Plus, free pet microchipping and vaccination clinic this weekend.
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85º | Partly Cloudy | 30% chance of rain | Sunrise 6:35 a.m. | Sunset 8:28 p.m.
🐩 No dog left behind
SATXtoday: Elsewhere beer garden
Check out our dog-friendly city guide and see where you + your furry friend can hang out in San Antonio. | Photo by @itshardbeingchula
Round of a-paws, please. From luxury memberships and canine clubs like Good Dog to spoiling your pup with a delicious treats from PAWsitively Sweet Bakery, San Antonio is quickly growing into a dog-friendly city.

Whether you’re in need of a drinking paw-tner at a local brewery, hitting the night market, or just dining out, well bone appétit. Get ready to dig into this guide for dog-friendly spots around the 210.

Pro tip: You can use BringFido to find more dog-friendly restaurants, pet-friendly hotels and events, too.


  • Texas Dog Co., 4302 Hyatt Pl. Dr. | Take a selfie with your dog in front of the dog mural at this new beer garden.
  • Home Room, 517 Live Oak | The only school-inspired bar in town where it’s acceptable to drink beer and bring your dog.
  • McIntyre’s Southtown, 1035 S. Presa | Where beer nerds, dog-lovers, and sports enthusiasts cane unite at this traditional sports bar in Southtown.


  • Medina Natural Area, 15890 TX-16 | Bring your over-energized pup on one of the dog-friendly hiking trails on San Antonio’s south side.
  • Front Country Trail, 12861 Galm Rd. | Hike with your dog on the only park-approved trail at Government Canyon State Natural Area.
  • Salado Creek Trail, 3104 N. Loop 1604 W. | This dog-approved paved trail runs from 1604, through the north side of San Antonio, and ends at Fort Sam Houston.


Your dog stays free at the Thompson San Antonio.


Photo by @thompsonsanantonio


  • Westin Riverwalk San Antonio, 420 W. Market St. | This Riverwalk will pamper your dog — up to 40 lbs — with a Westin Heavenly Dog Bed, pet welcome kit, and food bowls for $150 per stay.
  • La Quinta by Wyndham San Antonio Northwest, 11155 W. Loop 1604 N. | This northside hotel welcomes two pets of any size for $25 per pet, per night and pets may be left in the room unattended.
  • Thompson San Antonio, 115 Lexington Ave. | This luxury Riverwalk hotel welcomes your dogs for no additional charge for stays less than 30 nights.
What is the most popular dog breed in the US?

A. Standard poodle
B. Labrador retriever
C. French Bulldog
D. Beagle
E. German shepherd
Thursday, May 25
Friday, May 26
  • San Antonio Missions Giveaway | Friday, May 26 | 7 p.m. | Nelson Wolff Stadium, 5757 U.S. HWY 90 W., San Antonio | $10-$30 | Support the SA Missions and be one of the first 1,500 fans at the ballpark to receive a Flying Chanclas x CircleK mug.
  • This is What Dreams Are Made Of: Disney & 2000s Throwbacks Dance Party | Friday, May 26 | 8 p.m. | The Rock Box, 1223 E. Houston St., San Antonio | $18-$20 | If you’ve always wanted to sing 2000s + Disney throwbacks in the club, then this party is what your dreams are made of.*
Saturday, May 27
  • Meditation in the Garden | Saturday, May 27 | 10-11 a.m. | San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Funston Pl., San Antonio | $18-$20 | Spend the morning meditating with instructor Marcy Westcott.
  • Asian Festival | Saturday, May 27 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | UTSA Downtown Campus, 501 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., San Antonio | Join UTSA for its annual family-friendly Asian Festival.
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News Notes
On This Day
  • On May 25, 2013, thunderstorms produced heavy rains around the San Antonio area resulting in a flash flood. Over nine inches of rain fell in six hours — four inches between 6 and 7 a.m. — breaking a record for the second highest rainfall within a 24-hours period.
  • Starting tomorrow, Rose Hip Market is expanding its menu. The newly opened market is partnering with small-batch wine + beer companies to add new drink options, special appetizers, and snacks to the menu. Rose Hip plans to extend its Friday and Saturday hours to 9 p.m. (SA Current)
  • Bowl & Barrel is offering a $10 bowling special for kids this summer. The special includes one hour of bowling, shoe rental, a meal, and a drink from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. This deal starts Monday, May 29 and runs through Saturday, September 9.
  • High Street Wine — located at 302 Pearl Pkwy. — will host an in-person wine class on Monday, May 29 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Send your taste buds on a vacation around the world without leaving San Antonio. Tickets are $65 and can be purchased online.
  • Speaking of the Pearl. Congrats to Hotel Emma for winning two awards in Trip Advisor’s “Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best.” This local hotel was named the number one Luxury Hotel and the number two Top Hotel in the U.S. These rankings place Hotel Emma in the top 1% of Trip Advisor listings.
  • The San Antonio Animal Care Services + Protect Your Pet veterinary services will host a free vaccination clinic this Saturday at 4710 State Highway 15 from 9-11 a.m. These services are only offered to San Antonio residents with a picture ID and current address. Micro-chipping and vaccinations are available while supplies last.
  • Pop quiz: What’s the body’s most abundant protein? The answer: Collagen. NativePath’s Certified Grass-Fed Collagen Powder is made from grass-fed, pasture-raised cows and contains 18 grams of protein per serving. Start incorporating it daily to support skin elasticity, joint health, bone strength, and muscle growth and maintenance.*
  • We’re hiring a SATXtoday Sales Executive to lead our San Antonio, TX advertising relationships. Additionally, this individual would have the opportunity to sell across all 25 of our 6AM City markets, pitching the most relevant and modern media offering in town while earning a competitive salary with unlimited PTO. Learn more + apply.
🎖️ Remembering our fallen heroes
SATXtoday: The Alamo
Visit one of the many military memorials around the Alamo City. | Photo by Haley Phelps via Unsplash
Did you know San Antonio is home to four US military bases? The city has long been known as Military City USA, but it wasn’t until 2017 that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Official made it official.

As we approach Memorial Day, here is a list of monuments to visit around the Alamo City to honor our fallen heroes.These monuments honor heroes — both human and animals — as far back as the Battle of the Alamo in 1836.
The Wrap
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From the editor
I loved writing this dog city guide because I am obsessed with my dog, Benny. He’s a schnauzer-chihuahua mix and he turns three this July. My family and friends know how much I love my dog and how I treat him like my child. I hope all my dog-lovers out there enjoy this guide.

If you’re looking to add a furry friend to your family, check out our list of nine animal rescue organizations in San Antonio.
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