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Things to do in and around San Antonio| July 2023

Embrace the Sizzle of Summer and Explore San Antonio Adventures This Hot July

Fireworks and tower of americas in San Antonio Texas - July events and things to do in San Antonio

July is here, and San Antonio is ready to embrace the summer spirit with an exciting lineup of events and activities. From cultural celebrations to indulgent culinary experiences and thrilling outdoor adventures, this vibrant city offers something for everyone. Get ready to immerse yourself in the lively energy and warm hospitality of San Antonio as you embark on a journey of exploration and fun. Here are some highlights of the top things to do in July in Alamo City.

4th of July iN San Antonio

Celebrate Independence Day:

Kick off the month by joining the citywide festivities in celebration of Independence Day. San Antonio comes alive with patriotic fervor, and you can enjoy dazzling firework displays, parades, and community gatherings. Check out the official fireworks organized by the San Antonio Parks Foundation, and explore other events happening around town. It's the perfect time to honor our nation's history and revel in the vibrant atmosphere of the city.

Tacos in San Antonio

Savor Tex-Mex Delights:

No visit to San Antonio is complete without indulging in its famous Tex-Mex cuisine. July presents an opportunity to savor the flavors of this beloved culinary tradition. Explore the city's diverse range of restaurants, food trucks, and markets, where you can taste mouthwatering tacos, enchiladas, and sizzling fajitas. Let the vibrant spices and bold flavors tantalize your taste buds as you immerse yourself in San Antonio's culinary scene.

Trails and outdoors in SAn Antonio

Enjoy Outdoor Recreation

With sunny skies and warm temperatures, July is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors in San Antonio. Take advantage of the city's numerous parks and nature trails, where you can hike, bike, or simply bask in the beauty of nature. Discover the scenic wonders of the nearby Hill Country, with its rolling hills, picturesque landscapes, and refreshing rivers. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and find serenity in the embrace of nature.

Experience Cultural Festivals: July in San Antonio is a time of vibrant cultural celebrations. Immerse yourself in the richness of diversity and experience the city's vibrant festivals. Attend F.R.I.D.A. Fest, an event that celebrates the art and history of influential women in the Latinx community. Explore the San Antonio Reggae Festival and groove to the rhythmic beats of live reggae bands. These festivals offer a unique opportunity to connect with the local community and appreciate the richness of different cultures. Discover Art and History: San Antonio is home to a thriving arts scene and a wealth of historical landmarks. Take a leisurely stroll along the River Walk and soak in the city's artistic ambiance, with its vibrant murals and sculptures. Visit the San Antonio Museum of Art for a curated tour of exquisite masterpieces. And don't forget to explore the iconic Alamo, where you can delve into the city's rich history and pay homage to the heroes who fought for Texas independence.

Here are some events you don't want to miss:

San Antonio Fireworks for July 4th

Celebrate our Independence Day here in our home ity with the annual 4th of July city celebration. Plenty will be happening around town. Check San Antonio Parks Foundation for more information on the official fireworks. You can also view more events happening around San Antonio here.

Outdoor movie with people sitting in a park and having fun in San Antonio

Grab your popcorn. Mission Marquee Plaza is doing a free summer outdoor movie series. As mentioned, parking and admission is free. They're pet friendly and food trucks are on location. You don't want to miss it! Visit their website for more details.

San Antonio Missions baseball game

The San Antonio Missions are back in full swing and now is the perfect time to get tickets to a baseball game. It's a perfect summer family event and great memories can be made. They are also featuring promotions throughout the summer so you can get that home run of a deal!

Port Aransas beach close to San Antonio

Get away for the weekend or for a weekday trip and head a couple hours south to a Texas beach. There are many great places to choose from: Rockport, Port Aransas and Corpus areas all have great beaches. You can find more information here.

Family in the pool having fun in San Antonio

Beat the heat in one of the city’s many public pools. You don’t need to own a pool to swim this summer. Click here for locations around San Antonio so you can see which pool is closest to you. They also have swimming lessons you can sign up for.

The Doseum in San Antonio

If you haven't been or don't know what the Doseum is yet, well... you have to look it up! If you have kids, they will enjoy the camps being held all summer along with free family nights. So get your kids out for an engaging experience at the DoSeum this summer. Check their website for more information.

Natural Bridge Caverns Cave in San Antonio

Explore the caves at Natural Bridge Caverns for the day; and if being underground isn’t your thing, they also have a wildlife zoo you can drive through. For more information on Natural Bridge Caverns, click here. For more information on Wildlife Ranch, click here.

