Special Events

Day of the Dead San Antonio

When: Nov. 1-3, 6-11 p.m. 2019

The city of San Antonio is going all out with its inaugural festival centered around La Villita. This three-day celebration will kick off with the city’s first ever “Catrinas on the River” parade, which will feature colorful Day of the Dead hallmarks on the San Antonio Riverwalk. Festivities will also include a “Celebrating Life” 5K race, starting at Mission Park Funeral Chapels and Cemeteries. Visitors can expect a wide range of attractions, including activities for children, live performances, gastronomical treats, colorful altars, art and exhibitions on the history and culture of the holiday. The event is free, but some associated events have ticket prices ranging from $15-$100

Price: Free