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October’s Can’t-Miss Events Near Vance Jackson Apartments

Living in our luxury Vance Jackson apartments offers an endless array of amenities, from high-end kitchens and soaring ceilings to a crystal-clear pool and a dedicated area for your furry friends. Beyond the comfort of home, the vibrance of fall brings a slew of exciting events and festivals right to our doorstep. Here’s a rundown of can’t-miss activities near Canyon Creek to mark on your calendar.

Everybody’s Favorite BBQ & Hot Sauce Festival

When: October 7th – 10th, Friday to Sunday

Where: Rosedale Park, 303 Dartmouth St, San Antonio, TX 78237

Details: A short 20-minute journey from our apartments brings you to the Everybody’s Favorite BBQ & Hot Sauce Festival, showcasing top-notch BBQ vendors and a plethora of hot sauces to savor. Don’t miss out on the eclectic live music.
Tickets: $0-$75. Find more info and tickets here.


Travis Park Fall Festival

When: October 15th, Saturday, 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where: Travis Park, 301 E Travis St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Details: Immerse yourself in the essence of autumn at the Fall Festival at Travis Park, featuring family-friendly activities like games, face painting, and more, alongside a costume contest with cash rewards.
Tickets: Free admission. More details here.


Bark in the Park

When: October 29th, Saturday, 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where: Sunken Garden Theater, 3875 N St Mary’s St, San Antonio, TX 78212

Details: Gear up your pets for Bark in the Park, a delightful pet costume contest and expo that supports local animal shelters. Big cash prizes are up for grabs.
Tickets: $7 registration. Register and learn more here.


5th Annual Monster Dash

When: October 30th, Sunday, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Where: Eisenhower Park, 19399 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78257

Details: Lace up for the 5th Annual Monster Dash, benefiting spinal cord research. Choose between 1 mile, 5K, and 10K races. Costumes encouraged!
Tickets: $30-$40 registration fee depending on the race. More info here.


Skylight Balloon Fest

When: October 21st – 23rd, Friday to Saturday

Where: River City Community Church, 16765 Lookout Rd #3809, Selma, TX 78154

Details: Marvel at the sight of hot air balloons lifting off at the Skylight Balloon Fest, less than a 30-minute drive away. Enjoy live concerts, food trucks, and loads of family entertainment.
Tickets: Free for children under 2, $5 for kids under 12, adults $10. Tickets and info here.


Fall River Walk Artisan Show

When: October 14th – 16th, Friday to Sunday

Where: Downtown River Walk, 602 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Details: Stroll through the Fall River Walk Artisan Show, hosting over 40 artisan booths, food, and activities. A great opportunity to support local artists.
Tickets: Free entry. Learn more here.


San Antonio Halloweekend Bar Crawl

When: October 22nd, 29th – Saturday, and 31st – Monday from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Details: Dress up and explore the nightlife with the San Antonio Halloweekend Bar Crawl. Enjoy discounts on drinks and exclusive bar promotions.
Tickets: $9.99. Purchase tickets here.


Don’t let the end of summer dampen your spirits! With these fantastic fall events and festivals near Vance Jackson, your social calendar will be overflowing. Come visit Canyon Creek for a property tour and embrace the vibrant community life awaiting you.

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