James Avery Artisan Jewelry® Introduces 
San Antonio Tricentennial Jewelry Collection

Joanie Smith |

KERRVILLE, TEXAS--(March 6, 2018)—James Avery, a family-owned jewelry retailer, announces the release of their San Antonio Tricentennial Jewelry Collection which includes two sterling silver Texas charms, a pendant and money clip, all engraved with the San Antonio Tricentennial logo.  These new designs are now available in San Antonio and the Hill Country at James Avery stores, James, and at select San Antonio Dillard’s Department Stores.  To find a James Avery store or a participating Dillard’s location near you, visit

John McCullough, COO at James Avery, comments: “We’re very pleased to introduce these special designs to commemorate three centuries of the rich culture and history of San Antonio, Texas.  We are honored to join the city’s yearlong celebration that includes a multitude of events with something for everyone to enjoy.”

From unique art exhibitions, culinary events, festivals to family fun, San Antonio is ready to share its biggest celebration yet with visitors from all over. A celebration 300 years in the making, special events are taking place throughout 2018 – check out for a full list of events where you can show off your James Avery collection. The city’s 300th birthday created an ideal opportunity for two authentic, deeply rooted, Texas brands to align – San Antonio and James Avery. The San Antonio Tricentennial Commemorative jewelry collection provides the perfect items to celebrate this special year, and keepsakes for locals and visitors to mark a can’t-miss year in the Alamo City.

About James Avery Artisan Jewelry®– James Avery is a vertically integrated, family-owned company located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. We offer finely crafted jewelry designs for men and women in sterling silver, 14K and 18K gold, gemstones, and leather wallets – designed by our own skilled artisans in Kerrville, Texas. We are a multi-channel retailer with 79 James Avery stores in five states.  Our jewelry is also available in over 200 Dillard’s stores in Texas and in 27 additional states; and nationwide through James Avery crafts jewelry in four Texas workshops— one each in Comfort, Fredericksburg, Hondo and Kerrville.  For more information, visit  or Facebook

About Visit San Antonio – Visit San Antonio is a 501(c)(6) organization and serves as the sales and marketing arm of San Antonio as a leading leisure and meetings destination. San Antonio welcomes 20.9 million overnight leisure visitors annually. Hospitality is one of the top five industries in the city, contributing $13.6 billion to the local economy and employing more than 130,000. To learn more about visiting San Antonio and book hotel and vacation packages throughout 2018, go to

San Antonio is one of the most authentic, culturally celebrated destinations in the world. It has recently amassed a string of notable accolades including recognition as one of only three U. S. cities on National Geographic Traveler Magazine’s 21-must-see destinations to visit in 2018.  Other recent kudos include recognition from Conde Nast Traveler, Fodor’s, Frommers, and Travel + Leisure, all naming the city as a must-visit destination. An ideal blend of vibrant visitor amenities with a storied past, San Antonio is home to the only World Heritage Site in Texas, and was also recently named a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, only the second U.S. city to receive this recognition.