The renovation includes the building of three restaurants inside Maverick Plaza lead by chef Johnny Hernandez.
Changes to Maverick Plaza are spearheaded by the addition of Mexican, Spanish and German restaurants, and a new fountain near South Alamo.
La Villita and Market Square tenants are likely to receive a four-month rent abatement because of closures related to Covid-19.
As tenants of the historic La Villita and Market Square retail hubs prepare to reopen in early June, some are looking to the city for financial relief.
A new city-sponsored Day of the Dead series is poised to take over La Villita. Though not without controversy.
The city is hosting a public meeting tomorrow night on a $12 million plan to transform Maverick Plaza at La Villita into San Antonio’s next culinary destination.
The $12 million plan to revamp La Villita’s Maverick Plaza, one of downtown’s most popular event spaces, drew a mixed reaction from Fiesta regulars who attended Night in Old San Antonio on Wednesday night.
Weeks after a Night in Old San Antonio concludes this year, La Villita’s Maverick Plaza will shut down so preliminary work can begin on its $12 million makeover.
A year ago, the City Council agreed to lease Maverick Plaza for 49 years to Grupo La Gloria, a restaurant group lead by prominent chef Johnny Hernandez. But a few big questions remain a year after the city and Hernandez reach the arrangement.
Is there any setting in San Antonio more stunning and romantic than La Villita filled with people at night?