If you're new to Rockport Texas, or a resident in search of things to do in and around the area for the month of August, we've compiled a list of just a few regularly held events. Bring family and friends, or go it alone and meet residents and neighbors, or discover a new hobby, see some local history, volunteer your time, take in a live show and much more.
Below are a few upcoming events in Rockport and surrounding Coastal Bend communities that will be fun for the whole family!
1.) Fulton Schoolhouse Museum
The Fulton Schoolhouse was built in 1886, now relocated and used at the Fulton Town Hall. Today, tours are available every Saturday and Sunday, with original artifacts on display. This is a free event and runs from 1pm-4pm with the next tour scheduled for Aug 1. Full event details.
2.) National Night Out
Bring the kids out for this Coastal Bend family activity where there'll be plenty of food and festivities at the Fulton Town Hall. there will be a trolley to ride, down to the Convention Center at Fulton Beach Road. Enjoy a free hot dog roast, with plenty of fixings and salads, corn on the cob, cookies, and cold refreshments. Bring your dancing shoes - they'll be live music as well! The free event starts at 6pm, Aug 4. Full event details.
Would you like to know more about Rockport or other Coastal Bend areas? Give us a call! (800) 436-9511.
3.) Suite Surrender
This live comedy show will take you to 1942 Palm Beach in this wartime performance that brings comedy to the stage at the Rialto Theater. Two divas spend the weekend at the Royale Hotel while mistaken identities, grand personalities and a hilarious little dog by the name of Mr. Boodles bring a riot of laughs. The next performance is Aug 7, at 7:30pm. Full event details.
4.) Charmer Tour
Volunteer Charmers will enjoy a tour of the sites in Rockport during this Aug 25 event that is hosted on the last Tuesday of each month and leaving from the chamber. Charmers who've volunteered twice in a month are eligible to attend. These volunteers are part of the greeter program at the Rockport Visitor Centre. Full event details.
5.) Happy Hour At Rockport Yacht Club
Another fun thing to do in Rockport, TX is attend the Rockport Yacht Club Happy Hour. Guests who are not part of the club may attend, to socialize with friend and neighbors and get a feel for