Santa Claus is Coming to Town...and You Should Too!

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it's time to start thinking about your plans for the Christmas holidays! Whether you plan on a large family gathering or a more intimate celebration, give you and yours the gift of Port A this year. Find the perfect place to stay, then draw up your itinerary using the Visit Port Aransas app and you'll be well on your way to enjoying the holidays in the best place on Earth!

And while you're here, enjoy the many holiday events to really get you in the spirit of the season! See them all below!

Holiday Events

Chocolate Crawl & Valentine's Day Shop Around Feb 09
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Celebrate Valentine's Day early during the Chocolate Crawl & Valentine's Day Shop Around! From February 9–12, 2023, shop local boutiques and shops to find that head-turning outfit for the special day or an amazing gift for that special someone. On Thursday evening from...

Valentine's Day Dance Feb 13

While it's great to celebrate your loved ones everyday, if you see this, it's your reminder plan ahead and get your tickets because they are going quick for the Port Aransas Art Center Valentine's Day Dance! Tickets must be purchased ahead of time. You can purchase tickets at the...

Mardi Gras Parade Feb 21

EVENT DETAILS HAVE YET TO BE DETERMINED. CHECK BACK SOON! The Gaff has confirmed the mardi gras parade is happening February 21st! Stay tuned for more details! And get your masks and beads ready!

Mardi Gras Parade Feb 21

The annual Mardi Gras parade is scheduled! Line up at the Gaff at 4:30, and the parade will start at 5 p.m.! Anything street legal on wheels is welcome to join!