Events on South Padre Island

Upcoming Events on South Padre Island

The Tiki is conveniently located near major areas of interest, providing beautiful ocean views and quick access to the exciting events and activities on South Padre Island. Whether you are planning a romantic weekend, spring break or the perfect family vacation on South Padre Island.

Summer is coming to an end, but there is still plenty to do on South Padre Island! Enjoy these upcoming events:

 

South Padre Island Farmer’s Market – Every Sunday, 2018

Shop for the freshest produce, meats, cheese, juices, and much more! Open every Sunday from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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Crab Races @ The Quarterdeck Lounge – Every Wednesday, 2018

Internationally renowned “La Jaiba Downs” crab races take place on the Quarterdeck Lounge Raceway on Wednesday nights where the host gives away “GRAND” dollars good for food and refreshments on the property. Family Friendly environment from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

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Daily Lunch Time Fitness: Qi Gong – March 29, 2018

Daily Lunch Time Fitness from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. $5 per person (pay at the door). Exercise classes are provided by Laguna Madre Yoga and Meditation.

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Daily Lunch Time Fitness: Stretch & Strengthen – March 30, 2018

Daily Lunch Time Fitness from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. $5 per person (pay at the door). Exercise classes are provided by Laguna Madre Yoga and Meditation.

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Bridge At The SPI Community Center – March 30, 2018

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12:00-4:00 p.m., join us for Bridge.

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“Spanish Con Queso” (Conversational Spanish For Beginners) – March 30, 2018

“Spanish Con Queso” (conversational Spanish) classes for beginners every Friday from 3:00-4:30 p.m. and intermediate classes are on Sundays from 5:30-7:00 p.m. It is $10 per session and you pay at the door. Monthly prices are available.

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8th Annual SPI Farmers Market “Easter Egg Hunt” – April 1, 2018

Join us during the 8th Annual South Padre Island Farmer’s Market “Easter Egg Hunt.” Located in “The Shores” beautiful bay view grounds, lots of room for the kids and always pet-friendly. Support local farmers and vendors and bring the family! Many prize-filled easter eggs!

* SPI Farmers Market Hours: 11am – 1pm
* Professional Easter Bunny photos: 11 am – 1 pm
* Easter egg hunt: 12 pm
* Easter Egg Prize Redemption: 12pm – 1pm

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2nd Annual Adult Easter Egg Hunt – April 1, 2018

Join Taylor Nicole Carpenter and the staff at Tequila Sunset for the 2nd Annual Adult Easter Egg Hunt! Prize eggs include drink tickets, candy, and gag gifts. The Hunt will take place shortly before sunset. Live music by Taylor Nicole Carpenter 5 – 8pm. Happy Hour 4 – 7pm. Adults Only 21+

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SPI Book Club – April 12, 2018

SPI Book Club will meet on Thursday, April 12, 3:00-4:00 p.m. The book this month is “Rainwater” by Sandra Brown. At Paragraphs – mention SPI Book Club for a discount.

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Pequena Miss Texas Pageant – April 21, 2018

This pageant was created to allow girls from 1-9 years old have the opportunity to win a state crown on behalf of Pequena Miss Texas organization; not only does this platform inspire self confidence, but fuels a competitive spirit.  The groups are judged in different age categories so everyone has an opportunity to win, and with NO entry fee you could be the NEXT PEQUENA MISS TEXAS winner! Being held this April 21st at South Padre Island at Suites at Sunchase, event to start at 9am with a $15 entry fee to the public.

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22K Ruck On The Beach By Roadrunner Ruckers Of South Texas – April 21, 2018

Join us as we come together through teamwork, leadership, camaraderie with veterans, smiles, and a gut-check worthy of Special Operations beach training. But the beauty of the Challenge is that it’s not about you, it’s about the people by your side, the individuals that become your team.

