Fourth of July celebration planned
There will be a free family-themed festival at the Uvalde County Fairplex on July 4 in celebration of Independence Day, beginning at 10:30 a.m. with the Little Miss and Mister Firecracker Pageant. This year’s event will also feature a car show by Defiant Racing at 11 a.m., a Uvalde Cornhole Tournament which begins at noon,uvaldeleadernews.com
'On a Stick!’ festival at San Antonio Zoo will celebrate all the festivals you missed in 2020
SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Zoo is hosting “On a Stick! Festivals You Missed” in November to celebrate all the annual festivals Texans missed in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. General admission tickets will be $25 and VIP admission will be $75 for the adult-only night. Zoo officials said there will be three festival realms: Enjoy Zoo Fiesta, State Fair, and Croctoberfest. Zoo admission required for entry and food and beverage tickets are $1 each.
Kerrville Folk Festival canceled due to COVID-19 outbreak in Texas
KERVILLE, TX In a statement on social media and its website, organizers of the Kerrville Folk Festival say the rescheduled folk festival will not be held in October and is now taking donations to stay afloat amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Then we begin sales for RV spaces, and Season Tickets to fund our off-season operation for the coming Festival. Not having a festival in May changed everything for the organization, according to the statement. The KFFF Directors have donated their entire purchases back to the Festival and are hopeful that our community will do the same. Details of the foundations about the October virtual festival will be published when they become available.
Grammy-nominated artists to perform at San Antonios first drive-in EDM festival
SAN ANTONIO Missing that festival life during the coronavirus pandemic? San Antonios first drive-in EDM festival is taking place June 26-27 with artists like Grammy-nominated Cosmic Gate who have performed sets at Tomorrowland and Electric Daisy Carnival in Vegas. Tickets, which can be purchased here, are still available for both days, according to the festivals website. Every other parking space will be open to ensure social distancing with surrounding vehicles and answers to frequently asked questions can be found here. Other artists expected to perform are:TritonalHenry FongHook N SlingKristina SkyCoast ClubLemaProjectorBlasKataBolicThe festival will take place at Freeman Coliseum Lot 1 and will start at 7 p.m. on both days.