Guide to May Events in the Coastal Bend


May is here, and while the mosquitos have made an appearance so has that warm summer weather we all love! We will keep you up to date with ALL of the fun family-friendly events in the Coastal Bend.  New events are added weekly as we find them be sure to check back and tag us when you find an event your family loves!

Monthly Events

Saturday, May 1

School of Science & Technology-Bayshore Spring Market at 2626 Airline Rd, Corpus Christi, TX

Buc Days Wings Over South Texas presented by Reliant Downtown Corpus Christi {May 1&2}

Rockport Yacht Club Nautical Flea Market– Located at Rockport Harbor

PBR Velocity Tour Buc Days Chute Out at the American Bank Center {April 30-May 1}

Micro Wrestling Invades Robstown, TX! At the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds

Islander Winds In Concert an Online Event

Kentucky Derby at 401 Beach Ave, Port Aransas, TX

Head back into the 80’s with Get Air’s next themed night

Sunday, May 2

Wedding Expo at Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

Buc Days Parade Pachanga at the American Bank Center

Tuesday, May 4

Corpus Christi Hooks at Home {May 4-9th}

Wednesday, May 5

Beginner Nature Embroidery Class at the Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center

Thursday, May 6

Toddler time is BACK and happening every Thursday at Get Air 

Friday, May 7

Homeschool Day: Warm up to Science at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

Saturday, May 8

Mexican Genealogy 101: Finding Your Ancestors in South Texas and Mexico An Online Event

Muffins With Mom Sponsored by The Box Coffee Bar at 1205 Sam Houston Dr, Victoria, TX

Friday, May 14

Corpus Christi Open Air Arts Evening at Heritage Park

Robstown TX – Moto XTREME Circus at 1213 Terry Shamsie Blvd, Robstown, TX

Rockport Pirate Festival at 100 Seabreeze Dr, Rockport, TX {May 14th- 16th}

Stroller Strides Class Portland Municipal Park

Plants on the Patio Happy Hour Sale! at 525 W Market St, Rockport, TX

Saturday, May 15

Sinton Market Days/ May at First United Methodist Church Sinton

National Jeep Go Topless Day At Port Aransas Benefiting LAPS

Tots N Socks Event & Play Center Grand Opening at 4223 Leopard St, Corpus Christi, TX

Armed Forces Day Ceremony at Sherrill Veterans Memorial Park

Oyster Craft at Fulton Mansion State Historic Site

Youth Art Walk at  14617 S Padre Island Dr, Corpus Christi, TX

Guided Nature Walk at Port Aransas Community Park

Castle Tour at Lake Corpus Christi State Park

Geocaching 101 at Lake Corpus Christi State Park

Sunday, May 16

Special Occasions Expo 2021 at Willow House of Texas Alice

Monday, May 17

Crafting Meets Fiction at the Seguin public library

Tuesday, May 18

Corpus Christi Hooks at Home {May 18-23rd}

Thursday, May 20

Cocktails & Conversation hosted by Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

Friday, May 21

Homeschool Day: Warm up to Science at Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

Air Plant Wreath Workshop at Rose Soiree

Saturday, May 22

Kingsville Farmers Market at the Pavilion

Tuesday, May 25

Corpus Christi Hooks at Home {May 25-30th}

Wave Walkers of La Palmera at La Palmera

Saturday, May 29

24th Annual Rockport Wine Festival at the Texas Maritime Museum

Tea Time from the Ingleside Parks and Recreation


Don’t forget to check out our Guide to Coastal Bend Parks and Playgrounds and our Summer Camp 2021 Guide


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Please Note:: While we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details on our guides, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can make every attempt to correct them.



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