Saturday Activities


Saturday Activities
12:30 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

 

 

Big City Scavenger Hunt
Cost: $30 per person (up to 20 people)

Enjoy an afternoon of learning about hidden secrets and explore the unique history of the city of San Antonio with an interactive scavenger hunt filled with local trivia and wacky challenges.

*No transportation needed. Meet in the hotel lobby

 

The Alamo  
Option 1: $15 per person (Up to 10 people)

Join ECE-RJ  for a 1 hour guided tour of The Alamo. The Alamo: The Story Bigger Than Texas – In its 300 years, the Alamo has shaped the city of San Antonio, ignited the battle for Texas independence, and influenced American history.

Explore the heroes and events that have made the story of the Alamo captivating for generations of Texans and visitors. The tour takes you through the area that was the original footprint of the Spanish mission complex, today Alamo Plaza, describing the events leading up to and including the Battle of the Alamo.

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Option 2: Free Self Guided Tour

Join ECE-RJ  for a 1 hour guided tour of The Alamo. The Alamo: The Story Bigger Than Texas – In its 300 years, the Alamo has shaped the city of San Antonio, ignited the battle for Texas independence, and influenced American history.

Explore the heroes and events that have made the story of the Alamo captivating for generations of Texans and visitors. The tour takes you through the area that was the original footprint of the Spanish mission complex, today Alamo Plaza, describing the events leading up to and including the Battle of the Alamo.

*No transportation needed. Meet in the hotel lobby to walk over (5-minute walk)

 

San Antonio River Walk Cruise and Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
$50 per person

Combine two great tours for a comprehensive look at the city of San Antonio. First, enjoy a relaxing, 35-minute River Walk boat cruise along the San Antonio River. Then explore the most popular sites in San Antonio on a scenic hop-on hop-off, double-decker bus tour. Visit popular sites like the Alamo, Pearl Brewery, the San Antonio Museum of Art, Market Square and many more. Board the River Walk Cruise at any of the 18 stops to get to know the city in custom fashion, with live, onboard narration.

*No transportation needed. Meet in the hotel lobby to walk to the River Walk (behind the hotel).

 

Food Chick Tours
$100 per person (must have a minimum amount of participants)

Visit some of San Antonio's top restaurants and meet the chefs as you taste their signature dish on this walking tour. The Tex-Mex/BBQ Brunch tour with Julia, a certified tourist having taught culinary and food history classes at the culinary institute will provide a history of San Antonio and local cuisine. You won't leave hungry!

*No transportation needed. Meet in the hotel lobby.

 

DoSeUm
$14 per person (background check through
the Rapter System upon arrival with driver’s license)

The DoSeum is San Antonio's only museum just for children where kids learn by doing, creating and tinkering, instead of just looking and listening. Educators can transform how students experience learning. The DoSeum is a convener of educators, a laboratory for research, and a resource for educators to take practices and ideas back to share with their institutions. Join us for a self-guided tour where you will have the chance to explore the numerous innovation labs, creation studios, and other exhibits.

*Transportation not provided- easy access by Uber, Lyft or Cab. We will coordinate small groups when participants have registered.

 

Afternoon on your own
Free

Enjoy exploring San Antonio on your own or in small groups.