Happy Thanksgiving from Port Aransas!
Wishing you a happy Thanksgiving from all of our at the Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce/Tourist Bureau. Click here for a link of open restaurants in town. Our visitors center will close Wednesday, November 27 at noon and re-open Friday, November 29 at 9:00 a.m.
Come Shell-A-Brate in Port A this Holiday Season!
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Port A Shop Around - Dec. 6 & 7
It's the most wonderful shopping time of the yeart in Port Aransas. Join local merchants at the Shop Around, December 6th and 7th and receive a 15% discount (some exclusions apply). Happy shopping from these
Carolers Afloat & Boat Lighting Parade
The sights and sounds of Christmas will ring throughout the City Harbor area of Port Aransas once again as island residents and visitors board boats and participate in the Annual Carolers Afloat and Boat Lighting Contest and Parade. A unique and fun way to enjoy the spirit of Christmas, whether you qualify as a candidate for the Metropolitan Opera or just enjoy singing in the shower, is to climb aboard, pick up a song book and sing, sing, sing.
2013 Hotel Occupancy Tax Dollars Soar Even Higher
The Chamber is overwhelmed to announce that for fiscal year ending 2013, hotel occupancy tax collections increased by over 12% from 2012, with collections totaling $3,558,230. The biggest months in terms of percentage increase were December, March, April and September.