The weekend is finally here in San Antonio, and you're ready to go out and have some fun. We've done the hard work for you and rounded top Free Things to Do in San Antonio this weekend in our up-to-date San Antonio Free Events This Weekend Calendar that covers the best free concerts (classical, jazz, pop, rock, opera), free comedy shows, art exhibitions (museum, galleries), free and cheap party and nightlife activities & things to do this weekend (this Saturday and Sunday) in San Antonio and more.


Saturday, Apr 27, 2024

  • Burpees and Botox
    Burpees And Botox
    April 27 @ 9am - 12pm

    19141 Stone Oak Pkwy #504, 19141 Stone Oak Parkway, San Antonio, TX 78258

    Join Us for Burpees and Botox with the MMA Team and Spenga Rogers Ranch! Wake up as Spenga leads an AM workout and yoga session at Magnolia Medical and ...
  • Lo Satx | Blitz & Blooms
    April 27 @ 10am - 12pm

    8535 Mission Rd, San Antonio, TX 78214, USA

    We will begin at the Stinson Airport trailhead located in the Stinson Aiport parking lot. Particiapnts should be prepared with the iNaturalist app on their ...
  • Harmony In The Park - An Afternoon Of Praise, Music And Fellowship!
    April 27 @ 5pm - 7pm

    Converse City Park, 307 School St, Converse, TX 78109, USA

    Enjoy soul-stirring live music, connect with others during our fellowship gathering, and treat yourself to delicious free hot dogs. We look forward to seeing ...
  • Fiesta Flambeau Night Parade 🌃🍗🍻🪅🎶
    Fiesta Flambeau Night Parade 🌃🍗🍻🪅🎶
    April 27 @ 6:30pm - 10:30pm

    San Fernando Cathedral, 115 W Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX

    Fiesta is back! Let's spend Saturday night enjoying the festivities and watching the Flambeau night parade. Meet at San Fernando Cathedral (115 Main Plaza, San ...
  • Fiesta Game Night Party: Una Noche de Juegos, Tragos, y Compras
    Fiesta Game Night Party: Una Noche De Juegos, Tragos, Y Compras
    April 27 @ 7pm - 11pm

    Aiden San Antonio Riverwalk, 1103 East Commerce Street, San Antonio, TX 78205

    Fiesta Game Night Party: Una Noche de Juegos, Tragos, y Compras San Antonio's newest event is hitting downtown on April 27th at the sleek New Aiden Hotel from ...
  • Saturday Night Free Poker at Sideliners ~ Great game with Cash prize ~
    Saturday Night Free Poker At Sideliners ~ Great Game With Cash Prize ~
    April 27 @ 7pm - 10pm

    Sideliners Grill, 15630 Henderson Pass, San Antonio, TX

    All of our games are totally free and great for beginners to the pros ~ You can learn a lot playing free poker , while having a drink and grabbing a bite ~ ...
  • Addicted to the Needle Tour | San Antonio
    Addicted To The Needle Tour | San Antonio
    April 27 - April 28 @ 9pm - 2am

    Web House Café & Bar, 320 Blanco Road, San Antonio, TX 78212

    Event Details 18+ Welcome // Doors Open at 9pm DJ Set // 10pm - 2amMain Room (Indoors) Additional Info: · Table Reservations: Table packages are listed at ...

Sunday, Apr 28, 2024

  • Ride Salado Creek Greenway Jack White Park to Southside Lions Park
    Ride Salado Creek Greenway Jack White Park To Southside Lions Park
    April 28 @ 10am - 12pm

    Jack White Park Trailhead, 3781 Seguin Rd, San Antonio, TX

    If you are not yet a member, you can join us on this ride by starting a 30 day trial membership. The $20 annual dues are not required during the trial ...
  • Shut Up & Write!® @ Bakery Lorraine in the Medical Center
    Shut Up & Write!® @ Bakery Lorraine In The Medical Center
    April 28 @ 11am - 12:30pm

    Bakery Lorraine at the Medical Center, 7338 Louis Pasteur Dr Ste 201, San Antonio, TX

    PLEASE TAKE NOTE: There's only one outlet at this location, so, if you can, please make sure your devices are charged ahead of time. We are not a critique ...
  • Annual Fiesta Concert
    April 28 @ 1pm - 2:30pm

