Category Archives: Things to Do in Port Aransas

A Pocket Guide to This Year’s Deep Sea Roundup

fishing on the ocean

Port Aransas has always been a popular place to fish. But in the 1930s, it earned a national reputation for hosting what’s now one of the largest, oldest, and best community fishing tournaments along the Texas coast. This year marks the 82nd annual Deep Sea Roundup, and it’s going to be even better than ever! Everything You Want to […]




80th Annual Deep Sea Round Up in Port Aransas, TX

A Historical Fishing Tournament in Port Aransas, Texas Become part of the tradition this July 9th through the 12th and enter the 80th annual Deep Sea Roundup competition! This contest started in 1932 as The Tarpon Roundup, where a small group of fishing and hunting guides in Port Aransas competed against each other, putting their skills […]


The 2015 Port Aransas Texas SandFest

Life’s A Beach at the Texas Sandfest Come out for a weekend of family fun on the beach at this year’s Texas SandFest! The Texas Sand Sculpture Festival, one of Texas’ largest beach festivals, returns to the beach of Port Aransas on Mustang Island this week. Along with spectacular sand sculptures, there will also be […]


Spring Break in Port Aransas, TX

Spring Break in Port Aransas March 7 – March 21, 2015 Blue skies meet miles of white sand in Port Aransas, a beautiful city on the Gulf coast of Texas. From mid to late March, the weather has already warmed in east Texas, and thousands of people of all ages and from all over flock […]