Rey Feo Super Hero River Parade & Festival

Hispanic Heritage Month Event

In honor of Hispanic heritage month come enjoy the day with super heroes as Rey Feo launches his very own Rey Feo Super Heroes River Parade for Education on Saturday September 28, 2024 at the Arneson River Theatre on the San Antonio Riverwalk. Every child that receives a scholarship is one step closer to success. REY FEO SCHOLARSHIP IS A 501(C)(3) BENEFITING SCHOLARSHIPS.

San Antonio’s iconic River Walk transforms into a vibrant, action-packed spectacle each year with the Super Hero Festival & River Parade. This exciting event, held every spring, draws thousands of locals and visitors alike to celebrate heroism, creativity, and community spirit along the scenic San Antonio River.

A Parade Like No Other
The Super Hero River Parade stands out from other parades with its unique setting and thrilling theme. Dozens of elaborately decorated floats glide along the river, each featuring popular superheroes from comics, movies, and TV shows. From Spider-Man to Wonder Woman, the floats showcase meticulously crafted designs that bring these beloved characters to life. Participants don
colorful costumes, adding to the festive atmosphere and delighting spectators of all ages.

Honoring Everyday Heroes
Beyond the fantastical elements, the Super Hero River Parade also honors real-life heroes. The event highlights local heroes such as firefighters, police officers, healthcare workers, and educators, acknowledging their dedication and contributions to the community. Special floats are dedicated to these everyday heroes, providing them with a well-deserved moment in the spotlight.

Family-Friendly Fun
The parade is a family-friendly event, offering activities and entertainment for all ages. Before the parade begins, children can enjoy face painting, superhero-themed crafts, and interactive games. Food stalls and vendors line the River Walk, offering a variety of treats and souvenirs. The festive atmosphere is contagious, with live music and street performers adding to the excitement.

Community Engagement and Support
The Super Hero River Parade also serves as a platform for community engagement and support. Local businesses and organizations participate by sponsoring floats and activities, while volunteers help ensure the event runs smoothly. Additionally, the parade often partners with charities and non-profits, raising awareness and funds for important causes.

A Tradition of Creativity and Inspiration
Since its inception, the Super Hero River Parade has become a beloved tradition in San Antonio. It not only showcases the creativity and dedication of float designers and participants but also inspires spectators to embrace their inner hero. The parade fosters a sense of community pride and unity, reminding everyone that heroism comes in many forms.


Festival Location


418 Villita St, San Antonio, TX 78205
September 28, 2024 @ 1PM – 10PM

Festival Costume Contest at 4:00pm

Win A Trip to Disney World for 4 People
Win a Grand Prize of a 3-night trip for 4 people to Orlando, including airfare, hotel accommodations, three 3-day, 1 park per day Walt Disney World tickets, and a $150 Visa gift card. (A $0 Value)
Disclaimer: Trip Must be used within 1 year of the award

Parade Location

River Level Seating $20
Theater Seating $30 Includes All Beverages

Arneson River Theatre
September 28, 2024 @ 6:30PM – 10PM

Costume Contest Sign Up

Limited to the first 100 contestants

The Super Hero River Parade is a testament to San Antonio’s vibrant culture and
community spirit. It brings together people of all ages to celebrate heroism, both
fictional and real, in a fun and engaging way. Whether you’re a lifelong comic book fan
or simply looking for a delightful day out, the Super Hero River Parade offers
something for everyone. So don your cape, bring your family, and join in the festivities along the picturesque San Antonio River Walk.

Become a Volunteer

2024 River Parade Sponsors

Glass Slippers
Character Company

Committee Members

Johnny Gabriel

Chris M Leos

Jennifer Barbaro
Executive Director

Claudia Castoreno
Scholarship Director

Judy Jackson

Veronica Morales

Tanya Hopkins
Volunteer Coordinator

Cesar Rios
Entertainment Coordinator

Nicole Chapa
Character & Floats Coordinator

Chris Vega

David Medrano

Joseph Martinez

Nick Saenz