El Grito San Antonio 2019!
By: Elijah Cortez
September 11, 2019
For the first time San Antonio celebrates Mexican Independence as El Grito San Antonio 2019 featuring the Dieciseis de Septiembre Parade and Celebration at Plaza Guadalupe, Fiestas Patrias and El Grito Civic Ceremony at Market Square.
Please join us at Market Square September 14 & 15 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. for a weekend of celebration and music with multiple stages featuring Tejano legends, Mariachi groups and other traditional music. Food booths of various "antojitos" will be available as well as cultural artisan vendors.
For adults, Cuervo Tradicional will be sampling at their Cuervo Corner with live mariachi karaoke. For kids and families, the Rincon de Alebrijes will be open from 12pm to 4pm including children's activities such as talleres de alebrijes and traditional children's games.
This two day event is free and open to the public.