Port Aransas Events and Festivals

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

Port A Live Music Fest

Dates: August 15 - 31, 2022

Location: Port Aransas

 

Port Aransas is ready to jam with an outstanding collection of top bands that "span genres and generations" right here in Port Aransas. 

 

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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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Beachtober

Dates: October 7 - 23, 2022

Location: Port Aransas

 

Just because summer is over doesn't mean the party is too! Enjoy 3 weeks of Live Music, Shopping, a Boat Festival and Taco & Margarita Trail.   

 

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Annual Texas Sandfest

Dates: April 14 - 16, 2023
Location: At the beach between mile markers 9 and 13, Port Aransas
Whats Allowed: Well behaved dogs on leashes, ice chests & coolers, chairs, snacks & drinks

 

The Annual Texas Sandfest is a can't miss event! Rather than happening in the fall, the organizers are moving it to April 8-10, 2022. 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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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! 

 

Registration is required for nature walks. You can register here.

 

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Please be aware that event dates and operations may change according to local or state regulations. We suggest you check with local event organizers and venues for the most up-to-date information.