Monthly Archives: July 2015

ISLA BLANCA PARK in the 1960s!

  ISLA BLANCA PARK in the 1960s! A recent Facebook post of the Past was this shot of Isla Blanca Park in the 1960s.  Facebook Question: Remember this? On South Padre Island, in Isla Blanca Park, in the 1960s! Andy Sanchez Yes I … Continue reading

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Port Isabel Event Center Packages!

  PLAN YOUR ONCE IN A LIFETIME MEMORY! The Port Isabel Event & Cultural Center offers Quinceanera, Sweet 16 & Reception Packages for 150 to 400 persons. Ballroom space up to 8,000 square feet. Amenities include: stage, tables & chairs, bar set-ups, … Continue reading

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TIFT Starts 7-29 to 8-2!!

  76th Texas International Fishing Tournament (TIFT) starts July 29th and runs through August 2nd. Register and fish from a pier or a beach or a jetski or a boat, just grab a pole and join the fun! For more information visithttp://bit.ly/1HceBdQ. Proudly sponsored … Continue reading

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Ladies Kingfish Tournament Registration is Currently Underway

Angler Fees- $85.00 before July 17 – $95.00 after July 17 Captain Fees- $17.00 before July 17 – $22.00 after July 17 For registration forms or any additional information call 761.4412 Business Promotional Opportunity LADIES KINGFISH TOURNAMENT August 7 – 9, 2015 Promote your … Continue reading

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MUSEUMS TELLING OUR STORIES.Thursday, July 23

  MUSEUMS TELLING OUR STORIES.Thursday, July 23 at the Treasures of the Gulf Museum. The Museums of Port Isabel and the Laguna Madre Museum Foundation are proud to present its “Telling Our Stories” Series of 2015 on Thursday, July 23, at the … Continue reading

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Summer Bird Camp, Aug. 3rd, 4th, 5th!

     

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Actor Stephen Baldwin filming on SPI

Great article by the Port Isabel Press about Stephen Baldwin: South Padre Island welcomed actor Stephen Baldwin and short film director, Alejandra Hinojosa. Baldwin and Hinojosa are shooting a short film entitled “Live to Love” using the striking beaches of … Continue reading

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Gayle’s HGTV Rerun of Beachfront Bargain Hunt is Sunday, July 12th, 5:30PM CDT

If you missed Gayle’s episode of HGTV Rerun of Beachfront Bargain Hunt, tune in this Sunday, July 5th, at 5:00PM CDT. We have thoroughly enjoyed viewing this and Alta’s episode because the film crew did such a good job portraying how … Continue reading

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Muralist, Mario Morales, Creates New Mural at SPI Convention Center

      The City of South Padre Island recently commissioned Mario Morales — via SpawGlass Contractors, Inc. — to install two murals of a hibiscus flower on the walls of the South Padre island Convention Centre. Mario Morales, a … Continue reading

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Blessing of the Fleet, July 7th in Port Isabel

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Rare Loggerhead Sea Turtle Nest Discovered on SPI

A loggerhead sea turtle nest was discovered on Sunday, June 7 containing 111 eggs. Sea Turtle, Inc. estimates that the eggs should hatch sometime in July. Though the Laguna Madre is a popular nesting spot for the endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, it’s rare for a … Continue reading

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Alta’s HGTV Rerun of Beachfront Bargain Hunt is Sunday, July 5th, 5:00PM CDT

If you missed Alta’s premier showing on HGTV, Beachfront Bargain Hunt, tune in tomorrow at 5:00PM CDT. As in our other episode, the camera crew did a fantastic revealing South Padre Island to the world. We are so pleased with the … Continue reading

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2015 Port Isabel Patriotic Spirit Celebration, July 4th, 10:00AM

  2015 PORT ISABEL PATRIOTIC SPIRIT CELEBRATION. Saturday, July 4th from 10 a.m. to 1 pm. in Washington Park. GAMES ~ VENDORS ~ FOOD ~ Free Hotdogs ~ MUSIC ~ CONTESTS ~ (Costume~Sack Race~Hotdog Eating~Best Float~Watermelon Seed Spitting). PARADE ~ Start: Garriga … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the 4th of July Beach Parade!

Join in the fun! Walk, stroll and roll your way through the South Padre Island 4th of July Beach Parade! Line up for this FREE parade will begin at 9:30 AM at Beach Access #22 Fantasy Circle, and the parade will begin at 10:00 AM. … Continue reading

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