The city first begins displaying Christmas lights along the Riverwalk.
The first Raul Jimenez Thanksgiving Dinner is held in San Antonio.
For the first time in the history of the event, heavy rain forces the cancellation of the Holiday River Parade after it begins. Twelve floats made it down the river before the cancellation. Earlier in the evening, the 10,000 lights on the 55-foot white fir in Alamo Plaza were turned on. The tree is decorated with silver and black ornaments as a tribute to the Spurs.