Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 22, 2018
Mermaid Week highlights the mermaid as a symbol of guardianship for our river with mermaid themed activity throughout our city. Three primary events will make up the event scheduled for September 2018 which will include, The Mermaid Ball, The Downtown Mermaid Parade and culminate with The Mermaid Splash -- a river, music, environmental awareness and arts festival. *** Mermaid Society Ball- The ball features live music, cocktails, glass-bottom boat ours accompanied by champagne and dinner 7:00pm-11:30pm $65 general admission or $100 VIP. ****Parade The parade begins at Cheatham Street and CM Allen Paryways travels south on Cheatham and turns West on to S. LBJ drive before going through Downtown. The parade is led by Austin Samba, a Brazillian percussion and dance troupe. Also featured in the parade is Las Mona de San Antonio. The parade is FREE and run 10:00am-Noon. **** Mermaid Splash After the SMTX Mermaid Parade, festivities move to San Marcos Plaza Park for a day of family-friendly games, live music, an art market, food vendors and speakers in the parks' Fish Hatchery building discussing conservation and stewardship.
San Marcos, TX 78666