More than 250 people packed the San Antonio Garden Center on June 21 to give their input on latest Alamo plan proposal. The boisterous crowd included many women representing the Fiesta Battle of Flowers Parade who were strongly opposed to a plan provision that would close the street in front of the Alamo and redirect traffic - including the parade - a block away.
Written by JamiAlise on Feb 1 2017 - 5:57pm
Join us for this free event as we celebrate our proud Texas heritage and the kick-off for the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. The mile long route through the streets of downtown San Antonio will feature participants such as Fort Hood 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Sam Houston Caisson and of course, a herd of Texas Longhorns. The Western Heritage Parade & Cattle drive will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 Click here to view a map of this year's Western Heritage Parade
Written by admin_charlotteanne on Jul 6 2016 - 6:08pm
This week: San Antonio hits a Level Two Heat Advisory, what the new anti-idling ordinance means; more on the Brackenridge Park draft master plan and a look back at San Antonio Pride festival and parade. : Extreme Heat
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 3 2016 - 7:49pm
Your photos, your videos, your PRIDE... Start with this slideshow of photos from the event contributed by Antonia Padilla, then scroll down to see a Storify of your coverage of the event from social media.
Written by amunroe on Jun 22 2016 - 1:42pm
Saturday, July 2, 2016 - #SAFamilyPride Pride San Antonio produces several events throughout the year to celebrate Pride and to fulfill its purpose. The main event, The “Pride Bigger Than Texas” Pride Parade and Festival will be held, Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Crockett Park, 1300 N. Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212. Festival from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Parade Kick-off at 9:00 p.m. Starting Line begins at the intersection of Dewey Place & N Main in front of the Silver Dollar.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 19 2015 - 8:55pm
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2015, we gathered your best work from Twitter, Facebook, Instagrams, Vine, slideshows, blogs, videos and articles to create a multimedia story told from nearly 40 perspectives. We also included an "explainer" on the hashtag #ReclaimMLK which owned the day in San Antonio and other cities.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 1 2014 - 3:09pm
REPLAY VIDEO: On Saturday July 5, NOWCastSA webcast San Antonio's 2014 Pride Parade. The 9 p.m. parade along Main Street capped a day-long festival at Crockett Park. Thanks to underwriting from the Alice Kleberg Reynolds Foundation, you can come back any time to replay the video right here:
Written by AlanWeinkrantz on Feb 1 2014 - 8:01pm
Replay this slideshow of photos from the Houston Street parade on Feb. 1, 2014 that kicked off the San Antonio Rodeo.
Written by BethanyEast PR on Aug 23 2013 - 9:08am
This all-day FREE event begins with a drill team competition at 8 a.m. followed by parade step-off at 10 a.m. Limited free seating is provided or bring your own chairs. The Festival begins at 8 a.m. and continues to 12 Midnight with food booths, live entertainment, and the "El Grito" presentation at the finale of the festival.
Written by Deborah Charnes on Sep 6 2012 - 12:37pm
The Avenida’s 16 de Septiembre Celebration, one of San Antonio’s largest citywide multicultural events attended by nearly 10,000 each year, just got bigger. Adding to the colorful, vibrant and celebratory parade, gala and festival, which have been traditions on the west side of San Antonio for more than three decades, the Mexican Consulate will join with the Avenida Guadalupe Association (Avenida) this year to bring the historical Grito to the festivities.