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Things to Do in San Antonio Weekend Guide

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Happy New Year, San Antonio!!!

Here’s to a fresh start filled with hope, dreams, good health, love, and fun! Cheers to 2022!

It’s finally NYE week and we’re so excited for all the fun stuff going on. Go catch a San Antonio Spurs game with the fam to keep that adrenaline rush in check until the 31st. Maybe you need NYE dinner reservations? Don’t worry, we’ve got you!

UNATION we will continue to bring all the fun activities that you and your family enjoy. Remember that there’s always Things to Do in San Antonio, so keep scrolling!

Reminder: Due to COVID-19, we understand there’s not a lot going on in our city. But don’t worry, there is 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.

It's the FUN suspense for us!

The suspense and anticipation for 2022 are creeping in slowly but surely, and we couldn’t be more excited!

Experience that FUN suspense leading into the New Year at the AT&T Center. Watch our favorite team, the San Antonio Spurs secure those W’s! We always look forward to dunks from Lonnie Walker IV and Devin Vassell, just to name a few. (They’re literally ALL our favorites though.)

In case you weren’t aware, our friends at StubHub always have some of the best prices. Especially if you’re looking for last-minute tickets!

Miami Heat at San Antonio Spurs
🗓 Dec 29 | 7:30pm–9:30pm
📍 AT&T Center
🎟 Starting at $14

NYE Entertainment

New Year’s Eve, Dinnertainment and Free Champagne at Sylver Spoon

Still on the fence about your NYE plans? Don’t want to be rubbing elbows with strangers as you ring in the New Year? How about you make reservations for a delicious 5-course dinner and fun entertainment instead?

Sylver Spoon Dinner Theater will be hosting and celebrating the 4th Spooniversery. The meal itself is something to celebrate, because that Salt-Block Filet Mignon is incredible! The Chocolate Cheesecake? Brilliant! 

Don’t forget about the complimentary champagne at midnight! Also, in case you have any dietary restrictions, they can definitely be accommodated. No babysitter? No problem! There’s also a yummy kids menu available.

Event Details
🗓 Dec 31 | 8:30pm–11:30pm
📍 Sylver Spoon Dinner Theater
🎟 $90

Looking for other ways to Celebrate the New Year?

Events in San Antonio This Weekend

things to do in san antonio central market

Make & Take: A Cheese & Charcuterie Board

Want to impress your friends and family with your sophisticated taste this NYE? Need a refresher course on cheese and everything charcuterie board? No worries, we’ve got you covered!

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 pretzels and strawberry spread!

The whole time you’ll get to sip on some yummy wine as you prepare the masterpiece that you’ll get to take home. It’ll help you get really creative and bring out that WOW factor.

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
🗓 Dec 31 | 1:00pm–2:30pm
📍 Central Market
🎟 $75

Unsure about your January 1st plans? Enjoy a family fun day at Painting With A Twist in New Braunfels. “This is the way” to be creative! Give each other helpful tips on what colors to use, or any pointers to make the painting extra unique! Best part is that you’re allowed to pack snacks and drinks too. Plus, you get to take your masterpiece home!

Did someone say chocolate charcuterie spread and CapriSun? 

Important info: 

  • BYOB (drinks and snacks)
  • 21 and over to drink, all ages can join in on the painting fun! 
  • Want to sit with friends? Pick one name from the group when registering.
  • Online or over-the-phone reservations are best to secure a guaranteed spot. 
  • Payments can be made online with the customer’s consent.

Event Details
🗓 Jan 01 | 12:00pm–1:30pm
📍 Painting with a Twist: New Braunfels
🎟 Starting at $28

Super Saturday Picks

We’re starting the New Year with a bang, excitement, and manifestations!

Make your way to Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex for the New Year Bash! A Mind-Manifesting Dream World will have 20 plus vendors that will offer yummy Holiday food, vintage fashion, and so much more. There will also be 4 hypnotic live performances. Plus, there will also be fun photo booths and tarot card readings that help guide you into a spectacular New Year!

You might need to cure your killer hangover? Drinking definitely helps! Make your way to the New Years Day Brunch & Bloody Mary Bar at Chicken N Pickle – San Antonio. Enjoy a cold one with some good food. Perfect way to start off 2022!

Kiki's Pick

A Mind-Manifesting Dream World

Event Details
🗓 Jan 01 | 5:00pm–1:00am
📍 The Brick at Blue Star
🎟 $15

Sam's Pick

New Years Day Brunch & Bloody Mary Bar

Event Details
🗓 Jan 01 | 6:00pm–9:00pm
📍 Chicken N Pickle
🎟 Menu

Join Our Facebook Group

UNATION San Antonio has finally launched a Facebook Group! It’s going to be an awesome way to interact with one another and become friends. We’ll all be able to share tips, photos, cool finds, and soooo much more about our lovely city San Antonio. See you there! 🥳

More Things to Do in San Antonio

Sunday Funday

We get it. Most of us are all about the “New Year, New Me” vibes but we are on vaca after all. Enjoy one last foodie Sunday Funday before hitting the gym on Monday or getting those steps in

Sunday Brunch at Bistr09 is always so delicious and the pancakes are top-tier. Treat yo self.

Feeling more of a lunch vibe? Head out to Chicken N Pickle for the super fun Cowboys Watch Party! Not a Cowboys fan? Understandable, go enjoy those amazing specials! Did someone say $9 Game Day Nachos and $25 Truly Buckets? (Perfect Sunday Funday.)

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.  

If you’re looking for more events and things to do in San Antonio check out the UNATION website!  There is something there for everyone!  If you want to follow the Stuff to Do in San Antonio gals’ adventures be sure to follow us on InstagramTikTok, and Facebook!

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Samantha Sanchez

Samantha Sanchez

Samantha is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in San Antonio City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the San Antonio area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinSanAntonio on Instagram and Facebook.

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