All the best colorful moments from San Antonio's 2021 Diwali celebration

San Antonio's annual Diwali festival took place Saturday night at Hemisfair, and it was a gorgeous sight to behold. The festival, celebrated…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the best colorful moments from San Antonio's 2021 Diwali celebration
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Colorful Moments From San Antonio's Diwali 2019

If you missed this year's Diwali, don't fret. It happens every year and gets better and better! Here are some of the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Colorful Moments From San Antonio's Diwali 2019
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Colorful Moments from San Antonio's Diwali

In its eighth year, Diwali: Festival of Lights was bigger and better than ever before. Since its inception in 2009, the festival…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Colorful Moments from San Antonio's Diwali
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Where to Find San Antonio's Most Authentic Indian Restaurants

Diwali may only come once a year, but there's plenty of San Antonio spots to find authentic and delicious Indian fare all…

By San Antonio Current Staff

India Palace
8474 Fredericksburg Road, (210) 692-5262, indiapalacesatx.com
Go for the chicken saagwala and a bowl of tomato coconut soup. Just make sure to leave room for mango malwa (ice cream) for dessert.
Photo via Instagram, jtbrannigram
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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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34 Delightful Photos of Diwali at La Villita

11/14/2015 Photos by B. Kay Richter

By San Antonio Current Staff

34 Delightful Photos of Diwali at La Villita
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