All the fun-loving San Antonio folks we saw at the opening night of NIOSA 2022

A Night in Old San Antonio (NIOSA) is one of Fiesta's defining events, packing thousands of revelers into La Villita to celebrate…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the fun-loving San Antonio folks we saw at the opening night of NIOSA 2022
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San Antonio painter Yolix Luna's stylish home is still on the market, and it includes some of her art

Last August, visual artist Yolix Luna, owner of the Muñescas, Etc. shops at La Villita, put her 1960s-era home on the market for…

By San Antonio Current Staff

San Antonio painter Yolix Luna's stylish home is still on the market, and it includes some of her art
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The oldest things in San Antonio

San Antonio was established in 1718, and 13 years later, it became the first chartered civil settlement in present-day Texas. A lot…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Oldest Hotel: The Menger Hotel
204 Alamo Plaza
Located steps away from the Alamo and built in 1857, the Menger Hotel is considered the oldest continuously operating hotel west of the Mississippi. It’s still a popular destination for travelers thanks to its grand architecture, elegant feel and legendary mango ice cream. 
Photo courtesy of UTSA Libraries Digital Collections
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All the fun-loving folks we saw celebrating St. Patrick's Day on the San Antonio River Saturday

San Antonio's annual St. Patrick's Day River Walk Parade took place Saturday. Revelers gathered to view 12 Irish-themed floats, each carrying entertainers, as…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the fun-loving folks we saw celebrating St. Patrick's Day on the San Antonio River
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The 25 most beautiful places in San Antonio

You know it, and we know it — San Antonio is a beautiful city. Whether you're interested in historic landmarks, swanky eateries…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Denman Estate Park
7735 Mockingbird Ln, sanantonio.gov
Denman Estate Park features a traditional South Korean pavilion, styled similarly to the Gwangju Democracy Bell in South Korea. Gwangju, South Korea and San Antonio, you may be surprised to learn, are sister cities. Denman Estate Park is a beautiful place to visit, not only for the pavilion, but for the pond and garden as well. 
Photo via Instagram / rebekahsantoyo
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The best places in San Antonio to take out-of-towners that aren't the Alamo

Everybody knows about the Alamo and the River Walk, but San Antonio has much more to offer beyond its two most famous…

By San Antonio Current Staff

McNay Art Museum
6000 N. New Braunfels Ave., (210) 824-5368, mcnayart.org
The McNay, opened in 1954 in Marion Koogler McNay’s sprawling Spanish Colonial Revival mansion, proudly presents itself as “the first museum of modern art in Texas.” Greatly expanded in 2008 with the addition of the sleek, 45,000-square-foot Jane and Arthur Stieren Center for Exhibitions, the museum complements its impressive permanent collection of Post-Impressionist paintings, medieval and Renaissance treasures, modernist outdoor sculpture, Southwestern folk art and contemporary Latino prints with both touring and homegrown exhibitions.
Photo by in.her.heart.were.mangroves via Instagram / mcnayart
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A San Antonio home designed by architect O'Neil Ford for the Fox Photo family is now for sale

When the Newton family, the dynasty behind the San Antonio-based Fox Photo chain, hired the firm of O’Neil Ford, one of the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A San Antonio home designed by architect O'Neil Ford for the Fox Photo family is now for sale
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San Antonio painter Yolix Luna is selling this stylish 1960s home — and some of her art is staying

San Antonians may know visual artist Yolix Luna from the colorful paintings she sells at her Muñescas, Etc. shops at La Villita…

By San Antonio Current Staff

San Antonio painter Yolix Luna is selling this stylish 1960s home — and some of her art is staying
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The most anticipated new restaurants coming to San Antonio

Summer is here, San Antonio, and that means local foodies are about to have a slew of new spots at which to…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Up Scale
1024 S. Alamo St., upscalesouthtown.com
Husband-and-wife duo Houston and Emily Carpenter — the minds behind Southtown Instagram sensation Little Em’s Oyster Bar — will open a "sexy" new eatery called Up Scale in the building that once housed brunch and dinner hotspot Feast in Southtown. The new concept, which will serve seafood, steak and sushi, is slated to open this fall.  
Photo via Instagram / upscalesouthtown
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Everyone we saw at the opening night of NIOSA, or A Night in Old San Antonio

