City Councils/ School District
Harlandale ISD: 6:15 p.m. Oct. 20; 102 Genevieve Drive
San Antonio ISD: 5 p.m. Sept. 13, 20; 414 W. Quincy St.Southside ISD: 6 p.m. Sept. 16; 1460 Martinez Losoya Road
SEPT. 3 – 6
LABOR DAY ARTISAN SHOW
Experience an artisan show with more than 40 handmade artisan booths, including pottery, textiles, jewelry, woodwork, paintings and beadwork on the River Walk near Shops at Rivercenter, 602 E. Commerce St. Presented by local Hilton hotels, hours are 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday through Sunday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. For more, visit the events tab of http://www.thesanantonioriverwalk.com.
SEPT. 8 – 12
WORLD HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Join the 6th Annual World Heritage Festival to preserve and promote the San Antonio Missions, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Attractions include: Sept. 8-9, short film screenings, 7 p.m. at Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave.; Sept. 10 family-friendly activities and entertainment 10 p.m., at Mission San Jose, 6701 San Jose Drive; Sept. 11, a bike-ride tour and 5k and 10k run and walks 7 a.m. to noon at the Mission Park Pavilion, 6030 Padre Drive; Sept. 11, locals can experience music and movies under the stars 6-10 p.m. at Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave.; and Sept. 12, “El Camino De San Antonio: Caring For Creation Mass” 8-10 a.m. at Mission Espada, 10040 Espada Road. All events are free and open to the public. For more, call 210-207-8612 or visit http://www.worldheritagefestival.org.
The South San Antonio Chamber gathers 7:30-9:30 a.m. at Don Pedro Mexican Restaurant, 1526 S.W. Military Drive, for a networking breakfast. Cost is $15 for members and $20 for all others. For more, contact Jessica Furdock at 210-533-1600 or email Jessica@southsa.org.
Join political leader and entrepreneur Stacey Abrams for a conversation about leadership, entrepreneurship and social justice, 7:30 p.m. at the Tobin
Center For The Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle. Tickets are $44 per person and $200 for a meet and greet. For more, visit www.tobincenter.org.
ART IN THE DARK
Celebrate the sense of touch during the 11th Annual “Art in the Dark,” 6:30 p.m. at La Villita Historic Arts Villages, 418 Villita St. Hosted by
the San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind & Vision Impaired, the event spotlights blind painter John Bramblitt in a live demonstration of his painting skills. Featuring local artists, potters, sculptors and jewelry designers,
guests have the opportunity to bid on art while enjoying treats from local restaurants. Tickets cost $60 to $75.For more, call 210-531-1532 or visit http://www.salighthouse.org.
38TH ANNUAL JAZZ’SALIVE
Attend the city’s free official jazz music festival, Sept. 24, 5-10:30 p.m. and Sept. 25, 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Travis Park, 301 E. Travis St., and Legacy Park, 103 W. Houston St. Hosted by the San Antonio Parks Foundation, the 38th Annual Jazz’SAlive festival features national and local musicians including Kandace Springs, The Dirty River Band, and Mike Sailors & The Higher Calling Orchestra. For more, visit the events page at http://saparksfoundation.org.
See comedian Teo Gonzalez perform 8:30 p.m. at the Majestic Theatre, 224 E. Houston St. For tickets and more, visit the events tab of http://www.majesticempire.com.
OCT. 1-OCT. 2
AUTHORS IN THE ALAMO CITY
Join a signing event featuring more than 40 authors, ranging from romance to suspense, noon-10 p.m. at the Hilton Palacio Del Rio, 200 S. Alamo St. For more, visit http://authorsinthealamocity.com.
The Rotary Club of San Antonio South normally meets at noon on the second floor of Stinson Municipal Airport, 8535 Mission Road. For updates, visit https://portal.clubrunner.ca/8149.
Mobile Om offers yoga classes from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays at Camp Outpost, 1811 S. Alamo St. Fees are $10 for a single class, $75 for 10 classes. For more, visit https://mobileomtx.com.
In concert with Slab Cinema, The Good Kind Southtown, 1127 S. St. Mary’s St., presents physically distanced, open-air cinema. Films start at 7 p.m. Cost is $8. For movies, updates or cancellations, visit https://www.slabcinema.com or https://www.facebook.com/goodkindsouthtown.
BREWS AND TUNES
Kick back with free live music, craft beer and food 6 p.m. at the Blue Star Ice House, 115 Main Plaza. For more, visit https://do210.com.
The Good Kind Southtown, 1127 S. St. Mary’s St., hosts bazaars featuring local vendors from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For updates, visit https://eatgoodkind.com/upcoming-events/.
Community Yoga holds free classes 10-11 a.m. at Confluence Park, 310 W. Mitchell St., sponsored by the San Antonio River Foundation. For more, visit https://mobileomtx.com.
BRUNCH AND FITNESS
The Good Kind Southtown, 1127 S. St. Mary’s St., offers brunch and musical entertainment from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Also, come at 10 a.m. for exercise. For updates, visit https://www.facebook.com/GoodKindSouthtown/events/.
MISSION MARQUEE PLAZA
Experience culture, art, education and more on the historic grounds of Mission Marquee Plaza, 3100 Roosevelt Ave. Also, until November, the seasonal, outdoor film series has returned. Movies begin 15 minutes after sundown. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. For times, plus updates or cancellations, visit https://www.missionmarquee.com/EVENTS/Cultural-Community-Events.
The San Antonio Independent School District offers free online classes through its Adult and Community Education Department. Sessions include courses in citizenship, basic computer skills in Spanish, plus certifications in customer service and information technology. For updates and to register, call 210- 554-2453 or 210-554-2450 or visit http://www.saisd.net/ace.
WANT A TOUR?
Villa Finale Museum & Gardens, 401 King William St., has reopened its grounds. Visits are free and open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. For updates, call 210-223-9800 or visit https://villafinale.org.