Top Weekend Family Attractions in Northwest San Antonio

November 4, 2016    By: mramirez

Sitterle Homes Shares List of Top Weekend Family Attractions in Northwest San Antonio

The weekend is here and you’re looking for the perfect activity to get out and enjoy some quality family time. You’re in luck! New homes in Northwest San Antonio in the Fronterra at Westpointe community are ideally situated within minutes of family attractions that range from exciting theme parks to beautiful local parks and state natural areas to indoor entertainment.  Award-winning San Antonio home builders, Sitterle Homes, has put together a list of top Northwest San Antonio area attractions to help get you started on planning your next family outing.


Six Flags Fiesta Texas – Typically open the last weekend in February before Spring Break and all the way through the holidays, including New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day,Six Flags Fiesta Texas San Antonio is a great place to take your family for some extra excitement.  Hop on one of the thrilling roller coasters and themed rides or just kick-back and watch the family-friendly entertainment. Plus, during warmer months you can cool off on the water rides in White Water Bay.


Pearsall Park - Located five miles from Fronterra at Westpointe, Pearsall Park provides 505 acres of dynamic open space for families to engage in fitness and recreational fun together, including splash pads, playgrounds, picnic areas, basketball courts, a skate park, dog park,18-hole disc golf course, zip line, 5k running/walking trail and more.


Main Event – Don’t worry about the weather at this family-friendly place that features bowling, a gravity ropes course, laser tag, billiards, and video games as well as a dining room and bar. Located on SH 151 just north of Fronterra at Westpointe, the whole family is sure to have a blast atMain Event.


Government Canyon State Natural Area – Home to the only known dinosaur footprints on public land in Bexar County, this expansive nature preserve is a great place to take the kids to explore with 40 miles of hiking and biking trails that range in terrain and difficulty. Bring a picnic and spend the day or even camp overnight.


SeaWorld San Antonio – Explore the aquatic world of beluga whales, penguins, bottlenose dolphins, sea lions, sharks, alligators and more. There is something for the whole family to enjoy at SeaWorld, from visiting Discovery Point, an expansive dolphin lagoon, to riding thrilling roller coasters, to exciting and educational shows. Be sure to check the park’s calendar for special events as well.


Alamo Drafthouse Cinema – Treat the family to dinner and a movie at the same location! Alamo Drafthouse is a great place to see old favorites and the newest blockbusters; best of all the extensive menu features everything from kid friendly fare to an eclectic themed menu of appetizers, salads, pizzas, sandwiches, entrees, drinks and more.


The Shops at La Cantera – Applauded as the best shopping mall in San Antonio, this upscale open-air shopping mall in Northwest San Antonio has over 180 stores and restaurants featuring everything from top brand department stores, to trendy boutiques, to casual eateries and fine dining:


Plan your tour of Fronterra at Westpointe and the surrounding area and discover all of the top area attractions you’ll have to enjoy just a short drive from this new Sitterle Homes community in Northwest San Antonio.