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What to do this weekend in San Antonio: Cornyval makes its return

Here’s your weekly roundup of all the main native happenings because the climate warms again up and the solar re-emerges…

SAN ANTONIO —

Discover the subsequent addition to your property’s partitions on the McNay

Dealers from Santa Fe, New York, California and elsewhere can be in San Antonio this weekend for the return of the McNay Print Fair, the place artworks starting from “old master prints to contemporary drawings and photography” can be accessible for buy. 2022 marks the twenty sixth year of the honest, which touts itself as the one occasion of its type in Texas.

When:  Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday from midday to 5 p.m. 

Cost: Free with normal museum admission; buy tickets here.

Where: McNay Art Museum (6000 North New Braunfels Ave.).

Unless your internal corn fanatic at Cornyval

Are you prepared for the corn-lovin’, carnival-goin’, cornhole-tossin’ time of your life?

The premier Hill Country competition Cornyval returns this weekend, bringing meals, household enjoyable, and humanities and crafts to Helotes whereas paying tribute to historic corn harvests. It additionally features as a fundraiser for native nonprofits. 

When: Thursday via Sunday; gates open at 5 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, and at 11 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. 

Cost: $10 for Thursday admission, $20 for Saturday and Sunday admission, free on Sunday. Buy tickets here. 

Where: 12210 Leslie Road in Helotes, Texas

Latina American heritage meets household enjoyable at Día de los Niños

Saturday marks the worldwide celebration Día del Niño, and San Antonio is becoming a member of in on the festivities. 

El Día de los Niños, organized by Somos Cultura y Mas, is a free-to-attend cultural competition the place children may have an opportunity to interact with Latina American artwork, together with crafts, folklorico dance or the binding of books “using techniques of the ancient Aztecs.” And ensure that to get there in time for the kids’s parade, which kicks off at 10 a.m.

When: Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Where: Plaza Guadalupe (1327 Guadalupe St.). 

Soak in the reside Disney magic

What’s the one factor higher than becoming a member of Moana, Olaf and Miguel on their fantastical adventures? Joining the fashionable Disney icons on ice.

The touring “Disney On Ice” extravaganza arrives on the Alamodome this weekend, placing a balletic, majestic spin on acquainted big-screen tales (relaxation assured: Ariel, Cinderella and Belle may also make appearances). The present sometimes runs between 90 minutes and two hours, together with an intermission. 

When: Thursday via Sunday, with performances at varied occasions. 

Cost: Tickets begin at $20; buy here.

Where: The Alamodome (100 Montana St.). 

What else it’s best to know: Alamodome employees are recommending that each one guests had been masks as a precaution. 

Dance the night time away with a tribute to the ‘60s

San Antonio-born singer Nina Diaz, together with different native teams, will assist flip again the clock for a night of retro tunes from ‘60s artists. Vendors will also be on hand selling “furniture, art, jewelry and clothing inspired by the times.” And, of course, you’re extremely inspired to put on your finest, brightly coloured ‘60s attire.

When: Saturday, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Peacock Alley (110 Broadway). 

Plus…

The San Antonio Botanical Garden’s ongoing sculpture show “Rooted” is the inspiration behind this weekend’s DIY class, permitting guests an opportunity to create (and indulge in) their very own ginger ceviche dishes. Sign up forward of time here

Dozens of native artists will exhibit their work as soon as once more in the second weekend of the “On and Off Fredericksburg Road Studio Tour,” that includes artwork, musical performances and poetry readings. Also…can your pup pull off a Captain America swimsuit? This weekend’s Barkitecture San Antonio goes past the competition of discovering the most effective doghouse to additionally give out awards for the most effective superhero-themed canine costume. 

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