A Night in Old San Antonio, or NIOSA, is dependably one of Fiesta's biggest draws. Despite new pandemic-inspired limits on crowd size,…

By Sanford Nowlin

Everyone we saw at the opening night of NIOSA, or A Night in Old San Antonio
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A historic San Antonio home restored by the architect of UTSA's downtown campus is now for sale

Architect Humberto Saldaña is known for big public projects such as UTSA's downtown campus, libraries and government buildings. He's also won accolades…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A historic San Antonio home restored by the architect of UTSA's downtown campus is now for sale
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A midcentury home designed by the architect of San Antonio's Tower of the Americas is for sale

With work including the Tower of the Americas, La Villita and St. Mary's Hall, O'Neil Ford is considered the dean of San…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A midcentury home designed by the architect of San Antonio's Tower of the Americas is for sale
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All the Gorgeous People We Saw at San Antonio Coffee Festival 2020

San Antonio loves coffee, that much is apparent given how the SA Coffee Festival has grown over the years. So of course…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Gorgeous People We Saw at San Antonio Coffee Festival 2020
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All the Boozy People We Saw at the Opening Night of NIOSA 2019

A Night in Old San Antonio draws in thousands of people each year and is one of Fiesta's biggest and most popular…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Boozy People We Saw at the Opening Night of NIOSA 2019
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All the Puro People We Saw at the Second Annual Taco Fest at La Villita

From badass musicians and bands to super talented chefs and of course all of the folks who came out to enjoy it…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Puro People We Saw at the Second Annual Taco Fest at La Villita
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Everyone We Saw at the Annual Festival of India at La Villita

Following a theme of “Cultural Fusion,” this year’s fest brought costumed dance presentations highlighting Bollywood, folk and classical styles, a “Parade of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Everyone We Saw at the Annual Festival of India at La Villita
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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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What You Missed at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Most Puro Music Festival

Is it a music festival with tacos or a taco festival with music? Either way, we had so much fun eating all…

By San Antonio Current Staff

What You Missed at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Most Puro Music Festival
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All the Beautiful People We Saw at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Taco-Fueled Music Festival

Y'all... we had such a blast at the first-ever Taco Fest, where San Antonio's love for every taco under the sun and…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Beautiful People We Saw at Taco Fest, San Antonio's Taco-Fueled Music Festival
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Moments You May Have Missed at Muertos Fest 2017

Dia de los Muertos is one of the most notable holidays in the Mexican culture, one that stays present in San Antonio…

By San Antonio Current Staff

MUERTOS FEST 2017
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20 Things Every San Antonian Needs To Do This Fall

Shoutout to fall for coming through so we don’t sweat every time we leave the house! Celebrate the best way you know…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Explore one of the small towns surrounding San Antonio
Multiple locations
Venture out to Floresville for the town’s peanut festival or maybe out to Devine for a festival dedicated entirely to avocado. Whether you go out for the fair food or just to explore the town square, a day in a quaint town will be the perfect way to unwind and relax.
Photo via Instagram, mayra_r95
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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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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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53 Photos from The Coors Light Free Concert Series

07/21/2015 Photos by Joey Reyes

By San Antonio Current Staff

53 Photos from The Coors Light Free Concert Series
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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

By San Antonio Current Staff

49 Photos from Sunday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration
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100 Photos from Saturday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration

48 Photos from Sunday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration11/01/2014 Photos by Andrew Lopez

By San Antonio Current Staff

100 Photos from Saturday at La Villita's Dia de los Muertos Celebration
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Top 50 Photos from Coffee Fest at La Villita

Photos by J. Ramirez

By San Antonio Current Staff

Top 50 Photos from Coffee Fest at La Villita
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