New Years Day Boomerang Billy’s Beach Bar, the home of the International Idiots Club, the penguins will gather for the 2nd annual Penguin Plunge. Starts at 10 am with registration and T-shirts and other Plunge-related items go on sale. Leslie Blasing will perform for the … Continue reading
City of South Padre Island Coastal Resources was notified that five new Mobi-chairs have been shipped and should be delivered this week. This will provide a new service in South Padre. It has been highly praised by visitors because it … Continue reading
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It’s time for the annual South Padre Island Polar Bear Dip and Beach Party! This year’s theme is “Sweet Sixteen” since the yearly event is celebrating its’ sixteenth anniversary. On Jan. 1, 1999, at high noon, the tradition began with only 4 people! It now attracts more than 1,000 people. It is … Continue reading
Calendar of Events Date Event Location Time Dec. 27 Merry Mixer Sapphire Spa Dec. 28 Beach Dog Walk & Corn Dogs Clayton’s Beach Bar & Grill 11:00 AM Dec. 28 Stuffed Mushrooms & Tour Schlitterbahn Beach Beach Resort Hotel 1:00 … Continue reading
Christmas Compost 2014 If you are in the Port Isabel area, you can take your old Christmas tree to the corner of South Shore & Hickman/Railroad St., South of the E. Dock. For more information, call 956-943-6631. If you are in … Continue reading
The City of South Padre Island’s Environmental Health Services Department reminds you of the 3 R’s during Christmas. Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. You can recycle many items during the holidays. The recycling program was developed to reduce items going into … Continue reading
At the 27th annual American Sand Sculpting Championships, Hancock was one of 16 professional sculptors to complete three days of crafting sand art and the last man standing when he was judged to be the best in the solo division … Continue reading
The City of South Padre Island will hold a public meeting on the 18th day of December at 3:00 p.m. This meeting will take place in the City Council Chambers on the Second Floor of the Municipal Complex Building located … Continue reading
A presentation of the Texas A & M Real Estate Center Bullish 2013 Outlook was given by their Chief Economist, Dr. Mark Dotzour, to the South Padre Island Board of REALTORS® at their Annual Installation of Officers event on December 5th. He believes … Continue reading
The Boys and Girls Club of the Laguna Madre and United Way of Southern Cameron County are looking for volunteers to help provide free tax assistance for qualified residents of Port Isabel and South Padre Island this tax season! The … Continue reading
Schlitterbahn Beach Resort (indoor, heated waterpark area) on Saturday, December 14th from 10am – noon Free Pancake Breakfast for kids Coloring Books, crayons, candy canes for kids Free Carousel rides from 10am – noon courtesy of Schlitterbahn Santa Claus will be present … Continue reading
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Calendar of Events Date Event Location Time Dec. 10 Development Standards Review Task Force City Hall 10:00 AM Dec. 11 Weaving Baskets ArtSpace 10:00 AM Dec. 12 12 Days of Christmas Celebration Visitor Center 9:00 AM Dec. 12 Holiday Fashion … Continue reading
Wednesday, Dec. 11 will be a basket weaving class with Jolaine Lanehart. The class is two hours from 10-12 and the cost is $35. All materials will be provided. Friday, December 13 will be a watercolor class with Marilyn Brown, Vibrant Colors … Continue reading
“PARAGRAPHS: MYSTERIES OF THE GOLDEN BOOBY” Read the book – Play the game – Find the clues – Solve the puzzle The fun begins Wednesday December 11th, 2013 Four mystery writers have collaborated to bring this story to life in … Continue reading
December 7 and 8, today and tomorrow, the Laguna Madre Art League’s Annual Christmas Show and Sale will be held at the Port Isabel Community Center (behind the library), 213 Yturria Street from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday, … Continue reading
At the 2013 Installation of Officers Banquet, Thursday, Dec. 5th, Gayle Hood received the South Padre Island Board of Realtors “Realtor of the Year” award for 2013. Gayle says “this was such a surprise and I am honored to be … Continue reading
Have you ever wondered about these Wind Farms that are going up north of South Padre Island and on the Texas Gulf Coast? There are plenty onshore but not offshore. A year ago the proposed wind farm idea was shot … Continue reading
A Qualified Natural Habitat Lot is approved when the lot contains primarily native plants and grasses with no more than 25% of the lot containing invasive or noxious plants, and grasses or has an established dune or wetland. A recent … Continue reading
Don’t miss the 27th Annual Christmas Lighted Boat Parade on Saturday, Dec. 7 beginning at 6 pm at the Port Isabel City Docks. You can watch it from many locations in Port Isabel or South Padre Island. For more information, contact … Continue reading
The General Land Office (GLO) notified the City that the 2014 and 2015 South Padre Island Beach Renourishment with BUDM project was selected as a Cycle 8 priority project in the amount of $1,000,000. The Texas General Land Office (GLO), … Continue reading
Braving colder temperatures to view properties might just be worth it for serious homebuyers. Realtor.com’s latest Winter Home Buyer Report compiles responses from consumers looking to buy a home during the winter months. The report sheds light on what these consumers are … Continue reading
When you get a chance, go by the Chamber office or Visitor’s Center in South Padre and pick up you new South Padre Island Coupon Book!