San Antonio & Hill Country September Happenings


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The lovely month of September has arrived!  The kids are back in school, football is in full swing and we are getting a little taste of what Fall may bring!  Here at The Jones Real Estate Group we want to help our clients and friends enjoy the beautiful month of September in San Antonio and the surrounding Hill Country communities.

Below is a list of community events happening this September that you can participate in with your family and friends.   ENJOY!!

 

Theatre: The House on Mango Street
Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Description: Sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous, The House on Mango Street tells the story of Esperanza Cordero, whose neighborhood is one of harsh realities and harsh beauty. Esperanza doesn’t want to belong – not to her rundown neighborhood, and not to the low expectations the world has for her. Esperanza’s story is that of a young Latina

Tickets: General Admission: $25 Senior/Military/Educator: $20 Students: $10
Location: 1924 Fredericksburg Rd.
Times: Friday’s & Saturday’s at 8pm and Sunday’s at 3pm
Phone: 2105898450
Event Dates: Friday, September 02, 2016 – Sunday, September 25, 2016

 

Art: Dancing with Shadows
Centro Cultural Aztlan

Description: Centro Cultural Aztlan is proud to showcase the unique works of Gilberto Tarin in the exhibit Dancing with Shadows. This exhibit showcases paintings and mixed media works portraying Tarin’s reactions to the Vietnam War. His darkly surrealistic, expressionist works portray torturous inner conflicts and emotional struggles.

Tickets: FREE
Location: Centro Cultural Aztlan 1800 Fredericksburg Suite 103 San Antonio, TX 78201
Times: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday-Friday
Phone: 210-432-1896
Event Dates: Friday, August 12, 2016 – Friday, September 09, 2016

Theatre: Treasure Island
The Magik Theatre

Description: Sail aboard the HMS Hispañola with Jamie Hawkins, Long John Silver and others for a daring adventure on Treasure Island. Audiences of all ages will love this exciting adventure filled with pirates, sailing ships, sword fights, and lost treasure. Yo-ho-ho, it’s anchors aweigh to adventure on the high seas!

Tickets: $15 Adults; $12 Children 2-17; $12 Active-duty/retired military, educators, seniors (with ID); Lap children under 2 FREE
Location: The Magik Theatre | 420 S. Alamo | San Antonio, Texas 78205
URL link: http://www.magiktheatre.org
Times: Varies
Phone: (210) 227-2751
Event Dates: Saturday, August 20, 2016 – Sunday, September 18, 2016

 

Music: County Line’s 2016 Live Music Series Presents The Harvest Thieves
County Line

Description: The popular “Ancira Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 2016 Live Music Series at The County Line” that benefits the San Antonio Food Bank is back. This very popular live music series is moving from its 15-year Wednesday night perch to Thursday nights from April 7 through September 30, 2016 at The County Line Bar-B-Q restaurant at 10101 IH-10 West.

Tickets: Free
Location: 10101 Interstate 10 Frontage Rd, San Antonio, TX 78230
URL link: http://countyline.com/I10Music.html
Times: 7:30PM
Phone: 210-641-1998
Event Date: Thursday, September 08, 2016

Gala Benefit: Red Carpet Centennial Gala

American Red Cross

Description: Join us in celebrating 100 years of service

Cocktails • Dinner • Auctions • Entertainment

Benefiting the American Red Cross Serving Greater San Antonio

Tickets: Individual Tickets: $200 Sponsorships: $1,250+
Location: 
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts 100 Auditorium Circle San Antonio, TX 78205
Times: 
6 p.m.
Phone: 
210-582-1983
Event Date: 
Friday, September 09, 2016

Special Event: Certified Arborist Prep Course
San Antonio Botanical Garden

Description: This course prepares professional arborists for the ISA Certified exam. Non-professionals are invited to gain a better understanding of the benefits of trees and develop tree ID and care skills. Topics: tree biology, identification, soil science, water management, tree nutrition and fertilization, tree selection, installation, pruning and oak

Tickets: Fee: $250

Location: 555 Funston Pl San Antonio, TX 78209

URL link: Click here
Times: 9:00am-4:00pm
Phone: 210-536-1400
Event Date: Friday, September 09, 2016

Special Event: The Pilgrim Center of Hope’s 15th Annual San Antonio Catholic Women’s Conference
The Pilgrim Center of Hope

Description: The 15th Annual San Antonio Catholic Women’s Conference is a 2-day ‘Spa for the Soul’ for all women. This event is full of fellowship, music, prayer, inspirational talks on the Dignity and Vocation of Woman, Mass, Rosary, Divine Mercy Chaplet, Confession, Adoration Chapel and many opportunities to encounter our Lord Jesus Christ!

