Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Events Calender for week of 10-28-2014

Tuesday 10/28

Hey, sports fans! See the Spurs take on the Dallas Mavericks at the AT&T Center (1 AT&T Center Parkway). This exciting game starts at 7 p.m. with tickets starting at just $15 on Hurry – tickets are limited!

Wednesday 10/29

Get ready to roll on the floor laughing. Comedian Nick Swardson will be at the Majestic Theatre (224 E Houston) to help you do just that. Tickets start at $53 on Be there at 8 p.m. for a night of laughter and hilarity.

Thursday 10/30

Hope you have comfy shoes. This spooky ghost tour covers 1.5 miles of the old San Antonio streets, retelling the history and supernatural occurrences of the city. With tours almost every night through Dec. 30, ticket prices are $15 for adults, $10 for children seven – 15 years old and $14 for military veterans with ID. The tour starts at 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 30. Visit for more info.

Friday 10/31

Want to party like a goblin on Halloween? The Hangar will be transformed into a spooky haunted house on Friday, Oct. 31. Don’t forget your costume – first place prize is $200, with second and third place at $100 and $75, respectively. Party, dance and have a “ghoul” time at this 21 and up event. Go to or visit their Facebook page for more information.

Saturday 11/1

The Diwali Festival of Lights, which symbolizes the victory of good over evil, is one of the most celebrated Indian festivals in San Antonio. At Alamo Plaza on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., this annual event is free for all. There will be food, Bollywood, Zumba and henna booths. Visit for more information.

Sunday 11/2

El Dia de los Muertos is a continuation of a two-day event and lasts from 1:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m on Sunday. Festivities include live music at Arneson River Theater, original Day of the Dead art, a living altar, dance, drum and puppet procession and live poetry. All events for this celebration are free. Visit for more information.

Monday 11/3

America’s Military Golf Classic Benefiting Birdies for the Brave is being held to pay homage to America’s military and to help raise funds for veterans. It will be held at TPC San Antonio (23808 Resort Parkway). Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by a number of activities, concluding the event with an awards ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Visit for more information.

Tuesday 11/4

From 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., the Main Plaza Conservancy and the San Antonio Food Bank are putting together Main Plaza Farmer’s Market. Local chefs will be there providing cooking demos and providing tips for incorporating healthy eating habits into everyday life. The food is budget friendly and the event will be held at 111 Soledad. Visit for more information.

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