Events in San Antonio - Fall 2014
Looking for family-friendly things to do in San Antonio this fall? You're in luck! San Antonio hosts an array of exciting events for all ages. From festivals to golf tournaments to annual parades, San Antonio takes pride in creating a variety of activities and unique experiences for travelers to enjoy a taste of local culture. With so many exciting things to do in San Antonio throughout the fall, your family is bound to appreciate the Emily Morgan Hotel - a DoubleTree by Hilton's perfect downtown location. Our convenient location and helpful staff make it easy for our guests to get to any event in San Antonio!
The traditional Mexican celebration, Dia De Los Muertos, honors the passing of loved ones with artwork, poetry readings, costumes, and more. Participate in the citywide event or roam the streets taking in the various cultural displays. Once you work up an appetite, join us at our very own ORO restaurant for a Texas-inspired meal.
- When: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Sunday, November 2, 2014
- Where: La Villita
- Distance from hotel: 0.6 mile
Join the party at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. The Dia De Los Muertos: Fifth Element Ball 2014 features music, dance, plus free food and beer. Be sure to paint on your best skeleton face and head to the ball!
- When: Saturday, November 1, 2014
- Where: Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center
- Distance from hotel: 2.5 miles
Held on the Friday following Thanksgiving, the popular Ford Holiday river parade and lighting ceremony draws in over 150,000 excited people ready to kick-off the holiday season. Wave at costumed parade participants as they glide down the river on decorated floats. Pop in to one of these restaurants on the River Walk for a delicious meal afterward.
- When: Friday, November 28, 2014
- Where: San Antonio River Walk
- Distance from hotel: 0.4 mile
Join us at ORO Restaurant and Bar for Thanksgiving Lunch! Our new chef has prepared a festive menu for guests and locals to enjoy this holiday. Dine on roasted turkey with cranberry sauce from the carving station, marshmallow sweet potatoes, pie and more!
- When: Thursday, November 27, 2014
- Where: ORO Restaurant and Bar
- Distance from hotel: Located in the Hotel
During the holiday season, Six Flags Fiesta Texas is turned into a winter wonderland. Meet Santa, listen to spirited carolers, and ice skate at Frostee's Skating Rink. As you hop on and off of thrilling rides and attractions be sure to take in the thousands of twinkling lights decorating the theme park. Spend the evening in San Antonio and book our parking package to make your experience seamless.
- When: Friday, November 28, 2014 - Sunday, January 4, 2014
- Where: Six Flags Fiesta Texas
- Distance from hotel: 16.1 miles