Fiesta & the City of San Antonio

Fiesta and the City

Fiesta® San Antonio and the City of San Antonio are closely interlinked. Scholars have said that the history of the festival reflects the history of the city. But there’s much more. City police are involved in Fiesta in many ways, including parades. The 100 nonprofit organizations that put on Fiesta events are located throughout the … Read more

Economic Impact of Fiesta San Antonio

fiesta san Antonio economic impact

During Fiesta 2007 the Fiesta San Antonio Commission hired an outside contractor to conduct an economic impact study. Intercept interviews were done at six major Fiesta events. Surveyors asked questions about: How much people had spent at an event. How far they had come. Demographic information. The results were compiled, and the information showed that … Read more

Charitable Impact of Fiesta San Antonio

Every official Fiesta event that takes place during Fiesta each April is sponsored by a local nonprofit or military organization. Fiesta never ends because those groups are giving back to their neighbors throughout the year. Below are some of the ways Fiesta impacts San Antonio and our local non-profits. Scholarships Many of the Fiesta Commission’s … Read more

About Fiesta® San Antonio – Mission, History & Events

Fiesta SA

Mission The Fiesta® San Antonio Commission Inc. is a nonprofit, volunteer, self-supporting organization that plans, promotes, coordinates, and preserves Fiesta® San Antonio through the support of its Participating Member Organizations in presenting a safe, educational, annual celebration of the diverse heritage, culture and spirit of San Antonio for its residents and visitors. What is Fiesta … Read more

29Apr San Jose Missionfest

Time (Sunday) 10:30 am – 11:00 pm CST Location Mission San Jose Church 701 E Pyron Ave, San Antonio, TX 78214 Event Details Celebrating 17 years as an Official Fiesta Event! MissionFest has been a Southside tradition for generations and represents a variety of activities that attract numerous families and visitors year after year. An estimated … Read more

28apr Fiesta Flambeau® Parade – 70th anniversary

Time (Saturday) 6:45 pm – 10:00 pm CST Location Parade Route E Grayson & Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78205 Event Details The 2018 Fiesta Flambeau® Parade will celebrate its 70th anniversary with “Three Centuries…One City” as the Parade theme. It is the largest illuminated night parade and the highlight of Fiesta®. The Fiesta Flambeau® Parade continues to … Read more

28Apr King William Fair

Time (Saturday) 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Location King William Historic District 122 Madison St, San Antonio, TX 78204 Event Details The King William Fair is a family fair with art and craft vendors, live music and dance on five stages, food and beverage booths, a Kids Kingdom play area and a small but quirky … Read more

28Apr Fiesta® Pooch Parade

Time (Saturday) 7:45 am – 11:00 am CST Location Alamo Heights Swimming Pool 250 Viesca St, San Antonio, TX 78209 Event Details Calling all pooches!! There’s nothing better than spending a Saturday morning with your favorite human on a 2.6 mile walk through the tree-lined streets of Alamo Heights. Therapy Animals of San Antonio proudly presents … Read more

27Apr 10th Street River Festival

Time (Friday) 12:00 pm – 12:30 am CST Location VFW Post 76 on the Riverwalk 10 10th Street, San Antonio, Texas 78215 Event Details Make our festival your family event for Fiesta 2018! Thanks to the Museum Reach improvements on the San Antonio River, the 10th Street River Festival has truly lived up to its name. Enjoy … Read more