San Antonio Fall Festivals – Fall 2021 TX Events

Halfway to St Patricks at the Beethoven - San Antonio, TX - Sep 18 to Sep 18, 2021
Food and beer (including Guinness, Smithwick’s, and Harps), plus Irish dancers, live music, and pipes and drums

Jazz’SAlive - San Antonio, TX - Sep 24 to Sep 25, 2021
Food, art, jam sessions, and two stages of live music.

Medina Lake Cajun Festival - Lakehills, TX - Sep 25 to Sep 25, 2021
The Medina Lake Cajun Festival started in 1981 as the Great Gumbo Cookoff, which over time became larger, received state and national recognition, and added more activities. Enjoy Cajun food, Cajun bands from all around Louisiana, dancing, and the ever popular gumbo cookoff.

Lone Star Gourd Festival - Fredericksburg, TX - Oct 1 to Oct 3, 2021
Come enjoy the artistry and craftsmanship of the Gourd Society at their annual festival – you’ll hardly believe the modest beginnings each piece at as a simple gourd!

Bike MS Valero Ride to the River - San Antonio, TX - Oct 2 to Oct 3, 2021
Bike MS is more than a ride. It’s an experience grounded in camaraderie and marked by passion, inspiration, determination and pure enjoyment. It will be an experience you’ll never forget, shared with new friends and old.

Floresville Peanut Festival - Floresville, TX - Oct 7 to Oct 9, 2021
Carnival, games, parade, pageant, live entertainment and more during the second full weekend in October.

Cuero Turkeyfest - Cuero, TX - Oct 8 to Oct 10, 2021
Features a BBQ Cook-off, foods, arts and crafts, carnival, parade, kids events, live entertainment and more. Held near Cuero Park Municipal Golf Course.

Taste Texas - Fredericksburg, TX - Oct 21 to Oct 23, 2021
Held in historic downtown Fredericksburg in the 100 block of West Main Street. It features Texas food, beer, wine, music, food court, and also has a Patron Party.

Texas Clay Festival - New Braunfels, TX - Oct 23 to Oct 24, 2021
Free admission to this event featuring the work of over 60 Texas potters and clay artists.

Pecan Fest - Seguin, TX - Oct 30 to Oct 30, 2021
Family friendly event across a variety of venues celebrating the pecan heritage of the community, including a pub crawl, 90 vendors, arts and crafts and more.

Holiday Lights on the River Walk - San Antonio, TX - Nov 12 to Jan 10, 2022
Spectacular display of over 100,000 lights (2,250 strings of light) draped over the towering bald cypress trees that line the River Walk. Dusk to dawn

Zoo Lights at the San Antonio Zoo - San Antonio, TX - Nov 19 to Jan 2, 2022
As the animals sleep for the night, the zoo comes alive with lights and other holiday magic. Enjoy two 32-foot LED trees, the Holiday Sing Along Express train, and more.

Travis Park Ice Rink - San Antonio, TX - Nov 19 to Jan 17, 2022

Light the Way Holiday Festival - San Antonio, TX - Nov 20 to Nov 20, 2021
Enjoy live music, food trucks, Shoppers’ Lane, childrens’ activities, meet and greets with Santa, and of course, a million twinkling lights and a fireworks display to end the night.

Holiday Parade on Broadway - San Antonio, TX - Nov 20 to Nov 20, 2021
The Fun Run start is at 5:30pm, followed immediately by the parade, from the Alamo Heights High School parking lot at the corner of E Castano Ave and Broadway St. The Fun Run and parade will proceed across Broadway St along Castano Ave and then proceed south onto Alamo Heights Blvd; and ends at the intersection of Alamo Heights Blvd and Argo Ave. Everyone is welcome to an after-parade party for kid-friendly fun in the parking lot of the Alamo Heights Pool.

Thanksgiving Eve at Howl at the Moon San Antonio - San Antonio, TX - Nov 24 to Nov 24, 2021
Turkey is good, but booze is better! Celebrate the long holiday weekend with some live music, dancing and drinks, with featured drinks, games, dancing and a great night out!

Turkey Trot for the San Antonio Food Bank - San Antonio, TX - Nov 25 to Nov 25, 2021
Turkey Trot is the San Antonio Food Bank’s annual 5K Run/Walk that raises funds to help feed families during the holidays. It will start and end in front of the Commander’s House at H-E-B’s Arsenal campus(622 S. Flores St., San Antonio, Texas 78204), with the route going through downtown and the Historic King William Neighborhood.

Ford Holiday River Parade and River Lighting Ceremony - San Antonio, TX - Nov 26 to Nov 26, 2021
The 40th Annual Ford Holiday River Parade is a San Antonio tradition that offers a spectacular one-hour parade along the San Antonio River Walk, featuring illuminated floats and costumed parade participants.

H-E-B Christmas Tree Lighting San Antonio - San Antonio, TX - Nov 26 to Nov 26, 2021
H-E-B’s Christmas gift to the City of San Antonio, a 50-foot Christmas tree with more than 10,000 red, white and blue lights and dozens of handmade ornaments – at Travis Park

Boerne’s A Dickens Celebration - Boerne, TX - Nov 26 to Dec 19, 2021
Stroll Main Street at Dickens on Main Thanksgiving weekend and enjoy the annual Weihnachts parade the following Saturday. Two more unique weekends of fun follow including A Toast of Olde Town, perfect for a holiday date night, and Kinder Fest, filled with fun surprises for the whole family

Christmas in Comfort - Comfort, TX - Nov 27 to Nov 27, 2021
Christmas in Comfort, one of the area’s most popular holiday events, will draw visitors to the Texas Hill Country for holiday shopping and family fun at the end of November, the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The event, which started with a handful of local residents manning a few booths in the historic district, now offers more than 125 art and craft vendors and a full day of holiday activities from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Parade is at 7 p.m.