Six Flags San Antonio

Bring the family together and head out to Six Flags for the best rides and the most fun! Experience pulse-pounding coasters, dining, shopping, entertainment, and attractions for kids, adults, and everyone in between. Click here for more info

Explore San Antonio's Wonder Theater

Wonder Theater in San Antonio

Woodlawn Theater is a nonprofit, live-performance theatre engaging the San Antonio community with musical productions and educational programming year-round since 2012. Get your 2023 Season Pass to see Grease, Into the Woods, and Meet Me In St. Louis for $72 each. Get priority seating and preferred dates in advance!

Hamilton Poster playing in San Antonio

Hamilton is a sung-and-rapped-through biographical musical with music, lyrics, and a book by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Based on the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow, the musical covers the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton and his involvement in the American Revolution and the political history of the early United States. Click here for more info

San Antonio Art Museum

Ideal for art enthusiasts with tight schedules and/or short attention spans, SAMA’s Art to Lunch series invites guests on a short and sweet two-object tour of works they might have overlooked in the galleries. Bring a sack lunch to enjoy on the grounds or grab a bite from nearby spots like The Luxury or Rosella.

Nowhere Bookshop San Antonio

Founded by bestselling author, Jenny Lawson (AKA The Bloggess), Nowhere Bookshop is a new independent bookstore now open at 5154 Broadway in San Antonio, Texas. Featuring new books, author events, unique gifts, and a coffee, wine an,d beer bar, Nowhere Bookshop aims to be a space for folks to gather to share their passion for the written word.

Nowhere Bookshop's name is inspired by that feeling you get when lost in a good book. Click here for more info

FRIDA FEST in San Antonio

F.R.I.D.A. Fest seeks to empower our community to celebrate the art and rich history of women while celebrating the vibrance of the Latinx community and the inspiring women that have contributed to our community. Such as Frida Kahlo, Selena Quintanilla, Gloria Anzaldúa, Chavela Vargas, and countless others. We celebrate all the fabulous, independent, determined, and self-assured women of yesterday, today, and tomorrow.

San Antonio's Raggae Festival

Explore The 2023 San Antonio Reggae Festival

Over 10 live reggae bands and performers !!! CHILDREN 12 & UNDER ARE PERMITTED TO ENTER FREE OF CHARGE. Gates open from 2pm-11pm. Over 50 food and cultural vendors, plus food trucks, frozen treats, Jamaican foods, a children's playground, face painters, hula hoops, and much more!!!!! Covered pavilions throughout the park provide shade and shelter from the elements. FREE PARKING!!!! RAIN OR SHINE!!! DISCOUNT $25 EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE NOW Click here for more info

Tracy Byrd in San Antonio

Date Friday July 7, 2023

Time Doors 6:30pm Showtime 8:00pm

Location The BACKYARD SEGUIN (map) 225 N. Saunders St. Seguin TX 78155

The big salsa fest in San Antonio

The 10th Anniversary of The BIG Salsa Fest!

July 27th - July 31st, 2023

The BIG SALSA FEST is celebrating its 10 Year Anniversary with over 35 hours of social dancing, including Salsa, Bachata Room, and 2 Pool Parties. You can learn from the best instructors worldwide with over 45 hours of instructional lessons. For the first time, an all-inclusive meals with hotel option is available, so you don't have to worry about finding breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Click here for more info

George Lopez in San Antonio

George Lopez’s illustrious and multi-faceted career encompasses television, film, standup comedy, and late-night television. Like many African American comedians before him, George Lopez broke ground for Latino comics by embracing his ethnicity and confronting racial stereotypes head-on.  He is currently performing stand-up in arenas across the country on his OMG Hi! Comedy Tour.  His original comedy special We’ll Do It For Half for Netflix premiered globally in the summer of 2020.  Prior to that, Lopez joined Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley, and Cedric the Entertainer onstage for The Comedy Get Down which inspired a scripted comedy series based on the tour for BET.  In 2017, Lopez completed a nationwide tour for The Wall World.

4th of July Celebration in San Antonio

Want more things to do, check out this comprehensive Google list of everything that's going on in and around San Antonio during July, Click Here

July in San Antonio is a month of excitement, flavors, and adventure. Whether you're celebrating Independence Day, savoring delicious Tex-Mex cuisine, exploring the great outdoors, or immersing yourself in the city's cultural and artistic offerings, San Antonio promises an unforgettable experience. Embrace the warmth of the season and create cherished memories as you discover the vibrant spirit of this remarkable city.

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