Special Events

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Ford Holiday River Parade
Friday, November 26, 2021

Reserve today for this special event marking the start of
San Antonio’s festive holiday season. Book today!

 APPETIZER STATIONS
 
Build your own quesadilla with
these delicious ingredients:
Oaxaca Cheese | Mushrooms | Spinach
Peppers | Certified Angus Beef® Fajita
Chicken Breast Fajita
Certified Akaushi Beef

Barbacoa | Carnitas | Al Pastor

Fresh guacamole prepared at the bar.
Rio’s signature recipe includes:
Fresh Avocados Mashed with Orange Juice,

Sea Salt, Lime Juice, Cilantro, Serrano Pepper, Roasted Garlic, and Purple Onions.

SALSA BAR 
 
 
Our classic Tomato-Cilantro-Lime Salsa with:

JalapeÑos, Garlic, and Red Onions.

Charred Tomatoes, JalapeÑo Peppers, and Onions bring a rich smokiness to this twist

on our House Salsa.

A rich Tomatillo Salsa made with:
Avocado, Garlic, Cilantro, Poblano

and JalapeÑo Peppers.

A refreshing sweet and tart Pineapple Salsa with Cilantro, Red Onion, and Lime.

A spicy, dark red salsa made with:

Tomatillos and Chiles de Árbol.

Queso Blanco with Poblano Peppers, Tomatoes, Onions, and a pinch of Cilantro.
 
 
BUFFET STATIONS
 
Fresh mixed greens topped with:

Cherry Tomatoes, Cucumber, Jicama, and Queso Fresco lightly dressed in Rio’s Signature Cilantro Vinaigrette.

Choose a warm corn tortilla or fresh homemade flour tortilla and choose from:
Certified Angus Beef Fajita | Chicken Breast Fajita
Certified Akaushi Beef Barbacoa

Carnitas | Al Pastor

ENCHILADAS 
 
Cheese enchiladas topped

with a mild chile sauce.

Braised Certified Akaushi Beef enchiladas with savory House Mole Sauce.

SIDES 
Refried Beans | Black Beans | Borracho Beans

Spanish Rice | Sour Cream | Pico de Gallo

DESSERTS 

Churros with: Fresh Strawberries | Flan Sopapillas

NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES 
Iced Tea | Fountain Drinks | Coffee
Rio Rio Cantina and its award-winning,
Naked Iguana Tequila Bar features refreshing margaritas and craft cocktails using
all-natural, fresh ingredients.
Be sure to ask your server and/or bartender about our extensive tequila and mezcal selections.

Contact Mike DeLuna at 210-387-0100 and/or email [email protected] for further information.

The Best Place for Special Events on the Riverwalk

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fiesta San Antonio will not take
place in 2020. Fiesta San Antonio will return June 17 – 27, 2021,
when we celebrate the 130th anniversary of the first Fiesta.

Rio Rio Cantina and Paesanos Riverwalk will honor all 2020
reservations for Fiesta in 2021. Or the Paesanos Restaurant Group
will provide a gift card in the amount of your parade deposit. For
information or questions, please contact Michael DeLuna at
210-226-8490 or email [email protected]

See you June 17 – 27, 2021! VIVA FIESTA

Regarding our Fiesta events:

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fiesta San Antonio will not take
place in 2020. Fiesta San Antonio will return June 17 – 27, 2021,
when we celebrate the 130th anniversary of the first Fiesta.

Rio Rio Cantina and Paesanos Riverwalk will honor all 2020
reservations for Fiesta in 2021. Or the Paesanos Restaurant Group
will provide a gift card in the amount of your parade deposit. For
information or questions, please contact Michael DeLuna at
210-226-8490 or email [email protected]

See you June 17 – 27, 2021! VIVA FIESTA

Get Up Close to San Antonio Special Events

Special events are a specialty of the house at Rio Rio Cantina. San Antonio is famous for its river parades, and our spacious outdoor patios overlooking the Riverwalk offer a prime place to enjoy the festivities.

The Best Place for Special Events on the Riverwalk