One year after the Women’s March in Washington D.C. that protested the inauguration of President Donald Trump, groups in cities around the world are hosting marches and rallies to mark the anniversary throughout the weekend.
The theme for the 37th annual Ford Holiday River Parade was “Christmas at the Movies.”
This year, city officials moved the Christmas tradition from Alamo Plaza to nearby Travis Park.
Music could be heard from a block away, and many vendors set up tents throughout the park.
Students interested in the art of dance were able to sign up and take modern, jazz, or African dance classes ranging from beginner to advanced levels.
The theme of the 14th annual PRIDE San Antonio Festival and Parade was “Living Now – Forever Proud.”
The flash mob – located in the park, directly in front of Taylor’s home – was organized by Rosey Abuabara, who encouraged participants to come dressed as their favorite celebrities, Comic-Con characters, or simply “dressed to party.”
Saturday night’s weather forecast predicted showers at the Fiesta Flambeau Night Parade, but no rain fell on the signature Fiesta event that enlivened downtown.
Thousands took to San Antonio’s downtown streets Friday to catch a glimpse of the 126th annual Battle of Flowers Parade.
Now in its 79th year, the fundraiser draws around 85,000 visitors, nets more than $1 million, and employs an army of about 11,000 volunteers annually