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Upcoming Events

Mayor's Fourth of July Big Bang Celebration

July 4

Celebrate Independence Day the Corpus Christi way at the Mayor’s Fourth of July Big Bang Celebrati...

Harbor Bridge Walk

July 5

Wake up and lace up for this local morning ritual. View the city like you never have before while tr...

Food Truck Summerfest

July 3-5

Cool off from the summer heat with tasty food and treats. Enjoy food from all kinds of food trucks...

Seven Day Film Project Screening

July 8

This premier film event is held at Alamo Drafthouse and offers visitors a unique film experience sho...

Plumeria Passions Class

July 11

A week before the big plumeria sale, Plumeria Society of South Texas president Melissa Garcia and fr...

Corpus Christi Comic Con

July 10-12

Let out your inner geek and spend the weekend celebrating comics, TV, film, toys, games, cosplay, an...

Plumeria Society Annual Sale

July 18

This is your chance to acquire fabulous plumeria starts and potted plants of all sizes from Plumeria...

Downtown Farmers' Market

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads,...

Wednesday Night Regatta

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 30

Get those cameras out for the sailboat regattas, held every Wednesday evening on the Corpus Christi...

Island Farmers' Market

July 2, 16, 30

Every other Thursday evening, this market is the perfect place to stop by after a long summer beach ...

Weekly Bay Jammin' Concert Series

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Every Thursday, all summer long, enjoy live music on the lawn at Cole Park Amphitheater. Wind down a...

Weekly Bay Jammin' Concert Series

Aug. 6, 13

Every Thursday, all summer long, enjoy live music on the lawn at Cole Park Amphitheater. Wind down a...

First Friday ArtWalk

Aug. 7

Watch Downtown come alive the first Friday of every month, with artists, live music, and all things ...

Harbor Bridge Walk

Aug. 9

Wake up and lace up for this local morning ritual. View the city like you never have before while tr...

Fall Vegetable Gardening 101 Seminar

Aug. 15

Retired nurseryman and Nueces Master Gardener Frank Eicholz gives South Texas-gardening guidelines a...

"The Producers"

July 10-11, 17-19, 24-26, 31; Aug. 2, 7-9, 14-16

Bialystock and Bloom. Those names should strike terror and hysteria in anyone familiar with Mel Broo...

Roger Creager's Coastal Bender

Aug. 14-16

The American Bank Center's homegrown event, Roger Creager's Coastal Bender is a three-day outdoors e...

Downtown Farmers' Market

Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26

Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads,...

Wednesday Night Regatta

Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26

Get those cameras out for the sailboat regattas, held every Wednesday evening on the Corpus Christi...

Island Farmers' Market

Aug. 13, 27

Every other Thursday evening, this market is the perfect place to stop by after a long summer beach ...

Moonlight in the Gardens

Aug. 28

Spend a casual, relaxing evening with cocktails, food stations, music, and a small auction as you st...

Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Hatchling Release

June 1-Aug. 31

The Padre Island National Seashore celebrates more than 40 years of the conservation of Kemp's ridl...

Maclovio Perez's Thoughts on Changing Weather

Sept. 5

Local NBC meteorologist Maclovio Perez taps into his years of weather observations and personal rese...

Fall Planting for Water Savings Seminar

Sept. 12

Fall is the perfect time to plant so that your landscape has a head start next spring. Landscape des...

Moonlight Toasts the Future

Sept. 25

Shine a light on stewardship, care, upkeep, enhancement, and growth at the South Texas Botanical Gar...

First Friday ArtWalk

Sept. 4

Downtown comes alive on the first Friday of every month. You'll find artists, live music, and all th...

Backyard Egg Production

Oct. 10

Learn about the egg-cellence of cooking fresh eggs every day, plus local regulations, resources, tec...

Nature Photography Workshop

Oct. 31

Mark your calendar for this cooperative workshop to learn how to step up the quality of your nature ...

