The street that once held my grandparent’s house had become ground zero for HemisFair ‘68, the main gateway to a world’s fair that brought more than six million visitors to San Antonio.
Michael Sawaya, who oversees the convention center and the Alamodome and is one of the longest-tenured department heads with the City of San Antonio, has resigned to accept a position at the convention center in New Orleans.
The season of holiday events is upon San Antonio, with many local traditions involving musical styles from around the world.
Wares from local artisans will be featured, along with other handmade goods and brand fashions, at holiday-themed fairs and events throughout San Antonio.
Art informs, inspires and transforms people and always has served as a powerful bridge to unite people.
Although King Antonio and Rey Feo are the best-known Fiesta royalty, there’s one more important figure in this pantheon of nobility: King Anchovy.