5 Things to Do in San Antonio

As you arrive in San Antonio for the 2019 National Leadership Conference, you’re probably eager to attend insightful workshops, compete for the top place in your event, and network with members from across the country and beyond - but outside of the conference, don’t forget to take in the culture and attractions San Antonio has to offer! With a city so rich in history and culture, you’re sure to find something that spikes your interest. If you’re not sure how or where to start exploring the city, here are five things for you and your chapter to check out during your downtime at the NLC.

The Alamo

If you remember anything from history class, it’s probably the Alamo! As the heart of San Antonio and the most visited historic landmark in Texas, it’ll surely be a memorable part of your NLC experience, too. Not to mention, visiting the Alamo is free! Be sure to take the time to tour a piece of America’s history so you can remember it for yourself.

San Antonio River Walk

The San Antonio River Walk is the most popular attraction in the city! Along with the stunning views and rich culture, the River Walk is home to restaurants for you to eat at and stores for you to shop at! You can also hop aboard a GO RIO! boat tour for a small price to receive a narrated tour and sightsee some of San Antonio’s landmarks.


With a water park, thrilling park rides, and live animal shows, the SeaWorld and Aquatica San Antonio is certain to entertain your whole chapter. You can participate in interactive animal shows or swim with dolphins and other ocean wildlife! Grab your swimsuit and get ready to make a splash at the largest SeaWorld in the United States.

Six Flags Fiesta Texas

As they say, everything is bigger in Texas - even the roller coasters! As the most popular themed attraction in San Antonio, Six Flags Fiesta Texas harbors dozens of thrill rides, shows, and activities for you to enjoy. Don’t forget to stick around for the fan favorite fireworks spectacular show in the waterpark!

Natural Bridge Caverns

Discover the incredible underground caves and formations at the Natural Bridge Caverns! One of the most premier cave shows in the world also offers the AMAZEn’ Ranch Roundup, one of Texas’s only outdoor mazes, and the Canopy Explorer Ropes Course, where you’ll be challenged by dozens of obstacles! The Natural Bridge Caverns are sure to rock your socks off.

While you should focus on the National Leadership Conference, don’t neglect the attractions that San Antonio has to offer while you’re here! The Social Media Ambassador team hopes you’ll explore the different sights in the city and enjoy every minute you’re in Texas.