San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo
Thursday, Feb 9, 2017 – Sunday, Feb 26, 2017
AT&T Center/Freeman Coliseum Grounds
3201 E. Houston St., San Antonio, TX 78219
When you team up the internationally recognized San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo with the #1 tourism destination in Texas—that adds up to a serious reason to hit the trail for San Antonio February 9-26, 2017. Awarded the PRCA Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year for an unprecedented 12 consecutive years, you’ll see the nation’s top rodeo athletes vie for a $1.7 million purse. Add world class entertainment following the Rodeo to the history and tradition of livestock events, shopping and family friendly entertainment on the grounds for a ticket price that starts at $15—that’s an experience that defines the great state of Texas.
WWE® ROYAL RUMBLE®
Sunday, January 29, 2017
100 Montana St., San Antonio, Texas 78202
The Alamodome will host the 2017 WWE Royal Rumble on Sunday, January 29, 2017. This marks the return of Royal Rumble to the Alamodome for the first time since 1997. Royal Rumble is one of the WWE’s biggest events of the year and officially kicks off the road to WrestleMania. The event will be highlighted by a 30-man over-the-top-rope Royal Rumble match featuring WWE Superstars from both Raw® and SmackDown® , where the winner will receive a title opportunity at WrestleMania® 33.
30th Annual Asian Festival – Year of the Rooster
Saturday, Feb 4, 2017 – Saturday, Feb 4, 2017
10 a.m. to 5 p.m
Institute of Texan Cultures
801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, Texas 78205
The Institute of Texan Cultures invites Texas and Texans to the Asian Festival. What began as a traditional family reunion for the Chinese New Year has expanded to include other Asian communities and participants, showcasing their unique culture and traditions. The family-friendly event features music, cultural performances, food, fashion, crafts and other products. Guests can enjoy authentic Asian-American food from 15 vendors, offering Japanese, Korean, Thai, Laotian, Philippine and other delectable cuisines. Guests can also enjoy traditional Asian dance and musical performances on three separate stages; multicultural demonstrations of cooking, henna painting and palm reading; and craft sales including clothing, artworks, dolls, silk items and other gifts.
Monet to Matisse: A Century of French Moderns
Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017 – Sunday, Jun 4, 2017
McNay Art Museum
6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, Texas 78209
Monet to Matisse: A Century of French Moderns showcases sixty-five works of art from the Brooklyn Museum’s renowned European collection. This selection privileges France as the artistic center of international Modernism from the mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries. Ranging widely in scale, subject matter, and style, these paintings, drawings, and sculptures were intended for public display and for private collections, and were produced by the era’s leading artists, those born in France as well as those who studied and showed there, including Pierre Bonnard, Gustave Caillebotte, Paul Cézanne, Marc Chagall, Camille Corot, Gustave Courbet, Edgar Degas, Jean-Léon Gérôme, Fernand Léger, Édouard Manet, Henri Matisse, Jean-François Millet, Claude Monet, Berthe Morisot, Gabriele Münter, Odilon Redon, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Auguste Rodin, Yves Tanguy, and Édouard Vuillard.
H-E-B Big League Weekend
Friday, Mar 17, 2017 – Saturday, Mar 18, 2017
100 Montana, San Antonio, Texas 78203
It’s slated to be another American League showdown during the H-E-B Big League Weekend when the American League Central Division Champion Cleveland Indians face off against the American League West Division Champion Texas Rangers March 17-18 in San Antonio. For more information follow us at Facebook.com/SABigLeagueWeekend or @SABigLeagueWeekend.
Art in the Garden – Alyson Shotz
Thursday, Jun 30, 2016 – Monday, Jun 19, 2017
San Antonio Botanical Garden
555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, Texas 78209
Blue Star Contemporary is pleased to partner with the San Antonio Botanical Garden to present a newly commissioned artwork by renowned Brooklyn-based artist, Alyson Shotz. For her yearlong exhibition at the Garden, Shotz has conceived a large-scale freestanding steel sculpture, which will interact with viewers and its natural surroundings. Known for ethereal artworks that build on natural phenomena and play with human perception, her piece for the Garden is a site-specific installation that encourages viewers to engage with the Garden landscape in new ways.