NOV 2, 2023
This article is presented by United Airlines.
San Antonio, Texas, is about to host one of the most exhilarating running events of the year: the Rock 'n' Roll Running Series San Antonio, taking place on December 2nd and 3rd. Whether you're tackling the full marathon, half marathon, 10K, or 5K, this charming Texas city is ready to welcome you with open arms.
Known as The City of Five Flags, San Antonio has flown the flags of Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, and the United States. Each of these flags represents a significant chapter in the city's history. With this city’s rich history, vibrant culture and cuisine, and rugged beauty, San Antonio promises an unforgettable experience for runners and their support crew.
So jump off your United flight and come with us as we explore everything this extraordinary city has to offer.
The Pearl district boasts a variety of cultural and culinary attractions, in addition to its rich history. (Credit: visitsanantonio.com)
Be sure to check the forecast before visiting the Alamo - much of the historic site is outdoors. (Credit: visitsanantonio.com)
San Antonio is a city brimming with history and culture, making it a fantastic place to explore before and after your race. Augment your running-centric weekend with a few of our favorite, must-see attractions.
The city’s history, diversity, and arts-focused culture makes it a wonderful place to explore. Whether you like art, architecture, or more traditional museums, San Antonio has it all.
The walk through Natural Bridge Caverns is about ¾ miles long and includes stairs as you venture through the chambers. (Credit: visitsanantonio.com)
San Antonio is teeming with historical and cultural landmarks. Here are a few more places to put on your must-see list.
Soluna is one of the vibrant restaurants you’ll find along the Margarita Trail. (Credit: visitsanantonio.com)
Looking for tacos? San Antonio is home to numerous taco trucks that you may encounter while playing tourist. (Credit: visitsanantonio.com)
San Antonio is a culinary delight, offering a diverse range of flavors around every corner. But don't leave without trying these local specialties.
The Rock 'n' Roll Running Series in San Antonio promises not only a weekend of racing in a vibrant southwest city, but an opportunity to immerse yourself in a new place. Lace up your running shoes, explore the city, and make memories that will last a lifetime in the heart of Texas.
United Airlines is the Official Airline of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series. Let United join you on your journey toward the finish line and check out the Rock 'n' Roll Running Series website to find out how you can receive exclusive flight discounts.
Keep an eye on the Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio event page for other local discounts in our Runner Perks section.