Fiesta San Antonio is a traditional festival that dates back to the 19th century. It’s the place to be each spring in Texas for the city’s signature event that last 11 days. Besides the enormous fiesta celebrated around town full of good food, drinks, concerts, parades, and more, there is a beautiful display of medals created each year to participate in a popular fiesta tradition of collecting and trading these colorful adornments. Much like the pins you collect from Disney World of various characters, these pins are a great conversation piece and showcase the beauty of various businesses, people, and organizations. Below are a few not to miss medals to add to your collection to get ready for next year’s Fiesta San Antonio.
Mariachi Fiesta Dog Medal
An idea brought to life from the drawing of fifth grader Gaby Montelongo. Inspired to create a colorful Mariachi Fiesta Dog Medal to show her love of pets that she wanted to share with others. “A dollar from every sale of this medal benefits SA Pets Alive!” www.store.saflavor.com, $10