The San Antonio Botanical Garden is bringing the heat with its second Pequeño Pepper Day, focusing this year on the chilis of Mexico and San Antonio. The day will be filled with entertainment and activities for the whole family; featuring live Latin music, pepper plant sale, CHEF culinary demonstrations, workshops, children’s storytime, cash bar, and food prepared by Jason Dady Catering, shaved ice, and more. Workshops will include DIY: Hot Honey, and workshops about chile pequin and chili con carne.
Fee: Included with Garden admission and membership
Experience San Antonio’s urban oasis during the evening hours at Sips & Sunset in the Garden. Kickback, relax and sample craft drinks, play games, listen to music from a local DJ, eat delicious food, and more. Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the perfect evening surrounded by the garden’s blooms as the sun sets over our beautiful city. Food will be available for purchase. Ages 21+.
Nine drink samples included with ticket.
Fee: $30 ($27 member)
Thursday, May 13 and September 2 | 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Join the Botanical Garden for this Mi Campo tasting inspired by Frida Kahlo Oasis. Participants will learn about the history of Tequila and partake in a tasting. The class will conclude with crafting their own Mi Campo Tequila Cocktail. Sign up quick before this class sells out! 21+. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Fee: $35 ($31.50 member). May registration deadline is Tuesday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m. September registration deadline is Tuesday, August 31 at 6:30 p.m.
Instructors: Chef Katrina Flores, Culinary & Wellness Programs Specialist
San Antonio's newest holiday event, Lightscape, is making its Texas debut!
Guests will be enchanted by magical light displays set along a beautifully illuminated one-mile path winding through the Botanical Garden. These captivating illuminations will dazzle the senses and the show will proudly include installations unique to Texas created by local and international artists.
The trail will feature a one-of-a-kind experience blending new works, including a field of Texas bluebonnets, with guest-favorites, such as the show-stopping Cathedral of Light, an impressive towering cathedral arch tunnel sparkling with 100,000 lights.
This holiday event routinely sells out in other cities, so be sure to mark your calendars and buy your tickets early! Botanical Garden members will receive an exclusive 48-hour pre-sale and ticket discount. Become a member today to guarantee tickets for your preferred date.
Tickets go on sale to Botanical Garden members on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, and public on-sale begins Friday, June 4, 2021.