Music could be heard from a block away, and many vendors set up tents throughout the park.
Several City districts, educational institutions, and other organizations are hosting their own back-to-school events during tax-free weekend.
The UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures is planning to relocate from its building in the park to make way for a mixed-use development on the property.
Fiesta Fiesta, the official opening party for the city’s “party with a purpose,” moved from its usual location at Alamo Plaza to Hemisfair.
This year’s main event at Hemisfair will take place on Nov. 10, with additional special, ticketed events throughout the Nov. 9-11 weekend.
Hemisfair’s reactivation efforts moved one step closer to fruition Wednesday, when a newly improved street in the park was officially opened to the public.
Transportation is a hot topic in San Antonio.
CommonWealth Coffeehouse is about to expand its two-year-old concept to no less than seven more locations in San Antonio.
The mixer and game night will focus on the importance of creating regional dialogue among cities and municipalities about transportation.
City Council unanimously approved a public-private partnership Thursday that will allow for a $200 million development on five acres at Hemisfair.