San Antonio is one of the best cities in the country to visit on a budget. There's so much to do here, and that includes a number of fun activities you can enjoy for free.
To start with check out the event listings in the local papers to see what art shows, free concerts and other events are going on while you're in town. Many of the art galleries host free exhibits, which is an excellent way to discover new artwork, enjoy complimentary refreshments and maybe even make some new friends.
If you have time to really plan out your visit, you can save a lot of money. The museums, including the San Antonio Museum of Art as well as the McNay and the Witte, all offer a free night to the public once a week. They also occasionally host interesting lectures that are also free.
Outdoor lovers will appreciate the amazing parks the city has to offer, including the stunning Japanese Tea Garden, which is absolutely picturesque when the plants are blooming, as well as Comanche Lookout and San Antonio Missions National Historic Park, the place to go if your brought along your bike or are able to rent one.
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