Events

With so much going on all over Padre Island, it’s hard to keep up with what is happening every week! From family fun beach events to exciting nightlife and everything in between, there is something going on that you will love! Our event calendar will make it easy for you to find fun events, live music, tours and more that you can’t miss from North Padre and Port Aransas to South Padre Island.


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SPI Market Days

7355 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX 78597

Shop ’till you drop! Join us at the South Padre Island Convention Center for SPI Market Days. Find treasures from clothing, rare arts and crafts, handmade jewelry, home decor and more!

Time: Friday & Sat 9am – 5pm, Sun 10am-4pm

 

SPI Market Days
Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 24, 2019

Port Aransas First Friday
Mar 01, 2019 - Mar 01, 2019

First Friday Art Reception

323 N Alister St. Port Aransas, TX 78373

After hours of hard work spent in classes and workshops the students will finally show their work at the First Friday Reception. Come and enjoy the works of art and live music! This event is FREE and starts at 5:30pm.

This event presented by Port Aransas Art Center and it will occur the first Friday of each month.


Parrot Heads Spring Phling

Robert's Point Park Marina Pavilion

Enjoy live music, raffles, auctions, contests, and more!

Tickets $15-$20

Parrot Heads Spring Phling
Mar 02, 2019 - Mar 02, 2019

Port Aransas First Friday
Apr 05, 2019 - Apr 05, 2019

First Friday Art Reception

323 N Alister St. Port Aransas, TX 78373

After hours of hard work spent in classes and workshops the students will finally show their work at the First Friday Reception. Come and enjoy the works of art and live music! This event is FREE and starts at 5:30pm.

This event presented by Port Aransas Art Center and it will occur the first Friday of each month.


Wooden Boat Festival

Municipal Harbor

Enjoy all things wooden boat related at the Wooden Boat Festival!

Wooden Boat Festival
Apr 12, 2019 - Apr 14, 2019

Texas SandFest
Apr 26, 2019 - Apr 28, 2019

Texas SandFest

Port Aransas, TX between mile markers 9 and 13

Texas SandFest is the largest master sand sculpting competition in the US!

Amateurs and experienced sculptors will express their creative skill bringing forward the most imaginative and artistic sculptures.

Attendees will also enjoy music, food, crafts and more!


First Friday Art Reception

323 N Alister St. Port Aransas, TX 78373

After hours of hard work spent in classes and workshops the students will finally show their work at the First Friday Reception. Come and enjoy the works of art and live music! This event is FREE and starts at 5:30pm.

This event presented by Port Aransas Art Center and it will occur the first Friday of each month.

Port Aransas First Friday
May 03, 2019 - May 03, 2019

South Padre Fit Expo
May 11, 2019 - May 11, 2019

South Padre Island Fit Expo

South Padre Island Convention Center

Men and Women compete in a variety of body building and fitness competitions, powerlifting, and strongman. Also enjoy numerous vendors and activities for the whole family.


First Friday Art Reception

323 N Alister St. Port Aransas, TX 78373

After hours of hard work spent in classes and workshops the students will finally show their work at the First Friday Reception. Come and enjoy the works of art and live music! This event is FREE and starts at 5:30pm.

This event presented by Port Aransas Art Center and it will occur the first Friday of each month.

Port Aransas First Friday
Jun 07, 2019 - Jun 07, 2019

Port Aransas First Friday
Jul 05, 2019 - Jul 05, 2019

First Friday Art Reception

323 N Alister St. Port Aransas, TX 78373

After hours of hard work spent in classes and workshops the students will finally show their work at the First Friday Reception. Come and enjoy the works of art and live music! This event is FREE and starts at 5:30pm.

This event presented by Port Aransas Art Center and it will occur the first Friday of each month.


Texas International Fishing Tournament (TIFT)

Join us for the largest saltwater fishing tournament in Texas! Fishermen of all ages are welcome to join the fun in three divisions: bay, tarpon and offshore. Impress thousands of spectators with your biggest catch!

TIFT
Jul 31, 2019 - Aug 04, 2019