June 09, 2017

30 Things All San Antonians Should Do This Summer

Summer is for relaxing, having fun, spending time outdoors, and battling the Texas heat with cold drinks and treats. Check out this summer bucket list for ideas about how to spend your summer months.
Scroll down to view images

Join the San Antonio Current Press Club

At a time when local-based reporting is critical, support from our readers is essential to our future. Join the San Antonio Current Press Club for as little as $5 a month

Cool off at San Pedro Springs Park Pool
1315 San Pedro Ave., (210) 207-8480
Take a dip in this one-time fresh-water pool. The San Pedro Springs, a San Antonio staple, is the perfect way to cool off and have some fun in the hot Texas heat. 
Photo via Instagram, ilovetexasphoto
Cool off at San Pedro Springs Park Pool
1315 San Pedro Ave., (210) 207-8480
Take a dip in this one-time fresh-water pool. The San Pedro Springs, a San Antonio staple, is the perfect way to cool off and have some fun in the hot Texas heat.
Photo via Instagram, ilovetexasphoto
Enjoy a weekend camping trip 
Take a break from the city with a quick camping trip this summer.
Photo via Instagram, keplerian_mango
Enjoy a weekend camping trip
Take a break from the city with a quick camping trip this summer.
Photo via Instagram, keplerian_mango
Find the best local patios and hang out all day
Don’t forget to relax during your summer vacation. Bring friends, or take a solo trip with a book, to a local patio and spend the day doing what you enjoy. Click here to see the best San Antonio patios. 
Photo via Instagram, 
down_on_grayson
Find the best local patios and hang out all day
Don’t forget to relax during your summer vacation. Bring friends, or take a solo trip with a book, to a local patio and spend the day doing what you enjoy. Click here to see the best San Antonio patios.
Photo via Instagram, down_on_grayson
Shop for fresh veggies at a nearby farmer’s market 
313 Pearl Pkwy., (210) 212-7260 
Check out the Pearl Farmers Market for all your produce needs. Looking around is half of the fun at this local farmer’s market.
Photo via Instagram, carleyrenee0726
Shop for fresh veggies at a nearby farmer’s market
313 Pearl Pkwy., (210) 212-7260
Check out the Pearl Farmers Market for all your produce needs. Looking around is half of the fun at this local farmer’s market.
Photo via Instagram, carleyrenee0726
Get crafty on a local brewery tour
Stop by local San Antonio breweries with friends and enjoy specialty beers. With all of the different choices available at craft breweries, there’s something for everyone. This activity is a definite crowd pleaser, especially for the beer lovers.
Photo via Instagram, sacraftcruiser
Get crafty on a local brewery tour
Stop by local San Antonio breweries with friends and enjoy specialty beers. With all of the different choices available at craft breweries, there’s something for everyone. This activity is a definite crowd pleaser, especially for the beer lovers.
Photo via Instagram, sacraftcruiser
Take a day trip to visit natural springs and the beach
Texas has so much to offer water lovers. Hop in the car and take a day trip to visit a nearby natural spring or beach. Check out the best Texas beaches that you should spend time at this summer.
Photo via Instagram, kmeghan45
Take a day trip to visit natural springs and the beach
Texas has so much to offer water lovers. Hop in the car and take a day trip to visit a nearby natural spring or beach. Check out the best Texas beaches that you should spend time at this summer.
Photo via Instagram, kmeghan45
Read a great book and shop local for it 
Read a great book this summer while enjoying the outdoors. Shop local for your novels at stores like The Twig Bookshop. 
Photo via Instagram, historicpearl
Read a great book and shop local for it
Read a great book this summer while enjoying the outdoors. Shop local for your novels at stores like The Twig Bookshop.
Photo via Instagram, historicpearl
Park and watch a movie at a drive-in theater
Pile in the car with your friends and family and catch a movie at a drive-in theater.
Photo via Instagram, _paymallen
Park and watch a movie at a drive-in theater
Pile in the car with your friends and family and catch a movie at a drive-in theater.
Photo via Instagram, _paymallen
Try new foods at a Texas food festival
This is a perfect bucket list item for foodies. Visit a Texas food festivals to try a specialty cuisine. 
Photo via Instagram, culinariasa
Try new foods at a Texas food festival
This is a perfect bucket list item for foodies. Visit a Texas food festivals to try a specialty cuisine.
Photo via Instagram, culinariasa
Visit little Texas towns
Take a trip to look around quaint Texas towns. Window shop, eat at a local favorite, and explore what the littles towns have to offer.
Photo via Instagram, cammieavers
Visit little Texas towns
Take a trip to look around quaint Texas towns. Window shop, eat at a local favorite, and explore what the littles towns have to offer.
Photo via Instagram, cammieavers