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LCM Back To School Backpack Giveaway and More Events in San Antonio!

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What’s up San Antonio! August is officially in full swing and there’s no slowing down now. If you’re searching for exciting events this weekend, you’ve come to just the right place!

From foodie events to back to school parties, family-friendly events, and spooky outing, this weekend is JAM PACKED. Want to know the best part? We do this every week! So sit back, relax, and let UNATION do the rest.

Let’s go ahead and check out the best things to do in San Antonio this weekend!

The time has finally come. Parents and kids are getting ready for the start of a new school year! Let’s end the summer with a bang, shall we?

Here’s what you can expect: a fun-filled family day with backpack giveaways full of all sorts of school supplies, a car and truck show, a kids zone, live music, door prizes, and plenty of vendors to help make this school year a breeze! There will also be food vendors with food available for purchase, so make a day of it with the fam!

This FREE event is the perfect way to end the summer and prepare for the new school year.

Event Details
🗓 AUG 17 | 1PM–5PM
📍 Rosedale Park

Ruh-Roe! Things are getting spooky in the city. We all know our city is full of history and the fact that it was founded in the early 1700s, you can only imagine how many people walked those hallowed grounds.

Stroll through San Antonio’s oldest operating cemetery as you learn about some strange facts of The Alamo City. The walking tour will last 1 hour and 15 minutes and all ages are welcome.

Check this out, with the tour you will also get a chance to learn some basics of ghost hunting and communication! You’ll leave full of spooks and knowledge of San Antonio’s past.   

Event Details
🗓 AUG 16 | 6:30PM–8:30PM
📍 San Antonio City Cemetery #1

3. 2019 Texas Trophy Hunters Extravaganza

What the buck?! The original Texas hunting show is back and going to be bigger and better than ever. If you’re from Texas, there is a 100% chance you hunt or at least know of someone who does. Give them a call, because they will want to come out and see this!

You’ll find only the best in camo gear, blinds, game calls, feeders, and ATV’s. Don’t miss the out on the word premier outdoor outfitters and guide all under one roof! This is the granddaddy of all hunting shows. Check out the ticket prices here!

Event Details
🗓 AUG 16–18 | 3PM–8PM | 9AM–7PM | 10AM–5PM
📍 Freeman Exposition Hall

Looks like we’re headed to Scranton, PA for a night full of Bears, Beets, and Battlestar Galactica. Yes, we know identity theft is not a joke, but sometimes you just got to roll with the punches, do what Dwight would do!

Think you know all there is to know about Dunder Mifflin Paper Company and their employees? Well, brush up on your fun facts and head out to the Hangar to put you and your team’s skills to the test! Who knows, maybe you’ll be at the next Dundies to claim your award!      

Event Details
🗓 AUG 15 | 7PM–9PM
📍 The Hangar

Ranger Creek is bringing Germany right to our back porch, or their back porch rather. Enjoy delicious Brats from Bubbas’s Brat Haus food truck and pair them with authentic cold German beers. Doesn’t get much better than that! 

Ranger Creek will be pouring their Munich Helles-style San Antonio Lager, Love Struck Hefeweizen and of course their seasonal Oktoberfest! *Que the mouthwatering*

Although you must be 21+, kids and pets are always welcome under parent supervision. 

Event Details
🗓 AUG 17 | 5PM–9PM
📍 Ranger Creek Brewing & Distilling

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Hayley Dobbs

Hayley Dobbs

Hayley 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 to our text and email, and follow us on social!