SA300 Day of Reflection
May 1st @ Main Plaza in Downtown SA
May 1 is the official birthdate of Our City. SA300, in collaboration with the Faith-Based Initiative, planned this interfaith gathering of commemoration. San Antonio was founded in faith with a plaque on the floor of San Fernando Cathedral that marks the spot.
We encourage congregational participation and carpooling. Downtown parking is free.
The schedule is as follows:
6:00 PM: Sounds of Faith in San Antonio
(Chants, music and dance at 3 locations on the Plaza)
6:50 PM: Mariachi Procession/Native American Drumming
7:15 PM: Lighting of Commemorative Flame with introduction by Mayor.
7:25 PM: Blessings, prayers and chants by 24 interfaith leaders.
8:18 (20:18): Congregational Bells ringing 300x throughout the city with candlelight vigil.
8:30 PM: Closing remarks followed by light display on the Cathedral (9:30 & 10:00 PM)