Ideas Week, which is hosted by the Young Business Professionals and sponsored in part by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, will be held from Monday, May 11, through Friday, May 15. These five days of events and programming will highlight the new, innovative, creative, and amazing aspects of our great city. Different events will be offered throughout the week that will attract an array of people of all ages, backgrounds, and perspectives. The goal of the week is to share ideas, solve problems, and create personal and community pride by showcasing what Corpus Christi has to offer and the potential for the future.
House of Rock is excited to announce its first ever DIY July mixer on Wednesday, May 6, 2015! DIY July is a month dedicated to local promoters, musician and creators who are vital to the live entertainment industry. In the near 10 years that House of Rock has been in existence, local promoters have been essential to its success. For the month of July, promoters can host shows at the Venue at House of Rock for a discounted rate which is also inclusive of sound, lighting, staffing and marketing.
Wings Over South Texas returns to Corpus Christi, Texas, on April 18 - 19, 2015. Prepare to be wowed by the world-class aeronautics showcase from the the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels. This year's air show also will feature the U.S. Army's Golden Knights Parachute Team, U.S. Coast Guard rescue demonstrations and more! There will be a KidsZone with games, a concert and a variety of static displays including military aircraft.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has partnered with the Women's Shelter of South Texas to host the 2015 "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: International Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault, and Gender Violence" on Tuesday, April 14, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Dugan Wellness Center Gym.
The 1st Annual Fiesta De La Flor will be held April 17 – 18, 2015, at North Bayfront Park in downtown Corpus Christi. Presented by Citgo, this 2-day festival will celebrate the life & legacy of Selena Quintanilla Perez, known to her many admirers as the "Queen of Tejano." Selena's impact on the hearts & lives of so many has been immeasurable, and this annual event will serve as a tribute to her, as well as the cultural contributions of Tejano music worldwide.
Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt comes to American Bank Center Selena Auditorium on Friday, April 10, 2015 with two shows. Tickets on sale now!
Jeff Corwin, Emmy-winning Television Host, Author, and Biologist will give his presentation titled, "100 Heartbeats: A Global Movement," on Tuesday, March 24, at 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center as part of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's Distinguished Speaker Series. The Distinguished Speaker event hashtag is #tamuccDSS to share event photos and posts on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.