping, dining and entertainment. Southtown San Antonio is committed to preserving the historic significance of the area while also promoting the arts and modern urban design. The many local art galleries have instituted an event called First Friday which promotes original works by artists and crafts persons from the San Antonio area. It is a walking tour for patrons and tourists, and the art is not the only entertainment. Musicians and food vendors line the streets to provide a many-faceted experience. Artisan shops offer unique items in a tasteful, relaxed setting. Visitors and locals alike often take the Blue Trolley to the historic King William neighborhood to view the beautiful Victorian architecture of the area, or down to the Riverwalk, also called the Paseo del Rio, where they can visit the iconic Alamo, a landmark in the history of Texas and Southtown San Antonio. Dining in Southtown San Antonio offers fare as diverse as the area itself. A surprising array of cuisine choices, from Mexican to Italian to good Texas Barbeque, await the discerning palate. Coffee houses are in abundance, wonderfully inviting with their rich aromas and tasty treats. Southtown San Antonio, Texas, is a surprising gem in a vast landscape of history and the American West. Both historic and cultured, Southtown San Antonio is a destination that you must explore on your next visit to south Texas.
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Events in Southtown
5th Annual Helado Borracho at Dorćol Distilling + Brewing Co.
at Dorćol Distilling + Brewing Co.
A Kinsman-soaked ice cream social that brings together some of the city's most creative dessert makers!
The Magic Comedy Show at Jokesters 22
Jokesters 22 is excited to present THE MAGIC COMEDY SHOW
Solar Storage Fest 2019 (SSF19)
THE FUTURE OF ENERGY IS HERE! Solar power and storage are at the cornerstone of the global energy portfolio as we move toward decarbonization and sustainability.
Sickos: Degenerate Comedy Show
The Comedy Show that doesn't hold back! Join us for a night of degenrate comedy at Brick at Blue Star featuring San Antonio favorite, Larry Garza. ***This event is 18+ Grab advanced tickets today!
UTSA Roadrunners Football vs. University of the Incarnate Word Football
CHILDREN 2 AND YOUNGER ARE FREE ALL PATRONS 3 AND OLDER REQUIRE TICKETS
Vibe Nite: 90s Edition
Get Sucked into the 90s time warp for Vibe Nite! Live Art, Live Music, Local Vendors, comedy, dancers, 90s games, drinks & vibes all night!
36th Annual Jazz'SAlive (VIP Packages)
This 36th annual, free, outdoor, music, arts, culture and heritage festival will take place on Friday, September 20th, from 5pm-11pm, and on Saturday, September 21st, from 10am-11pm, in historic Travis Park!
San Antonio Dance Fringe Festival
at 310 W Mitchell St Find Tickets
Join us for an immersive tour of Confluence Park guided by local performing artists in partnership with the San Antonio River Foundation and the 10th-anniversary celebration of San Antonio Dance Fringe.
San Antonio Water Lantern Festival
San Antonio, TX Water Lantern Festival October 26th, 2019
Valero Alamo Bowl
This is the 2019 Valero Alamo Bowl, featuring the Big 12 and Pac-12 Conferences.