"I tell people I'm the grackle police," says Mike Krone, a tech at Texas Bird Services. He works with Centro Ambassadors to keep downtown clean, safe and friendly.
"This one's for my man with the red tie!" exclaimed David, doing what he's always done when interacting with a crowd. But Real Mus-IQ had never performed like this before. It was their first stage gig. It was at the Empire Theatre… during DreamWeek… for the Mayor's Ball no less. With Mayor Ron Nirenberg (a.k.a the man with the red tie) in attendance.
“When it comes to downtown and skateboarding, I’ve been doing it since I was twelve.”
"You're showcasing someone else's music," she says of the DJ craft, "You're curating something for someone. You're creating an experience."
DreamWeek is about the people who make up our city. It's about coming together to celebrate San Antonio diversity.
Gary is a Centro San Antonio ambassador and researcher who first deciphered the geographical, astronomical and mathematical elements of the White Shaman Mural rock art near Del Rio that portrays the ceremonies of native peoples.
“If you’ve been blessed and have the capacity to help others, then that’s what you should do,” says Navarra Williams, President and CEO of SAMMinistries.
Cariño Cortez was sixteen when she started working at her family’s restaurant, Mi Tierra. She learned quickly that there were many more aspects to running the iconic business than she thought.