Find Out What Fun October 2016 Events Are Happening Around San Antonio
Perfect sunny days and cooler nights make fall in Central Texas an ideal time get out and enjoy local attractions and events. Discover what’s taking place in and around new homes in San Antonio this October.
October 1 – 30 – Zoo Boo at the San Antonio Zoo
For families with children 12 or under, you can enjoy a safe, fun (and non-scary) Halloween during Zoo Boo at the San Antonio Zoo. Enjoy daytime trick-or-treating, games and costumes on designated Zoo Boo days. Visit sazoo.org/events/zoo-boo/ for more information.
October 7 – 8 & 14 – 15 – Oktoberfest San Antonio
Spanning two weekends, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the beloved Beethoven Halle und Garten to celebrate Ocktoberfest with authentic German music, food, dancing and singing: beethovenmaennerchor.com.
October 15- San Antonio Beer Festival
This year marks the 11th Annual San Antonio Beer Festival, featuring 350+ premium and craft beers from 85+ breweries from around the world. A portion of the San Antonio Beer Festival proceeds benefit the San Antonio Food Bank. This festival has it all: live music, interactive games, a wine garden, food trucks, food booths, local vendors and more. Lawn chairs or blankets are welcome at this event, which takes place at Maverick Park, San Antonio, TX 78215 from 1:30 PM – 6:30 PM:http://sanantoniobeerfestival.com/.
October 28 – 30, 2016 – Alamo City Comic Con
San Antonio’s premier comic convention returns with entertainment, games, comics, and more, including top celebrity guests: Summer Glau, Dean Cain, Dennis Rodman, Billy Dee Williams, Ralph Macchio, Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro, Margot Kidder, David Tennant, and more. The event takes place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center:alamocitycomiccon.com.
October 29 – 30 – El Dia de los Muertos
“The Day of the Dead” is a Mexican cultural celebration honoring departed loved ones. Creative and respectful altars are set up around town to commemorate loved ones who have passed on:muertosfest.com/.