Local San Antonio

2015 Thunderbird Airshow San Antonio

Tweet All the details: http://www.jbsa.mil/Portals/102/Images/AirShow/airshow_insert_final.pdf The performances this weekend in San Antonio are dedicated to U.S. Air Force Maj. Troy “Trojan” Gilbert of Wichita Falls, TX. He passed away Nov. 27, 2006 when his F-16 crashed 20 miles northwest of Baghdad. Your sacrifice is not forgotten and your legacy lives on.  #fallenwarrior #neverforget               […]

2015 Culinaria Restaurant Week #EatDrinkGive

Tweet 2015 Culinaria Restaurant Week #EatDrinkGive Besides getting ready for going back to school restaurant week is my favorite part of August. This is the first year that restaurant week will transcend two weeks getting everyone ample time to enjoy the great multiple course meals offered from fantastic local restaurants. Culinaria San Antonio recently launched a […]

Learn to SwimToday with Dara Torres

Tweet Learn to SwimToday with Dara Torres *This post is sponsored by MomTrends and SwimToday. I had the incredible opportunity to spend the afternoon at Northside Swim Center, with SwimToday ambassador, Dara Torres, five-time Olympic  swimming champion. Through SwimToday, teams nationwide are inviting new swimmers and families to experience the sport with incentives such as free swim team […]

Shuck Shack San Antonio

Tweet Shuck Shack San Antonio This past Tuesday I was incredibly excited to get to try Shuck Shack, the latest venture in the Dady restaurant family. They had a soft opening on July 3rd and came out guns blazing with the grand opening on the Fourth of July. Since seeing pictures on social media from the Dady family trip to […]

The General Public and Bowl & Barrel

Tweet The General Public and Bowl & Barrel Always an early adopter and supporter of new restaurants in San Antonio (and beyond!) I wanted to include pictures, video, and notes from my most recent culinary adventure to the new restaurant in Northwest San Antonio, at The Rim. Both components are physically located next to each other, […]

2015 Culinaria Burgers and Beer is ON!

Tweet 2015 Culinaria Burgers and Beer is ON! As of 10am May 17, 2015, Culinaria San Antonio is pumped for Burgers and Beer at The Historic Pearl!! You can get your tickets at the gate and you’ll be dry under 281 highway parking area. (Park in Koehler Parking Garage.)                        Weather lane closures here: http://www.sanantonio.gov/Public-Works/EmergencyStreetClosures.aspx […]

Culinaria Best of Mexico Rain Plan

Tweet Best of Mexico Rain Plan! WHAT: The Best of Mexico will move its location from Main Street at The Shops at La Cantera to the covered walkways at the offices from Profit Bricks, Body Brite to Derm S.A. at The Shops at La Cantera, just above and North of Main Street.  Local Chefs welcome visiting Chefs from Mexico […]

2015 The Big Give SA

Tweet 2015 The Big Give SA Following the success of The Big Give S.A. in 2014, during which 467 nonprofits raised $2.09 million from 21,361 donations, the San Antonio Nonprofit Council surveyed participating organizations to gain insights into best practices. The following results offer key findings to help maximize success in the 2015 campaign. The Big Give S.A. […]

GIVEAWAY: Tickets to Star Wars Symphony

Tweet UPDATED: 5/21/2015 Congratulations to @TimTheGirl and @Noe67 (those programming language skills brought you luck!) Thank you so much who entered…check back soon — we have contests all the time!    GIVEAWAY: Win a pair of tickets to the ‘Star Wars and more: The Music of John Williams’ at the Tobin Center Prizes: One pair of […]

2015 Bexar County Elections

Tweet 2015 Bexar County Elections There are currently 959,439 registered voters in Bexar County. Hopefully the past six mayoral elections where less than 15% of registered voters turned out won’t be a precedent for the current election!  May 9, 2015, registered voters will be able to vote at their polling place from 7am to 7pm. […]

2015 Cardboard Kids Campaign

Tweet Today and tomorrow ChildSafe will be out in the public handing out thousands of Cardboard Kids! Send your friends, family, and co-workers to visit us this Friday, March 13th from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM and Saturday, March 14th from 10:00 AM to 6:00PM at North Star, Rolling Oaks, Shops at La Cantera, or […]

Luke San Antonio Visiting Chefs Series

Tweet Luke San Antonio Visiting Chefs Series I am very excited when Luke San Antonio PR contact shared with me that Luke San Antonio and Chef John Russ (@johnny_russ) was about to debut a new series called “Luke San Antonio Visiting Chefs Series” which was born from Chef John Besh’s desire for sharing ideas and […]

GIVEAWAY: 35th Annual San Antonio Home & Garden Show

Tweet 35th Annual San Antonio Home & Garden Show This year’s show hosts DIYers, local experts and special guests, all sharing the latest in home and garden trends! Jason Cameron, host of DIY Network’s popular shows, will be there to share secrets on the art of remodeling homes and landscapes while giving an inside peek into his hit television shows. Family-friendly show also includes flavors and […]