Special Coverage

Written by City of San Antonio on Dec 16, 2011
Updated for 2018: When do you have to take out the trash during the Christmas and New Year's break? Tuesday trash, recycling and garbage will be collected the day after Christmas on Wednesday Dec. 26 and Tuesday collection the next week moves to the day after New Years,  Wednesday, Jan. 2 Got…
Written by nancypjohnson on Dec 07, 2011
Spices, Christmas music and laughter filled the Lanier High School band hall as students, staff and community volunteers worked all day  toward a goal of achieving Guinness World Record status with a tamalada on Dec. 7, 2011.
Written by Justice Garza on Jun 22, 2011
Updated for 2019: Before you break out the barbecue pit for the July 4th holiday, take out the trash. Yes, you will have to take out the trash on the Fourth of July (if Thursday is your normal trash day). And just in case it rains: click here for Emergency Backup Fireworks.
Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 06, 2011
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…
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 14, 2011
Updated for 2019: Whether or not you have the day off on Presidents Day, Feb. 18, you may still be wondering, "Will my garbage be picked up?" To answer that question first, yes, trash and recycleables will be picked up as scheduled. Wondering about where to put the apostrophy? Scroll down to learn…
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Dec 09, 2010
NEW Video: Enjoy the holiday lights on and around San Antonio's River Walk with this new video made in December 2013. The video shows the San Antonio River Walk, Hemisfair, the Alamo, La Villita, horse drawn carriages and the streets of downtown San Antonio decked out for the holidays.