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4th of July Fireworks & Festivities in San Antonio

Wow—there is no shortage of Independence Day celebrations in and around San Antonio! Just look at the list below with 22 events so far. We’ve included a lot of smaller events taking place in the Hill Country and surrounding area if you’re up for a quick road trip. If we’ve missed any good ones, feel […]

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Pearsall Park: The Hardberger Park of the Southside

Pearsall Park, located on the city’s southwest side at 4700 Old Pearsall Road, is now open! It’s what I would call the “Hardberger Park of the Southside.” Hardberger Park is 300 acres as is Brackenridge Park, making Pearsall Park one of the largest public parks in San Antonio with more than 500 acres of park […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for June

Thank you to everyone who participated in our recent survey and let us know what you’d like to see in the coming editions of our event roundups. We’re going through the results and will have something new for you next month. Keep an eye out for the changes! Summer is here, and you can bet San Antonio […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for March

Wildflowers are popping up, and Spring Break is nearly here. There is no shortage of events this month—just look at March 5th alone! Seriously?! Plenty of venues are hosting free or almost free events for the kiddos March 14-18. Be safe and have tons of fun! Don’t forget to download the Free Admission at SA Museums—PDF. […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for the Month of February

We’re changing things up again! The San Antonio Scoop is moving from a weekly listing to a monthly collection of free and paid family- and kid-friendly events. We’ll also be adding more listings to our events calendar, which is always available at the link in the main drop-down menu above. Scroll over “Events” and then […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for January 29–February 4

We made it through the first month of 2016. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for spring. I’m not a cold weather person (though I guess it hasn’t been too cold this winter). Alas, we’ve got February ahead, which usually brings cold temperatures to this area. We’ve got some events highlighting different cultures […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for January 22–28

As you might have noticed, I often turn the the San Antonio Public Library when I’m looking for more events to add to the Scoop on weeks that are a little less event-filled. This is one of those weeks, but I’m excited about this new series Symphony Musicians at SAPL. Be sure to check out the […]

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How Do You Set Your Table?: Universal Lessons from a Muslim-American Woman

Last December I had the pleasure of attending Women in the World at the St. Anthony Hotel. The program is presented by Tina Brown Live Media in association with The New York Times. Let me first say: this post encompasses some difficult subjects. Yet, these difficult subjects are reality for mothers and every individual walking this green earth. As mothers, […]

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San Antonio Scoop: Family Fun in the Alamo City for January 8–14

I guess the holidaze are officially over? Kids are heading back to school, and regular work schedules begin again. Slowly but surely we’re getting back in the groove. The event calendar is also starting to fill up again. How about a snow day? If you’re up for a drive, the Hill Country Science Mill has […]

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