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San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Offers Sip and Stay (in) New Year’s Eve Package

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San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Offers Sip and Stay (in) New Year’s Eve Package

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Offers Sip and Stay (In) New Year’s Eve Package

Toast to 2021 with an intimate party for two.

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (December 14, 2020) – The San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter has created a New Year’s Eve Package for a romantic evening surrounded by luxurious accommodations, unparalleled service, and a spectacular view of San Antonio in lights!  Ring in the New Year with a much-needed escape with your quarantine crew!

The Sip and Stay (In) New Year’s Eve Package will provide a much-needed change of scenery for couples looking to stay in their own world, somewhere else. It will have everything you need to create an intimate New Year’s Eve party, just for two, and rejuvenate on the first day of 2021 with premium food and beverages from on-site Texas-modern restaurant, Tributary.

The package includes:

SIP AND STAY (IN) NEW YEAR’S EVE PACKAGE

Book with code EVE

  • Stay in the Luxury Commander Suite with the perfect view of San Antonio; if there are fireworks, this is where the view will be
  • Decorated suite with traditional New Year’s Eve décor: tinsel, balloons, photo backdrop, and more
  • Pre-Fixe 3-course dinner for two with Beverage Pairings at Tributary Restaurant
  • On-demand, socially distanced champagne butler service delivered in-room and opened for guests
  • Detox Relief Kit for New Year’s Day: Bloody Mary kit, 2 Tributary Burgers topped with a fried egg, electrolyte-infused waters
  • 3:00 PM Late Check-Out
  • From $ 1,199.00*

For more information or to book a stay with the Sip and Stay (In) New Year’s Eve Package, visit  http://deals.marriott.com/marriott-hotels-resorts/usa/tx/san-antonio/newyearseve  Reservations must be made seven days in advance. 

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter is located at 101 Bowie St., San Antonio, TX.

*Rates based upon availability.  Price is per room, per night based on double occupancy. Maximum of two guests per room.   Does not include taxes, and other restrictions may apply.

About San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter: 

The newly renovated San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter greets guests with authentic San Antonio culture, wide-open spaces, more than 80 suites, and 1,000 guest rooms in a convenient downtown location. With a private entrance directly to the famed San Antonio River Walk, guests can take a stroll to browse the shops, walk to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, and enjoy plenty of family-friendly activities nearby. The stylish hotel lodging features plush mattresses, flat-screen TVs, and ample desks. The signature restaurant, Tributary, offers up handcrafted Texas-modern cuisine for dining-in, to-go, or curbside pickup, and the on-site Café Bocadillo provides grab-and-go meals, coffee, and toiletries. Our hotel offers 70,000 square feet of versatile event space, ideal for creating a socially distanced event or gathering. Choose San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter. Visit the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter online here, or connect with us on Facebook and @SanAntonioMarriott on Instagram.

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Announces New River Cruise Package

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San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Announces New River Cruise Package

The  Marriott Rivercenter, located on the River Walk, is excited to announce a new stay package. The River Cruise Package allows guests to experience San Antonio by staying at the newly renovated Marriott Rivercenter in the heart of downtown and explore the River Walk by boat.

The package includes:

  • Two Rio San Antonio Boat tickets
  • Complimentary breakfast for two
  • 50% off Self-Parking ($20 value)

The San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter hotel is located just steps from the hundreds of attractions and restaurants at the River Walk at 101 Bowie St., San Antonio, TX 78205. 

The hotel features a private entrance to the River Walk and is attached to the Rivercenter Mall. The hotel is also home to Tributary, serving Texas-inspired dishes and hand-crafted cocktails made with local ingredients. The package would make the perfect holiday vacation or staycation.

The annual Holiday Lights on the River Walk features over 100,000 lights draped over the trees lining the River Walk. This year’s Holiday Lights will be up from November 27th, 2020 – January 2nd, 2021.

20th Annual Virtual Inkstravaganza- Honoring Cary Clack

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20th Annual Virtual Inkstravaganza- Honoring Cary Clack

Editor: Leslie Foley

Guests celebrated the extraordinary literary gifts of the one-and-only Cary Clack by joining Gemini Ink for its first-ever, virtual gala. An award-winning journalist, Clack was the first African-American to join the San Antonio Express-News editorial board in 1998 and has been breaking barriers ever since with his candid, penetrating, and approachable commentaries on San Antonio life and the critical questions of our times. 

