Have you ever considered studying in a different country to experience something really different? If you have, then the University of Incarnate Word is one university you have to check out!
Every April, UIW students put on party hats in the form of sombreros and take part in the second largest parade in the United States! Students also get to experience partying for over 11 days, among other things. The event launches on April 18 and the University of Incarnate Word students are excited!
Fiesta San Antonio
It’s time to FIESTA! Fiesta is a San Antonio tradition that means “party” in Spanish. Every April, the city hosts the Battle of Flowers Parade, the second largest parade in the United States
The list of events are as follows:
Fiesta at Hemisfair – April 18
Taste of the Republic – April 18
Fiesta Carnival – April 18
Senior Fiest – Apri 19
JBSA-Lackland Fiesta Military – April 19
Blast from Fiesta Past Exhibition – April 19
Fiesta Flower Show – April 19
Fiesta De Los Reyes at Market Square – April 19
Crown the King! Public crowning of Rey Feo – April 19
Fiesta Carnival – April 19
Webb Party – April 19
Fiesta Masquerade Party – April 19
Wak for Autism & Superhero 5K – April 20
Fiesta Castle Hills – April 20
Fiesta Especial 5K & Parade – April 20
Zeta Fiesta Track Meet – April 20
Investiture of King Antonio – April 20
The Texas Cavaliers river parade – April 22
Battle of Flowers Parade – April 26
King William Fair – April 27
Fiesta Flambeau Parade – April 27
As a University of Incarnate Word student, you will get to experience hundreds of events over 11 days. Enjoy a Night in Old San Antonio, the Oyster Bake, and a variety of musical events and river parades.
The University of Incarnate Word also hosts multiple community-wide Fiesta events like the Fiesta Fashion Show. The design, event planning, advertising, and production are entirely conducted by the University of Incarnate Word students.
UIW values hosting events where students can demonstrate their skills and gain hands-on experience in their field.
Interested in more Fiesta events?
View the full list of events here and see what you will experience as a UIW student!