Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk is welcoming local guests and travelers with an array of festive feasts and activities. This year, the hotel presents holiday-themed experiences, including a beautifully decorated lobby, lavish dining menus, sweet treats, and an over-the-top holiday pop-up bar on its rooftop lounge.
Kick off the festive season at the popular indoor-outdoor rooftop lounge, The Moon’s Daughters, with a pre-Thanksgiving celebration on November 22 for festive cocktails and a live DJ to dance the night away 20 stories above the city with stunning skyline views. Reservations are highly encouraged by calling 210.942.6032 or reserving online here.
Thanksgiving at Landrace
Usher in the fall harvest with Landrace’s all-you-can-eat Thanksgiving Brunch, curated by James Beard Award finalist Chef Steve McHugh, which will feature a delicious selection of seasonal dishes that celebrate the finest regional Texas ingredients. Book a table through OpenTable here. The next day, guests can secure their VIP seat to view the Ford Holiday River Parade, plus a three-course dinner in Landrace’s dining room along the River Walk. Dinner service will begin at 4 pm followed by the parade at 6 pm. Pricing includes: Dinner + Seat $155+; Parade Seat $40+, and Premier Patio Viewing Area for up to 30 people $2,500 (excluding food & beverage). Book here.
Holiday Pop-Up Bar
Celebrate in style at the new holiday pop-up bar at The Moon’s Daughters, offering holiday cocktails, festive bites, and photo opportunities amongst a whimsical backdrop of holiday decor.
Snowflake Soiree at Thompson Spa
On December 1, Thompson Spa will host the first-ever Snowflake Soiree, a curated date of relaxation featuring small bites, local vendors, a martini tasting, and gift wrapping. Reservations can be made here.
12 Days of Christmas
Indulge in daily holiday activities with a series of exciting events starting on December 12, including a screening of the iconic movie, Elf; a live performance of carolers; plus delicious hot cocoa, live music, and holiday mixology classes in the hotel lobby. The full line-up includes:
● Day 1: (December 12, 2023) Mistletoe Mocha
● Day 2: December 13, 2023) Snowflake Stress Relief
● Day 3: (December 14, 2023) Paws and Pictures with Santa
● Day 4: (December 15, 2023) Festive Flicks
● Day 5: (December 16, 2023) Christmas Carolers
● Day 6: (December 17, 2023) Holiday Mixology 101
● Day 7: (December 18, 2023) Complimentary Cocktails with a Gift Card Purchase
● Day 8: (December 19, 2023) Live Music in the Lobby
● Day 9: (December 20, 2023) Mr. Thompson’s Coffee Bar
● Day 10: (December 21, 2023) Live Holiday Jazz
● Day 11: (December 22, 2023) Thompson Spa Popup
● Day 12: (December 23, 2023) Thompson Bundle Giveaway
Celebrate Christmas Brunch at Landrace, featuring a Texas-inspired menu with à la carte options combined with a decadent buffet. Menu highlights include Black Lacquered Duck with Kumquat Glaze, Steens Roasted Holiday Ham, Roasted Sweet Potatoe Casserole, Egg Nog Pie, and much more.
New Years Eve
What better way to ring in the New Year than from the top of the world with the San Antonio River Walk at your feet? This December 31st, Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk will ring in the New Year in style with an unforgettable night at The Moon’s Daughters featuring a tattoo artist, tarot card reader, photo booth, complimentary drinks, local vendors, and panoramic city views from its magnificent, open-air terrace. Guests will dance the night away with one of the most in-demand DJs in the country, DJ M.O.S., who has lent his services to clients such as Russell Simmons, Diddy, Robert Deniro, Bill Clinton, Kanye West, Usher, Ben Stiller, Heidi Klum, Sundance Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, and the U.S. Open. He is regularly heard playing at exclusive clubs in New York, Las Vegas, Miami, Los Angeles, Paris, Oslo, and Tokyo and is a resident at Miami mega club LIV, New York hotspots 1OAK and Avenue, 1OAK in Hollywood, Studio Paris in Chicago, and The Borgata in Atlantic City. DJ M.O.S.
The Moon’s Daughters will offer early bird tickets ($299) through the end of the month as well as several Table Packages, ranging from $950-$2000 per table. Guests can select from the Silver and Gold packages to enjoy a designated VIP table and seating, an open bar, light bites, and champagne to toast the New Year. The event will take place from 10:00 pm to 2:00 am, and tickets are available for purchase here.
From these special events and dazzling décor to its full-service spa and luxurious accommodations, Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk invites travelers and the local community to rejoice with loved ones this holiday season. For more information about Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk or to book a stay, please call 210.876.1234 or visit www.thompsonsanantoniohotel.com.