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Dates: 1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020
City / State: San Antonio, TX
Event Name: Historic Churches Walk
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 114005 2020/Y1174
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10km/5km - 1A
Description: THE HOLIDAY INN (Downtown, Market Square) IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED BECAUSE OF COVID-19. THUS, THE WALK BOX IS UNAVAILABLE DURING THE CLOSURE. The hotel MAY reopen on 1 October. Reopening specifics will we available by the end of September and an update will be made at that time. The WALK BOX is located in the foyer immediately to the right of the main entrance door. This walk celebrates the many Historic Churches in downtown San Antonio. It includes the famous Market Square, Main Plaza, Alamo Plaza, and many more historic places in the downtown area. The new San Pedro Creek Cultural Park was added to the routes in 2918. The walk DOES NOT duplicate the two popular Riverwalk Year Round Events conducted by the Texas Wanderers.
Amenities: Strollers: hard | Wheelchairs: hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Ice Cream Parlors, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, Take a Walk In a City Park, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily, Dawn to Dusk.
Location: Holiday Inn, San Antonio, Downtown, Market Square
Start Point / Driving Directions: 318 W Cesar E. Chavez BLVD, San Antonio, TX 78204-3103. Going North on I-10/I-35 take Exit 155B and go RIGHT 0.1 miles. Hotel is on RIGHT. Going South on I-10/I-35 take Exit-155C. Go North on Laredo 0.1 mi and then on North Pecos-La Trinidad for 0.5 mi. Turn LEFT on W. Cesar E. Chavez BLVD. Hotel is on RIGHT.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Pets are welcome on the route but they are not allowed in the Holiday Inn or any business along the route. All pets must be on leash and owners must remove any pet waste.
Host Club: LoneStar Walkers
Contact: Heinz Johnson  (See the my.ava.org Event Listing for further contact information.)
Website: None