Everything to Know About Light the Way

November 17, 2023

UIW is ringing in the holiday season in San Antonio with the 37th annual Light the Way Holiday Festival, presented by H-E-B. UIW’s signature holiday event will take place Saturday, November 18 from 3 – 9:30 p.m.

Come out to the Broadway campus (4301 Broadway) to enjoy live music, food trucks, holiday activities, shopping, pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and watch the school light up with a multitude of colorful Christmas lights that will illuminate campus. Keep reading for all your event-day information!

Parking, Map and Directions

The festival will be held on UIW’s Broadway campus at 4301 Broadway.

On-campus parking will be available at no cost on a first come-first served basis at two campus locations:

  • Founders Hall (4119 Broadway)
  • Ancira Parking Garage (Enter campus from Hwy-281 access road entrance).

Handicap accessible parking will be available on the Broadway campus (handicap parking placard required for access) in front of the tennis courts.

A ride share drop-off location will be available at Founders Hall (4119 Broadway).

Find full information on parking and directions

Things to Do 

In addition to enjoying the lights, guests can enjoy the following activations: 


Be sure you’re in the know! Find Light the Way FAQs here.

Visit the Light the Way website for more information regarding parking, vendors, event schedules, and FAQ’s. Let’s Light the Way, San Antonio!