San Antonio River Foundation

In The News


May 5, 2017

Arbol de la Vida: Voces de Tierra

by Norma Martinez, Texas Public Radio


April 26, 2017

Two new public art installations coming to the Mission Reach

by Elda Silva, MySA


April 21, 2017

Behind-the-scenes photos show giant sculptures, progress at new Confluence Park

by Kelsey Bradshaw, mySA.com/San Antonio Express News


April 11, 2017

Hard hat tour: Confluence Park takes shape along the Mission Reach

by Iris Dimmick, Rivard Report


April 9, 2017

Photos: Colorful displays of fun on the scene at 2nd Annual Flotilla Fest

by Kody Melton, MySA


April 7, 2017

Community, history, art collide for Mission Espada portal

by Nancy Cook-Monroe, Rivard Report


April 6, 2017

San Antonio River-inspired cocktails support public art

by Kelley Phillips, San Antonio River Foundation via SA2020 Blog


April 6, 2017

Celebrate Fiesta at Flotilla

by Daytime @ Nine, KABB Fox 29


April 1, 2017

Confluence Park by Lake|Flato, Matsys, and Rialto Studio

by Miriam Sitz, Architectural Record


April 2017

River Reach Sping 2017

by San Antonio River Authority


April, 2017

Rio magazine April 2017

by Paseo del Rio


March 30, 2017

Rivertini photo review

by Drinking in S.A.


March 30, 2017

2nd Annual Mission Reach Flotilla Festival

by SA Live, KSAT


March 23, 2017

36 hours in San Antonio

by Elaine Glusac, The New York Times


March 21, 2017

Flotilla Festival

by Daytime @ Nine, Fox News San Antonio


March 21, 2017

Creative cocktails at the San Antonio Rivertini

by Daytime @ Nine, Fox News San Antonio 


March 21, 2017

It's time for Rivertini

by San Antonio Living, News 4 San Antonio


March 17, 2017

Bartenders revving up for Rivertini!

by Drinking in S.A.


March 16, 2017

Buy your tickets for the 9th Annual Rivertini

by Lynette Vega, News 4 San Antonio


March 15, 2017

Rivertini

by San Antonio Living, News 4 San Antonio


March 14, 2017

San Antonio's best bartenders shake things up at premier River Walk party

by Edmond Ortiz, Culturemap San Antonio


March 11, 2017

The ultimate San Antonio day trip on the ultimate American road trip

by Chris Eudaily, San Antonio Express News


March 9, 2017

Raise your glass to that!

by Daytime @ Nine, Fox 29 San Antonio


March 6, 2017

San Antonio's top bartenders ready to square off at Rivertini

by SBG San Antonio, News 4 San Antonio


March 3, 2017

Part of the San Antonio Riverwalk is now an official Texas Paddling Trail

by Kelsey Bradshaw, San Antonio Express News


March 2, 2017

Robert Amerman succeeds Estela Avery as Executive Director

by Shana Avery, San Antonio River Foundation


March 2, 2017

River Foundation's Avery Retires, Amerman Named New Director

by Iris Dimmick, Rivard Report


February 28, 2017

The 9th Annual Rivertini competition 

by Sandra Cruz, SA Examiner


February 24, 2017

25 ways to get outdoors in and around SA this Spring

by San Antonio Current


February 22, 2017

A few leisurely starter rides to enjoy this amazingly bikeable city

by San Antonio Current Staff, San Antonio Current


February 14, 2017

H-E-B makes $1 million contribution to South San Antonio construction

by Katie Burke, San Antonio Business Journal


February 14, 2017

H-E-B donates $1 million toward construction of Confluence Park

by Rocio Guenther, Rivard Report


February 13, 2017

H-E-B giving $1 million for park planned along the river

by Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express News


February 13, 2017

H-E-B donated $1M to help construct Confluence Park

by Dawn Jorgenson, KSAT12


February 13, 2017

Rivertini is in for it's 9th event

by Drinking in S.A.


November 23, 2016

The most beautiful places in San Antonio

by Ron Bechtol, Thrillist


November/December 2016

Studio Awards: Confluence Park, San Antonio

by Texas Architect Magazine


November 10, 2016

River Relay racers experience San Antonio River in a new way

by Kelley Phillips, via SA2020 blog


November 5, 2016

San Antonio Highlights City's 'Best-Kept Secret' with River Relay

by Spectrum News Staff, Spectrum News SA


November 5, 2016

SA River entices people to 'Relay and Get Outdoors'

