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July 4th Weekend Events


Commander's House presents Grand Ol' Days - A Fourth of July Family Event!

Bring family and friends and enjoy games, music and food from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Call 210.207.3010 to RSVP for this event.  A $3 hamburger luncheon is optional.   
Commander's House, 622 S. Flores

3 - 5

Stinson Commemorative Air Force Independence Weekend

Commemorative Air Force Flights  - July 3, 4, 5. On Saturday, July 4 the event includes free family fair activities, music and entertainment from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Visit for details about this FREE event!
Stinson Municipal Airport, 8535 Mission Rd. 

3 - 5

Freedom Fest 2015!

Celebrate our nation's independence with three days of live music, arts & crafts, food booths and activities for the entire family.  More than a dozen musical acts are scheduled to perform.  Noon - 8 p.m.  Call 210.207.8600 or visit for information on this FREE event.
Historic Market Square, 514 W. Commerce St.


San Antonio's Official 4th of July Celebration & Fireworks Extravaganza

On Saturday July 4th, bring the entire family to Woodlawn Lake Park and join us for the biggest and best party in town celebrating our nation’s birth and our freedom.  From 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. families are invited to participate in a fun-filled day of games, food and musical entertainment.  Visit the San Antonio Parks Foundation website for information on this FREE event.
Woodlawn Lake Park, 1103 Cincinnati


Mercado O'Liva

Come downtown to the site of San Antonio's original open-air market to experience a tradition that began more than 100 years ago!  Mercado O'Liva features a variety of local artists and craftsmen, culinary goods and demonstrations, family-friendly events, informational tables, performances and more.  The market takes place every first Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Call 210.207.8612 or visit for information on this FREE event.
Spanish Governor's Palace, 105 Military Plaza


Phil Hardberger Park First Saturday Education Program - Not So Creepy Critters

Join Erik and Courtney Honer from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. as they showcase all of their live critters including kid-friendly snakes, Reggie the blue tongue skink, Douglas the bearded dragon lizard and more.  Registration is not required.  There is a suggested donation of $3 per person or $5 per family. Call 210.207.3280 for details or visit  
Phil Hardberger Park West, Urban Ecology Center Classroom, 8400 N.W. Military Hwy.