Thursday, November 16, 2017 / by Jones Real Estate Team
THIS WEEKEND IN SAN ANTONIO
FRI. 11/10 - SUN. 11/12
Wednesdays-Saturdays | 10:30am-5pm | JCR Magic Shop | Free
Guests can learn magic at the shop as magicians demonstrate and perform magic tricks throughout the day. Instructions included with purchase of items.
SHAKESPEARE ON THE RIVER
Thursday-Saturday | 7:30pm | Arneson Theatre in La Villita | Free
Theatre-goers can come early to enjoy food trucks along Villita Way and short Shakespeare performances by local performers. The highlight of this event is Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s The Taming of the Shrew.
Fridays & Saturdays 7:30pm | Sundays 2pm | The Playhouse | $10-40
The hit play from British playwright Nick Payne tinkers with this concept in ways that make for sophisticated yet heartwarming drama. The widely lauded play made its way from London to Broadway in 2015 and features only two characters. In an exploration of love and astrophysics, especially the concept of parallel universes, the play enlivens the mind and stirs the heart in equal measure.
WORLD’S LARGEST BLANKET FORT AND ACCESS ABILITY FEST
Saturday | 8am-2pm | Toyota Field | Free
Guests can enjoy a day of fun while watching volunteers with the Autism Treatment Center break the Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Blanket Fort. They will be building a 5,500 square foot blanket fort made from 3,000 feet of PVC pipe and 500 blankets donated by the community. Activities include health screenings, games, mascots, demonstrations, door prizes and more.
Saturday | 12-6pm | Converse North Park | Free
The Drone Exhibition focuses on inspiring youth into STEM-related fields. Kids will have the opportunity to learn how to fly a real drone, solder lights on to a board, professional options and more. Guests will also get a chance to win door prizes like drones and Santikos tickets. Also featuring live music, food vendors, craft vendors, a game truck and yard games.
ADOPTION DAY AT WOOF GANG
Saturday | 12-4pm | Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming Stone Oak
There are so many awesome, adoptable dogs in this program, you won't want to miss this event. This is a great opportunity to meet the rescues in person and learn how to get involved. More Info
151 FOOD PARK GRAND OPENING
Saturday | 12pm-2am | 151 Food Park | Free
Come on out for fantastic food from Ay Que Rico Food Truck and Bad to the Bone BBQ. The bar will be open starting at 12pm. The 151 Food Park is all ages until 10pm so bring your family and friends out for a fantastic day of food and fun. 151 Saloon will have live music starting at 9pm from the Scott Clinton Band. Deejay Quake will be spinning the best in Country, Top 40, and Dance till 2am.
10BIT WORKS OPEN HOUSE
Saturday | 1pm | 10Bit Works Makerspace
Come on down to 10bit Works Makerspace this Saturday for an open house. There will be tours and memberships available! 10Bit Works is local makerspace offering monthly membership for full access to the facility and equipment, including 3d printers, lasercutters, a woodworking shop, and more.
FALL FAMILY FILM SERIES FEATURING FROZEN
Saturday | 5:30-9:30pm | Mission Marquee Plaza | Free
Load up your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks to enjoy during the movie. Movie will begin 15 minutes after dusk. Get there early and meet Queen Elsa and Princess Anna for a photo op! Food via local food trucks also available for purchase, and FREE popcorn courtesy of City Base Entertainment. Pet Friendly!
ALAMO HEIGHTS FARMERS MARKET
Sundays | 9am-1pm | Alamo Heights Farmers Market | Free
The market will feature over 25 vendors with farm fresh selections including fresh produce, grass fed/grass finished beef, lamb, goat and wild hog meats, chicken, eggs, kombucha, pecans, honey, gourmet coffee, lemonade and many more exciting products.
RIDE FOR SAFETY AWARENESS
Sunday | 10am-1pm | Hemisfair Park | Free
TCI/Vision Zero is hosting a special bike ride (8 miles) as part of World Day of Remembrance honoring the 104 people who died in traffic related accidents this year. This includes Allen Williams of Team H-E-B. Team H-E-B is participating with as many riders that we can get.
SAN ANTONIO DANCE FESTIVAL 2017
Sunday | 11am-6pm | San Antonio Shrine Auditorium | $10
Dancers from the community, food trucks, petting zoo, carnival rides, shopping and more!
SUNDAY ARTS MARKET
Sundays | 12-5pm | Brick at Blue Star | Free
Shop local with rare vinyl record finds, art, photography, fashion, cards, vintage looks and jewelry. Get astrology readings, and enjoy healthy juices at the bar, and empanadas by Rene Guerrero. Pets welcome.
UTSA VS. MARSHALL UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL
Sunday | 6pm | Alamodome | $12+
SAN ANTONIO SPURS VS. OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER
Friday | 7pm | AT&T Center | $41+