The Social Re-Hash

October 15, 2018

Witte Game Dinner

Witte Game Dinner     As unassuming as it is when there aren’t dinosaurs parked outside, the Witte Museum remains one of San Antonio’s top attractions, a staple of the shortlist when showing friends from out-of-town the best our city has to offer. For nearly 50 years, patrons have had the opportunity to give back […]

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September 23, 2018

San Antonio Botanical Gardens Brews & Blooms

  As far as clever alliterations go, “Brews and Blooms” is certainly up there. On the first day of fall, September 22nd, the San Antonio Botanical Garden once again teamed up with San Antonio Cerveceros for an evening of flowers and local craft beers. Guests enjoyed more than 40 different beers from over 20 different […]

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January 30, 2018

Cowgirls Live Forever

  The Stock Show and Rodeo’s “Cowgirls Live Forever Scholarship Luncheon and Fashion Show” has been an unequivocal force for good these past twelve years, raising over $1.6 million towards college scholarships and honoring those women who demonstrate “independence, courage, and resilience.” This year’s show, held on January 30th at the Witte Museum’s Mays Family […]

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January 25, 2018

San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo Student Western Art Auction

The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo is many things: a chance to see world-class competitors, a fun place to spend the day with friends and carnival rides galore. It’s also a potentially life-changing opportunity for some of the best young artists Texas has to offer. Since 1996, the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo […]

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January 18, 2018

San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo Champion Wine Auction

This past Thursday, the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo teamed up with the Witte Museum to offer San Antonians to step up from “wine appreciator” to “wine connoisseur” with the 2018 Champion Wine Auction.   Guests filled the Mays Center to try top-of-the-line vintages and duke it out with their pocketbooks in a silent […]

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November 15, 2017

Fashion for a Cause

  New York may be bad at traffic management and affordable housing, but you can’t deny that it’s produced some snappy dressers. Cesar Galindo, among the city’s best, hit San Antonio last month for the Fashion for a Cause Luncheon, which raised funds for UT Health San Antonio’s Cancer Center. Sloan/Hall, Visible Changes, Page Parkes, […]

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November 9, 2017

Re-Hash: Zoobilation Ball

  Never underestimate the power of nostalgia. This year’s Zoo Ball went “Back Zoo the Future” on November 9th, putting on a wildly successful fundraising effort with almost dangerous quantities of 80’s references. San Antonio-based cover band The Max played an assortment of classic hits while guests bid on such treats as naming the new […]

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November 2, 2017

Re-Hash: Kabuki Pop

  Not long ago, we passed along word of Kabuki Pop, the Southwest School of Art’s gala to raise funds for its Bachelor of Fine Arts program. It looked like a delightful, engaging idea on paper, but to find out how it did in practice, we turned to the organizers, who offered this excellent post-mortem. […]

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October 28, 2017

Re-Hash: Catrina Ball

  Día de los Muertos is a time of remembrance; it’s fitting, then, that the San Antonio Public Library (SAPLF) used the occasion to celebrate and support Central Library with its Catrina Ball on October 28th. The event, held in honor of Central Library’s new Latino Collection and Resource Center, saw the first floor transformed […]

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October 7, 2017

Re-Hash: Red and White Ball

  The Blood and Tissue Foundation of San Antonio knows a thing or two about improving lives, whether that be through research into live-saving treatment or simply giving guests an unforgettable evening. On Saturday, October 7th, the Foundation’s Red & White Ball offered donors “A Night in Old Havana,” complete with top-notch food, music, and […]

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