Flamenco Fest

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2010-08-04

Allow clicking castanets and Spanish guitars to take your mind on a spicy staycation at this event celebrating “75 Years of Dance,” courtesy of the City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department. This weekend of “electrifying performances” promises to treat viewers to a vibrant trip down memory lane as costumed dancers highlight SA’s cultural ties to Mexico and Spain. $35 VIP tickets to Thursday’s opening-night performance include reception with appetizers and drinks (7pm) and priority seating for the show (8pm); general admission: $25; 8pm Thursday-Saturday, 3pm Sunday, the Cameo Theatre, 1123 E. Commerce, (210) 212-5454, cameocenter.com.