Guests gathered with honorary co-chairs Aaronetta Pierce, our city’s first lady Erika Prosper, and KSAT’s Steve Spriester as they honored the resonant, unforgettable San Antonio citizen Cary Clack.  A special appearance was made by Mayor Ron Nirenberg as he bestowed a special honor upon Cary Clack. The event was moderated by Rick Casey.

The virtual gala also spotlighted Jim LaVilla-Havelin as teaching artist of the year with his life-changing work with youth through the literary arts.

Tributary at San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Offers Thanksgiving Feast To-Go

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SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (November 12, 2020) – Tributary, the Texas-modern restaurant cooking up “crafted, not complicated” cuisine and cocktails at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter, will be offering Thanksgiving Feast To-Go packages for hungry patrons.

In downtown San Antonio, the premier dining destination pays tribute to Texas with seasonal dishes and fresh ingredients sourced from regional and local partners.

Tributary has created three Thanksgiving Feast To-Go packages, depending on the number of people at your gathering:

INTIMATE THANKSGIVING FEAST (2-3 People): $75

FAMILY THANKSGIVING FEAST (4-6 People): $150

  • Smoked Turkey Breast – Citrus Brined, Dry Rubbed, and Smoked
  • Confit Turkey Leg – Cured Dark Meat slow-cooked in Duck Fat
  • Gulf Shrimp Cocktail (16 pc)
  • Andouille and Sourdough Stuffing
  • Roasted Sweet Potato Casserole with Sage and Pancetta
  • Texas Cheddar Macaroni and Cheese
  • Shaved Brussels Sprout and Apple Salad
  • Parker House Rolls (8) and Cornbread Muffins (8)
  • Pecan Pie (1)
  • Traditional Gravy
  • Cocktail Sauce
  • Jalapeno Honey

LARGE GROUP THANKSGIVING FEAST (8-10 People): $300

  • Smoked Turkey Breast – Citrus Brined, Dry Rubbed, and Smoked
  • Confit Turkey Leg – Cured Dark Meat slow-cooked in Duck Fat
  • Gulf Shrimp Cocktail (32 pc)
  • Andouille and Sourdough Stuffing
  • Roasted Sweet Potato Casserole with Sage and Pancetta
  • Texas Cheddar Macaroni and Cheese
  • Shaved Brussels Sprout and Apple Salad
  • Parker House Rolls (12) and Cornbread Muffins (12)
  • Pecan Pie (2)
  • Traditional Gravy
  • Cocktail Sauce
  • Jalapeno Honey

Tributary’s Thanksgiving Feast To –  Go can be ordered from www.exploretock.com/tributary and must be placed before November 23. Orders will be available for curbside pickup hot or cold from 11 AM to 5 PM on Thanksgiving Day.   Please call 210-223-1000, and our team member will bring your order to you.  For photos, please click here.

Tributary is located at 101 Bowie St., San Antonio, TX

https://www.tributarysa.com

About San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter: 

The newly renovated San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter greets guests with authentic San Antonio culture, wide-open spaces, more than 80 suites, and 1,000 guest rooms in a convenient downtown location. With a private entrance directly to the famed San Antonio River Walk, guests can take a stroll to browse the shops, walk to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, and enjoy plenty of family-friendly activities nearby. The stylish hotel lodging features plush mattresses, flat-screen TVs, and ample desks. The signature restaurant, Tributary, offers up handcrafted Texas-modern cuisine for dining-in, to-go, or curbside pickup. The on-site Café Bocadillo provides grab-and-go meals, coffee, and toiletries. Our hotel offers 70,000 square feet of versatile event space, ideal for creating a socially-distanced event or gathering. Choose San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter. Visit the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter online here, or connect with us on Facebook and @SanAntonioMarriott on Instagram.

