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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to July Events

Jam-packed with summer fun for kiddos of all ages— Unlimited exploration of our amazing city! Lots of free and cheap brain-building and family-nurturing opportunities— You're gonna love all your options this month! July 1–2July 3–9July 10–16July 17–23July 24–31OngoingJuly 1–2 Saturday, July 1 Lots of Independence Day celebrations start this weekend. Check out ACMB's annual 4th of [...]
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4th of July Fireworks & Festivities in San Antonio

Fireworks and barbecues, parades and patriotism. During my childhood, I spent many 4th of July holidays in Comfort, TX (just a quick drive up I-10), taking part in their small-town parade and celebration in the park. The list below includes events in San Antonio and surrounding areas where you can make your own family memories. Have yourself […]

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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to June Events

Congratulations—you've made it! Summer is upon us and there is plenty to keep the kiddos busy this first month of summer. I'm always amazed at the variety of events. This month there are movies being shown everywhere and lots of outdoor options, as well as free showings at Santikos Theatres.  June 1–4June 5–11June 12–18June 19–25June 26–30OngoingJune [...]
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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to May

Hooray—it's May! Crank up the A/C and grab you water bottle! Am I right?! Outdoor movie season is practically year-round in San Antonio, but I'd say it officially kicks off this month with a lot of screenings popping up around town. You can check the full schedule on Slab Cinema's website. May 1–6May 7–13May 14–20May [...]
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Recycling Tips & Tricks for Busy Families

Swag (reusable bags made from plastic bottles, a pencil made from recycled newspapers, and the 2016 Service Guide) from a recent Earth Day is Every Day workshop with the San Antonio Parks & Recreation and Solid Waste Management departments.   Moms, we all know we generally have a million things to do, dates to remember, [...]
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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to March Events

March is packed with events! And I suspect with Spring Break right around the corner, even more events will be popping up. Be sure to check back for updates. This month we've also included several fun events worth checking out in surrounding towns. Let's get outside, explore a new-to-you part of town, and enjoy the diversity of [...]
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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to January

Hello 2017! Time to start anew. ACMB wishes you a Happy New Year! We've rounded up a fun selection of activities and events that will get you connected to nature, art, performances, community, and more. Please let us know of any similar events we should know about! We're always searching for new and interesting opportunities for [...]
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Family-friendly New Year’s Eve Celebrations in San Antonio

It’s finally here—2017. The year we thought would never come! Be sure to check out some of the new-to-us events we’ve rounded up this year. There’s quite a variety, from indoor to outdoor, family-friendly to kids-only, and even some opportunities to get creative. Of course, San Antonio’s most well-known New Year’s Eve festivity takes place downtown at Hemisfair […]

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Choose and Cut Your Own: Christmas Tree Farms in San Antonio and the Hill Country

Everyone seems more than ready to start the holiday season early this year, for good reason. It’s been a rough year. I’ve actually seen a few Christmas trees already shining through the living room windows of local houses! However, I’m betting most of us are waiting to get through Thanksgiving before filling our house with pine needles. So […]

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2016 Guide to Holiday Events in San Antonio

The holidays are upon us and we’ve got you covered. This weekend kicks off the holiday season, and there's no looking back. Our event guide includes holiday musical and theatrical performances, seasonal eats, Hanukkah events, live nativity scenes, downtown festivities, Hill Country happenings, and more. Plus, given our winter weather is often pleasant, there are [...]
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