San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) March 31, 2011
One of the oldest festivals in the South, the San Antonio Fiesta has its roots in 1891. Over the years it has grown into an 11 day extravaganza, taking over much of the city with a festive atmosphere. From April 7 to the 17, the San Antonio Fiesta brings parades, live music, great food and fun. Guests looking to see as much of the festival as possible have a variety of Downtown San Antonio Riverwalk Hotels to choose from, particularly the San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk Hotel. The Marriott hotel introduces the Escape to San Antonio Package, which includes breakfast for two, coupons for local attractions and discounts at Macy’s Department Store and Rivercenter Mall. For more information about the hotel, visit http://www.marriott.com/SATDT
The San Antonio Fiesta has so many events, it’s nearly impossible to see and do everything. Highlights of the 11 day events include the Fiesta Carnival, which features thrill rides, contests and carnival games. The Fiesta Carnival takes place in the Alamodome from April 6 to April 17. Another major event is the 10th Street River Festival from April 14 to April 17. The 10th Street River Festival invites hot local musical groups representing various musical traditions. Visitors can also expect great food and cold drinks.
Besides these events, visitors to the San Antonio Fiesta can expect to see lavish parade floats, the crowning of the Fiesta’s king and queen, art shows and benefit runs/walks. Guests staying at the San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk Hotel have easy access to the events. And for guests who purchase the Escape to San Antonio Package, they can extend their fun by enjoying great discounts at the Rivercenter Mall and Macy’s Department Store after the San Antonio Fiesta.
About San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk Hotel
The San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk Hotel features warm, contemporary designs and is located just across the street from the San Antonio Convention Center making it a prime destination for San Antonio lodging. Riverwalk guests, whether traveling for business or pleasure, will find this hotel's location and gracious Southern hospitality a perfect choice for experiencing the cultural and historical excitement of the downtown area. To learn more about the San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk, visit http://www.marriott.com/SATDT