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Free 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in and around San Antonio (2016)

Free 4th of July events in San Antonio for 2016

 Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. This 4th of July, 2016, take your family to one (or more!) of the many fantastic Independence Day celebrations in and around San Antonio. Check back soon as we’ll add more as we find them. Happy 4th of July! We’ve made every effort to ensure that this list is accurate and up-to-date, however, some … Continue reading

Austin Coding Academy offers coding classes in San Antonio

Austin Coding Academy offers coding classes in San Antonio for working parents!

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Free fun for Father’s Day (2016)

Free Father's Day fun in San Antonio in 2015

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Father's Day is June 19th. If you're like me, you like to … Continue reading

Meet Mandy Majors with nextTalk: how to talk about porn, cyberbullying, and more with our kids

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Paid focus group for San Antonio kids

San Antonio kids! Participate in a Think Group Austin focus group at Palo Alto College to earn $75.

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Win a trip to visit Plano, Texas!

Win a trip to Plano, Texas!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Earlier this spring, the folks at Visit Plano invited me and my … Continue reading

San Antonio area splash pads, pools, and waterparks: where to get wet!

San Antonio area splash pads, pools, and waterparks: where to get wet!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. A special thank you to the following photographers who … Continue reading

Free report card rewards for kids in San Antonio (Spring 2016)

Get free rewards for your child's report cards

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Updated: June 1, 2016 The end of school is so close you can … Continue reading

Free in San Antonio: June 2016

Free, family-friendly events in San Antonio this June 2016

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Summer in San Antonio sure gets hot but don't let that stop you … Continue reading

Free young writer’s summer camp for kids going into 4-6 grade

Free young writer's summer camp in San Antonio for kids going into 4, 5 and 6 grade at Mission San Juan Capistrano

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San Antonio Zoo announces new blog ambassadors, The Zoo Troop, at Zoo-La-La!

San Antonio Zoo announces their new blog ambassadors: The Zoo Troop!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. For the last few months, I've had the great opportunity to work … Continue reading

YMCA of Greater San Antonio Swim Programs offer fun, physical activity, & safety

Swimming lessons available at YMCA of Greater San Antonio

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#WearOrange and join us at The Friendly Spot on June 2

Join San Antonio and Moms Demand Action on June 2 to wear orange for National Gun Violence Prevention Day

Earlier this month I attended the San Antonio premiere of a film called Under the Gun. It’s a documentary about gun violence in America and, if you weren’t already concerned about this topic, the movie shared some grim statistics: Did you … Continue reading

Swim with dolphins at SeaWorld Texas’ Discovery Point

Swim with dolphins at Discovery Point in SeaWorld San Antonio

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. SeaWorld Texas provided me with the opportunity to swim with … Continue reading

5 Free Things to do in Austin This Summer

5 free things to do in Austin this summer the whole family will love!

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Free Swimming Lessons in San Antonio

The San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department offers free swimming lessons this summer!

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Mayor & Mom, Ivy Taylor: summer camps

Mayor Ivy Taylor discusses summer camp options for San Antonio kids and parents

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. During a recent City Council meeting, I looked down at my watch and … Continue reading

#LetsPlaySanAntonio: Local Kids Design the Playground of their Dreams

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This post is sponsored by Let's Play but all opinions are mine. Thank you for supporting the brands and initiatives that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! One of the most liberating things about being a kid is the gift of play. Not only does play … Continue reading

100+ Free Things for Kids and Families to do in San Antonio this Summer (2016)

100+ free things to do in San Antonio this summer

   Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs’ newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Having fun with your kids in the Alamo … Continue reading

Free summer reading programs

Free summer reading programs

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. As a child, did you love the lazy days of summer, when reading was … Continue reading

70+ Vacation Bible Schools: mapped for easy search

70+ Vacation Bible Schools in San Antonio, mapped for easy search!

Subscribe to San Antonio Mom Blogs' newsletter to get our Top 3 Free Recommended Events for Families each week: Subscribe for free fun! For Email Marketing you can trust. Today, San Antonio Mom Blogs welcomes local blogger and guest … Continue reading

San Antonio moms: get ready to save time from grocery shopping!

Instacart is the only grocery service that delivers in as little as one hour, now in San Antonio!

Today's post is written and sponsored by Instacart. Thank you for supporting the brands and organizations that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! A new grocery delivery service called Instacart has launched in beta in San Antonio. What is Instacart, … Continue reading

Free fun for Mother’s Day!

Free Mother's Day fun in San Antonio in 2016

The only thing better than mom is free fun! Here's where to celebrate mom this weekend without breaking the bank. Did we miss a free, fun Mother's Day event or deal? Leave it in the comments! Free Mother’s Day Events and Offers: Saturday, May 7, … Continue reading

Find your ticket to wellness. Live up to your aspirations. Spend quality time. All at the J!

Find your ticket to wellness. Live up to your aspirations. Spend quality time. All at the J in San Antonio!

This post is written and sponsored by the JCC. Thank you for supporting the organizations and brands that support San Antonio Mom Blogs! Members of the JCC often refer to it as a “home away from home.” With a full-service fitness center, outdoor … Continue reading

May the 4th Day: Star Wars events, deals, & discounts

May the 4th: events, deals, discounts in San Antonio!!

Star Wars is always big but on May the 4th, it's bigger and better than ever! Check out these local events, and deals and discounts for Star Wars toys and merchandise to celebrate the day. And, May the 4th be with you! Teen Time: May the 4th Be … Continue reading