County employees started cleaning restrooms at the missions starting Dec. 28, and the National Park Service took over bathroom duty on Sunday.
The Luminaria contemporary arts festival will take place Nov. 10-11 at Hemisfair and Mission San José.
Mission San José does not currently have an event space to host wedding receptions and other larger ceremonies.
Spain’s king and queen are visiting their former colonial settlement in honor of San Antonio’s Tricentennial, touring sites including Mission San José.
You can explore the trendline of visits to the Missions since 1983 by using the Rivard Report’s interactive charts in this story.
The five-day festival will feature symposiums, a story exhibit, a sunset picnic, a bike ride and 5K/10K walk, a live music pachanga, and a celebratory Mass.
The measure could provide up to $500 million annually through 2047 by allocating existing, currently unassigned revenues into a restoration fund.
Traditionally sung in Spanish with an English narration, the origin of the play goes back to European medieval nativity performances.
Bexar County Commissioners approved a measure Tuesday allowing CoCobijos, a public art piece resembling large cactus leaves, to be installed at the Mission County Park pavilions.
On Friday night, thousands of people watched as the Mission San José was draped in multi-colored light as part of the inaugural World Heritage Festival.