 MEDIA CONTACT:

Kellie McCrory

MCA Group

214.654.0402

kellie

Sweet Paris Crêperie and Café Holiday for Hunger Action to benefit SA Food Bank and Culinaria

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Sweet Paris Crêperie and Café Holiday for Hunger Action to benefit SA Food Bank and Culinaria
The Grinch Crepe

Order the Turkey Cran and Grinch crêpes to help two local non-profits – say, “Holiday for Hunger” upon ordering

WHAT:          Sweet Paris Crêperie and Cafélocated on Main Street at The Shops at La Cantera is launching Holiday for Hunger, designating a portion of proceeds from two Holiday crêpes, its Turkey Cran Brie and The Grinch, to benefit  theSAN ANTONIO FOOD BANK and CULINARIA. Guests must say, “Holiday for Hunger” when ordering. 

                        The Turkey Crancrêpe features roasted turkey, brie cheese, bacon, spinach and fresh cranberry sauce, garnished with walnuts and dried cranberries for $10.95; and The Grinch crêpe is a savory combination of sweet cream cheese, strawberries, red and green M&M’s, and dulce de leche in a grinchy green batter for $9.95. A portion of proceeds from these crepes sold from November 27 through December 23 will benefit SA Food Bank and Culinaria. Sweet Paris store hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m., Sunday.

WHO:             The SA FOOD BANK fights hunger and feeds hope in 16-counties and serves 58,000 individuals a week in one of the largest service areas in Texas.  Sweet Paris shares their belief that no child should go to bed hungry and regularly aids the San Antonio Food Bank’s Kid’s Café and Backpack programs and believes that without awareness of a problem, people cannot take action to remedy it.

CULINARIApromotes San Antonio as a premier food and wine destination and supports local dining establishments through its Emergency Relief Fund, and scholarships through its Endowment fund with the University of Houston’s Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management.

WHEN:          November 27 through December 23

                        Sweet Paris Store Hours

                        11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Saturday

                        Noon to 6 p.m., Sunday

WHERE:                   Sweet Paris Crêperie and Café

Main Street at The Shops at La Cantera, across from Grimaldi’s and two doors down from Sur la Table, 15900 La Cantera Parkway Media Contact:   Evie Reichel, EGR Communications | evgr@att.net | (210) 872.3843

2021 opening of the Rise Recovery Charlie Naylor Campus

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2021 opening of the Rise Recovery Charlie Naylor Campus

SAN ANTONIO – Rise Recovery will break ground to begin construction of the Charlie Naylor Recovery
Campus located at 2803 Mossrock, San Antonio, TX 78230 with an expected opening in 2021. The
groundbreaking ceremony will be held virtually for the public to view on Facebook via Rise Recovery’s
main page @RiseRecovery on July 13 at 10 a.m. Invitees of the virtual groundbreaking will include those
who have been instrumental in planning and funding this $8.5 million investment: The Rise Recovery
Board of Trustees and Capital Campaign Committee, Carroll Jackson, Susan Naylor, Harvey E. Najim
Charitable Trust, Kronkosky Charitable Foundation, Mabee Foundation, Mays Family Foundation, Zachry
Corporation, Greehey Family Foundation, the Spurs, Valero Energy Foundation, and Rise Recovery staff.
For over 40 years, Rise Recovery has provided recovery services to Bexar County teens, young adults and
families out of donated space. Rise Recovery’s new 22,000 square-foot recovery center is the next step
in changing how we address drug and alcohol addiction for our children, to enhance healing, eliminate
shame and elicit safety, privacy, respect and hope. In addition to two program buildings, one for minors
and another for young adults and family members, the campus will include a sport court and multiple
outdoor communal areas to foster connection, creativity and collaboration. Through our programs, we
help decrease the rate of challenging social issues that are astoundingly associated with this disease:
domestic violence, child abuse, criminality and homelessness. This initiative ensures that Rise Recovery
will continue to save lives and change the paradigm of drug and alcohol recovery in San Antonio for
years to come.

ABOUT RISE RECOVERY:
Rise Recovery is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to help teens, young adults and families
overcome the effects of drugs and alcohol and partner with the community in education and prevention.
Through support groups, recovery mentoring, peer counseling, prevention education and longstanding
partnerships with public schools, CPS, and the justice system, Rise Recovery changes the lives of thousands of
families each year – at no charge to program participants and no barriers to support.

Visit: https://www.riserecovery.org/the-future-charlie-naylor-rise-recovery-campus/