Celebrate New Year’s Eve in San Antonio at a family-friendly event for fun and entertainment as 2017 turns into 2018. San Antonio is celebrating its Tricentennial, so the entire city will ring in the New Year with special festivities in honor of the city’s 300th birthday on New Year’s Eve.
Dec. 31 @ 4 p.m.
Downtown San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78205
Celebrate the New Year and ring in the Tricentennial of San Antonio. There will be music on three stages, Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, and REO Speedwagon. There will also be family-friendly activities, carnival games, an 80-foot Ferris wheel, outdoor movies, and live performances by the Magik Theatre. A show of fireworks and lighting at midnight will cap off the big event. Admission will be free and open to the public.
Concert Headliners Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo and REO Speedwagon
Dec. 31 @ 6 p.m.
Civic Park, 300 San Antonio Ave., San Antonio, TX 78201
The City of San Antonio and the Tricentennial Commission will host the concert as part of the city’s 300-year birthday party on New Year’s Eve. The entire family will enjoy seeing four-time Grammy winner Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo (9 p.m.), and Grammy-nominated band REO Speedway (10:45 p.m.). The concerts will be free and open to the public and will be sure
to attract a huge crowd.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks Spectacular
Dec. 31 @ midnight
Civic Park, San Antonio, TX 78201
The highlight of the New Year’s Eve celebration in San Antonio will be the fireworks spectacular at midnight. The family can ring in the New Year with the excitement of the fireworks spectacular.
Movies at Yanaguana Garden Outdoor Theater
Dec. 31 @ 6 p.m.
Hemisfair Yanaguana Garden, 434 S. Alamo St., San Antonio, TX 78205
There will be family-friendly movies shown at the Yanaguana Garden Outdoor Theater. The lineup will include Home Alone at 6 p.m., BIG at 8 p.m., and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation at 10:15 p.m.
Movies at Magik Theatre
Dec. 31 @ 6:30 p.m.
Magik Theater, 420 S. Alamo, San Antonio, TX 78205
The entire family will enjoy the movies at Magik Theatre. The will include The Best Christmas Pageant Ever at 6:30 p.m., and A Christmas Carol at 8:30 p.m.
Celebrate 2018 On the Lanes at Bowlero
Dec. 31 & Jan. 1
Bolero, 13307 San Pedro Ave., San Antonio, TX 78216
The entire family will have fun bowling in the New Year at Bowlero. The family party package will include two hours of unlimited bowling and a kid-friendly buffet. Tickets will be $20.99/Person.