With the cooler winds of October comes not only a much-needed break from high temperatures but a slew of cultural and Halloween-themed events as museums reveal their fall exhibits and theaters begin their fall runs.
0/03/2010, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
There will be a blessing of animals at noon plus lots of music, food and fun for all ages.
10/03/10, 1:00-9:00 p.m.
The Helotes Humane Society hosts this event which raises money to help animals that have been brought to the shelter.Door Prizes/Silent Auction includes wide screen tv, land, and more Dog games for all provided by SA Big Dawgs include Peanut Butter Lick, Sausage Relay and the HELOTES FIDO IDOL Contest Kids Games Admission free for two legged and $5 donation for four legged Bring a bag of animal food and receive a free door prize drawing ticket! Music by Julie Good all day Free Dance 6 - 9 with Mario Flores and the Sodacreek Band Bill Taylor emceeing the event!
10/03/2010, Dedication 4:00 p.m., Concert 7:00 p.m. Trinity University faculty member Dr. David Heller performs on the newly-dedicated pipe organ that took two years to build and over two months just to install.
10/03/2010, 12:00 noon - 6:00 p.m. The San Antonio Restaurant Association hosts its 33rd Annual Taste of San Antonio on Sunday, October 3, 2010. The Taste of San Antonio Expo features samples from area restaurants, catering companies and food manufacturers, as well as Texas wineries and beverage distributors. Admission is $40 per person (children under 5 yrs. are free), and includes taste sampling, live music, industry-related artisan booths and demonstrations.
10/03/2010, 2:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. Three movies from Hispanic directors will be shown at this mini film festival.
10/03/2010, 4:00 P.M. Mariachi Festival Featuring Mariachi Las Altenas. Tickets start at $10, children under 12 are free.