All over the city, local businesses and and residents are celebrating the 300th anniversary of San Antonio in tons of fun ways. Pearl is a San Antonio real estate landmark. Founded in 1883 as a brewery, it’s now a mixed-use space for amazing food, shopping, and events. To honor the tricentennial, Pearl is hosting Olé, a series of events showcasing the city’s connection to Spain through food, music and dance, and art and architecture.
You don’t have to go far from your San Antonio home to experience the culinary delights of Spain. Thursday, June 21st is Dia Mundial de la Tapa (World Tapas Day). Pearl Stable will host 10 Spanish chefs from different regions of the country. Each will create a tapa that reflects the flavors and techniques native to their region. The event runs from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $100. Find more information and purchase tickets to Dia Mundial de la Tapa.
If you’ve ever wanted to bring the flavors of Spain to your home, take the Tapas class. Offered by the Culinary Institute of America, the class will be held on Saturday, June 23rd from 11 a.m. to noon.
Enjoy Spanish Music, Food, and Dancing Near Your San Antonio Home
Experience the energy and beauty of flamenco dancing and music on Thursday, June 21st. Pearl Park will host Primitivo Daza & Company for an evening dedicated to flamenco. Come for the performance from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Be prepared to be carried away by the musicians, singers, and dancers.
Find great shopping at Pearl’s pop-up shop site. It’s open Tuesday through Friday from 2 to 6 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Here you’ll find lots of Olé merchandise as well as tickets to special events. The shop will also showcase the work of two Spanish photographers--Beatrix Molnar and Andrés Marín. Find incredible artwork to connect your San Antonio real estate to the city’s Spanish roots.
These are just a few of the events happening at the Pearl’s Olé celebration. Visit them online to find out about even more exciting culinary, artistic, and cultural events.