Tours of San Antonio's Historic West Side will be held at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Saturday, May 22, beginning at 816 S. Colorado (near the corner of Guadalupe Street).
Carpa-styled performances with Rita Vidaurri and Eva Ybarra will begin at 12:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public. For more information, call (210) 228-0201.
From the Facebook event:
"¡Vengan! Come for Paseo Por El West Side, Caminando por el West Side Historico, a day of Cuentos with community historians/Sabias, Plantita Exchange, Teatro, Arte y Historic Walking Tour and Música with Rita Vidaurri & Eva Ybarra, dále Shine al West Side, Save the Pink Building at 1312 Guadalupe and other important places in our neighborhood!"
"The buildings, las casas y los jardines del West Side tell the beautiful story of la gente de San Antonio. Be a part of an ongoing community effort to conserve nuestra cultura by preserving our buildings and celebrating nuestras costumbres and traditions."
"Join us for a day of FREE activities that honor aquellos tiempos and celebrate community!"
"Lavando Ropa, Storytelling, Juegos/Games, Plantita Exchange, Comida, Raspas, Baby Fotos in a tina and Barro Workshops by MujerArtes."
"May is National Historic Preservation Month. Bring a photo of your favorite West Side building! Bring your historic family photos!"