Everything we saw at the Día de los Muertos celebration in San Antonio's Market Square

San Antonio's Historic Market Square is holding a weekend-long celebration of Día de los Muertos, the centuries-old tradition focused on honoring departed…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everything we saw at the Día de los Muertos celebration in San Antonio's Market Square
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Everyone we saw Friday at San Antonio's Day of the Dead River Parade

On Friday night, 20 decorated barges made a voyage along the San Antonio River Walk as part of the city's celebration of Día de…

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Everyone we saw at San Antonio's Day of the Dead River Parade
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20 fun alternatives to trick or treating in San Antonio this Halloween

Who doesn't love Halloween in San Antonio? There are tons of ways to scare up fun as the cooler weather sets in.…

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Go All Out on Halloween Decor
The 12-foot-tall Home Depot skeleton may be out of stock, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find another way to dial up the spookiness to 11 at home.
Photo by NeONBRAND via Unsplash
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25 Celebrities Buried in Texas

From Texas-born folks who stayed true to their birthplace to those who were dedicated to the Lone Star State at the time…

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Sherman Alexander Hemsley
Hello, childhood – if you’re a retro TV All in the Family or The Jeffersons fan. Sherman Alexander Hemsley was born and raised in South Philadelphia, and is best known for his role as George Jefferson in All in the Family, for which he and his stage family were supporting roles. Soon, the Jeffersons got their own spinoff by the name of The Jeffersons. He was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 2012. His resting place is in his adopted hometown of El Paso in the Fort Bliss National Cemetery. 
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Everyone We Saw at This Year's Dia de los Muertos Festival at La Villita

With the presence of Mexican culture so embedded in San Antonio, it only makes sense that we go all out for Dia…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everyone We Saw at This Year's Dia de los Muertos Festival at La Villita
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Fun Things to Do in San Antonio This Week (11/1-11/7)

From music shows and art installations to festivals and performances, these are all the places you should be this week. Here how…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Thu 11/2 - Sat 11/4, Muertitos Fest
For its 11th annual Muertitos Fest, a culturally relevant celebration of art, life, and death, the staff and students of SAY Sí will be presenting three days of activities/displays including “student art, altars to honor the departed, family folk art workshops, food booths, an artisan mercado as well as live cultural performances highlighting local dancers, musicians and entertainers.” This year’s fest, which takes the Mexican Revolution as its theme, will also include the revealing of two large-scale sculptures created over the summer in collaboration with Colectivo Ultima Hora, a talented team of artists from Mexico City. Proceeds from the opening night of Muertitos Fest, the only day for which there’s a cover charge, will benefit SAY Sí’s efforts to foster students’ “artistic and social skills in preparation for higher educational advancement and professional careers.” Aside from all the student performers and artists, the fest will also features musical performances from talented local acts Chisme, Grupo Frackaso and Chulita Vinyl Club. Free (opening night $35-$40), 7-10:30pm Thu, 6-10pm Fri, noon-4pm Sat, SAY Sí, 1518 S. Alamo St., (210) 212-8666, saysi.org).
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18 Festive Treats in San Antonio to Get You Into the Spooky Spirit

October is enjoyed by many, for just as many different reasons. If you wait all year for pumpkin spice everything, or love…

By San Antonio Current Staff

SA Buñuelo Co.
(210) 835-5137, sabuneloco.com
SA Buñuelo Co. has buñuelos shaped as creepy spiders and webs in purple, green, and orange that are sure to put you in the Halloween spirit. Visit them on Insta to place your order. 
Photo via Instagram, sabunueloco
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46 Photos of Día de los Muertos Altars in La Villita

A fan favorite from the get-go, La Villita’s epic Día de los Muertos Celebration combines a high-stakes altar competition (first place wins…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Medina Valley Spanish 4 AP
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17 Photos of the Dia de los Muertos Altars at Muertos Fest

10/25/2015

By San Antonio Current Staff

17 Photos of the Dia de los Muertos Altars at Muertos Fest
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49 Photos from Sunday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration

100 Photos from Saturday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration  11/02/2014 Photos by Virginia Alaniz

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49 Photos from Sunday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration
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Top 20 Photos from Victoria's Black Swan Inn Dia de los Muertos Ball

Photos by Natasha Riffle

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Top 20 Photos from Victoria's Black Swan Inn Dia de los Muertos Ball
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