Experience exciting San Antonio TX events at the Crockett Hotel
Check in here to see a calendar of events at the Historic Crockett Hotel and the downtown San Antonio area.
NEW YEAR'S EVE EVENTS
Crockett Hotel, an official hotel partner of San Antonio's annual New Year's Eve event, CELEBRATE SAN ANTONIO! New Years Eve offer includes:
- Enhanced Continental Breakfast (extended hours)
- Late Checkout for all you NYE revelers (subj to availability)
- Free WIFI
- New Year's Eve Midnight Champagne Toast in Ernie's Bar.
It's close proximity to San Antonio's biggest New Year's Eve party with fireworks, food and live music will entertain all ages!
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Nov. 23- Dec. 31: SeaWorld San Antonio Christmas Celebration- Wintery Wonderland
SeaWorld San Antonio is decking the halls for its annual Christmas Celebration, a magical holiday program offered on scheduled operating days. Enjoy stunning live shows in this wintery, watery wonderland. Immerse your family in the spirit of the season, sip hot cocoa as you stroll through a sea of sparkling Christmas lights, and share laughs with a jolly sea lion.
Nov 29- Dec. 21: Morgan's Wonderland- A Wonderful Christmas
Make Morgan's Wonderland a part of your holiday tradition. Open Fridays & Saturdays. Have your picture taken with Santa, listen to Christmas carolers in the park, stop by the petting zoo, and enjoy all rides open at night.
Spooky San Antonio Adventures
Book a room at the Crockett and plan your haunted adventures! Here are a few attractions near our hotel:
Gather in front of the Alamo nightly at 8:15 PM and follow your guides, dressed in period costumes, as they light your way with lanterns through an informative tour of San Antonio’s most haunted sites. An alternative program begins with dinner at the Menger Hotel, one of the city’s well-known harbors of ghosts, then continues with a nightly ghost tour around downtown.
Search out spirits using tour-supplied ghost hunting equipment as you visit 13 haunted locations in the city center. Alamo City Ghost Tours provides knowledgeable guides who bring the past to light seven days a week, beginning at 9:00 PM in Alamo Plaza. If you have a group of 30 or more, arrange to take an air-conditioned bus ride to San Antonio’s oldest graveyards and learn the intriguing stories of some of the city’s long-departed citizens.
Your journey begins with a ride in an old coffin cage, and then….. Ripley’s Haunted Adventure takes you on a spooky adventure featuring live actors, animatronics and special effects sure to send shivers up your spine. Located across from the Alamo, this unnerving attraction is open daily.
Local Festivals & Events
Seaworld San Antonio - Opens Feb. 2 for 2013 Season
SeaWorld San Antonio’s combination of unique animal attractions, entertaining shows that combine artistry, emotion and marine animals into amazing performances, the thrill of its state-of-the-art coasters and educational experiences for all ages make this park an exciting place to be! Admission. Get Details
San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo - Feb 7-24
Features great entertainment with star-studded country, rock 'n' roll and Latin artists during all 20 PRCA rodeo performances. This spectacular of fun also includes shopping, a carnival and livestock centers. AT&T Center. Admission. Get Details
Six Flags Fiesta Texas - Opens Mar. 2 for 2013 Season
Let the fun begin. Check out themed rides, thrilling roller coasters, attractions and shows for every age, including opportunities to meet the Looney Tunes characters throughout the visually stunning 200-acre park. Admission Get Details.
Fiesta Noche del Rio - May thru August
A San Antonio tradition, this performance features songs and dances of Mexico, Spain, Argentina and Texas and occurs Friday and Saturday evenings at the River Walk’s historic Arneson River Theatre.
Splashtown - Season Opens April 27
Splashtown San Antonio is 20 landscaped acres of cool, clean water excitement just three minutes North of downtown on IH-35 at the Splashtown exit.
Schlitterbahn Water Park Resort - Season Opens April 28
The original Schlitterbahn, in New Braunfels, just 20 minutes north of San Antonio, wins recognition, year after year, as the world's top waterpark. With over 65 acres of tube rides, water slides and uphill water coasters there is plenty of fun for the whole family.
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Shopping in San Antonio
RIVERCENTER MALL - located across from the Crockett Hotel. Indoor mall provides a convenient location right on the River Walk and gives you easy access to major brands like Macy's, Gap, Victoria's Secret, Express, Chico's and more. Rivercenter Mall also offers casual restaurants, movies theatres, including IMAX theatre and a comdey club.
ALAMO QUARRY MARKET - Less than 8 miles from the Crockett Hotel. Open Air shopping, was once the Alamo Cement Plant is now the Alamo Quarry Market, blending some of the finest shopping and dining in the area. The market itself is planned around the factory's smokestacks, creating a historic setting. This open-air venue features over 60 national stores and restaurants minutes from downtown.
NORTH STAR MALL - Less than 8 miles from the Crockett Hotel. This indoor mall offers over 200 specialty shops and restaurants give it international acclaim. Mall is conveniently located next to the San Antonio International Airport and minutes from downtown.
PEARL BREWERY- NEWEST ADDITION TO SHOPPING IN SAN ANTONIO! Access from Riverwalk or quick 5 minute drive from Crockett Hotel. EAT and SHOP at the Historic Pearl Brewery. Get details.
THE RIM - Open-Air: A 3-million-square-foot open-air retail center anchored by Bass Pro Shops' Outdoor World, the largest Bass Pro store in Texas and fourth largest in the country. Upscale discount houses include Saks Fifth Avenue OFF FIFTH and Nordstrom Rack. Other stores include Target, Best Buy, DSW Shoes and JC Penney.
THE SHOPS AT LA CANTERA - Open-Air: A retreat as well known for its gorgeous architectural design as it is for its terrific collection of upscale brand shopping. Greenery, subtle water features and distinctive storefronts lend a garden-like feel; more than 150 shops and restaurants, a children’s play area and personal shoppers further paint La Cantera as a shopper’s oasis.
SAN MARCOS PREMIUM OUTLETS - Open-Air: More than 140 stores including Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5TH, Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Gucci, Fendi, Victoria's Secret, Tory Burch, True Religion, Ed Hardy, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren, Coach and more all at savings of 25% to 65% every day.
TANGER OUTLETS - Open-Air: More than 100 of the world' s most popular brand name and designer outlet stores such as: Calvin Klein, American Eagle Outfitters, Banana Republic, Seiko, Eddie Bauer, Champion, Disney Store, Fossil, Old Navy, Tommy Hilfiger, Nautica, Kenneth Cole, Skechers and many more! Voted as the Official Best Outlet Mall in Texas-2010 by Media USA.
Scorpions - Official Hotel Sponsor
Crockett Hotel - Official Hotel Sponsor
Scorpions FC 2013 Season Home Opener -April 14
The Scorpions FC, San Antonio's new professional soccer team playing the North American Soccer League.
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Soccer for A Cause
Scorpions' profits go directly to Morgan's Wonderland, a 25-acre family fun park catering for those with specials needs. Morgan’s Wonderland is open to people of all ages with and without disabilities. It's a totally-wheelchair-accessible park, featuring more than 25 rides, playscapes and attractions.