Carnaval de San Antonio begins at 6 p.m. on South Alamo Street. Live music begins on the various stages at 6:30 p.m, then the performances start to show up one after another with qualified dancers and musicians everywhere till the last live musical performance ends, at this time the counting down to midnight and Celebrate San Antonio Fireworks Extravaganza begin. The party finishes at 12:30 a.m. when the fireworks cease.
So, if you're thinking of spending the holiday and have extra fun and enjoyment, you can celebrate it at San Antonio's carnaval with your friends or family. This year celebration will be unique and exciting, there will be more than two dozen drummers and dancers participating in the event.