Stella Artois Drift & Dine

LOCATION: Starts & Ends: River level under International Center downtown (NEW LOCATION THIS YEAR)
ADDRESS: 203 S. St. Mary’s St. at Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Check-In: 5-6 p.m. 
Drifting & Dining: 6-9 p.m.


Participating Restaurants
(6 per night)

Experience a night to remember as you slowly ‘Drift & Dine’ along the River Walk. Discover new restaurants and revisit old favorites. Relax in good company with music to hear, a sunset to watch, food to savor, and a feeling of bliss. Go with the flow, savor the flavor! 

Beautifully decorated boats carrying 14-20 passengers each will float along the river making multiple restaurant stops during their journey. Delicious food at each restaurant stop is included in your ticket price. Drinks will be available for purchase at each stop. The culinary voyage takes place on three individual nights. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: this event does include climbing stairs and boarding and disembarking a boat several times. 

Individual tickets: $75 includes welcome reception, food at restaurants, photo, and decorated boat transportation
14 passenger boats: $995
20 passenger boats: $1,425

  • No refunds are offered for this event. Rain dates will be on the same day (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) of the following week. Tickets may be transferred to another person without notifying event organizer, however, transferred guests must check-in under initial purchaser’s name.  If event is rained out both weeks, no refund is offered. 
  • Call 210-227-4262 ext. 106 during weekdays with questions regarding your ticket purchase.
  • Immediately after purchase, please locate the purchase confirmation email in your inbox. If not there, check your email junk or spam folder.  This is strictly a confirmation and information email, you may be asked to present your confirmation at check-in.
  • We are unable to accommodate special dietary restrictions or requests due to the wide range and number of dishes being served during this event. Please check the menu items and determine what is best for your personal needs.
  • This event requires boarding and disembarking a boat several times and the climbing of stairs. Please be able to comfortably do this without assistance to participate.
  • Participating restaurants, the dishes being served, and the night each restaurant participates is subject to change without notice.
  • No to-go containers are allowed. 

Thanks to Stella Artois beer for sponsoring this wonderful event on the River Walk!

Cast Off Party! (Check-in) – each night is held from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. on the River level under the International Building at 203 S. St. Mary’s at Market St. (NEW LOCATION FOR THIS YEAR). 

To make event parking easier, boats will launch and end at the same location. Enjoy live music during check-in. We do not validate parking. CLICK HERE FOR A PARKING MAP OF DOWNTOWN. 



Bier Garten River Walk
Bier Garten Sampler

Boudro’s Texas Bistro
Shrimp & Grits

Caesar & Pasta Salad

LandShark Bar & Grill
Lava Lava Shrimp

The County Line River Walk
Smoked Pork Ribs

Smoke BBQ + River Bar
Smoked Brisket Crostini

Dessert: Tiff’s Treats
Chocolate Chip Cookie


Ambler Texas Kitchen + Cocktails
Spicy Pork Belly

Elsewhere Garden Bar & Kitchen
Patty Melt

Fogo de Chao
Churrasco Taster (Picanha & Queijo Flameado)

Hard Rock Cafe
All-American Sliders

Mad Dogs British Pub
Fish Tacos

Ostra Restaurant
Tuna Tacos (Wasabi Aoili, lime, cucumber, wonton shell)

Dessert: Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Mini Bread Pudding


Acenar Mexican Restaurant
Guajillo Braised Short Rib Taco

Little Rhein Prost Haus
Reuben Spring Roll

Maverick Whiskey
Deviled Eggs

On The Bend Oyster Bar
Boozy Bacon Diver Scallops

Paesanos Riverwalk
Mini Beef Wellington w/ Mashed Potatoes, Red Wine Demi Sauce & Shrimp Paesano

Zocca Cuisine d’Italia
Wild Mushroom Risotto, Seared Scallops w/ White Truffle Oil

Dessert: La Gloria – Pearl
Fresh Fruit Paletas

Participating restaurants are different each night and are subject to change without notice.  
Photos shown in gallery images are currently all of 2019 food and menu items.

Volunteers Needed

Volunteer registration is open, click HERE. If you would like more information, please reach out to