People and golf carts on the beach at Cinnamon Shores

Port Aransas

The former sleepy fishing village that anchors the northern tip of Mustang Island has been through a lot. But Hurricane Harvey couldn’t keep this community down for long, and it shows in the bounty of attractions and restaurants ready to welcome new visitors.

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Upcoming Events

Port A Paella Competition

March 28

Join Paella Lovers United in Port Aransas for the inaugural Port A Paella Competition. Attendees get...

Texas SandFest

April 17-19

The 24th annual Texas SandFest is one of the largest master sand sculpting competitions in the U.S. ...


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