For many people, December is their favorite part of the year, especially for the kids.
Whether it is the Christmas decorations, the delicious food or spending time with friends and family, there is an abundance of things to do during this time of year.
If you are looking for some ideas to enjoy your weekend, here are just a few:
The San Antonio Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza is for all those who love mariachi music.
The Tamales! Holiday Festival is this Saturday and promises plenty of choices for tamale lovers to enjoy.
San Antonio Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza 2012
The San Antonio Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza is a 8 day mariachi music festival that features some of the best mariachi music in the world. You can enjoy the different competitions and concerts at the Lila Cockrell Theatre.
For more information please visit the San Antonio Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza 2012 website.
San Antonio Tamales! Holiday Festival 2012
The 3rd Annual Tamales! Holiday Festival returns this Saturday, December 1st, from noon to 6 pm. Tamales! is a celebration of family, food and fun that so many associate with the holidays.
There will be more than 35 different tamale vendors that will incorporate a variety of tamales from South American flavors of sweet and vegetarian, to traditional San Antonio classics and many more.
For more information please visit the San Antonio Tamales! Holiday Festival website.
San Antonio Coffee Festival 2012
The San Antonio Coffee Festival is a celebration of coffee that features locally roasted and artfully brewed coffees from all over the world.
The Specialty Coffee Tasting Flight is the highlight of the San Antonio Coffee Festival, showcasing over 30 coffees at La Villita.
For more information please visit the San Antonio Coffee Festival website.
What do you think?
Are there any other events you know happening this weekend? Please let me know what they are in the comments.
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