March 21 in San Antonio history…

1968cpm_map_68
Central Park Mall holds its grand opening (right).

1976
Construction begins on the Spanish Galleon seafood restaurant at 6837 San Pedro.  The 9,600 sq. ft. restaurant seated 295 diners and was owned by Pamex Foods, Inc., who also owned Pancho’s Mexican Buffets and Emiliano’s in Houston.

1985
Christian rock group Petra brings their “Beat the System Tour” to San Antonio.  The video for the title track is filmed during the concert in Municipal Auditorium.

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