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 Calendar for week of 12-9-12

Wednesday 12/10

Celebrate the start of Dead Days with The Hangar’s monthly whiskey tasting on Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 7 to 9 p.m. Tastings take place on the second Wednesday of every month, and admission is $10; this includes 10 whiskey samples, light snacks, a $10 Hangar gift card and a raffle ticket. Stick around after for Cards Against Humanity, starting at 9 p.m. For more info, go to

Thursday 12/ 11

‘Tis the season to be amazed. Don’t miss out on this extravagant Cirque show/Broadway musical/holiday spectacular starting Thursday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. through Dec. 14 at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Join aerialists, trapeze artists, strength acts, juggling, comedy and music for a family night that you won’t soon forget! Tickets start at just $34.50 on

Friday 12/12

Take a break from studying with Disney’s classic The Lion King on Friday, Dec. 12. The world’s number one musical hits the stage at 8 p.m. at the Majestic Theatre with tickets starting at $80.20 on Go to for more info on this roaring good time.

Saturday 12/13

Come see the Light of Life Holiday Spectacular “Te Vai Nei” on Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Josepehine Theater located on 339 W Josephine St. This annual end of the year celebration is filled with live music, Polynesian dance performances and ethnic food. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. Tickets in advance are $15 and $20 at the door. Call 210-310-4312 for more information, or log onto

Sunday 12/14

The third annual Holiday 5k Walk/Run is presented by Carrera Races on Sunday, Dec. 14, at 5 p.m. at Eilan 17101 La Cantera Parkway. This race is complemented with beautiful Christmas lights, great music and the finest wine. Donations can also be made to the Wounded Warrior Project. Log on to to register now and create a team.

Monday 12/15

Bring your family out to enjoy the Parman Library’s Winter Walk from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 20735 Wilderness Oak. The playground leads to a wintery scenic trail behind the library. Come enjoy hot chocolate decked with Christmas spirit! Contact 210-207-2703 for questions or visit

Tuesday 12/16

The Grand Hyatt San Antonio Hotel hosts Story Time with Santa Paws on Tuesday, Dec. 16. Bring the whole family – including pets – to hear your favorite holiday children’s stories. Puppies from the Humane Society will stop by to help spread Christmas cheer over cider and hot chocolate. Sign up for a library card with the San Antonio Library Foundation and bring home books from your holiday reading list. Visit or contact 210-224-1234 with any questions.

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