One of the glories of the Works Progress Administration, this world-famous site's had its ups and downs for locals; from beautiful dining and drinking spot to run-down 'n' dirty to a recent period we like to call the Hooter's era, in which no self-respecting San Antonian would hang out there. But an avalanche of new river development is soon to usher in a glden age of much-needed public space, a 13-mile linear park linking the headwaters with the afore-discussed missions, with world-class public art and many nooks in which to linger. We're psyched.

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  • Ford Holiday River Parade (Special Events)

    • Fri., Nov. 24, 6-9 p.m. $25
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  • Ford Fiesta de Las Luminarias (Special Events)

    • Fri., Dec. 1, 6-7 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 17, 6-7 p.m. Free

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