    228 S Laredo St, San Antonio, TX 78207, USA

    Pre-Registration/reservations are not required for this event. Annual Fiesta Concert with The San Antonio Symphonic Band228 S. Laredo St, San Antonio, TX ...
  • Free Annual Autism Prom
    Free Annual Autism Prom
    April 28 @ 1pm - 4pm

    8111 Meadow Leaf Dr #117, 8111 Meadow Leaf Drive #117, San Antonio, TX 78227

    Chick-fil-A, sponsored, so there will be plenty of delicious food, snacks, and drinks available for all. Additionally, there will be a bouncy house, numerous ...

More Free Things To Do in San Antonio This Weekend

Discover an array of no-cost attractions and activities in San Antonio this weekend, from exploring the historic missions to strolling along the iconic River Walk. Embrace budget-friendly options such as outdoor concerts, street murals, and nearby day trips for a frugal adventure in the Alamo City.

Nearby day trips

Venture out of San Antonio to explore the stunning natural beauty and rich history of the surrounding areas. Head to Austin, just over an hour away, for a day trip filled with vibrant culture, delicious food, and live music.

Alternatively, visit New Braunfels for a relaxing escape featuring picturesque rivers and charming shops. For those seeking outdoor adventures, don't miss the opportunity to hike through the scenic landscapes of Guadalupe River State Park or embark on a wildlife-watching excursion at Government Canyon State Natural Area.

Indulge in some retail therapy by taking a trip to San Marcos where you can enjoy tax-free shopping at premium outlet stores. If you're interested in historical sites, make your way to Goliad for a glimpse into Texas' past with visits to Spanish colonial missions and well-preserved landmarks.

Budget-friendly hotels and accommodations

Looking to extend your budget-friendly visit? There are plenty of economical hotels and accommodations options in San Antonio. From charming guesthouses to affordable chain hotels, the city offers a range of lodgings to suit any budget.

Look beyond the tourist areas for more wallet-friendly choices, or consider staying just outside downtown for even better rates. Whether you prefer a cozy bed and breakfast or a no-frills motel, there are numerous cost-effective options available that provide comfort and convenience without breaking the bank.

Must-try local restaurants

For a taste of the city's vibrant culinary scene, explore San Antonio's must-try local restaurants. Sample traditional Tex-Mex flavors at family-owned eateries or savor innovative fusion dishes crafted by up-and-coming chefs.

Experience the warm hospitality and diverse flavors that reflect the city’s rich cultural heritage.

When it comes to exploring San Antonio’s culinary offerings, there are plenty of options for every palate and budget. From cozy cafes to bustling food markets, visitors can embark on a gastronomic adventure without breaking the bank.

Non-touristy things to do

When it comes to experiencing San Antonio like a local, there are numerous non-touristy things to do that provide a unique perspective of the city. Explore the vibrant and diverse neighborhoods such as Southtown and Pearl District to uncover hidden gems like artisanal shops, quirky boutiques, and local art galleries.

Take a stroll through the historic King William District or visit the bustling food markets along El Mercado for an authentic taste of the city's culture. Engage with locals at community events like farmer's markets, flea markets, and neighborhood festivals for an immersive experience off the beaten path.

For those seeking more than just typical tourist attractions, delving into San Antonio's thriving arts scene offers an enriching experience. Discover lesser-known art studios, live music venues showcasing up-and-coming talents, and experimental theater performances that capture the essence of San Antonio's creative spirit.

Time-saving tips and transportation options

Plan your itinerary around the bus routes in San Antonio. You can save time and money by using the VIA Metropolitan Transit system, offering frequent service to major attractions and budget-friendly day passes for unlimited rides.

Additionally, consider ridesharing or cycling through the city to maximize your sightseeing without being tied down by parking constraints. Utilize bike-sharing programs like B-Cycle or opt for electric scooters for swift and convenient travel between locations.

For an efficient experience, take advantage of transportation apps such as RideScout and Uber to seamlessly navigate your way around San Antonio. These strategies will streamline your visit, allowing you to make the most of the numerous cost-effective activities across the city while avoiding traffic snarls or parking hassles.




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