San Antonio is known as a fun and lively city that knows how to entertain guests and locals alike. No matter what event is in town, how hot the temperature gets or how many people you have to entertain, here are our 5 go-to fun things to do in San Antonio on the weekend.
San Antonio is the epicenter of Tex-Mex cuisine. It’s the birthplace of the puffy taco, the combo plate and many other Tex-Mex staples that thousands of people enjoy daily. In fact, Tex-Mex was introduced to the public in San Antonio during the 1880s.
Some of the best San Antonio Tex-Mex spots to hit on the weekend include:
- Anthony’s Tex Mex To Go
- Pete’s Tako House
- Teka Molina
- Amaya’s Cocina
- Viva Vegeria
- Lula’s Mexican Cafe
Tejas Rodeo Steakhouse and Saloon
The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo isn’t in town every weekend, but you can still have a rootin’ tootin’ good time at the Tejas Rodeo Steakhouse and Saloon. Throughout much of the year you can visit the venue to enjoy live country and Tejano music as well as delicious barbecue and an exciting rodeo show every Saturday between the months of March and November.
Ride the Attractions at Six Flags Fiesta Texas
Join thousands of others who want to spend their weekend flying through the air, doing loop-de-loops and meeting all the Looney Tunes characters. On the weekends you’ll be treated to additional shows and you’ll have more hours to roam the park. If you only have a day or two to explore Six Flags you may want to invest in the Flash Pass so you can skip the lines.
Excite the Senses at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center
Get a taste of the colorful culture that exemplifies San Antonio at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. The center is renowned for having a full array of artistic expression. You can see paintings, sculptures, dance and music all in one visit. New art exhibits regularly open on the weekend and you can join in by taking a flamenco class on Saturday.
Visit Extreme Escape
Extreme Escape is where you’ll find the most entertaining escape room in San Antonio. Actually, you’ll find four amazingly unique escape rooms at each of our locations. Without ever leaving the city you can explore other dimensions, zombie lairs and lost tombs.
We’re open seven days a week, all year long, rain or shine. Book a San Antonio escape room and let the weekend fun begin!