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Free Writing Workshop – April 21, 2018

National ward-winning author Paula Bosco Damon will facilitate a writing workshop from 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 21, at Paragraphs on Padre Boulevard Book Store.  Preregistration for this free public event, designed for teens and older, is required by calling Paragraphs at (956) 433-5057. Participants are asked to bring writing tools (pen/pencil and paper or computer) to the workshop. During the event, Damon will read samples of her work, followed by an author’s book signing from 3 to 4 p.m.

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Open Water Festival – April 28-29, 2018

One of the best kept secrets in Texas,  SPI offers a host of activity options including kiteboarding, surfing, jet skiing, paddle boarding, skydiving and the Schlitterbahn indoor waterpark to name a few.

The South Padre Island Open Water Festival offers a variety of distance options, meaning we have a little something for everyone.  Compete as an individual or put together a team.  Bring the family or make it an amazing weekend for you and friends.

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South Padre Island Sand Crab Run – April 28, 2018

The Sand Crab, run entirely on sand, is a great way to get a little exercise under the stars on a beautiful South Padre Island Beach.  Afterwards,  have a couple of beers (with proper ID) while listening to great music with other runners on the deck at Pearl South Padre and Grill. The Sand Crab will start behind Pearl South Padre on the beach at 8:30pm (kids’ run is at 8pm). This event benefits Sea Turtle Inc.

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South Padre Jailbreak Beach Escape – May 5, 2018

The Jailbreak Beach Escape has become a South Padre Island tradition! Each May, thousands of runners conquer the 5k course, covering 20 challenging obstacles, on the sun-drenched beaches of South Padre before heading to Clayton’s Beach Bar for a Texas sized beach party!

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Shallow Sport Owner’s Tournament – May 18-19, 2018

We are pleased to announce our 18th annual Owner’s Fishing Tournament! Louie’s Backyard at South Padre Island, Texas.

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FitRec’s SPI 10k Fun Color Run – May 19, 2018

Kick off the summer with FitRec’s Fun 10K Color Run at South Padre Island. Join the new social fitness movement and enjoy our vibrant colors! Finish Line and after party will be held at Clayton’s Beach Bar where you can check out local fitness vendors. Partial proceeds will be donated to the Sea Turtle Inc to aid with their conservation efforts.

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Summer 2018 Sea Turtle Kids Camp – June 11-13, June 15-27 & July 16-18, 2018

3-Day Camp Sessions available throughout the summer! With our expansion, we are able to accommodate more camp sessions. Each week will cover the same topics, so choose a camp session that works with your summer schedule!

Kids Camp (7-11 years): 8:30-11:30 a.m. June 11–13th, June 15–27th & July 16–18th

  • Pre-registration is required. Space is limited!
  • Price: $100/camper for each 3-day session.
  • Price includes: Camp t-shirt, camp activities, swag bag & snack

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Summer 2018 Sea Turtle Teen Camp – June 18-20, July 9-11 & July 23-25, 2018

3-Day Camp Sessions available throughout the summer! With our expansion, we are able to accommodate more camp sessions. Each week will cover the same topics, so choose a camp session that works with your summer schedule!

Teen Camp (12-16 years): 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. June 18–20th, July 9–11th & July 23–25th

  • Pre-registration is required. Space is limited!
  • Price: $100/camper for each 3-day session.
  • Price includes: Camp t-shirt, camp activities, swag bag & snack

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The Great Texas Catamaran Race GT300 – June 13-16, 2018

The Great Texas Catamaran Race is an off-shore beach catamaran race along the Texas Coast. Starting in South Padre Island and finishing in Galveston, the race will cover approximately 300 miles along the Texas coast over the Father’s Day weekend. The race will be conducted in four stages with each stage starting and ending on the beach!

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SPI Wahoo Classic – September 14-16, 2018

Mark your calendars for the 2018 edition of the SPI Wahoo Classic scheduled for September 14th thru the 16th at Jim’s Pier.

Friday, September 14 – Registration
Saturday, September 15 – Fishing
Sunday, September 16 – Award Ceremony

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Veteran’s Day Weekend – November 9-12, 2018

Come join the City of South Padre Island, the Southernmost point on the Purple Heart Trail, for a weekend long, family friendly event to honor and celebrate our Veterans.

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