The Whooping Crane Festival is always a fan favorite in Port Aransas Texas. Make sure to bring your binoculars and camera as you won't want to miss these spectacular creatures as they make their annual trip to Port Aransas. The endangered Whooping Crane can only be viewed up close here in the Coastal Bend.
Due to the impacts of Hurricane Harvey, we currently only are taking reservations for stays at the Alister Square Inn. Call 361-749-3000 to book a reservation at the Alister. We are assessing and repairing the other properties as quickly as possible so we can share Port Aransas with our guests again.
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Port Aransas Area Festivals
Don't miss fun and exciting Texas events in Port Aransas. Experience music & food festivals, surfing, fishing tournaments and much more. Stay up-to-date with Port Aransas, Texas events here.
Port Aransas is famous for Spring Break. The water is warming up, you can feel spring in the air, and as soon as you reach Port Aransas, it's time relax and enjoy the good life. Because Port Aransas and Mustang Island has several miles of beaches, it’s easy to get away from the crowds and enjoy Spring Break with your family and friends.
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.
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.