Tickets: $65
Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center 900 E. Market St. San Antonio, TX 78205
Times: Friday: 3pm-9pm / Saturday: 8am-4pm
Phone: 210-521-3377
Event Dates: Friday, September 09, 2016 – Saturday, September 10, 2016

Special Event: Food Truck Event
Culinaria

Description: Once a part of the Culinaria Wine and Food Festival, it will now be solo in September. With this, we’re able to deliver more of what you crave – more space, more hours and more food trucks – so, you can enjoy delicious creations by mobile chefs.

Tickets: $10 ($20 at the door)- 21 and up $5- Under 21 Under 5 is Free
Location: Freeman Coliseum Expo Hall
URL link: http://culinariasa.org/
Times: 12pm-6pm
Phone: 2108229555
Event Date: Saturday, September 10, 2016

Sport: The Great San Antonio Bash
The Great San Antonio Bash

Description: The Great San Antonio Bash
Sunday September 11th, 2016
Country Gold Ballroom
7405 Old Pearsall Rd San Antonio, Texas

Tickets: $25-$175
Location: Country Gold Ballroom 7405 Old Pearsall rd San Antonio Texas 78002
Times: 3pm
Phone: 888-575-1120
Event Date: Sunday, September 11, 2016

Gala Benefit: Clarity Child Guidance Center 2016 Annual Gala, “Inspiring the Winds of Change”
Clarity Child Guidance Center

Description: Clarity Child Guidance Center, a San Antonio-based not-for-profit organization providing children’s mental health services, will host its annual gala, including dinner, a silent auction, raffle and program.

Tickets: $375
Location: Norris Conference Center, 618 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78216
Times: 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Event Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 

Music: County Line’s 2016 Live Music Series Presents Roger Creager
County Line

Description: The popular “Ancira Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 2016 Live Music Series at The County Line” that benefits the San Antonio Food Bank is back. This very popular live music series is moving from its 15-year Wednesday night perch to Thursday nights from April 7 through September 30, 2016 at The County Line Bar-B-Q restaurant at 10101 IH-10 West.

Tickets: Free
Location: 10101 Interstate 10 Frontage Rd, San Antonio, TX 78230
URL link: http://countyline.com/I10Music.html
Times: 7:30PM
Phone: 210-641-1998
Event Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Festival: 9th Annual SchertzFest & Sanctioned BBQ Cook-Off
Schertz Parks & Recreation Foundation

Description: Food, Fun and Music Festival in Pickrell Park, 701 Oak St Schertz!

Tejano Night Friday

Saturday brings live entertainment!

Carnival, BBQ Cook-off, Family Zone area and more!

Tickets: Gate admission is FREE! Tickets required for carnival, games, food and beverage; tickets are $1 each and will be sold on the grounds during the event.
Location: Pickrell Park 701 Oak St Schertz, TX 78154
URL link: http://www.visitschertz.com
Times: Friday, Sept.16th 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Saturday, Sept.17th noon – 11:00 pm
Phone: 210.619.1636
Event Dates: Friday, September 16, 2016 – Saturday, September 17, 2016

Special Event: “I Spy …” A Scavenger Hunt
Villa Finale

Description: Kids 5 – 8, 9 – 12 use clues to solve a puzzle and get the answer to a secret message in the King William Historic District. Top 3 kids in each age category receive a medal, all kids get goodies. All kids receive a special “detective” map and paper binoculars they decorate themselves to help on their “hunt!”

Tickets: FREE, pre-registration recommended.
Location: Begins at Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens 401 King William, ends at Steves Homestead 509 King William.
URL link: http://www.VillaFinale.org
Times: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Phone: 210-223-9800
Event Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016

Luncheon Benefit: Jazz’s Alive
San Antonio Parks Foundation

Description: The San Antonio Parks Foundation and the City of San Antonio present Jazz’SALive, San Antonio’s official jazz music festival.

Tickets: Free
Location: 300 E Travis
URL link: http://jazzsa.org/
Phone: 2102128423
Event Dates: Saturday, September 17, 2016 – Sunday, September 18, 2016

Lecture: Jad Abumrad & Gut Churn
Mind Science Foundation

Description: How do we innovate? How do we make something totally new in the world? What goes into the creative process?

