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Culture Meets Fun at the Annual Asian Festival on Saturday, February 4!

Alamo City Moms Blog is thrilled to partner with the Institute of Texan Cultures to bring you information on the annual Asian Festival that takes place in early February. In its 30th year, the Asian Festival brings together this city’s thriving Asian communities, giving San Antonians the chance to discover Asia and celebrate the Chinese New […]

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New and exciting things coming to San Antonio in 2017 and beyond | Alamo City Moms Blog

New and Exciting Things Coming to San Antonio in 2017 and Beyond

We already love San Antonio, and it seems like it’s getting better all the time. To share our excitement, here is a list of shops, restaurants, attractions, and more that are coming to San Antonio in 2017 and beyond. Retail Bookshelves, bedrooms, toys, meatballs…what has inspired you to drive a hundred miles to Round Rock, […]

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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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Día de los Muertos in San Antonio: Celebrating Those Who Have Passed On

You might have noticed catrinas and sugar skulls everywhere lately. That’s because Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is on November 2. Celebrations generally begin on November 1 for Día de los Inocentes, a day to honor children and infants who have passed away. Originating in Mexico, the holidays are a blending of Aztec and Catholic […]

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Mad Hatter’s Bash: Everything You Need to Know About Moms’ Night Out 2016

On Saturday, November 5, Alamo City Moms Blog—in partnership with University Health System—will host our fourth annual Moms' Night Out event at the San Antonio Central Library. If you've attended one of our MNO events, you know that an amazing night is being planned and we want you to have all the details. If you haven't had the pleasure yet [...]
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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to October

Y'all remember how October is always a busy month? It's seriously no joke. So let's skip the small talk and get to filling in our calendars, shall we? I'm already double- and triple-booked! OCT 1-7OCT 8-14OCT 15-21OCT 22-28OCT 29-31OngoingOCT 1-7 Saturday, October 1 SAAMOM's Children's Clothing and Equipment Sale, 8:00 A.M.–12:00 P.M. at Crown of [...]
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2016 Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions Coming to San Antonio

Alamo City Moms Blog is thrilled to partner with the AT&T Center to bring you information on the Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions making its way to San Antonio. Like many families across the nation, I was glued to the television during the 2016 Olympics women’s gymnastics competition. With movements that seemed to defy gravity, Team USA’s […]

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San Antonio Scoop: A Mom’s Guide to September

Congratulations! The back-to-school season has commenced, and we're all still standing. As you and your family settle into your routine, San Antonio has plenty in store. September is sort of like the calm before the fall festival season. Hispanic Heritage Month also kicks off in the middle of the month with Diez y Seis de Septiembre. [...]
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Better than Olive Garden: A Guide to Finding Italian Food in San Antonio

It's been nine years since my husband and I moved to San Antonio. In that time, we've sampled tacos al pastor from La Gloria, enjoyed brisket from Rudy's, and drank our fair share of aguas frescas. But in these nine years, we've struggled to find the Italian food we missed while living on the East [...]
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Summer Grand Tour of San Antonio Public Library Branches

This summer, my kids and I are participating in the Mayor’s Summer Reading Club at the San Antonio Public Library. We’ve done the program for several years in a row, but this year we are raising the bar. Our goal is to not just read the requisite number of books, but also enjoy the events that are part […]

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