The 130th Battle of Flowers® Parade Postponed Until 2022

The Battle of Flowers® Parade started it all. As the founding event of Fiesta® San Antonio, it attracts more than 550,000 spectators from around the nation.

96th Annual Oratorical Contest

February 26, 2021 THIS YEAR’S CONTEST IS VIRTUAL DUE TO COVID
ALL INVITED TO WATCH ONLINE
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(All Contestants will make their speeches to the audience and judges via ZOOM)

Every year, we invite college-level students to participate in our Oratorical Contest for the chance to win special monetary prizes. This year's First Place Price: $5,000.

The 82nd Band Festival

Postponed Until 2022 Alamo Stadium

For one night only, more than 4,900 musicians from local high school bands join together for an amazing performance. You don’t want to miss it!

Thank you to our sponsors.

The Battle of Flowers® Association is made up of volunteers who dedicate endless hours to preserve our state’s heritage and tradition. We are immensely grateful for the support our sponsors provide to help us achieve this.

Become A Sponsor

We are currently accepting applications for all sponsorship levels. Learn more about how your business or organization’s monetary support can help keep our parade traditions alive.

Battle of Flowers Parade and Band Festival
Postponed Until 2022

The Battle of Flowers® Association has made the difficult decision to postpone The Battle of Flowers® Parade and Band Festival until April 2022 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please continue to check back in for updates.

Ticket refunds The Battle of Flowers® Parade can be found here.

Ticket refunds for the Band Festival can be found here.

Stay safe, stay healthy and ¡Viva Las Flores!