Tag: South Padre Island

SPI to have 17th Annual Walk for Women fundraiser

After a brief pause caused by the pandemic last year, one of South Padre Island’s cherished annual fundraisers is back for another weekend of...

Expect delays on Island causeway — for five months

Construction along the scenic drive over the Queen Isabella Memorial Causeway is about to give motorists more time to enjoy the view. Traffic between Port...

Art on the beach: SPI to have 33rd annual Sandcastle Days

After a brief pause caused by the pandemic, one of South Padre Island’s beloved scenic traditions is returning for another year of creative fun. Several...

Volunteers bag more than 58K pounds of beach trash across Texas

Thousands of volunteers participated in the Adopt-A-Beach 2021 Coastwide Fall Cleanup that took place this past Saturday, Sept 18 across Texas. The 3,559 volunteers worked...

Ancient iron adventures: Motorcycle Cannonball Endurance Run to roll into the RGV

The 2021 Motorcycle Cannonball, a cross-country challenge for riders with motorcycles that were manufactured in 1929 or earlier, will be passing through the Valley...

SPI, Boca Chica to participate in Texas Adopt-A-Beach Cleanup

Many Texans and visitors of coastal areas throughout the state will be participating in an annual fall activity this weekend that helps keep beaches...

Good Karma: Book, coffee shop injects some culture

Books are back on South Padre Island. Since Paragraphs Books closed its doors early last year there’s been no place on the Island to buy...

PI Chamber to host sixth annual Summer Causeway Run

Whether they choose to run or walk in this annual summer tradition, participants will be able enjoy a one of a kind experience this...

Swing to the left, swing to the right?

Last week, the Chamber published things to rent on South Padre Island: Paddle boards, duck boats, horses, golf carts, fishing charters, beach housees, and...

Jaime J. Zapata Fishing Tournament to be held at SPI

In memory of a fallen special agent who had a love for fishing, many anglers will be venturing the waters of the Laguna Madre...