8 fun things to do in San Antonio this weekend

Hiplet Ballerinas

This dance company makes classical ballet more accessible by fusing traditional movements with hip-hop, Latin and African dance. The Chicago-based group has collaborated with New York and Paris Fashion Weeks, vogues Anna Wintour and others. Book your tickets here for the show at the Jo Long Theater at the Carver Community Cultural Center. Saturday, 8 p.m. 226 N. Hackberry St.

Orchid Week

The San Antonio Botanical Garden kicks off Orchid Week this Saturday with a series of talks from botanical experts on growing and caring for orchids. On Sundays, the San Antonio Orchid Society holds care clinics to help treat your unfortunate orchids. Other events scheduled throughout the week. Saturday, 9.30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10am-2pm 555 Funston Place

Pictures at an exhibition

The San Antonio Philharmonic Youth Orchestra will perform Mussorgsky’s ‘Pictures at an Exhibition’ and other Russian works. The concert will also feature artwork by San Antonio high school students inspired by Mussorgsky’s work. Troy Peters conducts while Xavier Foley is featured on double bass. Reserve a seat for the concert at the Tobin Center here. Sunday, 7:10 p.m. Cercle Auditorium

Georgia O’Keeffe and American Modernism

The McNay Art Museum opens its latest exhibition this weekend with 65 diverse works from its own permanent collection as well as the Harmon and Harriet Kelley Foundation for the Arts. Admire watercolors and paintings by the artist known as the mother of American modernism as well as pieces by her contemporaries. Plan your visit here. Friday, 10am-6pm; Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday, noon-5 p.m. 6000 N. New Braunfels Ave.

Rathskeller Quiz Night

The Rathskeller Bar inside the downtown Hermann Sons Home Association Building has the oldest continuously owned TABC license in Texas. Grab a drink while testing your knowledge of other quizzes at this event on Friday. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams. Friday, 7 p.m. 525 S. St. Mary’s St.

The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Hear from the musicians featured in the upcoming Musical Bridges documentary, The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music. Featured performers include trombonist Ron Wilkins, mezzo-soprano Veronica Williams, poet and spoken word artist Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson and others. The concert is free, but a ticket is required. Sunday, 7 p.m. 115 Main Plaza

Bonnie and Clyde

Reserve a seat at Slab Cinema’s Arthouse at Blue Star for a screening of the film about a bored waitress who falls in love with an ex-con. The two embark on a crime spree, robbing banks and stealing cars across the country. Can’t make it to the late show? The slaughter will play at 7 p.m. Friday 9:30 p.m. 134 Blue Star

Doc Watkins and his quartet

Jazz, TX club owner Doc Watkins takes the stage with his quartet this weekend with a brand new show featuring classical piano, jazz, blues and some original tunes. Book your tickets here. Dinner and drinks can be ordered during the concert. Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 p.m. 312 Pearl Pkwy., Bldg. 6, Ste. 6001

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