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The San AntonioReview

Explore the sights and sounds that Crockett staffers consider among San Antonio's best. From music fests to city-wide celebrations to landmark attractions, these experiences just can't be beat.

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    All Aboard The River Cruise

    July 06

    One of the most interesting and exciting ways to see the sights that San Antonio has to offer is on the water with a Go Rio San Antonio River Cruise.

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    San Antonio St. Patrick's Day

    March 02

    Every year on March 17, just about everyone in the United States is Irish. Officially, St. Patrick’s Day is the Feast Day of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland who lived in the 4th and 5th centuries. 

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    Rock and Roll Rodeo

    February 03

    The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo is one of the most famous and popular events of the year in the Alamo City, but did you know that there is a complete concert calendar as well?

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    Start Your Engines

    January 06

    If you consider yourself the type of person that likes to inject a little bit of adrenaline into your vacation, then you will want to visit Andretti Indoor Karting & Games. Located about 20 minutes from the Crockett Hotel, Andretti Indoor Karting & Games has something for everyone to enjoy.

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    A Ballet for the Holiday Season

    December 02

    When The Nutcracker by Pyotr Tchaikovsky was first performed in St. Petersburg in 1892, few in attendance could have possibly guessed that the ballet would become one of the composer’s most famous creations.

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    An Amazing Maize

    November 04

    With the holidays fast approaching, (can you believe it?) it's almost time for family gatherings full of food, fun, and laughter. If you are looking for a family experience that combines all three, then you will want to visit the famous South Texas Maize.

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    October 07

    Now in its 14th year, the San Antonio Beer Festival has become one of the most popular events of the year for beer lovers in Texas. This year’s festival will take place on Saturday, October 19. The event is only about a mile from The Crockett Hotel, which means you could walk and enjoy the crisp fall weather.

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    Witness Victor Hugo's Masterpiece

    September 02

    When Victor Hugo released his masterpiece The Hunchback of Notre Dame in the 1830s, few could have possibly imagined how beloved and long-lasting the story would be.

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    Large Band Makes for Big Fun

    August 05

    The great Lyle Lovett has been delighting audiences since he released his first album in 1986. That self-titled debut declared to the world that Lovett is a musical force to be reckoned with.

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    Explore a Cave

    July 01

    If you are looking for unique family fun this summer, then you will want to visit Natural Bridge Caverns.

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    June 03

    Tiger Woods is back with his historic 15th Major victory at the 2019 Masters Tournament. 

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    You've Got a Golden Ticket

    May 06

    Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is one of the most beloved family films of all time, and Gene Wilder’s performance as the titular candy maker is legendary.

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    Fiesta San Antonio

    April 01

    The very first Fiesta San Antonio took place in 1891 when local women decorated their horses and carriages and paraded by the Alamo in remembrance of those who bravely fought at the Battle of San Jacinto and The Alamo. 

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    Spring has Spring

    March 04

    Even if the weather has not been cooperating, Spring is right around the corner. 

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    See One of Shakespeare's Best

    February 04

    In his long and successful career, William Shakespeare wrote at least 37 plays that scholars can mostly agree on.

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    New Year, New You

    January 06

    Now that the holidays are over and the new year has begun, it is time to start following through on those New Year’s resolutions.

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    Light Up the Night

    December 03

    It may seem impossible, but 2018 is rapidly coming to a close. Before we ring in the New Year, there are still plenty of holiday events to enjoy. 

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