Mounted Orchids and Bromeliads Seminar

Nov. 14

Orchids and bromeliads are exotic plants that intrigue many gardeners, especially when they realize ...

Harbor Bridge Walk

Sept. 6

Wake up and lace up for this local morning ritual. View the city like you never have before while tr...

Que Bueno Taco Fest

Sept. 12

This street festival celebrates everyone’s love for tacos and includes taco competitions, music, l...

Island Farmers Market

Sept. 10, 24

Stop and shop after a long summer beach day at this twice-a-month market, where you can find locally...

Downtown Farmers Market

Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads,...

Wednesday Night Regatta

Sep. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Get those cameras out. Sailboat regattas are held every Wednesday evening on the Corpus Christi Bay...

First Friday ArtWalk

Oct. 2

Downtown comes alive on the first Friday of every month. You'll find artists, live music, and all th...

Surftober Fest

Oct. 3

Corpus Christi's coastal spin on Oktoberfest, Surftoberfest, is a celebration rich in German culture...

Harbor Bridge Walk

Oct. 4

Wake up and lace up for this local morning ritual. View the city like you never have before while tr...

Beach To Bay Relay

Oct. 10

Every year since 1976, runners and fun-seekers alike grab their running shoes and converge in Corpus...

"The Wizard of Oz"

Sept. 4-5, 11-13, 18-20, 25-27; Oct. 2-4, 9-11

Dorothy Gale, a girl living on a Kansas farm with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry, dreams of escaping he...

The Black Jacket Symphony in Concert

Oct. 15

Over the past 10 years, the Black Jacket Symphony has performed more than 35 classic rock albums, br...

Texas Jazz Festival (CANCELED)

Oct. 17

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the festival. Due to COVID-19, the festival has changed to a...

Island Farmers Market

Oct. 8, 22

Stop and shop after a long summer beach day at this twice-a-month market, where you can find locally...

Downtown Farmers Market

Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28

Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads,...

Wednesday Night Regatta

Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28

Get those cameras out. Sailboat regattas are held every Wednesday evening on the Corpus Christi Bay...

Dia De Los Muertos

Oct. 31

Corpus Christi celebrates “Day of the Dead” every year at this downtown street festival. This tr...

"Cannibal! The Musical"

Oct. 16-17, 23-25, 30; Nov. 1

This tongue-in-cheek musical by Trey Parker is based on the true story of the only person convicted ...

First Friday ArtWalk

Nov. 6

Downtown comes alive on the first Friday of every month. You'll find artists, live music, and all th...

Harbor Half Marathon

Nov. 7

See the city from new heights as you run (or walk) the Harbor Bridge. The highest half marathon in T...

Greek Food Festival

Nov. 6-8

Baklava, gyros, and music await you at this annual festival, where you can immerse yourself in the f...

Harbor Bridge Walk

Nov. 8

Wake up and lace up for this local morning ritual. View the city like you never have before while tr...

Jewish Food Festival

Nov. 14-15

This annual festival celebrates Jewish culture through its food and includes live music and shopping...

Island Farmers Market

Nov. 5, 19

Stop and shop after a long summer beach day at this twice-a-month market, where you can find locally...

Food and Wine Festival

Nov. 21

Get your palate ready to taste wine from vineyards across the state of Texas and hang out in Herita...

Downtown Farmers Market

Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25

Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads,...

Wednesday Night Regatta

Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25

Get those cameras out. Sailboat regattas are held every Wednesday evening on the Corpus Christi Bay...

Peppermint Lane

Nov. 28

In the 1960s, Chaparral Street was dubbed "Peppermint Lane" and featured pictures with Santa and car...

Luke Combs in Concert

Nov. 29

The multiplatinum, award-winning musician stormed onto the music landscape as one of country music...

Buc Days

Nov. 19-29

A Corpus Christi tradition for 83 years, this culturally diverse event grabs the attention of South ...

"Elf The Musical"

Nov. 13-14, 20-22, 27-29; Dec. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20

Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in ...


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