Rockport Area Happenings

All Women Fishing Tournament in Rockport

Date: May 19th & 20th, 2017

Location: Fulton Harbor, Rockport Texas

It’s time for the 18th Annual Babes on the Bay Fishing Tournament at Fulton Harbor. The tournament is believed to be the largest of its kind in Texas and draws women from all across the state to compete. For more information visit

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Name: Woody's Sports Center Ladies Powder Puff Tournament

Date: June 17, 2017

Time: 6:30 AM - 4:30 PM CDT

Location: Port Aransas, Texas 

Attention to all ladies with fishing enthusiasm! Here is your opportunity to be a part of the Coastal Bend’s popular Powder Puff Tournament sponsored by Woody’s Sports Center.

The fishing begins Saturday June 17th @ 6:30 A.M. with multiple target fish including: Speckled Trout, Drum, Flounder, Hardhead, Redfish (20” to 28”) Spot pot (Redfish 20”- 28”) with the most spots (2 divisions). Please remember fish must be caught on a rod and reel by lady contestant. Late registration is Saturday June 17th until 6:30 A.M. at Woody's. Located at 136 W. Cotter Ave.Port Aransas, TX 78373

As always men may

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The Nautical Flea Market offers a wide array of nautical, nautical related and some non-nautical goods for sale. The two day market held the first weekend in May is a must attend event for everyone. Empty out the old storage shed! Clean out the old dock box! Rent a booth and sell your treasures! Sell your services! Promote your club!


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April 21 – 23. Rain or Shine!

Port Aransas is famous for its beaches, attractions and restaurants. There are so many reasons to visit this beach city, especially when its summer populations swell to 60,000 or more. If you happen to be in Port Aransas this weekend, you’ll want to check out  “Texas SandFest 2017", an extraordinary beach fun festival that kicks off Friday and runs through Sunday, parking lots are expected to utilize the 100,000 plus visitors anticipated.


Top Sculptors from around the world, as well as a many children and amateurs, will put their creative skills to work. Admirers are in for a special sand-sculpting surprise, with over one hundred vendors, including food, beer and music. If you happen to be interested in

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Now celebrating its 15th year, the annual La Mardi Gras fundraising celebration is once again fast approaching and that means one of the most popular Mardi Gras celebrations outside of New Orleans, Texas style! Held every year since its inception at the Lamar Volunteer Fire Department Station, just 9 miles from the heart of Rockport along the Lamar Peninsula, this family-friendly celebration raises funds to help support the costs required to run the volunteer fire department including training, equipment and the operations of the facilities.

2017 La Mardi Gras CelebrationThis year’s La Mardi Gras takes place starting Friday, February 10th from 5pm to 11pm and continues on Saturday from 10am to 11pm with celebrations promising to live up to the excitement and entertainment of

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Owning a house is likely the biggest investment of your life. As such, maintaining and updating your house is key to ensuring that when, or even if, you sell you’ll get the best return on your investment. Here we present the top 5 home renovations that will help recoup the most amount of money when it comes to selling your home.

Garage Door Replacement

New garage door replacementWe’ve all heard that first impressions make lasting impressions and while we know about the importance of curb appeal, nothing is going to turn a potential buyer away like a rotting and neglected garage door staring them in the face as they approach the front door. Replacing your garage door with a brand new wood, metal or even vinyl door can greatly improve the look of your home and makes enough

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As the year winds down and we head into the Christmas Season, the Rockport Fulton events calendar is quickly filling up with festive activities for the whole family to enjoy. All up and down the Live Oak Peninsula, from Corpus Christi to Holiday Beach, residents are gearing up for yet another fantastic Christmas on the Gulf Coast.

While everyone is busy with the holiday preparations and looking forward to celebrating the season with friends and family, we still need to take the time to enjoy the community we live in and enjoy the company of neighbors. What better way to celebrate the upcoming season than to partake in some yuletide joy and maybe find the opportunity to mingle with Kris Kringle, who’s rumored to spend his off-season soaking up some much

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As the “dead” prepare to take over the Live Oak Peninsula and little ghouls and ghosts are released to wander the streets looking for goodies, it’s up to us as mummies, daddies and care-givers to ensure our candy-craving children are safe this Halloween.

As we at Rockport Properties prepare our pumpkins and fill our candy cauldrons for the inevitable visits from our local witches, warlocks and werewolves, we would like to remind everyone of a few quick tips to ensure that our little ones have a safe and howling good time this Halloween. Rockport Properties presents 4 things to consider for a safe but hair-raising Halloween.

Staying Visible

Rockport Trick-orTreatingOne of the most important things to consider each and every Halloween is visibility. Not only making sure

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Started in 1975 by local resident Bill Christian, the Rockport-Fulton Seafair was created to bridge the gap during the fall months between the departure of the summer tourists and the influx of visitors and “Winter Texans” that flock to the Live Oak Peninsula to escape the cold climes of the northern states and Canada. The 2016 Rockport-Fulton Seafair takes place at the Rockport harbor festival grounds from October 6th all the way through to October 9th and promises to be another outstanding and exciting event.

This “celebration of the sea” provides an abundance of food, activities and entertainment for the entire family over the course of 4 action packed days and is sure to become a yearly family tradition, if it hasn’t already. Attracting over 20,000

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2016 HummerBird Celebration Rockport TexasThe 28th annual HummerBird Celebration takes flight again in Rockport and Fulton this September 15th to the 18th, 2016 and promises to deliver an experience not soon forgotten by those that love the feisty feathered flier – the hummingbird. Not only does the festival attract thousands of Ruby-throated hummingbirds during their yearly migration, but also attracts over 5,000 human visitors to the Rockport and Fulton area who want to witness first hand this marvelous display of nature.

Started in the late 1980s by a group of wildlife experts and volunteers, the festival celebrates the fall migration of the Ruby-throated hummingbirds as they pass through the Live Oak Peninsula on the way to their wintering destinations in Mexico and South America. In order

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