The seventh largest city in the United States of America is San Antonio. It stands second as the most populated city in the state of Texas.
The growing population has made San Antonio a popular tourist destination. San Antonio has a lot to offer to visitors, locals and tourist. People from different parts of the world come here to celebrate New Year. A small number of people come to explore the city.
San Antonio has a lot to offer during New Year’s Eve. The city puts together some of the best New Year Eve gathering. This makes it special for everybody who attend the gathering.
Are you the party hopping or party lover type or are you the calm type? San Antonio is the definitive place to celebrate New Year Eve.
Various hotels organise amazing parties so that the parties are remembered and cherished forever. These parties include the New Year countdown, midnight firework shows etc. To ring in the New Year calmly one could take the river walk under the sparkling lights, visit an art exhibition, visit to the sea world.
The biggest event of the year is the New Year Eve party. The midnight fireworks display pulls large number of crows which consist of locals,visitors and tourist alike.
This would be an unbelievable time to visit San Antonio to celebrate New Year and enjoy the joyous , fun loving and partying surroundings.
Spectators, Fireworks, Parties and so much more:
San Antonio is the place for friends and families to bring in the New Year. With plenty food, fireworks and lots of music at various stages San Antonio is the place to celebrate New Year.
The biggest event in town , New Year Eve, starts at 5 PM at the Central Hemis Fair Park .This big event covers an extensive area with hordes of people. The Central Hemis Fair Park is a situated at the city centre . It encases the neighbouring areas which encompasses the famous River Walk, the public park that stretches through the centre of the town and takes in number of bars, restaurants, hotels and other attractions.
South Alamo Street lies between Market and Durango Streets. These and La Villita are some of the main areas where the New Year Eve parties happen.
There are 3 stages that are set across these area that play live music to the visitors and crowd. These area are packed with people soaking in with the live music and enjoying the good atmosphere.
The artists that perform make sure that the best of tracks are sung and see to it that the crowd is full of life. Artist’s also interact with the crowd while performing to make it more lively.
Live music is not the only option here. There are musical shows which the crowd can enjoy. Youngsters dance to these tunes as long as they wish to or can simply enjoy the show with their loved ones.
Firework display that takes place is spectacular. There are many places where the firework display can be watched. As midnight approaches people gather from all over the city to witness the colourful display of fireworks. The firework that starts at midnight goes on for 15 mins.
One of the best place to watch this is at Tower of the America’s which is an important landmark of the city. It serves as a great place to view the fireworks at various angles.
The Tower has its own restaurant and observation deck. This makes it a sure shot of getting a bird’s eye view of the firework display.
There are a multitude of bar’s,restaurant,cafe’s and hotels . Hence there would be no dearth of food, drink and beverages. The food and drink offered are considered as one of the best .
San Antonio’s Botanical Garden provides tranquillity and calm for visitors who look forward to bring in the New Year peacefully. The authorities of the garden also have a live tour for visitors to understand about the various installations in and around the garden.
San Antonio’s River walk is another attraction for New Year’s Eve. With beautiful lights the river walk is surely going to get back pleasant memories and create new ones. Romantic pathways, amazing eat outs and restaurants, delightfully pleasing trails makes this a walk to remember.
The river walk is full of fun and interesting things to do. La Villata District has numerous and different art galleries, restaurants, hotels and shops. There are a lot of imported Mexican folk art that can be shopped for. There are games and carnival for kids and adults to enjoy.
The Japanese Tea Garden is another place to take a long walk during the day. It is very beautiful and charming. Built on an old quarry, there is a waterfall that is present which adds to the beauty of it.
The area of the garden is so humongous that there is a lot to walk and see. The fish pond and the landscape bring peace to the sore eyes.
Adventure is a part of life and to enjoy this San Antonio offers gliding in the air like a bird. Enjoy the feel of gliding seamlessly like a bird under the guidance of trained and skilled instructors.
The biggest event in San Antonio is Ringing in the New Year and the citizens of the city come together to make this event a successful one. People around the globe come to witness this. Choosing the right kind of hotel at the right price can be a daunting task. During this time of the year there are umpteen number of affordable packages and deals at various hotels.
Some of the best hotels to stay are Hotel Contessa, Drury Plaza Hotel Riverwalk,Hotel Valentia Riverwalk, The Emily Morgan Hotel and many others to have pleasant stay.
Depending on your preference of stay there are a variety of hotels to choose from. For good value for money you can enjoy your stay at Embassy Suites RW,Drury Plaza . Westin hotel at River walk can be used for a luxurious stay. Enjoy the historic Spanish charm at La Mansion Del Rio.