Tuesday, February 25
6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Event: “Great Conversation!”
The Institute of Texan Cultures (801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd.) hosts the UTSA Honors College’s annual benefit to raise money for scholarships. The event presents a buffet dinner with conversation leaders seated at each table to facilitate discussions on prevalent topics in the community. Admission is $95. For more information, visit utsa.edu/greatconversation.
Wednesday, February 26
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Fine Art: “Art in the Garden”
San Antonio Botanical Garden (555 Funston Pl.) presents works from artists such as Danville Chadbourne, Ted Sitting, Crow Garner, Jean Jacques Porret and more. These artists represent Chicago International, Mid-South Alliance and the Texas Sculpture Group. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children. For more information, visit sabot.org.
Thursday, February 27
10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Fine Art: “The Full Monty: Male Nudes from the Collection”
The McNay Art Museum (6000 N. New Braunfels Ave.) curates prints and drawings of male nudes by twentieth-century artists. The exhibition serves to commemorate the male nude motif created by ancient Greek and Roman painters and sculptors. Admission is $10-$15. For more information, visit mcnayart.org.
Friday, February 28
9 p.m. Screening: UCinema presents “Frozen”
Let it go this Friday night as UCinema presents a film sure to get the audiences singing. If the cold never bothered you anyway be sure to check out Disney’s “Frozen” in the Retama Room on the second floor of the UC. Ignore prices tickets for the first time in forever, as admission and popcorn are free for students.
Saturday, March 1
6 p.m.-9 p.m. Fine Art: Gallista Gallery Contemporary Art Month Kickoff
Gallista Gallery (1913 S. Flores St.) will host a kickoff party of its own designed to celebrate Contemporary Art Month. Featured artists will include Albrechto Alvarez, Emilio Flores, Adriana MJ Garcia, Jerry Garcia, Alejandro Augustine Padilla, ChristianAmadeus Rodriquez, Manuel Salazar and Lacee Renee Townsend. Visit contemporaryartmonth.com for more information.
Sunday, March 2
5 p.m. Event: 2014 Oscar Viewing Party At The Aztec Theatre
The 86th Annual Academy Awards will be screened at The Aztec Theatre (201 E Commerce St.). The evening will include dinner, cocktails and silent auctions. Proceeds will benefit the San Antonio AIDS Foundation and ticket prices start at $20. For more information, visit awardsattheaztec.com.