UPDATED Dec. 15, 2016 – Temporary stop added for Feast of Sharing
A temporary bus stop has been added on Market Street, east of Bowie Street for this event. This stop will serve buses and VIAtrans vehicles, and it will allow passengers closer access to the Feast of Sharing.
SAN ANTONIO (Dec. 2, 2016) – VIA Metropolitan Transit is proud to partner with H-E-B to provide complimentary transportation for anyone who wishes to attend the Feast of Sharing at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on Saturday, December 17. The feast will be held in Exhibit Halls 3 and 4, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The transportation, provided courtesy of event organizers, includes regular line service, as well as VIAtrans service for registered patrons. When boarding, passengers who inform the operator that they are attending the Feast of Sharing will ride free. Registered VIAtrans customers should schedule their trip in accordance with VIAtrans policies and procedures. Guests will be dropped off and picked up at 900 E. Market St., in front of the Convention Center. Riders who would like additional information regarding routes and scheduling on the day of the feast may call (210) 362-2020.
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About the H-E-B Feast of Sharing
The Feast of Sharing is the culmination of a year-round commitment H-E-B makes to fighting hunger. In addition to a holiday meal, attendees can enjoy music, arts and crafts, and kids’ activities – and even an appearance by Santa Claus himself.