Stella Artois Drift & Dine

LOCATION: Starts & Ends: River level under International Center downtown
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.


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 and passenger boats go on sale early 2023.

  • 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.

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. 


*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

If you would like to volunteer or would like more information, please reach out to the River Walk Events Team at