As the saying goes, "everything is bigger in Texas," and shopping in San Antonio is no exception! The eighth largest city in the United States, San Antonio offers an abundant variety of shops, galleries and malls containing collectibles and clothing as unique and diverse as the Texas landscape. From fine art to Western wear to spicy salsas, you can be sure no shopping list will be left incomplete.
Events & Festivals
46th Annual Texas Folklife FestivalJune 08 to June 10
The Texas Folklife Festival overflows with authentic entertainment, ethnic foods, Texas crafts, activities and more. The expansive 22-acre grounds provide visitors with immense choices that include 40 different cultures, 50 ethnic dance groups, 150 ethnic foods, 65 music groups, 50 craft vendors, 50 demonstrations, carnival rides and lots of family fun. As always, the Texas Folklife Festival is held at UTSA's Institute of Texan Cultures in downtown San Antonio's HemisFair Park.
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