Port Aransas Events and Festivals

Your Guide to the Must Attend Events and Festivals in Town!

Sandcastle at the Texas Sandfest

Annual Texas Sandfest

Dates: April 26 - 29, 2019
Location: At the beach between mile markers 9 and 13, Port Aransas
Whats Allowed: Well behaved dogs on leashes, ice chests & coolers, chairs, and snacks & drinks

 

The Annual Texas Sandfest is a can't miss event! What started as a small play-on-the-beach day has turned into a three day festival that attracts locals and tourists. There will be sand-castle competitions, beer gardens, live music, arts and crafts and much more. This event is perfect for the whole family, and there are amateur sandcastle contests for those who want to try this fun art form out.

 

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Girl friends looking at art in a gallery

First Fridays

Dates: First friday of each month throughout the year
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Port Aransas Art Center

 

First Fridays at the Port Aransas Art Center is an event that is held on the first Friday of each month throughout the year. There are refreshments, live music, and beautiful art pieces to view. Many artists are on site to awnser your questions and talk about their artistic process. Occasionally there are voting events, where guests can vote for their favorite art pieces on display. 

 

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