Must-do July events in San Antonio, TX

The forecast reads sunny skies for this patriotic weekend. | 📸 : The forecast reads sunny skies for this patriotic weekend. | 📸 : Erika Pinkley

We’re halfway through summer in Texas and there’s still no shortage of fun around the Alamo City. Today we’re sharing the top 10 events happening in the month of July.

Bud Light Stars Stripes & Lights | Now-Mon., July 4 | All day | The San Antonio Riverwalk | Free | Experience 1,000 American flags lined up along the River Walk, live music + shop over 40 local artisans during this patriotic weekend.

Electric Ocean Festival | Now-Sun., Aug. 7 | Times vary | SeaWorld San Antonio | $50+ | Stay during the evening hours for a spectacular water ski stunt show, Sesame Street parade, live music + a fireworks display.

San Antonio French Festival | Sat., July 16 | 10 a.m.-8 p.m. | The Shops at La Cantera | Free | Join in on the fun on Main Street for a Bastille Day French Festival that will include a pétanque tournament, live music, sips + small bites.

Jungle Boogie Nights | Now-Sat., Aug. 6 | Times vary | San Antonio Zoo | $17+ | Have a roaring good time and enjoy the live music, dance parties, animal interactions, food + drinks.

Chancla Fest | Fri., July 8 | 6-10 p.m. | 2120 El Paso St. | Free | Experience this barrio block party that highlights the creative spirit of SATX’s Westside along with a chancla throwing contest + chancla-inspired art activities for all ages.

SATX hosts the original + longest running Latino film festival in the nation. | 📸 : Guadalupe Theater

CineFestival | Wed., July 6-Sun., July 10 | Times vary | Guadalupe Theater, 1301 Guadalupe St. | $8 | Enjoy 85 films that recognize, celebrate, and support local + regional Latin + Indigenous filmmakers.

Festival of Chariots | Sat., July 16 | 4-9 p.m. | Woodlawn Lake | Free | Experience a traditional Eastern taste of enlightenment + arts with collaborative support from local tastemakers and spiritual enthusiasts of different backgrounds.

SA Street Art Initiative Exhibit | Thurs., July 21-Thurs., Sept. 1 | Times vary | Carver Community Cultural Arts Center | Free | Experience SASAI’s exhibit that will include works reflecting the diversity of the individual artists on display and the city.

Float Fest | Sat., July 23 + Sun., July 24 | Times vary | Guadalupe River | $145+ | Grab your float + ice chest and hear music from artists like Vampire Weekend, Marshmello, Tove Lo, Deadmau5, and Chance the Rapper.

San Antonio Reggae Festival | Sat., July 30 | 2-11 p.m. | Rosedale Park | $29+ | Watch over 10 live reggae bands + performers and enjoy delicious eats, beer booths, and good vibes.