Port Aransas is your favorite getaway and locals' dream place to live. So how can you be the best visitor to Port Aransas? Learn how to do things the "Port A Way" with these helpful tips and guidelines. Let’s all help Port A maintain its charm and beauty for generations to come!

Here's The Port A Way:

  • Don’t park like a pirate, the space next to you isn’t yours to loot. 

  • Trash belongs in trash cans; that’s why they’re called that. 

  • Road laws apply to all beach cruising, tune playing, island ready golf carts.

  • Save the grilling for the seafood. Treat service workers with kindness. 

  • Your taste in music is great, but not when the entire island can hear it. 

  • The only things that should be set free on the beach are your worries. Keep your furry friends on their leashes. 

Want to learn more? Check out these videos where Flynn teaches you about golf cart safety, cleaning up, and more!

Flynn's Tips to Leave No Trace at the Beach!

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Golf Cart Rules

In Port Aransas, driving around in a golf cart, or “beach cart,” is part of the island lifestyle. To stay safe, though, there are a few important rules to be aware of.


Travel to, from, and within Port Aransas and Mustang Island is available by ferry, car, airplane, and buses. Come visit soon!