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Nothing to Do in San Antonio: Weekend of Nov. 16 – Nov. 19

You might have heard this old adage before, specifically from people who are fans of our hip and happening neighbors to the north. It’s our opinion that if you think there’s nothing to do in San Antonio – you don’t get out enough. We’re here to help. Visual Arts Art in the Garden at Botanical […]

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Nothing to do in San Antonio: Weekend of Nov. 9 – Nov. 12

You might have heard this old adage before, specifically from people who are fans of our hip and happening neighbors to the north. It’s our opinion that if you think there’s nothing to do in San Antonio – you don’t get out enough. We’re here to help. Live Music Music to enlighten, entertain, and engage […]

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ART, CULTURE, EVENTS

What’s Happening: Week of the Dead

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is an integral and important part of the rich historic culture here in San Antonio. With much of our community’s population with Mexican- and Indigenous-American roots, the city’s various annual celebrations provide an opportunity for San Antonians to express their regards for loved ones who have […]

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ART, EVENTS

NESA Alumnae Creative Collection: Híjole SA

It’s no secret that San Antonio is brimming with home-grown talent. The students and alumnae from NESA (NEISD Northeast School of the Arts) are no exception. For years, students have had the opportunity to showcase their work at Studio 205 in the Upstairs Studios at Blue Star Arts Complex. Alumnae from the school have recently […]

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CULTURE, EVENTS, San Antonio Life

Halloween Happenings in the Alamo City

As All Hallow’s Eve draws near in San Antonio, there is certainly no shortage of exciting events to scare and delight trick-or-treaters of all ages. It would be nearly impossible to list everything that the Alamo City has to offer this season, but we’ve composed a list of CO LAB Magazine staff favorites for our […]

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ART, EVENTS

Lone Star Horror Showcase Brings Screams to the Big Screen

Allow me to fangirl here for just a bit. From an inappropriately early age, I’ve been obsessed with all things horror – novels, short stories, movies, television shows. When I learned that I would have the opportunity to interview some of San Antonio’s young horror filmmakers who are introducing their films at the Lone Star […]

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Trigger Warning: PUROSLAM

Trigger Warning: PUROSLAM (ˈpo͝orō-slam’) Entering the dimly lit basement of The Korova, one might draw a feeling that they have stumbled upon an underground club of sorts. The  crowd is tense, and the tenseness is punctuated with poets and critics alike warming themselves up mentally and physically for the sport that lies ahead. The sport […]

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ART

Art Takes Flight with ‘LIFT’ at Artpace

Beyond the Gallery Walls: Art Takes Flight with ‘LIFT’ at Artpace Do you remember the last time you flew a kite? Artpace’s latest exhibit, titled “LIFT: An Exhibition of Kites,” will bring those memories soaring back. Kite-flying is a favorite past time for people in all walks of life, in every corner of the world. […]

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ART, EVENTS

New Streets and New Opportunities at Chalk It Up

or its 14th year, Chalk It Up is poised to take over San Antonio social media with coverage of our friends and neighbors wandering the brightly colored streets and sidewalks. Every fall since 2004, the free community event sends adults and children alike flocking to the downtown area to both witness and participate in vivid […]

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