Every second Sunday of each **month the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures hosts a free family day featuring fun learning activities for the entire family. Each month is themed and can include a wide variety of things including crafts, games, special guests, performances and more!
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December 14, 1 – 3 p.m. – GET TICKETS Enjoy two classic Holiday performances at the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures. The Children’s Ballet of San Antonio will present two performances, with suites from their rendition of The Nutcracker. Our Lady of Guadalupe Church will perform a traditional Pastorela play, a morality tale about shepherds going to visit the Holy Family in Bethlehem and the snares the Devil uses in attempts to dissuade them.
The UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures celebrates the annual Asian Festival, observing the Lunar New Year and celebrating the many rich cultures of Asia. The daylong event features authentic foods, music, dance, martial arts, shopping, games and entertainment from China, to the Indian Sub-continent, and the island nations of the Pacific. The Festival features two stages, a martial arts demonstration area, children’s hands on crafting area, anime activities, bonsai and ikebana displays, mahjong table and more.
Are you looking for something fun to do on Sunday afternoon? Join us at 1 p.m. at the front desk of the ITC for an interactive tour that folds mathematics into the framework of the many different cultures of Texas. The It All Adds Up to Culture tour is a one-hour guided program that is included with the cost of admission to the museum and is recommended for families with children in grades 3 through 5. Come find out how mathematics plays an important role in the diverse cultures that make our state great!