21 cool things to do in the San Antonio area when it's hot AF outside

We're getting to that time of year when it feels too hot to do anything. Sure, the AC is great at home, but…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Tube the Comal River
Various Entry Points, New Braunfels, playinnewbraunfels.com/tube-in-new-braunfels
There’s a reason tubing down the Comal is considered a Texan rite of passage. The cool waters of this river in New Braunfels are perfect for a leisurely float while you sip a refreshing beverage. Just make sure to double check the rules before you go.
Photo via Instagram / 3104suntx
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We got a sneak preview of San Antonio Botanical Garden's Lightscape holiday display

A new festive event is making its Texas debut at the San Antonio Botanical Garden this year — and we got a…

By San Antonio Current Staff

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Photos from the Monarch and Pollinator Festival at San Antonio's Legacy and Confluence parks

People gathered Saturday for San Antonio's sixth annual Monarch Butterfly and Pollinator Festival, which returned this year as an in-person event. Here…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Photos from the Monarch and Pollinator Festival at San Antonio's Legacy and Confluence parks
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26 kid-friendly San Antonio spots where parents can get a damn drink

Sometimes it seems like the stress never ends, and on top of that many of us are trying to keep the kids…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The Cove
606 W Cypress St, (210) 227-2683, thecove.us
If you’re looking for quirky, stop here. You’ll stop in for food and drinks and to let the little ones run around, but on your way out, feel free to do a load of laundry at their laundromat or wash your car at their car wash.
Photo via Instagram / austinadw88
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25 cool things to do in and around San Antonio when it's hot AF outside

San Antonio has plenty of fun to offer, but it can be hard to leave the house on hot days. You know,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Make a splash at a local water park
If you want to amp up the fun while cooling down in the water, head to one of the area’s water parks for a rip roarin’ good time. You can stay in town and visit Six Flags Fiesta Texas’ White Water Bay or Sea World's Aquatica, or drive up to Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels.
Photo via Instagram / sixflagsfiestatexas
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Catch These Three Can't-Miss Exhibitions at San Antonio Museums Before They're Gone

As we tumble into December, it's not just the decade that's coming to a close – three major exhibitions at the San…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Kelly Nelson

Alexandra Exter: Lighting design for a tragedy, 1928 
Gouache, graphite, and ink on paper 
Photo courtesy of the McNay Art Museum
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25 Free Ways to Have Fun in San Antonio this Week (8/14-8/20)

Looking to have some fun but stuck to a strict budget? Here are some of our picks of free ways enjoy yourself…

By San Antonio Current Staff

 Blues In The Garden 
    
    Thu., Aug. 17, 7-10 p.m., Jingu House at the Japanese Tea Garden, Brackenridge Park, 3853 N. St. Mary's
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15 Kid-friendly Spots where Parents Can Grab a Drink

When you have kids, it's not always easy to escape for a casual drink and some time out. To help with that,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

 The Cove
    606 W. Cypress St., (210) 227-2683
    The Cove just might be the most popular family-friendly hangout in San Antonio, and we can definitely see why. With a great playground area for the kids, food, live music and an extensive beer selection, there's no way you could have a bad night if you're at this place.
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