Port Aransas Events and Festivals

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

Texas Legends Billfish Tournament

Texas Legands Billfish Tournament

Dates: August 5 - 9, 2020

Location: Port Aransas

 

 The Texas Legends continues it's tradition of a High Stakes/ Video Release Billfish Tournament!  

 

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Nature Walk

Dates: Every Saturday 

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Charlie's Pasture

 

The port Aransas parks & Recreation Department offers free birding tours every Saturday morning at 8:00 am. Knowledgeable bird guides lead the weekly tours at the Port Aransas Nature Preserve at Charlie's Pasture. Tours being at 8:00 a.m. at the Port Aransas Community Park parking lot. Experienced and beginner birders, families, and anyone interested in the outdoors and nature are invited to experience the beautiful natural resources Port A is known for! 

 

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Texas Women Anglers Tournament

Dates: August 21 - 23, 2020

Location: Fisherman's Wharf

 

This women's only, family-run fishing tournament is held every Summer in Port Aransas. It was founded in the 1980's with the mission to raise funds for the Women's Shelter of South Texas; now named The Purple Door. 

 

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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 answer your questions and talk about their artistic process.

 

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Super Chef Throwdown Series

Dates: September 25 - 27, 2020

Location: Port Aransas

 

Port Aransas is bringin a brand NEW experence to Texas Super Chef this September. Three days, one location, beach breezes, amazing food, great music, refreshing drinks and tons of fun!

 

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Sandcastle at the Texas Sandfest

Annual Texas Sandfest

Dates: April 23 - 25, 2021
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.

 

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Hummerbird celebration

31st Annual HummerBird Celebration

Dates: Sept. 19 - 22

Times: Thurs. 1 -7 p.m., Fri. 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sat. 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Location: Rockport-Fulton High School Commons

 

The annual HummerBird Celebration is a nature immersion that combines fun and education. Check out more than 75 vendors and 14 speakers, and go on a variety of nature walks and trips. This event is for bird watchers, nature enthusiasts and more. 

 

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Motorcycle Port A

10th Annual Rock & Ride

Dates: Sept. 20 - 22

Location: Concrete Street Amphitheater

 

Rock & Ride is a 'poker-style' motorcycle run, and it's one of the biggest motorcycle and music festivals in South Texas. Participants get a shot at winning $1,000 for the best hand and 100 percent of registration fees benefit the USO of South Texas. Prepare for a ride along Port Aransas, Corpus Christi Bay, and N Padre Island.

 

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