City of San Antonio releases Fiesta San Jacinto holiday schedule

The City of San Antonio released its Fiesta San Jacinto holiday services schedule for Friday, April 22, 2016. And yes, you will have to take out the trash. But you won't have to pay to park at downtown on-street meters!

Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected Friday, April 22 as usual, while City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Fiesta San Jacinto holiday. City services will operate as follows:


  • All library locations
  • Pre-K 4 SA Education Centers and Administrative Offices
  • Animal Care Services lobby and adoption center will be closed on April 22 and will re-open at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 23


  • Municipal Court, located at 401 S. Frio
  • Office of the City Clerk, Passports, Vital Records and Municipal Archives and Records
  • SAPD’s Administration and Records Section, which provides reports, background checks and fingerprint services
  • The Alamodome Box Office and Administrative Offices
  • CVB’s Visitor Information Center
  • Metropolitan Health offices
  • The Office of EastPoint
  • Café College
  • Spanish Governor’s Palace will be closed on April 22 and will close at 2 p.m. on April 23
  • Market Square and La Villita administrative offices
  • Head Start and After-School Challenge Sites
  • Senior Multi-Service Centers
  • Senior Nutrition Sites (Seniors and the general public may contact individual nutrition sites for complete holiday schedule information)
  • Parks and Recreation Department Community Centers, Adult and Senior Centers, McFarlin Tennis Center, Jesse James Leija Gym, Woodlawn Gym, Enrique Barrera Fitness Center and San Antonio Natatorium 


  • Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected as usual on Friday, April 22. Residents who normally receive a collection service on a Friday will continue as scheduled
  • The Bitters Brush Recycling Center, located on 1800 Wurzbach Parkway, and the Nelson Gardens Recycling Center, located at 8963 Nelson Rd.
  • The Bitters Bulky Waste Collection Center, located at 1800 Bitters, the Culebra Bulky Waste Center and Household Hazardous Waste Facility located at 7030 Culebra, the Rigsby Bulky Waste Center located at 2755 Rigsby and the Frio City Road Bulky Waste Collection Center located at 1531 Frio City
  • The 3-1-1 Call Center will be operational from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Police will be on duty
  • Fire and EMS personnel will be on duty
  • Downtown visitors will enjoy an on-street parking meter holiday
  • Dead animal collection crews will be on duty
  • Animal Care officers will be on duty
  • La Villita shops
  • Market Square shops
  • San Antonio Botanical Garden