Category Archive: san antonio

They Really Do Dye The River Green in San Antonio on St. Patrick’s Day, and you need to see it!

****  Cancelled  **** St. Patrick’s Day has been celebrated on the River Walk since 1968 as a joint project of the San Antonio River Walk Association and the Harp & Shamrock Society of… Continue reading

Texas Independence Day Celebrations

On March 2nd, 1836, the Texas Declaration of Independence from Mexico was signed in a little cabin in present day Washington-on-the-Brazos, outside Brenham.  I can only imagine the fields were full of bluebonnets,… Continue reading

The 2020 San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, San Antonio

It’s Stock Show Season in TEXAS!  Beginning in January with the Fort Worth Stock Show, and Rodeo,  and ending with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in March, the San Antonio Stock Show… Continue reading

14 Things to do in San Antonio this February, 2020

San Antonio can always be called a city of Love, but never as much as in February, when the city is at it’s most romantic!  Check out all the amazing things to see… Continue reading

A Huge You-Pick Tulip Farm brings a little bit of the Netherlands to San Antonio this January!

We all know that Spring comes early to San Antonio, but this January it brings with it a colorful array of tulips at this new Tulip Farm on the East side of the… Continue reading

Holiday In The Park at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, 2019

The premier Christmas event in South Texas, Holiday in the Park, returns to Six Flags Fiesta Texas on November 23! Bask in delightful holiday enchantment for the entire family featuring our dazzling Holiday Express… Continue reading

Bald Eagles in Texas! Tips on Some of the Best Places to Spot a Bald Eagle in Texas

Have you ever seen a WILD BALD EAGLE?  Once you see one up close (and by that I mean up close enough to determine that it is a bald eagle through your binoculars),… Continue reading

San Antonio’s Most Haunted Hotels

In a city whose very existence is made famous by a legendary battle and loss of life, you can’t help but expect to find a few good ghost stories!  If your visit to… Continue reading

Prost! to the 14 Best Oktoberfest Festivals in Texas

It may still be in the 90’s but a sure way to know it’s Fall in Texas is Oktoberfest!  It’s not hard to find Texas’ German roots almost anywhere you look in the… Continue reading

Holy Guacamole! 8 Amazing Texas Restaurants To Get Your Fajita Fix!

One of the truest of Tex-Mex creations, the original fajitas came from the Mexican Cowboys or Vaqueros in West Texas and the Rio Grande Valley, who would cook the tough skirt steak right… Continue reading

You’ll Love These Old-School Vinyl Record Stores in Texas

Here’s a list of the some of the best record stores in the state, based not only on selection, but also on customer service!  We go to a lot of record stores, and… Continue reading

Texas has 11 Exciting Amusement Parks To Thrill You This Summer

Making this the BEST SUMMER EVER means lots of fun thrills and Texas definitely has you covered when it comes to excitement!  Texas is ranked #7 in the country with 32 roller coasters,… Continue reading

11 of the Best Haunted Houses in Texas 2019

Are you ready to be scared?  From the Panhandle to the Gulf, here’s a list of some of my favorites across the state, and what makes them each unique, regardless of if you… Continue reading