Things to Do in San Antonio, TX in August 2023

Alamo City is brimming with an array of awesome things to do. From the historic Alamo to San Fernando Cathedral and the Riverwalk, you'll find many things to do in August. Take a trip to Seaworld, explore the history of the city, or check out some of the best restaurants, hotels, and shopping options. No matter what kind of vacation you're looking for, you'll have a memorable time in San Antonio. 

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Top Things To Do In San Antonio in August
Aug 1, 2023 to Aug 31, 2023
Go Rio San Antonio River Cruises : Boat Rides San Antonio Riverwalk
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San Antonio is a beautiful city to come and explore anytime but August is the best time to visit! With the beautiful scenery and the sun providing warmth while cruising down the gorgeous river, we get to hear the historical foundation of San Antonio, TX. The Go Rio San Antonio Riverwalk cruise provides me with a bright and colorful boat along with a knowledgeable captain who describes the city in a fun and inviting way while allowing me to take in various restaurants and other land marks that make up the magnificent city. This tour fits perfectly into my schedule and allows me the chance to explore other activities after i disembark from the cruise.
Aug 1, 2023 to Aug 31, 2023
Buckhorn Saloon & Museum
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If you are looking for a way to escape the brutal San Antonio, Texas heat this August, you should take the time to explore the Buckhorn Saloon and Museum. It is appropriate for all ages but will be enjoyed most by Western lovers. It is located only one block from the Riverwalk and just two blocks from the Alamo. This makes it a great activity to split up your day of exploring the beautiful city of San Antonio. It was established over 130 years ago and offers a unique experience that would be difficult to find anywhere else. You will get to visit two different museums, see over 500 various wildlife species throughout the exhibits, and you will even be able to feast upon tasty dishes. There is a gift shop on-site and non-flash photography is permitted, so you will be able to remember this amazing experience. You can spend all day in there if you would like, however, most people spend only one to two hours.
Aug 1, 2023 to Aug 31, 2023
San Antonio Walking Ghost Tour
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Do you like to look for ghosts or take creepy haunted tours? Well, this tour is just right for you. Head to San Antonio on a nice balmy August night. The weather is perfect in August for a nighttime stroll through the haunted areas of San Antonio. It is a 1 1/2 hour walking tour, about a mile long, which starts right in front of the Alamo. Get your provided as part of the tour, ghost hunting equipment ready to try and see some ghosts. You will walk the grounds as well as along the river walk, as your guide tells you all sorts of haunting stories of sightings and events. This is a fun and exciting tour of the downtown area, full of murders, mysteries and mayhem. Do remember that some of the stories may be a bit gruesome, so prepare children for this part. Ghost sightings are reported at least once a month, so watch out for one near you. The tours are offered every night starting at 8:00 PM so book early, and have fun!
Aug 1, 2023 to Aug 31, 2023
City Sightseeing San Antonio Tours
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Visiting San Antonio in August is a great time to visit the city you can take advantage of the warm days by walking the Riverwalk a famous place lined with restaurants and stores. Another great experience San Antonio has to offer is the historical Alamo, once you finish walking the river after getting a bite to eat at one of the many great local restaurants you can head on over to the Alamo and take in a beautiful piece of history. As the night approaches and temperatures begin to cool off end your day by visiting the theater district where you can see famous venues such as the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre as well as the historic Majestic Theatre, both are Historical Places. All in all, San Antonio has a lot to offer year round but August is the ideal time to take a trip down south weather tends to be perfect at that time of year.

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