Brackenridge House
230 Madison, King William Historic District
San Antonio, Texas, 78204, United States
210 271 3442
  • Fiesta SA 2014

Viva Fiesta San Antonio! April 10-27, 2014

Fiesta® San Antonio is the city's biggest celebration. Each April, more than 3 million people participate in the 17 day celebration of over 100 events and 3 parades honoring the heroes of the Alamo and Battle of San Jacinto, as well as the diverse culture of San Antonio. Come and experience this rich San Antonio tradition which began in 1891.

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Here are a few highlights of Fiesta® San Antonio:

A Night in Old San Antonio® April 22-25, 2014 5:30 PM

NIOSA is just steps away from the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Walk the streets of La Villita Historic Arts Village to enjoy more than 240 decorated food and drink booths and more than a dozen nonstop entertainment stages representing the diverse cultures and customs of the city in 15 heritage-themed areas.

The Texas Cavaliers River Parade April 21, 2014 7:00 PM

Each year hundreds of thousands of people from all over the country line the banks of the San Antonio River to view the most unusual parade in America … the Texas Cavaliers River Parade!

This year’s parade, entitled Stars On The River, promises an evening of family fun with live music, celebrities and lights. More than 40 festively decorated floats sponsored by local community organizations and military installations drift down the San Antonio River. Spectators party up and down the river to the accompaniment of singers, musicians and live bands. King Antonio XCI reigns over the evening’s festivities and gives a Texas-sized welcome to the enthusiastic spectators along the winding route.

The Battle of the Flowers Parade® April 25, 2014 11:30 AM

The Parade is considered the founding event of Fiesta® San Antonio and draws hundreds of thousands of celebrants to downtown streets.

The theme for this year's Parade is The Magic of Make Believe! A sense of wonderment will take a child's dreams and turn them into magic for them, their families and the inner child in all of us.

This 123-year- old parade is sure to inspire the dreams of both young and old. 

Fiesta Flambeau® Night Parade April 26, 2014 7:15 PM

The 66th anniversary of the Fiesta Flambeau® Night Parade celebrates the 2014 theme, “A Time to Remember.” The Fiesta® Flambeau® Parade is one of the largest illuminated parades in the US and the University of Texas Longhorn Band is the premier band that traditionally leads the parade each year.

The parade also features marching units, out-of-town bands, equestrian units, musical groups and many other attractions to create a night of incredible illuminated entertainment in San Antonio.