Tag: South Padre Island

South Padre Island to have second annual Food Truck Festival

From specialty sodas and hotdogs to uniquely made coned pizzas, many food trucks will be serving their best dishes and food creations this weekend...

Deep Thoughts: SPI EDC progresses in marina feasibility study

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — At most marinas, boaters are able to enjoy easy access to facilities and important resources, such as fueling up, grabbing...

Summer ending with a bang: South Padre Island to celebrate Labor Day with fireworks

South Padre Island is celebrating Labor Day all weekend long with a display of firework shows around the city. The first set of fireworks will...

SPI-to-Boca Chica tunnel? Musk’s Boring Company floats idea

With closures of S.H. 4 and Boca Chica Beach becoming more frequent due to activity at SpaceX’s “Starbase” production complex and launch/test site, Cameron...

South Padre Island delivers simple message

Leave nothing but your footprints on the beach. That's the message signs conveyed to beachgoers this summer on South Padre island. In June, South Padre Island...

Reef project continues to restore ocean floor for fish

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Prior to Friends of RGV Reef’s efforts, this area at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico was once bare...

South Padre Island fun run to support law enforcement

Residents and visitors of this coastal city have upcoming opportunities to show their support for local law enforcement, military, border patrol and firefighters while...

Junior veterinarians: Sea Turtle, Inc. hosting Be A Vet Virtual Program

Children and teens will be able to experience what it’s like to provide care to their very own sea turtle patient during these upcoming...

40th Annual Ladies Kingfish Tournament honors winners

The South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce welcomed anglers, captains and their families to the 40th Annual Ladies Kingfish Tournament that began Aug. 6...

Shallow Sport Owners Tournament to celebrate 20th year

Waves of anglers of all ages and skill levels will be exploring the Gulf Coast this weekend showcasing their skills and techniques while searching...