Sícolovía 2013

1097805_78104276An amazing singer once say, “Get on your feet! Get up and make it happen.” This year’s Síclovía event is making the community do just that!

Now that the weather is cooling down, the evenings are perfect for a little outdoor fun. A great way to get the community out of the house and into some workout clothes, Síclovía is a wonderful event that turns city streets in to temporary workout facilities. It creates a safe place for people to exercise and play for about 6 hours on Sunday. Continue reading

Jazz’SAlive in Travis Park

Ah… the smooth sound of jazz. Stick us on a lawn, put a cold drink in our hands and we’re dunzo! Wait? This weekend we can do just that, you say?

Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22 join us around the block in Travis Park for the 30th annual Jazz’SAlive event. National and international artists will hit the stage for this two-day long musical showcase, along with local bands and Gospel acts. There’s even activities for the kids! The Children’s Symposium on Saturday afternoon will help expose kids to four areas of music study and allow them the chance to play with some pretty cool musical instruments. Continue reading

Girls’ Weekend in San Antonio

Downtown San Antonio skyline. Photo courtesy of reygarzarealestatesa.com

Every now-and-then it’s great to escape from daily life, especially with your best group of friends. San Antonio makes for an easy, fun destination for the perfect Girls’ Getaway Weekend. Grab your gals, pick a date, and get to planning!

Need itinerary suggestions? Here our some of ours…  Continue reading

Taste of Houston Street

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Each year the Paseo del Rio Association hosts a fantastic three day long event honoring 35 delicious San Antonio River Walk and Houston Street establishments. Of course the Sheraton Gunter couldn’t pass up on such a great event! We’ll be participating in the Taste of Houston Street on Tuesday, September 10. Join us on our patio for food and live music from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Continue reading

Labor Day Weekend Activities

Labor officially marks the end of the summer in Americans’ minds. We’re sad, but we are definitely going to go out with a bang this weekend. Since Monday is a holiday, we’ll have a little more time to relax before the fall grind begins.

Need some fun activities to do? San Antonio  has what you’re looking for. Continue reading

San Antonio Weddings ‘Venue of the Week’

We are so honored to have been chosen ‘Venue of the Week’ by  San Antonio Weddings! We love hosting bridal events at our hotel and work closely with each bride and groom to achieve the exact vision the wish for their wedding day.

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Engagement Profile: Jessica and Emil

DSC_3342 --Meet our newest couple, Jessica and Emil! They are tying the knot July 27th, and the Gunter Hotel is happy to be hosting their reception! Read on for their story. Continue reading

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Clint Black Killin’ Time in San Antonio

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Photo courtesy of MajesticEmpire.com.

We share this great news with you now so that you have time to plan your trip to San Antonio! Clint Black, one of the most successful Country music artists of all time, will be ‘killing time’ at the Majestic Theatre August 1.  Continue reading

Cesar Millan Visits San Antonio

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Dogs are a man’s (or woman’s) best friend. If you’re anything like us, it’s hard to leave home without them. Especially if they are the type of dog to leave you unpleasant surprises scattered around the house the second you’re out of their sight. Continue reading

Fraternize Before Frampton

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On Sunday, July 14, Grammy Award Winner Peter Frampton and multi-platinum guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd will take the stage at the Majestic Theatre for Frampton’s Guitar Circus concert. Peter Frampton will play all his classics and new material, and Kenny Wayne Shepherd will rock out the blues! Five-Time Grammy Award Winner and Musicians Hall of Fame guitarist/vocalist Steve Lukather will join them as their special guest. Continue reading