As winter fades away and the promise of spring lingers, it’s time to start planning for some outdoor fun in the sun. And what better place to do it than in Port Aransas, Texas?
Port Aransas is the perfect destination for a springtime adventure with its stunning beaches, beautiful parks, and endless outdoor activities. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful retreat or an action-packed vacation, this charming coastal town has something for everyone.
So pack your bags, grab your sunscreen, and get ready to discover the best events in Port Aransas this spring break!
Upcoming Spring Events 2023
Texas SandFest: April 14-16
Get ready for the most anticipated event of the season – Texas SandFest! This highly-anticipated event draws visitors from far and wide to witness the incredible sand sculptures created over three days.
From famous landmarks to whimsical creatures, the sand artists participating in the festival are true masters of their craft. And while you may still need to be ready to compete with the pros, you can still join in on the fun with sandcastle-building lessons and an amateur contest.
The Texas SandFest is the perfect way to kick off a season of fun in Port Aransas. So. don’t miss seeing these incredible sculptures in person!
Interested in learning more about this exciting event? Check out our complete guide to the Texas SandFest!
PALMFEST: MAY 5-6, 2023
Texans take our barbecue seriously, and Port Aransas is no exception! The PalmFest on May 5th and 6th at Robert’s Point Park is where you can taste some of the best barbecues in the world. The southern barbecue cook-off features mouth-watering meat dishes that will leave you feeling satisfied and craving more.
But PalmFest isn’t just about food; it’s also about music and entertainment. You can eat, drink, and dance the day away with live music performances! This special event has become a must-see for visitors and locals, adding another reason to fall in love with spring in Port Aransas.
WINGS OVER SOUTH TEXAS AIR SHOW: May 6-7, 2023
Springtime in South Texas is incomplete without attending the Wings Over South Texas Air Show, featuring the famous Blue Angels. While it may require a bit of driving to reach the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, the thrilling aerobatic performances and feats of daredevilry are well worth it.
With ticket prices ranging from free to $100, visitors can enjoy a beautiful spring day watching sleek planes take to the sky. The Blue Angels have been wowing audiences since 1946, and their expertise and precision are unmatched.
Once the exciting airshow ends, make your way back to our Mustang Island rentals, where you can relax in the lap of luxury.
SCARLET LADY DOLPHIN ADVENTURES
Scarlet Lady Dolphin Adventures, located at 440 W Cotter Avenue, is an adventure you can enjoy all year round. But there’s something truly special about experiencing it during the springtime when the climate is just right, not too hot or cold. Watching the majestic dolphins frolic in the sea as the sun shines down on you is an unforgettable experience that will leave you lasting memories.
With a choice of their standard daily tours or a romantic sunset Dolphin Tour, there’s something for everyone. Sipping a refreshing drink from the full bar onboard, you’ll toast to the beauty of the dolphins and the stunning Texas sunset.
Your Ultimate Spring Getaway Awaits at The Mayan Princess
We understand that returning home after a fun-filled day exploring the coastal town of Port Aransas is a treat. Our Port Aransas vacation rentals at The Mayan Princess provide an oasis of comfort and luxury, offering breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico and a wide range of amenities to make your stay unforgettable.
Indulge in a refreshing dip in one of our heated pools or hot tubs, stroll on the pristine beach, or simply relax in the spacious living room of your vacation rental. With fully equipped kitchens, high-speed internet, and comfortable bedding, we have everything you need to make your stay as comfortable and convenient as possible.
Reserve your stay at The Mayan Princess today and experience the ultimate beachfront vacation in Port Aransas!