San Antonio is gearing up for the annual Fiesta celebration. During this festive time, the City’s Downtown Tuesday program will be temporarily suspended on Tuesday, April 21 for a Fiesta ‘siesta.’ Event parking rates will apply at all City-operated lots and garages. Regular meter rates will be in effect. Special event and parade attendees are advised that street closures may impact the availability of metered parking in some areas.
The Downtown Tuesday program will continue on Tuesday, April 28.
If you’d like a Downtown Tuesday Fiesta medal, visit our Facebook page and share our post for your chance to win one!
The E – New Free Downtown Circulator (Arriving March 28th)
The E is VIA’s new Downtown circulator, providing an easy and convenient way to explore entertainment venues, dining, and cultural sites. The E is free, will operate Tuesday – Saturday from 6 p.m. – midnight. and runs every 10 minutes. For more information, visit www.VIAinfo.net/E.
Tuesday is the new Friday!
In an effort to bring locals Downtown, the City of San Antonio brings you Downtown Tuesday.*
Simple. Free. Parking.
Downtown Tuesday offers parking at city-operated parking garages, parking lots and parking meters every Tuesday evening from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.* In addition to free parking, we’ve partnered with dozens of local businesses to provide specials and discounts. From special drink prices, free appetizers, buy one get one admission and more, there are plenty of activities to please the whole family.
On Downtown Tuesday there’s always something fun going on, visit our Events page for a list of upcoming events and activities.
Downtown Dining and Nightlife Guide
Visit us on Downtown Tuesday and grab a bite from any of our wonderful restaurants. Download our helpful dining guide here: San Antonio Dining List
Exclusions to Free Parking
Please note: Free parking is only available at downtown city-operated facilities.
Free parking is not available at the Alamodome.
Free parking is not available at the Houston Street Garage (240 E. Houston) on Majestic Theatre show nights. Show nights include, but may not be limited to, the following:
Additional show nights may be added to this list. For a current list of Majestic Theatre show nights, visit http://www.majesticempire.com/calendar
On Majestic Theatre show nights, free parking is available at the St. Mary’s Garage (located on the corner of St. Mary’s & Travis) just 2 blocks away from the Houston Street Garage.
Free parking will not be available during Fiesta on April 21.
NEED PARKING? THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT.
The City’s Center City Development and Operations Department is pleased to announce the launch of a new downtown parking locator app provided by Pango Mobile Parking. The free parking locator app helps motorists find a parking space using their Smartphone’s location. Garage, parking lot, and meter parking options are identified along with the user’s current location. The app includes price data for all downtown parking locations to help steer drivers towards the most convenient and affordable parking downtown. Users can sign up by visiting www.myPango.com, or downloading the Pango Parking App from Apple’s App Store or Google’s Play store, or calling 1-877-myPango (1-877-697-2646).
Downtown Tuesday and Stay & Play present Downtown Dash! Each Downtown Tuesday, one of our Downtown Tuesday or Stay & Play partners will have a special prize pack at their venue. We’ll share three clues on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, and the first person to show up to the venue that is the answer to those clues will win the Downtown Dash prize pack with giveaways from our partners! Look out for clues every Tuesday! If you’re the winner, don’t forget to snap a picture and post it to our page with the hashtag: #DowntownDash and of course tag us @DowntownTuesday!
Join Us on Facebook & Twitter!
Connect with Downtown Tuesday to get up to date information on upcoming events, special deals from our business partners and to share your Downtown Tuesday experience with your social networks.