Quality Inn near SeaWorld - Lackland
323 S. W. Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78245
Phone: (210) 798-9900
Fax: (210) 798-1226
There are many reasons why the Alamo Drafthouse has won appreciation and praise. Among them are incredible movie nights, cold beer, delectable food, and no advertising. The Westlakes location of this chain carries forward this excellent service, and is a favorite among locals and visitors for watching a movie. See the website or call for more information.
Another brilliant cinema hall from Regal Cinemas, the Regal Cielo Vista Stadium 18 located on 2828 Cinema Ridge is where locals head to catch a glimpse of their favorite stars. Screening today's biggest blockbuster hits from Hollywood, the place has an excellent screen and digital Dolby sound. This movie hall has also some of the best popcorn served, so sit back relax, unwind with a bucket of popcorn and indulge yourself to some great flicks. Call ahead for ticket information.
The Nelson Wolff Municipal Stadium more commonly known as the Wolff, was built in 1994. This stadium can be called the home of the San Antonio Missions, for being the venue for their matches for the past 14 years. The stadium has 6,200 seats and a grass berm which can seat around 3,000 people.
It's the place where the San Antonio Missions hit ball, and by the look of it, it's big. The 6200-seat Nelson W. Wolff Stadium is busy from April to September when the Missions play at home, but at other times the huge place is available for other groups when the team goes abroad. The stadium has 14 luxury suites and a picnic area that accommodates 500 people at a time. Built in 1994, The Wolff, as it is lovingly called by its patrons, has rightfully earned its name of being "The Jewel of the Texas League".
Located on campus of the Edgewood Theater of Performing Arts is a state-of-the-art theatrical space. Replete with excellent facilities like a well-equipped stage and back stage facilities as well as excellent and comfortable seating spaces, this place has often staged performances and theatricals by the theatrical department of the schools and other local performing troupes. Do check out their website for a list of upcoming events, or call ahead for more information.
Cinemark Movies 16 has 16 screens for your viewing pleasure. For an even more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information, please call or see their website.
Xtreme Gaming Café is a popular spot for gamers in the city. You'd be surprised with the wide age group that is attracted to the cafe. There are a number of computers hooked up with everything you could possibly need to let your gaming alter ego run wild. The cafe hosts regular events including Battlefield: Bad Company 2, a conquest tournament, Blacklight Tango Down Showcase: Xbox 360, among many other exciting games. Among the many games the cafe hosts, Tomb Raider: Legend, Hitman: Blood Money, Half Life 2, Battlefield Vietnam and Eve of Destruction for BFV are some. The cafe has daily offers like Mondays have an all day pass for just $11, while on Tuesday you can pay for 2 hours and get 1 hour free, and on Wednesdays you can play from 12pm to 5pm for only $5, although conditions apply. They also have regular events that probably bring the gaming community of the city down to Babcock Road. Do visit their website or contact them for more details about their prices and events.
The Bijou at the Crossroad Mall is a great place to catch art movies, both old and new. For an even more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information, please call or see their website.
Indulge in your love for billiards or just discover its subtle joys at the Hooks Billiards. Indoor sports activities and the right crowd, guarantees one a great time. There are also pool tables made available for the sports fanatics. Challenge a friend or simply gather around the tables to yell out for your favorite player while you enjoy the sport that thrills. The place is beset for satisfying any sport craving. For further information, log on to their website.
Woodlawn Theater is a premier theater that opened its doors in 1946. Since then, the theater has been hosting musical theater productions, film screenings, talent shows, gigs and concerts. Serving as a home theater for Broadway Musical Theatre Productions, the Woodlawn Theater has witnessed performances by popular theatre groups and personalities. The theater's stage has been graced with such phenomenal acts as Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast', the debut of Pink Floyd's laser show and the premiere show of 'The Alamo' by famous actor John Wayne, to name a few. The theater also hosts workshops, dance shows and other musical events in its premises. Check their website for a detailed event line-up.
This non-profit organization, located in the Deco Building, promotes Chicano/Latino artists. The various programs held, reflect their rich cultural heritage. The Low and Slow Classic Car Show, The Lowrider Festival, and a number of Día De Los Muertos activities are to name a few of the much-awaited events organized by them. The Lowrider Festival, which is family-oriented, promises a fun-filled day for the kids; there's music, dance, food, drinks, games and other entertainment followed by lots of prizes to be won. All profits are used to fund the cultural arts programs of the center. Several other interesting exhibits are held throughout the year.
Having been around for quite some time under the name Planeta Mexico, the revamped and renamed Planeta Bar-Rio has stayed close to its Latino roots. Its easy to alienate party-goers when the vibe is undoubtedly south-of-the-border, with the DJ spinning largely Latino Pop and Rock. Planeta Bar-Rio balances it out well by hosting College Nights for the teen crowd, as also Salsa Nights and the usual Ladies Nights. Live Latin music in another big draw at the club and bigger the act, more the crowds the club manages to pack. Book a table in advance, dress chic and be prepared to splurge on the alcohol. Afterall, Tequila never comes alone!