Tickets: Free

Location: Trinity University – Laurie Auditorium
URL link: http://mindscience.org/index.php/events/gut-churn
Times: 6:30pm
Phone: 2108216094
Event Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016

Health: Gun Violence and Gun Control: What We Know
Campaign Nonviolence & The Department of Sociology

Description: This presentation focuses on the types and extent of gun violence in the U.S. It also explores what social scientists know about effective and constitutional gun control measures. The issues of gun violence and gun control are also discussed in an international context.

The University of the Incarnate Word provides reasonable accommodation.

Tickets: free
Location: University of the Incarnate Word Library Auditorium 4301 Broadway San Antonio, Tx 78209
Times: 12:00 PM
Phone: (210) 829-3976
Event Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Health: Three Mystics Walk into a Tavern: 
Ettling Center for Civic Leadership

Description: The University of the Incarnate Word provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice. To request disability accommodation for this event, visit http://www.uiw.edu/ada/

Tickets: free
Location: University Of the Incarnate Word Library Auditorium
Times: 3:00 PM
Phone: (210) 829-3854
Event Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016

Luncheon Benefit: Outside the Lunchbox Luncheon
The DoSeum

Description: At our annual Outside the Lunchbox Luncheon, The DoSeum invites members of our community to join us in an engaging conversation on how to improve the quality of learning in San Antonio.

Tickets: Sponsorship levels vary
Location: The Rosenberg Skyroom at Incarnate Word 847 E Hildebrand Ave
URL link: http://www.thedoseum.org/OLL
Times: 11:30 am
Phone: 2102124453
Event Date: Friday, September 23, 2016

Walk/Run: ThunderDash
ThunderDash-Five19 Event Productions

Description: ThunderDash is a Hill Country event!
It includes three races:
5k mud obstacle run
5k fitness trail run
10k ultimate combo challenge

Location: Comfort, TX
URL link: http://www.thunderdash.com
Event Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016

Festival: Our Lady of Mt Carmel Parish Festival
Catholic Church

Description: Festival at parish grounds to include live music, food and drinks, BBQ plate, Mexican bingo, plant sale, games, flea market, silent auction

Tickets: Free
Location: 18555 Leal Rd San Antonio, TX 78221
Times: 12:00pm to 10:00pm
Phone: 210-626-2333
Event Date: Sunday, September 25, 2016

Art Exhibition: Telling Tales: Contemporary Narrative Photography
the McNay Art Museum

Description: In fall 2016 the McNay presents a survey of work by artists who record stories through pictures, whether real or imagined. Organized by the McNay’s Chief Curator and Curator of Contemporary Art, René Paul Barilleaux, the exhibition includes approximately fifty photographs from the 1970s to the to the resent by 16 ground breaking photographers.

Tickets: Admission: $20 adult $15 senior/student Free for members, under 19 yo, current military
Location: the McNay Art Museum
Event Dates: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 – Sunday, January 08, 2017

Music: Viva la Musica! A celebration of music & culture
Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens

Description: Celebrates San Antonio’s Latino heritage with an evening of music, food and fun with ¡Viva la Musica! The evening will begin with the duo of Gino & Robert and end with San Antonio’s own award-winning Mariachi Azteca de America. Beverages included in admission, food for sale. Lawn chairs, pets on leash welcome.

Tickets: Admission includes beverages: $15.00 non-members, $10.00 members, $5.00 kids 10 and under
Location: Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens 401 King William Street
URL link: http://www.VillaFinale.org
Times: Gates open 5:30pm; Music 6pm – 8pm
Phone: 210-223-9800
Event Date: Thursday, September 29, 2016

Theatre: Duck for President
The Magik Theatre

Description: The animals from “Click, Clack, Moo” are back! This time Duck decides to run for office to avoid working on the farm, but being in charge isn’t as easy as he thought it would be.

Tickets: $15 Adults; $12 Children 2-17; $12 Active-duty and retired military, educators, seniors (with ID); Lap children under 2 FREE
Location: The Magik Theatre | 420 S. Alamo | San Antonio, Texas 78205
URL link: http://www.magiktheatre.org
Times: Varies
Phone: (210) 227-2751
Event Dates: Friday, September 30, 2016 – Sunday, November 06, 2016

Posted on September 6, 2016 at 5:24 am
Ann Jones | Category: Uncategorized

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