Events

The Battle of Flowers® 2023 Parade

April 28, 2023

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.

98th Annual Oratorical Contest

February 24, 2023

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 85th Band Festival

April 27, 2023 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!

17th Band Festival Cover Design Contest

March 26, 2023 San Antonio Garden Center

San Antonio high school students can submit their designs for a chance to be featured on the cover of this year’s Band Festival program.

The 28th Texas History Essay Contest

Witte Museum

This annual contest provides 7th and 8th-grade students a unique opportunity to study and write an essay on Texas History.