Whether you’re a novice on the mat or an experienced yogi, the 210 has plenty of places to practice. Find your zen at these 13 yoga studios around San Antonio.
🧘If you’re looking to sweat
House of RhythOM, 7302 Louis Pasteur This is not your mother’s yoga class, so get ready to stretch and move to the rhythm of music.
Yoga Kurunta, 2147 NW Military Hwy. Have you tried rope yoga? This practice allows you to achieve a stronger, deeper, and more effective stretch and this studio has the city’s biggest, and only, rope wall.
Black Swan Yoga, Multiple locations With two locations in San Antonio, this studio strives to create an accessible, affordable, and communal yoga experience for everyone.
🧘♂️ If you want to connect with community
Mobile Om, Locations vary Since 2013, this local mobile yoga studio offers free community building classes including puppy yoga + happy hour events at the city’s public parks and businesses around town.
Nomadik Yoga, Locations vary Melinda Gonzalez has taught donation-based and free community classes throughout the city of San Antonio since 2014, focusing on the physical + mental benefits of this healing practice.
Free Community Yoga, Locations vary Bring your friends or your significant other out to a free class on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at various locations around the Alamo City.
Texas Farm Yoga, 290 County Road 386 Goats and yoga in the Hill Country, anyone? This outdoor yoga studio is perfect for big groups such as birthdays, bachelorette parties, and more.
Conjunto Underground | Thursday, Sept. 14 | 7 p.m. | Mi Tierra Cafe and Bakery, 218 Produce Row, San Antonio | Free | Come listen to “El Chief” Santiago Jimenez Jr. and and enjoy drink specials, plus a curated food menu.
Live Trivia | Thursday, Sept. 14 | 7-9 p.m. | Tipsy Cowgirl, 602 NW Loop 410 Ste. 144, San Antonio | Free | Join Challenge Entertainment and test your knowledge on everything from history and science to pop culture and sports.
Beer, Bacon, Bingo (and Brains) | Thursday, Sept. 14 | 7-10 p.m. | Alamo Beer Company, 202 Lamar St., San Antonio | Free | Join this local brewery for a special night of games, drinks, and snacks.
Friday, Sept. 15
Planetarium Shows | Friday, Sept. 15 | 6:30 p.m. | Scobee Planetarium & Scalan Observatory, 1198 San Pedro Ave., San Antonio | $5-$6 | Join one of the three public showings including “Accidental Astronauts”, “The Sky Tonight”, and a double feature of “Secret Lives of Stars” + “Violent Universe.”
Mariachi Azteca de America | Friday, Sept. 15 | 6:30-9 p.m. | Hotel Contessa, 306 W. Market St., San Antonio | Free | Listen to free music on the Riverwalk and enjoy happy hour specials inside the Ambler Lounge.
Art Show | Friday, Sept. 15 | 7 p.m. | Warehouse Diner, 125 W. Grayson St., San Antonio | Free | Enjoy works of art from seven local artists with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and wine for purchase.
The Texas Department of Transportation is asking for feedback from San Antonio residents about the city’s bike plan. The San Antonio District Bicycle Plan analyzes the needs of the highway system, prioritize routes, and identifies potential traffic solutions. Take the survey before the Monday, Oct. 9 deadline.
The Alamo has reopened its Sacristy exhibit inside of the Alamo Church. This latest update to the historical site will take visitors on an immersive journey through time and explains the Sacristy’s evolution across centuries. Admission is free but a timed ticket is required.
The City of San Antonio Neighborhood + Housing Services Department and Able City are looking for artists to design an Accessory Dwelling Unit for a chance to win $500. The deadline to enter is Friday, Sept. 22 and the winner will be announced on Thursday, Oct. 26.
The San Antonio Spurs announced a new multi-year partnership with UT Health San Antonio. The deal includes a new lead sports medicine physician, Dr. Guy Nicolette. The partnership builds on the team’s principles of research, medical + public health education, and will feature community health programming across the city.
The Plaza San Antonio Hotel & Spa is teasing two new additions to the property opening this fall. Corinne, a South Texas and Gulf Coast-inspired restaurant, will serve up a variety of hearty + healthy dishes. The Anaqua Garden Bar will serve modern cocktails in an outdoor courtyard area. (MySA)
Start off 2024 with a roar. Monster Jam is returning to the Alamodome for two days beginning Saturday, Jan. 14 through Sunday, Jan. 15. See all of your favorite monster trucks including Grave Digger, Megalodon, and more. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 10 a.m.
Join Centro San Antonio for National Park(ing) Day. | Photo by Frederick Gonzales
Centro San Antonio is partnering with the Texas American Society of Landscape Architects, 80/20 Foundation, and the San Antonio Chapter of the American Institute of Architects to celebrate National Park(ing) Day on Friday, Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
What is National Park(ing) Day?
We’re so glad you asked. This one-day-only international event allows local businesses to convert city streets + parking spaces into vibrant green places for art, play, and community engagement.
Participants and theme
This year’s theme is pollinators — birds, bats, bees, butterflies, and other insects — and will occur along Houston Street (from Alamo to Flores) and North Main (from Houston to Travis) in downtown San Antonio.
Last week, we asked you: What’s your favorite part about fall in the Alamo City? It’s no surpise that 67% of you voted for cooler weather — it’s coming, don’t worry — and 13% are excited for the upcoming NBA season. Go Spurs Go.
Also, 20% of you are ready for Dia de los Muertos and visiting pumpkin patches. Stay tuned for a round-up of pumpkin patches around the city.
I started yoga classes in college and have loved it every since. During the pandemic, I did yoga almost daily during my lunch breaks as a stress reliever. Unfortunately, I really haven’t practiced yoga in about a year — life happens — until recently. I’m slowly getting back into my workout routine and I eventually want to check out puppy yoga with Mobile Om, and the Pints + Poses class at Black Laboratory Brewery.