Delight in a season of unforgettable events, history and culture in San Antonio. Our beautiful fall weather sparks an atmosphere that’s equal parts excitement and relaxation. Explore amazing history at our Spanish colonial missions, designated as the first UNESCO World Heritage Site in Texas, and enjoy pulse-pounding rides at our world-class theme parks. Fall’s events are ramping up, with the amazing cultural festivals, fun events and world-class exhibits happening this season, you’re sure to find plenty to get the excitement started.
In San Antonio, our events are serious. Serious fun, that is. In the fall season, celebrate incredible music, art, history and culture at Jazz’SALive, San Antonio’s World Heritage Festival, Día de los Muertos San Antonio, Day of the Dead San Antonio, Luminaria, DiwaliSA and more. For Halloween enthusiasts, experience fun and frights at SeaWorld San Antonio’s Howl-O-Scream & Spooktacular, Six Flags Fiesta Texas Fright Fest, Zoo Boo! at the San Antonio Zoo and Ripley’s Haunted Adventure.
A variety of cultural influences in art, architecture and music from around the world have led to San Antonio’s reputation as a creative haven for artists. And our creative class is on the rise! Boasting an extensive selection of galleries and special admission at museums across the city, you’re never more than a few steps away from experiencing unique, local art offerings. Explore exhibits like Mythic Creatures at The Witte Museum, Victorian Radicals at the San Antonio Museum of Art, Picasso to Hockney: Modern Art on Stage at McNay Art Museum, Sebastián In San Antonio throughout the city and more this fall.
San Antonio’s rich history and world heritage meet at the UNESCO-recognized San Antonio missions. The missions are the only World Heritage Site in Texas, and one of only 23 World Heritage Sites in the United States. Hike, bike or walk along the beautiful Mission Reach, which connects the missions along the San Antonio River Walk and gives visitors a chance to experience the wonder of South Texas’ natural surroundings.
Just a quick drive from the bustling heart of the city, the wide open spaces of the Texas Hill Country are calling for you. Answer and explore the area’s rolling hills, big Texas skies and endless opportunities to fill your heart and feed your soul with a little rest and relaxation. Tour the area restaurants and vineyards, shops and art galleries and create unexpected memories that will last a lifetime.