15+ places to get chicken on a stick in San Antonio

It’s a drive-thru Fiesta!

Chicken on a stick (Deco Pizzeria, KSAT)

SAN ANTONIOFiesta may have been postponed until November but that doesn’t mean you have to wait until the fall for Fiesta food.

Restaurants around San Antonio are offering Fiesta favorites like chicken on a stick for foodies who need their fix.

Hungry for Fiesta, some San Antonians wait hours for chicken on a stick

These restaurants are offering chicken on a stick:

Call ahead or check the restaurant’s Facebook page before heading out. Some restaurants may only have chicken on a stick available on certain days and many restaurants have been known to sell out.

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The coronavirus pandemic might have pushed the party back but San Antonians can still celebrate from home, KSAT is rebroadcasting all the 2019 Fiesta parades.

Last year’s Texas Cavaliers River Parade rebroadcast on KSAT12

Fiesta, an 11-day party which was slated for April, is now scheduled for Nov. 5-15. The annual event generates more than $340 million in economic impact to the community, according to Jeanie Travis, the president of the Fiesta San Antonio Commission.

Since its introduction in 1891, Fiesta has been celebrated every year except 1918 during World War I and 1942-1945 during World War II, according to the Fiesta Commission.

Ultimate at-home Fiesta guide

COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new virus, stands for coronavirus disease 2019. The disease first appeared in late December 2019 in Wuhan, China, but spread around the world in early 2020, causing the World Health Organization to declare a pandemic in March. The first case confirmed in the U.S. was in mid-January and the first case confirmed in San Antonio was in mid-February.


About the Author:

Mary Claire Patton has been a journalist with KSAT 12 since 2015. She has reported on several high-profile stories during her career at KSAT and specializes in trending news and things to do around Texas and San Antonio.