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    Every year, "Good Morning America" brings holiday cheer from around the country into our Times Square studios. In past years, cities including Dallas, Chicago, Kansas City, Atlanta and Denver have come to New York City to decorate our holiday windows. This year "GMA" is revealing three holiday windows celebrating different American cities.
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    This year's first window was designed by San Antonio, Texas. The window, which is called "Pride, Passion and Pinatas," captures the warm-hearted spirit of the city. The mayor of San Antonio, Julian Castro, appeared on "GMA" to talk about his city's holiday traditions and window display. <p> San Antonio is "a radiant city at this time," he said.
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    Hand-crafted pinatas represent San Antonio's famed River Walk, and luminarias flicker on the sides, just as 6,000 do along the River Walk through the holidays. <> Castro said the River Walk is "the most visited site in Texas."
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    The twinkling lights on the San Antonio holiday window are just like the 122,000 lights hanging from trees and bridges along the River Walk. <p> This pinata shows the Alamo, which Castro said is "the shrine of Texas liberty." <p> "It's absolutely beautiful," he said.
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    The delight is in the details when it comes to the holiday windows! Representatives from San Antonio were hard at work preparing their window display.
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    Representatives from San Antonio pose next to the city's holiday window in the "Good Morning America" studio in New York City.
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    The bottom of the window shows the San Antonio River, which has a fleet of nearly 50 barges, including dinner boats and water taxis. For almost 30 years, a spectacular one-hour parade has been held along the San Antonio River Walk featuring more than 25 professionally decorated and illuminated floats carrying lavishly costumed bands and celebrities. More than 170,000 people view the event from the banks of the River Walk.
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    "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts with San Antonio mayor Julian Castro in front of the city's window display. <p> "San Antonio is a charming, vibrant city," Castro said. "[The window] captures the essence of our city."
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    "The pinatas represent the confluence of cultures," Castro said. "[San Antonio] is so charming; it's romantic. The best time to be in San Antonio is between Thanksgiving and the New Year."
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    The all-female mariachi band Mariachi Las Altenas perform beautiful versions of holiday songs. <p> They performed "Feliz Navidad" on "Good Morning America."
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    San Antonio, Texas is all aglow during the holidays. More than 6,000 luminarias add a festive touch to the River Walk.
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    More than 122,000 holiday lights illuminate the River Walk during the holidays.
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    San Antonio's famed River Walk is a spectacular sight during the holidays. Attractions include folkloric dancers who, like the city itself, represent a mix of European and native art forms. The San Antonio River has a fleet of nearly 50 barges, including dinner boats and water taxis.
    Courtesy San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau
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