28 San Antonio artists and makers you should be following on Instagram right now

San Antonio has a vibrant art scene — as evidenced by the full slate of monthly exhibitions at First Friday and Second…

By San Antonio Current Staff

@andykillustration
Andy K’s neon-infused art and comics have a psychedelic flair. 
Photo via Instagram / andykillustration
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25 signs you're too puro San Antonio for your own good

San Antonians have well-documented quirks when it comes to the food, culture, music and entertainment we love. When we're all-in for that…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Your craving for Lucas is so uncontrollable you've actually snorted lines of it. 
Photo by Sanford Nowlin
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The 25 unwritten rules of San Antonio

San Antonio's a city with its own attitude and its own culture. And San Antonians — at least the ones who stick…

By San Antonio Current Staff

It's acceptable to refer to any place that serves cold beer as an "ice house."
Photo via Instagram / tonyssiesta
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25 puro San Antonio Halloween costumes to try out this year

If you're still waffling on what kind of costume to wear for Halloween this year, let us suggest taking a homegrown approach.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

La Llorona
When it comes to scary San Antonio lore, nothing beats La Llorona. Prepare to frighten everyone you meet. 
Photo via Instagram / makeupbyanaisv
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9 San Antonio street artists you should be following on Instagram

San Antonio is home to kickass street artists. Their vibrant murals can be found all over the city, including the St. Mary's…

By San Antonio Current Staff

@rmhworks
In addition to painting the vivid designs covering St. Mary’s wine bar Little Death, Rudy Marco Herrera recently completed a massive mural on the downtown Kress building. 
Photo via Instagram / rmhworks
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Twitter users react to San Antonio's biggest snowstorm in 36 years

San Antonio just got the most snow it's seen since 1985, and between the icy roads, surprisingly deep snowdrifts and rolling blackouts,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Twitter users react to San Antonio's biggest snowstorm in 36 years
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The blue wave didn't come to Texas, and Twitter users are in their feelings

While the 2020 presidential election is still up in the air, we do know one thing: the hoped-for blue wave all but…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The blue wave didn't come to Texas, and Twitter users are in their feelings
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Twitter savagely reacts to Donald Trump's coronavirus diagnosis

Late Thursday, the web erupted when Donald Trump tweeted that he and his wife Melania had tested positive for COVID-19. With over…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Twitter savagely reacts to Donald Trump's coronavirus diagnosis
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San Antonio Spurs Fans Mourn the End of the Team's 22-Season Playoff Streak

The Silver and Black have been making it to the playoffs for so long, it had started to feel like a given. But…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Fans React to the End of the Spurs' Long-Running Playoffs Streak
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Recipes for Classic San Antonio Foods That You Can Make at Home

These days, a lot of San Antonians are making the smart call to hunker down to slow the COVID-19 pandemic. But just…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Earl Abel's Coconut Meringue Pie
This copycat recipe is chock-full of coconut flavor.
Find the recipe here.
Photo via Instagram/  earlabels_restaurant
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SA Spurs Coach Popovich Rips Trump a New One and Twitter Is Here For It

Though it's far from the first time the San Antonio Spurs' beloved Coach Gregg Popovich has gone off on Trump, Pop really…

By San Antonio Current Staff

SA Spurs Coach Popovich Rips Trump a New One and Twitter Is Here For It
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30 essential San Antonio taco joints open right now

Is there anything more quintessentially San Antonio than starting your day with a taco or two? We think not. But, hey, tacos…

By Nina Rangel

Taco House
6307 San Pedro Ave, (210) 341-3136, facebook.com/tacohousesa
Another contender in the puffy taco arena, Taco House on San Pedro is known for their fresh tortillas and hearty fajitas. Call the restaurant to place your take-out or curbside order, or find them on Grubhub. 
Photo via Instagram /  
cheatdayswithjojo
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San Antonio's Most Relatable Tweets About Fiesta Being Postponed

Missing Fiesta? We are too. Here's how locals are coping — or not — with the fact that San Antonio's favorite excuse…

By San Antonio Current Staff

San Antonio's Most Relatable Tweets About Fiesta Being Postponed
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32 Ways San Antonians Are Kicking Ass During the Coronavirus Pandemic

It looks like San Antonio may be sheltering in place for the rest of the month — if not longer — to…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The San Antonio Food Bank leading the charge to keep local families fed.
Photo Courtesy of San Antonio Food Bank
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All the Best Tweets About San Antonio's Coronavirus Lockdown

When San Antonio and Bexar County were ordered to shelter in place this week, it was only a matter of time before…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Best Tweets About the San Antonio Lockdown
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The Most Puro Things That Happened in San Antonio This Decade

While we may not have noted every single puro thing that's happened in San Antonio over the last 10 years, we've highlighted…

By San Antonio Current Staff

People may not want to admit it, but "fight at Chacho's" absolutely screams San Antonio. Read more here.
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All the Puro People We Saw at the 2019 Fideo Loco Festival

The third annual Fideo Loco Festival & Cook-Off brought the puro event to Alamo Beer for a day of every local's throwback…

By San Antonio Current Staff

All the Puro People We Saw at the 2019 Fideo Loco Festival
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25 Relevant Halloween Costumes San Antonians Should Consider This Year

Undecided as to what you should dress up as for Halloween this year? Fear not. With a few evergreen ideas, here are…

By San Antonio Current Staff

La Llorona
Want something spooky? Prepare to scare the shit out of everyone with your La Llorona costume.
Photo via Instagram / makeupbyanaisv
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Iconic Foods That Define San Antonio

San Antonio may not yet be considered a widely-recognized food destination, bug we can safely say that we know how to eat.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Chicken-on-a-stick
Fiesta favorite chicken-on-a-stick is basically the supreme food booth snack from all of Fiesta. San Antonians look forward to eating it all year, and usually commemorate their first chicken-on-a-stick of the season with a selfie. It’s inspired chicken-on-a-stick necklaces, earrings, stickers and more from local designers, and has appeared on menus across SA so folks can get their fix. Thank goodness for that.
Photo via Instagram / ssharpe31
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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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30 Fiesta Events Every San Antonian Should Go to At Least Once

Anyone who's lived in San Antonio for more than a few years has probably attended a Fiesta party or two. But for…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Gabriella Pawelek

Cornyation
$15-$45, Tue. April 23 - Fri. April 26, 7pm and 10pm, Majestic Theater, 226 E Houston St fiestacornyation.com
If you’re not sure what Cornyation in, let this be an introduction: their fans are called Corn Holes. Self-described as “cheap, raunchy, and ready to party,” Cornyation is kind of like a satirical review of current and local affairs. We mean events, not who’s getting with who, of course. With Cornyation, who knows.
Photo via Instagram / fiestacornyation
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25 Last-minute San Antonio Date Ideas That Don't Suck

Whether you’re having a late Valentine’s date or having a date night on the fly, here are some last-minute date ideas that…

By San Antonio Current Staff, Gabriella Pawelek

Snack on raspas (and all your favorite puro snacks) at Las Nieves
Multiple locations, lasnievesfruitcups.com
It doesn’t get more puro than kissing your date even if they’ve got Frito breath.
Photo via Instagram / eat_intheheartoftexas
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