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The San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department will lift the curfew at Brackenridge and nine other parks for the Easter holiday weekend.

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Curfew Lifted At Selected Parks For Easter

Mar 18, 2016
Texas Public Radio

San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department officials have announced that the park curfew will be lifted at selected City parks for the Easter holiday.

The park curfew will be lifted beginning at 11 p.m. on Thursday, March 24, and will resume at 11 p.m. on Easter Sunday, March 27.