Top Family Activities Near Arcadia Ridge

The city of San Antonio thrives with activities that cater to every family dynamic, whether it’s

taking a thrill ride on one of the roller coasters at Six Flags, or enjoying a leisurely stroll by the

famous River Walk in the heart of the city. Situated on the West side of San Antonio, Arcadia

Ridge offers the laid back lifestyle for those who enjoy peace and tranquility along with access

to exciting entertainment.


Shopping is bigger and better

Just a short drive from Arcadia Ridge Living you will discover an abundant variety of shops,

galleries (including La Cantera), and malls with merchandise unique to the Texas culture and

landscape. Western wear, fine art, and spicy salsas are a few particular items that you can add

to your shopping list as you browse through the quaint shops. The shopping in San Antonio has

something for everybody. Don’t forget to experience the culinary scene at one of San Antonio’s

best eats – from hip food trucks to fine dining.


Journey back in time in Texas history

Pack your camera, a few snacks, and buckle your boots and take the family out for a history

lesson for the day. Explore the Alamo, King William Historic Area, Buckhorn Saloon & Museum,

and the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park to learn all about the history of Texas.

San Antonio is one of the oldest European settlements in Texas. Immerse yourself in history by

visiting battle sites that shaped our nation or take photos alongside original Spanish buildings

which remind us of San Antonio’s past. San Antonio is saturated with history and can be

discovered through tours of museums and historical buildings.


Ride a roller coaster

Amusement parks in San Antonio are one of a kind. Families from all over San Antonio and

surrounding areas enjoy the numerous rides from fast thrillers to gradual strolls. Kiddie Park is

considered “America’s oldest children’s amusement park” and is the perfect place to take the

children out to enjoy old fashioned rides, carnival games, and even live pony rides. Six Flags

Fiesta Texas features thrill rides, family activities and special events for all age levels. Both

amusement parks are a short drive from the homes at Arcadia Ridge.


Get wet!

Texas summer has finally arrived and it’s hot. Cool down by enjoying some time in the water

with friends and family. Splashtown, a water park that offers more than 50 rides includes a

relaxing lazy river and the largest wave pool in South Texas. This family friendly water park has

something fun for everyone to enjoy. SeaWorld of Texas features live marine animal shows, big

aquariums, and water rides that are fun for the entire family. If a water theme park doesn’t fit

your style, consider staying at Arcadia Ridge and relax by the resort style community pool.


If you want to live in a peaceful community nestled among the rolling hills but not far from the

fun and attractions, Arcadia Ridge is the place for you. The community is located only 8 minutes

away from Loop 1604 making an easy commute to all the major attractions. Contact us today to

learn more about Arcadia Ridge Living.


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