The Texas SandFest is the biggest Port Aransas festival of the year. For three days at the end of April, artists from around the world come to Port Aransas to compete in this amazing sand sculpting competition. Texas Sandfest is a great Port Aransas beach weekend, full of fun parties and beach activities.
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This year marks the 14th year the Port Aransas Art Center has hosted Artfest. Held May 25 and 25, 2019 at Jerry McDonald Field.
Artfest hours are Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The individual ticket price is $5 (children aged 12 and younger are free).
70 Years old this event is steeped in tradition and hosts over 45,000 visitors in a single weekend. This festival includes a parade, carnival, shrimp eating contest, great outhouse race, Men & Women's sexy legs contest, live culinary tent, over 100 arts & crafts booths and two stages for Live Entertainment!
Every year, during the 4th of July, Port Aransas comes to life with vibrant beach parties, barbecues, and fireworks. Families come to Port A to enjoy the beach and celebrate American patriotism.