Special Events

El Grito SA

When: Fri., Sept. 15, 5:30-9 p.m. 2017

San Antonio’s annual celebration of the Independence of Mexico will take place once again in the streets outside of Historic Market Square on September 15th. This musical celebration and historical re-enactment of Mexico’s call for independence from Spain, aims at becoming a long-standing tradition and an emblematic event for the entire community, regardless of their background. This family-oriented celebration is alcohol free. Special programming includes live Mexican music, Folklorico dancers, as well as food and crafts vendor booths. The event will close with “El Grito” civic ceremony, by the Honorable Reyna Torres Mendivil, Consul General de México.

Price: Free