by Camille Garcia, Rivard Report


November 5, 2016

River relay gaining momentum

by Scott Huddleston, San Antonio Express News


November 2, 2016

River Relay and Get Outdoors returns to the Mission Reach

by Alyssa, 20 Something SA


October 31, 2016

Families invited to River Relay & Get Outdoors event

by Lynette Vega, News 4 San Antonio


October 24, 2016

Things to do in San Antonio in November

by Mia Garza, San Antonio Magazine


October 18, 2016

County approves Mission Reach public art, San Pedro Creek funding

by Camille Garcia, Rivard Report


October 11, 2016

Join San Antonio River Foundation for a fund and friend-raiser

by Johnnie De La Garza, Flicks and Food


October 2016

River Reach - Fall 2016

by San Antonio River Authority


August 31, 2016

BLOG: The Butterfly Bench

by Lee Ann Paradise


August 17, 2016

Gather the family and get outdoors

by Jenah Ovalles-Forey, San Antonio Living


August 8, 2016

Getting batty this summer

by Dawn, Alamo City Moms blog


August 6, 2016

County to honor Buchanan legacy with $1 million gift

by Robert Rivard, Rivard Report


August 4, 2016

7 cities transforming their rivers from blights to beauties

by Sam Lubell, Wired


June 24, 2016

A behind-the-scenes look at San Antonio's world-class public art

by Claudia Alarcon, CultureMap San Antonio


June 17, 2016

San Antonio commits to expanding green spaces

by SA2020


June 11, 2016

San Antonio river south channel gets a reboot

by Monika Maeckle, Rivard Report


June 8, 2016

Commentary: It is the river (and creeks) that connect us

by Suzanne Scott via Rivard Report


June 1, 2016

Environmental film festival to inspire waterway stewardship

by Camille Garcia, Rivard Report


May 25, 2016

Returning to the river: people, plants & wildlife

by Sarah Talaat, Rivard Report


May 21, 2016

25 places every San Antonian should take an out-of-towner

by SA Current 


May 15, 2016

SARF begins construction of Confluence Park

by Christina Acosta, La Prensa


May 12, 2016

SA River Foundation breaks ground on largest project to date

by Time Warner Cable News


May 11, 2016

Education and nature merge at Confluence Park

by Chris Warren, San Antonio Magazine


May 12, 2016

Outdoor classroom will connect residents with San Antonio River

by News4SanAntonio


May 11, 2016

Bexar county to consider $1.2 million for Confluence Park

by Iris Dimmick, Rivard Report


May 11, 2016

Early morning storms usher in era of Confluence Park

by Mark Reagan, SA Current


May 11, 2016

New-age educational park to be built on South Side

by Concetta Callahan, KSAT12


May 10, 2016

Commentary: How parks can connect San Antonio's past & future

by Chris Birnbaum, Rivard Report


May 9, 2016

City shaping VII: connecting San Antonio

by Charles A. Birnbaum, Huffington Post Arts & Culture


May 6, 2016

Big Give SA donations down following glitch

by John Salazar, Time Warner Cable News


May 5, 2016

Construction starts of Confluence Park next week

by Mark Reagan, SA Current


April 28, 2016

Confluence Park to break ground on Mission Reach in May

by Iris Dimmick, The Rivard Report


April 10, 2016

24 hours in San Antonio (the New Austin), Texas. 

by Sidonie Sawyer, HuffPost Travel


April 9, 2016

Hundreds attend Flotilla Festival: Organizers hope to make festival an official Fiesta event

by David Ibanez, KSAT 12


April 9, 2016

Photo Gallery: Mission Reach Flotilla Festival

by Lea Thompson, Rivard Report


April 8, 2016

Rivertini supports public art on the San Antonio River

by Kelley Phillips, San Antonio River Foundation via SA2020 Blog


April 1, 2016

Photo Gallery: Cocktails for a cause at Rivertini

by Lea Thompson, Rivard Report


April 1, 2016

8th Annual Rivertini Cocktail Competition crowns new cocktail champion

by Jamie Barrientos, SBG San Antonio 


March 31, 2016

Rivertini

by Kens5


March 29, 2016

Enjoy a cocktail at the Rivertini cocktail competition

by Daytime @ Nine, KABB Fox 29


March 29, 2016

Rivertini premier cocktail competition

by San Antonio Living, WOAI News 4


March 28, 2016

The Bee's Knees cocktail

by SA LIVE, KSAT


March 15, 2016

River authority to host colorful floating parade on Mission Reach

by MySA


March 8, 2016

Two dozen top bars, restaurants to battle it out in Rivertini cocktail competition

