On Saturday, December 5, 2015, the 34th Annual Harbor Lights Festival rings in the beginning of the Christmas holiday season by transforming the beautiful Bayfront Marina into a Fiesta Holiday. This fun filled event has grown into a South Texas tradition and is a "must attend" family event.
On December 4, 2015, from 4 - 8 p.m., Town and Country Shopping Center as well as neighboring businesses will be hosting their 2nd Annual Classic Christmas Open House. The event will host live entertainment, refreshments, specials, over $3000 in giveaways and a meet and greet with beloved characters Olaf, Minions, and Penguins of Madagascar.
Phat Tats Tattoo & The Rejects Car Club presents the "Rods for Rollo's Kids" 3rd Annual Toy Drive Car Show on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, at the Twin Peaks Corpus Christi. There will be awards, door prizes and a $300 tattoo giveaway with proceeds to benefit the Rollo's Kids Foundation - this foundation helps local Corpus Christi families that are not on government assistance but cannot make enough money from their jobs to provide extra gifts, clothes or school supplies for their children.
The Coastal Bend Mistletoe Market, produced by Consumer Direct Events, is on tap to be the largest Holiday Market in the South Texas Area. Bringing 200 unique vendors, shops, boutiques, crafters, jewelers, and artisans from across the region to Corpus Christi's American Bank Center together with thousands of eager shoppers for two wonderful days of Holiday merriment, and delightful shopping bliss, Coastal Bend Mistletoe Market is a South Texas Holiday Tradition in the making!
November 10, 2015, is the official Coastal Bend Day of Giving. This community give-together begins at midnight on November 10 with a minimum gift of only $10. Administered by the Coastal Bend Community Foundation, it is a community-wide event to show off the Coastal Bend's spirit of giving, raise awareness about local nonprofits, and celebrate the collective effort it takes to make this area great.
Lewis Black comes to the American Bank Center Selena Auditorium on Sunday, April 3 at 7:00pm. Lewis is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author. Receiving critical acclaim, he performs over 200 nights a year to sold out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and The United States. He is one of few performers to sell out multiple, renowned theatres, including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City Center and the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. In August 2007, he was the first stand-up comedian to ever perform in concert at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles.
Sometimes getting fit starts with just getting outdoors, moving around and having fun! With this in mind, the Mayor's Fitness Council is partnering with a local group of kite enthusiast to bring you the 3rd Annual Kites and Bikes Festival at McCaughan Park on Shoreline Drive on Saturday, November 7, 2015c at 11:00 a.m. absolutely FREE!