From sweater vests and snowglobes to holiday socks galore, you can deck the halls with everything you need thanks to the Whatastore. There’s even 7-ft inflatable snowman for your outdoor decor.
Along with the new holiday items, you can shop online for Whataburger merch including hats, drinkware, bracelet and shoe charms, and even spicy ketchup.
Although Whataburger was originally founded in Corpus Christi, its headquarters are now in San Antonio. Most locations are open 24/7, 364 days a year — you’ll have to put on your fry slippers to get your fix on Christmas Day.
Want to shop small with the same Texas charm? Don’t forget to stop by these two stores to sport your SATX holiday pride.
Karolina’s Antiques, 1709 Blanco Rd. | We’re obsessed with these serapé candy canes that are sure to deck the halls (an maybe your tree) with some signature San Antonio swag.
Feliz Modern, 110 W Olmos Dr. | This shop is a must-visit for fans of the quirky, unique, and playful. Papel picado ornaments — does it get more SATX than that?
The Light Park | Monday, Nov. 14-Sunday, Jan. 1 | 5:30-11 p.m. | Retama Park Parking Lot, 1 Retama Pkwy., Selma | $25-$125 | Witness millions of lights synchronized to an electric mix of music powered by DJ Polar Ice.
Live Trivia at Stetson Bar | Monday, Nov. 14 | 8-10 p.m. | Stetson Bar, 7350 Tezel Rd # 108, San Antonio | Free | Head out for a night of free-to-play trivia with prizes given to the top teams.
Tuesday, Nov. 15
Tuesday Tunes | Tuesday, Nov. 15 | 11 a.m. | 115 N. Main Ave., San Antonio | Free | Treat yourself to a picnic lunch or just a break from the office in the heart of the city.
Goo Goo Dolls | Tuesday, Nov. 15 | 7:30-10:30 p.m. | Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Cir., San Antonio | $34.50 | These Buffalo alt-rockers continue to repay the fans that built them with epic showmanship and tireless performances.
Wednesday, Nov. 16
Open House | Wednesday, Nov. 16 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m. | Providence Catholic School, 1215 N. St. Mary’s St., San Antonio | Free | Prospective students and parents are invited to learn more about Providence Catholic at this open house.*
Dance Happy Hour | Wednesday, Nov. 16 | 7 p.m. | Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Cir., San Antonio | Free | Learn the art of belly dance in a guided lesson taught by Karavan Studio owner Karen Barbee Adkisson.
Thursday, Nov. 17
28th Annual Mariachi Extravaganza | Thursday, Nov. 17-Friday, Nov. 18 | 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. | Lila Cockrell Theatre, 200 E. Market St., San Antonio |Price mssing | The public is invited to attend three national competitions and the high school finals .
Tree Adoptions | Saturday, Nov. 19 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Mission Marquee, 3100 Roosevelt Ave., San Antonio | Free | One-gallon shade and ornamental trees will be available at this walk-up event.
Holiday Market Series at South Park Mall | Saturday, Nov. 19-Sunday, Nov. 20 | 11 a.m. | South Park Mall, 2310 SW Military Dr., San Antonio | Free | Join local vendors every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Nov. 18-Dec. 18.
We have amonthly guide filled with events + activities you can plan for in advance. Click the button below to bookmark ideas for upcoming date nights, family outings, and time with friends.
A new $10 million police station on St. Mary’s Street will break ground in February. The project will consist of a ~25,000-sqft, two-story building for police officers and public community space. The construction is expected to wrap up in one year.
The San Antonio Zoo and Kerrville Hills Winery will partner to produce Conservino, a pair of red and white wines. Zoo officials shared that 100% of the proceeds will support the organization’s wildlife conservation efforts. (San Antonio Business Journal)
The Travis Park 50-ft Christmas tree is expected to arrive on this Tuesday, Nov. 15. This year’s tree was sourced from Northwest Oregon and will be adorned with 10,000 white lights. (KSAT-12)
All San Antonio Public Library (SAPL) cardholders now have access to streaming videos through Kanopy. To access the streaming service, all SAPL users will need to do is input their Library card and create a free account.
The City of San Antonio announced its Buy Local Campaign for the holiday season. From Sunday, Nov. 26 to Tuesday, Jan. 3, residents are encouraged to supporting small and locally owned businesses.
Did you know? There are only 53 days out of the year for San Antonians to enroll in Medicare benefits. Put your health first and find out if you’re eligible for benefits. Don’t miss this year’s Annual Medicare Enrollment period ending on Wed., Dec. 7, 2022.*
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Editor’s pick: While I insist you check out the new La Malinche exhibit at SAMA, there is one more thing you can finally take advantage of again. Yup, I’m taking about checking out the sky bridge after dark. Head to the museum during extended hours on Tuesdays and Fridays — you won’t be disappointed.
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