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Nov 02, 2016, 12:17 ET Tina Brown's Third Annual Women in the World Texas to feature Patricia Cornwell, Lorena Chambers, Emily Ramshaw, Bianna Golodryga, Masih Alinejad, Sandra Uwiringiyimana, Randi Gavell, Sarah Rudder and Toyota Mother of Invention, Sarah Evans

Women in the World returns to San Antonio with the third annual Women in the World Texas on November 14. Tina Brown will co-host the event at Pearl...


Jun 01, 2016, 03:23 ET 5 More Reasons to Visit San Antonio This Summer

San Antonio, widely recognized as a top travel destination, is introducing even more reasons to bring the whole family to the Alamo City. Interactive ...


Mar 09, 2016, 04:27 ET San Antonio, Austin Mayors To Meet in Breakfast Taco Summit

The Great Breakfast Taco War of 2016 will be settled Thursday morning when San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor and Austin Mayor Steve Adler will announce a...


Feb 09, 2016, 04:18 ET San Antonio Emerges as Nation's New 'IT' Destination According to 2016 Travel Lists

With a new World Heritage Designation, unforgettable culture, and its upcoming 300th anniversary, San Antonio is topping national and international...


Dec 02, 2015, 01:45 ET Tina Brown's Second Annual Women in the World Texas to feature America Ferrera, Admiral William McRaven, Lara Logan, Juliette Kayyem, Yeonmi Park, Lavinia Limon and Toyota Mother of Invention, Maria Dellapina

Women in the World is coming back to San Antonio with the second annual Women in the World Texas. Tina Brown will co-host the December 8 event with...


Oct 17, 2015, 07:11 ET United States Celebrates World Heritage Inscription of San Antonio Missions

The United States celebrated the World Heritage Inscription of the San Antonio Missions, including the historic Alamo, with a monumental ceremony at...


Jul 05, 2015, 08:28 ET San Antonio's Historic Missions Receive UNESCO World Heritage Status

The wait is finally over: The San Antonio Missions have officially been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The decision was announced on July...


Jun 09, 2015, 03:38 ET San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau Offers Perfect Family Vacation Package for Summer 2015

From face-to-face meetings with deep-sea giants to elite museums, and engaging history, nobody does family time like San Antonio. The San Antonio...


Apr 27, 2015, 11:50 ET San Antonio is the Cool Place to Be This Summer

San Antonio, widely recognized as a top destination for family fun, is adding even more reasons for visitors to bring the whole family to the Alamo...


Apr 16, 2015, 01:12 ET Fiesta San Antonio Kicks Off With 11 Days of Culture, Charity and Fun

The streets of San Antonio are filling with music, confetti and fun for Fiesta® San Antonio. Kicking off today and ending on April 26, the...


Apr 07, 2015, 10:14 ET San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau Unveils "Unforgettable Experiences": Exclusive Vacation Packages Specializing in Signature San Antonio Adventures

The San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau (SACVB) has a new way for travelers to authentically experience one of the greatest cities in the world. ...


Sep 30, 2014, 02:39 ET Here's the Program for Women in the World Texas!

A heroic nun, a feminist trailblazer, a fashion icon, and women who've helped change the face of politics are among those who will light up the stage ...


Sep 04, 2014, 01:10 ET Tickets on sale tomorrow for Women in the World Texas!

Women in the World is taking its signature live event on the road to the Lone Star State. Tina Brown will co-host the October 22 event in San...


Jul 30, 2014, 04:19 ET News Alert: Tina Brown's Women in the World Texas to feature Gloria Steinem, Diane von Furstenberg, Eva Longoria and Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe from Uganda

Women in the World is taking its signature live event on the road to the Lone Star State. Tina Brown will co-host the October 22 event in San...


May 29, 2014, 01:00 ET San Antonio's Kidcation Week Is Where Families Go to Make Memories

San Antonio is the place for kids this summer during Kidcation Week, August 8 – 17 (www.KidcationWeek.com). During this special week, the city rolls...


Feb 13, 2014, 11:33 ET San Antonio Transforms into the "City of Yellow Roses"

Valentine's Week (February 7-16) in San Antonio is more romantic than ever as the destination transforms into the "City of Yellow Roses." Romance...


Oct 05, 2013, 08:00 ET San Antonio's River Walk Expansion Leads Nation in Urban Ecosystem Restoration

Famed for iconic history and a bold and beautiful culture, San Antonio is gaining recognition as home of the nation's largest urban ecosystem...


Jun 24, 2013, 03:49 ET San Antonio's First-ever Kidcation Week Is The Place to Be This Summer

This summer, San Antonio turns into a citywide playground for kids and families with the city's first-ever Kidcation Week, August 12-18. Kidcation...


Feb 20, 2013, 08:45 ET Celebrate San Antonio's Rich History, Culture and Heritage at Fiesta San Antonio

It's almost Fiesta time! Fiesta San Antonio, the annual 11-day celebration of San Antonio's rich history, culture and heritage, will be held April...


Feb 12, 2013, 10:58 ET San Antonio Transforms into "City of Yellow Roses"

Valentine's Week (February 8-17) in San Antonio is more romantic than ever as the destination transforms into the "City of Yellow Roses." Romance...


Dec 11, 2012, 06:33 ET Make your holiday season memorable in San Antonio

What's better than relishing in the holiday season? Doing it in San Antonio, where only the very best of the holiday is offered in the spirit of the...


Apr 17, 2012, 04:18 ET Fiesta San Antonio! 11 Days, Over 100 Events in one of the Nation's Most Cultural Cities

It's time for Fiesta San Antonio (April 19-29)! This Thursday kicks off the celebration of San Antonio's rich history and culture with 11 days of...


Feb 08, 2011, 03:56 ET Join San Antonio in Honoring the 175th Anniversary of the Battle of the Alamo

San Antonio invites visitors to "Remember the Anniversary" during the 175th Anniversary of the Battle of the Alamo. This milestone begins with a...


Jul 20, 2010, 07:00 ET Where to Eat, Pray, Love in San Antonio

This summer, San Antonio invites visitors to experience their very own "Eat, Pray, Love" travel adventure – all within one city. Where to Eat, Pray,...


Feb 02, 2010, 04:05 ET San Antonio Debuts the 'Great American Date Night'

For too many, date nights have become a luxury. Parents often find it difficult to make time in addition to affording the cost of a night out plus...