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Top 10 Things To Do In San Antonio In February

There's so much to do in San Antonio. Here are just a few to do in February.

1. Explore the Boating World

South Texas has a variety of lakes and rivers for you to explore. The annual Boat and Travel Show at the Alamodome is the perfect place to see a wide variety of boats and travel trailers! Whether you want to look at fishing boats, ski boats, fancy RVs, or even kayaks, this event will have it all. Even if you’re not interested in buying, we recommend perusing all of the “toys” on display. Browse, get a great deal, and take the time to fish INSIDE the Alamodome (manmade pond, anyone?).

When: February 9-12th

Where: The Alamodome (100 Montana Street)

2. See An Acrobatic Pippin

The Broadway play “Pippin” has been a longtime crowd favorite. Now, The Woodlawn Theatre is performing the play with a circus twist! Acrobats will show off dazzling skills and flexibility as they bring the story and characters of Pippin to life. The storyline, centers around a young prince who accidentally murders his father...but what happens when his father is suddenly brought back to life? Watch Pippin experience this phenomenon alongside the magic of the troupe! This exciting performance is sure to leave you breathless with countless stunts and tricks. Get a ticket today!

When: February 10th-March 12th

Where: The Woodlawn Theatre (1920 Fredericksburg Road)

3. Cast a Lantern

Lanterns on the Water is an event on the River Walk that showcases Asian culture and allows you to take time to reflect on your hopes, wishes, dreams, and loved ones. The Asian tradition of casting lanterns onto the water dates back hundreds of years. Now, you can be a part of the tradition by casting your own lantern. Personalize your lantern with provided pens, and take part in music, dancing, and the feast that will accompany the gorgeous display of dreams and light. Make time in your schedule for this wonderful event!

When: February 4th,5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Where: River Walk, Convention Center Lagoon

4. Discover a Secret Garden

The classic story “The Secret Garden” has been transformed into a musical at the CTX Live Theatre! The musical tells the tale of Mary, an orphan sent to live with her Uncle. She soon discovers the joy that earth can bring to a cold heart. This high-quality production will have you reminiscing on the beloved children’s book that inspired it. New songs and plenty of joy will fill the stage, leaving you with a warm heart and a smile on your face.

When: February 10th-March 12th

Where: The Playhouse San Antonio (800 West Ashby Place)

5. Learn About Nature

Our Texas landscape has so much variety to offer! You can learn more about the different plants specific to this ecological region of Texas with the Texas Native Trail Exploration. A Master Naturalist will be there to guide you through your journey, pointing out specific trees, plants, and facts about the ecosystem. The walk will teach you more about South Texas as a whole and what sort of plants are native to the land. Enjoy the beautiful topography and nature that will undoubtedly surround you at the San Antonio Botanical Garden.

When: February 17th, 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Where: The San Antonio Botanical Garden (555 Funston Place)

6. Get a Dose of Culture

The McNay proudly offers Art_FULL Wednesdays: Food for Thought. The bi-weekly series showcases a specific food and its origins. This month features Pakistani cuisine from the San Antonio-based food truck Rickshaw Stop. Learn more about the colorful spices that fill the food with flavor and give a unique taste. Taste and experience something new! Additionally, you can check out the other events going on at the museum, such as workshops, gallery talks, films, and more. The other events are free with your museum admission ticket.

When: February 25th, 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Where: The McNay Art Museum (6000 N New Braunfels Ave)

7. Listen to a Beloved Country Band

Country band Little Big Town is coming to San Antonio for the rodeo! This Grammy-winning group has been around since 1998, boasting hit songs like “Boondocks,” “Good as Gone,” and “Little White Church.” You’re bound to recognize a song or two, and the band will also perform songs from their new album “The Breaker.” While the album is set for release on February 24, fans will get an inside look at some of the songs before they even come out! Put on your boots and get ready for a fantastic country music concert.

When: February 10th, 7:30 PM

Where: Alamodome (100 Montana St.)

8. See Classic Shakespeare

Calling all Shakespeare lovers! The Classic Theatre is set to perform The Tempest, a classic tale of mischief, magic, temptation, and revenge. Follow the story of Prospero and his daughter Miranda as they are banished to a deserted island. This performance is an excellent adaptation that any literature lover is sure to appreciate. The play continues until March 12, giving you plenty of time to book your ticket.

When: February 17th -March 12th, 8:00 PM

Where: Classic Theatre of San Antonio (1924 Fredericksburg Road)

9. March It Out

Drumline Live is the new hit attraction at the Tobin Center this month! This high-energy, high-stepping style of drumline will be performed on stage, giving you the ultimate marching band experience. The students from Historically Black College and University will play a variety of marching band songs with bold beats and rhythms full of energy and emotion. This new show promises to put a bounce in your step and a smile on your face. See the members march it out with Drumline Live!

When: February 1st, 7:30 PM

Where: The Tobin Center (100 Auditorium Circle)

10. Plan Your Valentine’s Day Dinner

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about that special date! If you’re in the market for a classic romantic dinner, we’d like to point out downtown steakhouse Bohanan’s. Named as one of the top ten US steakhouses, Bohanan’s is known for the beautiful cuts of meat, handcrafted cocktails, live music, and delicious side dishes. Make a reservation for two on Valentine’s Day, and you are sure to impress your date with this fine cuisine.

When: February 14th, 5:00 PM-2:00 AM

Where: 219 E Houston St.

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