by Fox San Antonio


March 8, 2016

Rivertini cocktail competition set for March 31st

by News 4 San Antonio


March 4, 2016

25 Reasons living in San Antonio ruins you for life

by JNatalie Brown, BuzzFeed


February 23, 2016

Cocktails for a cause at Rivertini

by News 4 WOAI, San Antonio Living


February 23, 2016

The 8th Annual Rivertini event is near

by KABB Fox News, Daytime at Nine


February 9, 2016

The 10 best US destinations to visit this year, according to Loney Planet

by LTalia Avakian, Business Insider


December 31, 2016

The 14 places in America you have to visit in 2016

by Jaime Ditaranto, SmarterTravel.com- USA Today


December 4, 2015

Editor's Roundtable

by David S. Rubin, Visual Art Source- Weekly Newsletter


November 29, 2015

SA Impact- Michael Lackey of Lackey de Carvajal cx 

by Chris Day, SA Impact


November 18, 2015

Mission art portals fuse past and present

by Michael Marks, San Antonio Current


November 17, 2015

7 reasons to visit San Antonio now

by Annie Fitzsimmons, Urban Insider- National Geographic


November 11, 2015

Houston native Mel Chin to construct at Mission San Jose art portal

by Michael Marks, San Antonio Current


November 7, 2015

Photo Gallery: Kayak 'River Relay' on Mission Reach

by Matthew Busch, The Rivard Report


November 6, 2015

The wind Whisperer sinks steel wings down south

by Sidonie Sawyer, Huffington Post 


November 3, 2015

River Relay and Learning is Fun at Mission County Park

by Sandra Cruz, San Antonio Events Examiner


November 3, 2015

New Mission Reach art portal opens near Mission San Juan

by Jack Morgan, Texas Public Radio


Nov 1, 2015

Public art connects people and places

by Stuart Johnson, written for the Rivard Report


October 29, 2015

Photo Gallery: "Whisper" Portal at Mission San Juan

by Scott Ball, The Rivard Report


October 28, 2015

Nationally acclaimed artist creates sculpture for San Antonio

by KSAT News 12


October 28, 2015

New Mission Reach art links San Antonio River and Mission San Juan

by Vincent T. Davis, San Antonio Express News


October 26, 2015

Belgian artist installs "Whisper" portal at Mission San Juan

by Joan Vinson, The Rivard Report


October 14, 2015

River Relay to be held along Mission Reach

by News 4 San Antonio


October 14, 2015

Inaugural kayak "River Relay" coming to the Mission Reach

by Joan Vinson, The Rivard Report


October 7, 2015

New art portal connects San Antonio River to... 

by Jocelyn Tovar, News 4 San Antonio


October 7, 2015

Mission Concepcion portal blends nature with architecture

by Joan Vinson, Rivard Report


October 7, 2015

New river art portal creating quite a splash

by Jack Morgan, Texas Public Radio


August 28, 2015

New artwork nears completion on Mission Reach

by Jessie Degollado, KSAT 12 News


July 17, 2015

BHP Billiton: commitment to community and sustainability in the Eagle Ford

by Shale Magazine


July 6, 2015

San Antonio Missions & Alamo now a world heritage site

by Robert Rivard, The Rivard Report


June 28, 2015

Pair of city streams beckons water lovers

by Jeremy T. Gerlach, San Antonio Express News 


June 2, 2015

The Source: Vincent Valdez on his life in art

by Paul Flahive, Texas Public Radio


May 27, 2015

Go with the flow: a non-touristy option to see SA from the water

by Michael Marks, San Antonio Current


May 27, 2015

Planning a new park for San Antonio

by Tim McKeough, Architectural Digest


May 14, 2015

Plans underway for Confluence Park

by Stacey Cameron, News 4 San Antonio


May 14, 2015

BHP Billiton gives $2.4 million to Confluence Park

by Joan Vinson, Rivard Report


May 14, 2015

Major park project to start in 6 months

by Scott Huddleston, San Antonio Express-News


April 28, 2015

Consider the San Antonio River Foundation during The Big Give SA

by Shana Avery via Rivard Report


April 21, 2015

The Source: Fiesta through the years

by Paul Flahive, Texas Public Radio


April 15, 2015

SA River Foundation 2015 Fiesta medal

by Garrett Heath, SA Flavor


March 31, 2015

CPS Energy conveys land, building to SAMA

by Iris Dimmick, Rivard Report


March 30, 2015

A primer on public art in San Antonio

by J.M. Scott, MySA


March 25, 2015

The Rivertini Pour-off is on Thursday

by News 4 San Antonio


February 20, 2015

Shake it up!

by News 4 San Antonio


February 18, 2015

20 things to know about the San Antonio River Walk

by J.M. Scott, San Antonio Express News


February 20, 2015

Mission: Kayak, paddling the Mission Reach of the San Antonio River

by Melissa Gaskill, Texas Highways


January 24, 2015

Booming river development replacing blight

by Benjamin Olivo, San Antonio Express-News


January 12, 2015

52 places to go in 2015

by The New York Times


November 14, 2014

Lewis Fisher goes with the flow in new River Walk book

by Jack Morgan, Texas Public Radio


November 29, 2013

What's new on the San Antonio River Walk

by Sophia Dembling, The Dallas Morning News


October 5, 2013

San Antonio's River Walk expansion leads nationa in urban ecosystem restoration

by San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau, PR Newswire


October 3, 2013

Expended San Antonio River Walk wows visitors

by Millie Kerr, USA Today


June 13, 2012

Mission Reach and Museum Reach on the San Antonio River: there's an app for that

by Garrett Heath, Rivard Report


May 8, 2011

Good times for San Antonio's River Walk

by David Freed, Los Angeles Times

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