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Pop Madness

Popular Culture Celebration at the San Antonio Public Library

Zine Crafting


10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Zine Craft: Interested in zine making or wondering what a zine is? Come join us at our table on the second floor, where supplies will be on hand to create your very own zine! While you're there, peruse SAPL's own Zine Library! We will also have some free information and self-made zines for you to keep! 

Escape Rooms

Escape Rooms

On the 2nd floor

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Realm of the Gods Escape Room (ages 12 and under): You and your team must help the Gods & Goddess from centuries past gather the Map of Creation to unlock the realms they are trapped in and free the worlds from an unknown entity. 

Galactic Escape: Journey Beyond the Stars (ages 13+): Assemble your intrepid crew and step into a meticulously crafted space station, where an urgent mission awaits. Solve intricate puzzles, decipher alien codes, and navigate through cosmic challenges to unlock the secrets of the universe. Will your team have what it takes to escape? 




“Catch’em All” at the Pokémon Champions Arena! All Pokémon fans, trainers, traders, and collectors are invited to stop by the Pokémon Champions Arena for Pokémon Go Battle tournaments, Pokémon crafts, Pokémon card gaming, trading and more. All activities will be in Central Library’s Auditorium from 10 AM to 2 PM. If you wish to battle on Pokémon Go please bring a device with the app already downloaded.


VINLAND TEXAS VIKINGS is comprised of multiple groups throughout the state. Vinland Texas Vikings is a 501 (c) (3) registered nonprofit organization who routinely displays living history encampments at local Renaissance Faires, schools and festivals looking for educational demos, Viking reenactment and steel combat demonstrations set in the Viking age. Formed in 2014 as the only living history organization in the state purely focused on full contact Eastern Style fighting and is currently the largest Viking Age living history organization in the US. The Vikings will have demonstrations outside on the plaza, times to be announced.


210 Swifties is a San Antonio Swiftie Group, where friendships blossom amidst our shared love for Taylor Swift's music and message. Through attending and promoting Taylor-themed events across the city, we forge bonds that resonate long after the music fades, creating a vibrant community united by our admiration for Taylor and each other!