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Fiesta El Día de los Niños





WHAT: Throughout the year and across the Western Hemisphere, there are many days that are used to commemorate various individuals or events, but on April 30, children are the focus and this day is used to celebrate the innocence, strength, intelligence and limitless potential of our youngest citizens. Here in San Antonio, the Basilica of the Little Flower becomes a fun and exciting venue for children of all races and diverse backgrounds to enjoy a day with their families, while learning about the many free social services that are available throughout the San Antonio area. 


Guaranteed to delight and intrigue, this celebration will feature free 


Activities, games and educationally interactive items for children and their families. Organizations from across the city will be offering edu-cational information to families on services offered. Musical and dance performances by renowned children’s groups will be ongoing through-out the day. Food, Drinks and sweet treats will be sold for a moderate price. 


WHEN: 9:00 a.m. Holy Mass celebration with Bishop Jose Gomez 

10:00 El Día de los Niños Kick off Celebration 

11:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Fiesta El Día de los Niños 

Sunday, April 26, 2009 


WHERE: The Gardens of St. Therese 

906 W. Kentucky (Corner of Kentucky Street and N. Elmendorf) at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Little Flower . 1715 N. Zarzamora St.