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Mardi Gras Fun and More Stuff to Do in San Antonio This Weekend

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San Antonio, it’s a fun and jam-packed celebration Weeknd ahead with cheat meals galore due to Super Bowl Sunday and we’re definitely blinded by the lights or those big steaks from The Winchester!

Not to mention we’ll be celebrating Mardi Gras all February long with our friends at SeaWorld San Antonio and eating all the shrimp po-boys and wild rice!

Want to know what else is going on? Keep scrolling to find out! We have events for the whole family to enjoy, there are always tons of FUN  Stuff to Do in San Antonio!

Reminder: Due to COVID-19, we understand there’s not as much going on as normal in our city. But not to worry, there are still plenty of  Stuff  to Do In San Antonio This Weekend that can be done while social distancing. Be sure to double-check for any updates at events and venues before making plans to head out.

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1. Make & Take: A Cheese & Charcuterie Board

Want to impress your family and friends with your sophisticated tastes? During this pandemic, nothing says “I’m an adult” better than by baking your own sourdough bread and wowing everyone with your Charcuterie skills! Super Bowl Sunday and Valentine’s Day are upon us and this is your chance to shine!

Our friends at Central Market will show you the ins and outs of cheese, salami, and yummy accompaniments like olives and peanuts to make an amazing charcuterie board presentation! Trust us the possibilities are endless! Don’t forget the crackers and honey spread!

Plus, you’ll get to sip on some delicious wine as you prepare a masterpiece to take home! You’ll be so proud!

Please keep in mind: “Due to limited space in our Cooking Schools, paid registration for the class is limited to one person/one house or two people/one house.” Safety precautions will take place to keep everyone safe. This class will be for ages 21 and up. Cheers!

Event Details
🗓 Feb 5 | 2PM–3:30PM
📍 4821 Broadway

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2. Mardi Gras

Grab your friends and come meet ours too!! Because the SeaWorld gang is waiting for you to celebrate Fat Tuesday all month long and they’ve got your beads waiting! 

Mardi Gras in New Orleans is something out of this world and SeaWorld San Antonio will try their best to bring this special experience safely to you! With amazing live music and extravagant costumes to go along with the theme! 

Plus, who can forget about the delicious Creole and Cajun-inspired food? From po-boy sandwiches to jambalaya, and who can forget those yummy beignets?! We’d like extra powder sugar on ours, please!

Event Details
🗓 Feb 6 | 9AM–4PM
📍 10500 Sea World Dr

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3. Alamo Round Up

Yeehaw!! It’s almost that special time of the year in San Antonio when the Rodeo comes into town. In celebration AND preparation, The Alamo will be hosting a virtual and in-person Cowboy-themed day for everyone to enjoy!

Giddy up because you don’t want to miss this spectacular event where you’ll get to learn about how Cowboys lived and survived back in the day. How they cooked, branded animals, and the types of weapons they used for survival purposes.

Please keep in mind that no registration or links are needed for this virtual event. All videos of this interesting and historic program will be posted on their Facebook page throughout the day.

Events on the Alamo grounds will comply with both state and local COVID-19 laws. Masks must be worn at all times, both inside and outside. Social distancing is highly encouraged even within parties to keep everyone feeling safe. BRB, shining my boots to meet you there!

Event Details
🗓 Feb 6 | 9AM–4PM
📍 Virtually Anywhere | 300 Alamo Plaza

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4. Super Bowl 55 Party

The best Weeknd is upon us; we know it’s been worth it and we know you’ve earned it! Yes, Super Bowl Sunday is here! It’s our favorite time of the new year because we’ve been so good with our diets, which means we get to have a massive cheat day with some great entertainment!

This year the two teams heading off face to face at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay Florida will be the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers! The Halftime show is always our favorite part and this year The Weeknd will be performing! I feel the excitement coming and we’re definitely taking it step by step!

Where to watch from home?

If you’re in the mood to be out and about, then head on over to The Winchester Alamo Heights for the SuperBowl 55 PARTY! You’ll get to safely socialize, have fun and eat some great food! Pre-Game as you enjoy the awesome drink specials, plus there will be giveaways too! Don’t forget, steak goes great with football and the game will be played on ALL screens! We’ll see you there!

Event Details
🗓 Feb 7 | 5:30PM-10:30PM
📍 5148 Broadway

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5. The Healing Arts Festival & Market

Are you in the market for some beautiful crystals and gemstones that hold a double purpose but don’t know where to go? Yes, you read that right. Double purpose because not only are certain crystals and stones helpful AND healing, but they also make amazing decoration pieces too! 

If you answered yes and are interested in any of these below, then head on over to The Healing Arts Festival & Market at the Hilton Garden Inn San Antonio – Live Oak Conference Central.

  • Artisans
  • Craft makers
  • Jewelry
  • Art
  • Aura Photos
  • Native American Artistry along with Holistic and Organic Products
  • Practitioners
  • Astrology
  • Numerology
  • Reiki
  • Reflexology

Shopping local helps not only our economy in San Antonio but it also supports our local artists, vendors, and wellness practitioners. 

Admission and parking are free, and please don’t forget your face masks. We’ll definitely see you there because we’re in the market for some new Rose Quartz pieces just in time for Valentine’s Day to help promote more self-love.

Event Details
🗓 Feb 7 | 11AM–6PM
📍 8101 Pat Booker Road

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Before You Go...

We know not everyone is ready to be out and about just yet, and we encourage you to do what is best for yourself and your family during this time.  

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Samantha Sanchez

Samantha Sanchez

Samantha is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do near you, subscribe for updates and follow be sure to follow us on social!