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Upcoming Events

Winter Lecture Series: Go Native for Spring Butterflies

Jan. 23

Learn exactly which native plants to work into your landscape to attract the prettiest spring butter...

Winter Lecture Series: Beekeeping for Fun or Profit

Jan. 26

Local beekeeper Justin Hodge shares the importance of these often misunderstood garden pollinators, ...

Winter Lecture Series: Landscape Lessons from Hurricane Harvey

Jan. 30

Nueces County Extension Horticulture Agent Kevin Gibbs reviews the impact of Hurricane Harvey on loc...

Winter Lecture Series: Nature Photography Techniques

Feb. 6

Lecturer Susan Chilcoat, Executive Director of Corpus Christi's "Wildlife in Focus" competition, sha...

Winter Lecture Series: Adding Water Features to Your Yard

Feb. 13

Large or small fountains, ponds, streams, or pools can dazzle your landscape, adding amazing ambianc...

Class: Evaluating Backyard Greenhouse Needs

Feb. 16

Plant collections, propagating, winter shelter? Is a backyard greenhouse a good option for you? Nuec...

Winter Lecture Series: Saving the Monarchs

Feb. 20

Learn about raising the beautiful State Insect of Texas, but also about O.E. (Ophryocystis elektrosc...

Class: New and Improved Crepe Myrtles for Your Yard

Feb. 23

With a surge of new and more brilliantly-colored Crepe Myrtle varieties available, Gill Landscape De...

Winter Lecture: Container Gardens

Feb. 27

Whether you have unlimited or almost no landscape space, container gardens of any size make for attr...

Winter Lecture Series: Outdoor Dutch Oven Cooking

March 6

The final 2019 winter lecture is a delicious meal prepared outside in dutch ovens by Karen Howden of...

BIG BLOOM Plant Sale, Garden Festival

April 6

Festivities include kids activities, orchid sale, specialty vendors, butterfly releases in the Butte...

Spring Break Daily Activities

March 9-17

Students in the area on break spend can part of a day at the gardens touring and joining special act...

"Anyone Can Grow Orchids" Class

March 30

Orchid admirers discover simple tips for orchid success, learning essentials from local orchid afici...

Birdiest Festival in America

April 24-28

Spotlighting South Texas' peak spring migration, this festival features optional guided birding fiel...

WWE Live

June 3

Watch your favorite WWE superstars go head to head. Experience a night of action, drama, and athleti...

Jeff Dunham: Passively Aggressive Tour

June 13

Enjoy a night of endless laughs with ventriloquist Jeff Dunham, a global comedy superstar and one of...

Brew HaHa Craft Beer Festival

June 15

Get ready for a belly full of beer and laughter at this second annual festival. This unique and ente...

Fourth of July Big Bang Celebration

July 4

The Fourth is not complete without a breathtaking fireworks show. Spend the day relaxing on the beac...

Frida Fanatics Festival

July 7

On her birthday and death week, join along in celebrating the life of Frida Kahlo, an artist whose w...

The Summer Melodrama

June 14-July 7

Get your popcorn ready and gear up for a hilarious, old-fashioned summer melodrama. Take part in the...

Plumeria Passions Class

July 13

A week before the big annual sale, Plumeria Society veteran Frank Eicholz and friends discuss tips o...

Wingapalooza

July 20

The American Bank Center hosts the third annual Wingapalooza where visitors can sample as many wings...

Spazmatics in Concert

July 20

Take a trip down memory lane with a night full of classic '80s hits after a Corpus Christi Hooks bas...

Plumeria Society Annual Sale

July 20

Attend this fabulous sale of plumeria starts and potted plants from Plumeria Society of South Texas ...

First Friday ArtWalk

June 8-Aug. 2

Watch downtown Corpus Christi come to life every first Friday of the month. Find artists, live music...

"Gypsy"

July 19-Aug. 11

Harbor Playhouse presents one of the greatest musicals ever created. It is the ultimate tale of an a...

Kent Ullberg: Celebrating the Wild and Wonderful

June 1-Aug. 18

The newest featured exhibit showcases works from Corpus Christi's own Kent Ullberg, one of the world...

Hatchling Releases of Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles

June 1-Aug. 31

Every year, thousands of the endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtles are nested and hatched in Corpus C...

Bay Jammin' Concert and Cinema Series

June 1-Aug. 31

Every Thursday and Friday evening during the months of summer, Cole Park Amphitheater turns into a m...

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