Hemisfair: A New World’s Fair

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When San Antonio businessman Jerome K. Harris first proposed a 1968 World’s Fair, the area now known as Hemisfair was still a dense neighborhood. Texas had not yet hosted an international exposition and Harris envisioned…

Hemisfair name finally changed — for the better

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The City Council on Thursday unanimously voted to change the name of HemisFair Park to Hemisfair. Since HemisFair ’68 ended, multiple attempts have been made over the years to rework the former fairgrounds into a…

Civic Park Public Workshop

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Hemisfair Welcomes Anne Krause

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Hemisfair is Pleased to Announce the Hiring of Anne Krause as the New Executive Director of Fundraising for its Urban Park Expansion and Improvements. “We are fortunate and excited to have an exceptional leader with…

Hemisfair to grow

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SAN ANTONIO — The amount of green space at Hemisfair  grew Thursday, marking a significant step forward in the redevelopment of the inner-city civic park. For the proposed redevelopment to move forward, Hemisfair Park Area…

Hemisfair play area taking shape

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SAN ANTONIO — Marking a significant step in the redevelopment of Hemisfair Park, officials are poised to unveil next week draft plans for a sprawling new “play environment” that includes sand and water features, climbing…

CEO Andres Andujar Interview

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CEO Andres Andujar was interviewed in depth on morning radio about the latest on the redevelopment of Hemisfair. Take a listen to this informative update! Click Here