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Events

  • DAILY: Bridge, Bingo, and Mah Jongg at Club Padre, Call (956) 761-2582.

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • THROUGH SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.

  • SEPT. 1: UNLITTER DAY at 8 a.m. at the Palms, beach access 12, on South Padre Island, featuring a beach and dune cleanup with prizes and a parade at 11 a.m.

  • SEPT. 2: LABOR DAY LUAU & PIG ROAST from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Dolphin Cove in Isla Blanca County Park on South Padre Island. $5 donation. www.saveislablanca.com

  • SEPT. 3: Port Isabel Antique Flea Market from 9-4 p.m. at Beulah Park at Community Center Drive. Free admission.

  • SEPT. 7: Tarpons at Raymondville, 7 p.m., Bearkat Stadium.

  • SEPT. 8: SEA TURTLE INC. FUNDRAISER with auction and silent auction at 6 p.m. at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. Bid to win original art, jewelry, fishing trips and more. For tickets and information, call (956) 761-4511.

  • SEPT. 8: 2nd Annual “Wine by the Sea” wine tasting fundraiser for Planned Parenthood Cameron & Willacy Counties, 6-9 p.m. at the South Padre Island Convention Centre. Catering by Zeste Gourmet Market & Café. $30 per ticket. Call (956) 546-4574.

  • SEPT. 15: 2nd annual fishing for hope at 3 p.m. at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. All proceeds will benefit the Hope Family Health Center of McAllen. Call (956) 661-7555.

  • Oct. 5: Fiesta in Pink at 7 pm at Louie’s Backyard. Banquet, Silent and Live Auction kick-off event for SPI Walk for Women. Also, registration for fishing tournament.

  • OCT. 6-7: 4th annual triathlon and kid’s beach ball triathlon at the island. Time to start training for this sanctioned event. Call (956) 994-1121.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 31, 07 | 2:15 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon
    at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • AUG. 26: SURF ‘N’ TURF ADVENTURE RACE at 7 a.m. at the South Padre Island Convention Centre and various locations on the Island. Awards at Dorado’s Baja Bar & Grill. Call (956) 451-1500. Register before Aug. 25 at Dorado’s. No race day entries.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.

  • SEPT. 1: UNLITTER DAY on South Padre Island, 8 a.m., Town beach access 12.

  • SEPT. 1-2: RUFFRIDER REGATTA at 10 a.m. on the sand flats north of the South Padre Island Convention Centre.

  • SEPT. 2: LABOR DAY LUAU & PIG ROAST from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Dolphin Cove in Isla Blanca County Park on South Padre Island. $5 donation. www.saveislablanca.com

  • SEPT. 8: SEA TURTLE INC. FUNDRAISER with auction and silent auction at 6 p.m. at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. Bid to win original art, jewelry, fishing trips and more. For tickets and information, call (956) 761-4511.

  • SEPT. 15: 2nd annual fishing for hope at 3 p.m. at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. All proceeds will benefit the Hope Family Health Center of McAllen. Call (956) 661-7555.

  • OCT. 6-7: 4th annual triathlon and kid’s beach ball triathlon at the island. Time to start training for this sanctioned event. Call (956) 994-1121.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 25, 07 | 3:10 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon
    at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • AUG. 26: RUFFRIDER REGATTA at 10 a.m. on the sand flats north of the South Padre Island Convention Centre.

  • AUG. 26: SURF ‘N’ TURF ADVENTURE RACE at 7 a.m. at the South Padre Island Convention Centre and various locations on the Island. Awards at Dorado’s Baja Bar & Grill. Call (956) 451-1500. Register before Aug. 25 at Dorado’s. No race day entries.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.

  • SEPT. 1: UNLITTER DAY on South Padre Island.

  • SEPT. 2: LABOR DAY LUAU & PIG ROAST from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Dolphin Cove in Isla Blanca County Park on South Padre Island. $5 donation. www.saveislablanca.com

  • SEPT. 8: SEA TURTLE INC. FUNDRAISER with auction and silent auction at 5 p.m. at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. Bid to win original art, jewelry, fishing trips and more. For tickets and information, call (956) 761-4511.

  • SEPT. 15: 2nd annual fishing for hope at 3 p.m. at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. All proceeds will benefit the Hope Family Health Center of McAllen. Call (956) 661-7555.

  • OCT. 6-7: 4th annual triathlon and kid’s beach ball triathlon at the island. Time to start training for this sanctioned event. Call (956) 994-1121.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 23, 07 | 2:30 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • AUG. 19: Tibetan and Crystal Singing Bowls demonstration and balance session from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Laguna Madre Yoga, Meditation & Dance Center, 5009 Padre Blvd. Suite 10. Free. Call (956) 346-1839.

  • AUG. 20: CALL FOR ART from the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, who seeks local artists to participate in “My Cup of Tea,” as part of a multimedia teapot exhibit by the country’s leading artists. Local artists should donate ready-for-display, handmade sculptures, paintings, porcelain object and jewelry before Aug. 20 for the exhibit that starts Aug. 30. Call (956) 542-0941.

  • AUG. 26: SURF ‘N’ TURF ADVENTURE RACE at 7 a.m. at the South Padre Island Convention Centre and various locations on the Island. Awards at Dorado’s Baja Bar & Grill. Call (956) 451-1500. Register before Aug. 25 at Dorado’s. No race day entries.

  • AUG. 26: RUFFRIDER REGATTA at 10 a.m. on the sand flats north of the South Padre Island Convention Centre.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.

  • SEPT. 1: UNLITTER DAY on South Padre Island.

  • SEPT. 2: LABOR DAY LUAU & PIG ROAST from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Dolphin Cove in Isla Blanca County Park on South Padre Island. $5 donation. www.saveislablanca.com
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 17, 07 | 2:40 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • AUG. 18: America’s Boating Course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the SeaLife Center on Lighthouse Square. In-depth boating safety course taught by Flotilla 72 of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. Cost $25. Call (956) 943-6155.

  • AUG. 19: Tibetan and Crystal Singing Bowls demonstration and balance session from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Laguna Madre Yoga, Meditation & Dance Center, 5009 Padre Blvd. Suite 10. Free. Call (956) 346-1839.

  • AUG. 20: CALL FOR ART from the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, who seeks local artists to participate in “My Cup of Tea,” as part of a mult-media teapot exhibit by the country’s leading artists. Local artists should donate ready-for-display, handmade sculptures, paintings, porcelain object and jewelry before Aug. 20 for the exhibit that starts Aug. 30. Call (956) 542-0941.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry.
    Call (956) 454-9846.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 16, 07 | 4:36 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • AUG. 12: 2007 Champions for Children Golf Tournament at 8:30 a.m. at the South Padre Island Golf Club in Laguna Vista.This tournament is an 18-hole, three player teams, in a Florida Scramble format. Call (956) 720-9475 or 943-6310.

  • AUG. 12: Angel Food program, the last day to sign up for the Christ’s Harbor Church program. $25 per unit. The church is at 1441 Santa Isabel in Laguna Vista. Call (956) 943-5595. www.angelfoodministries.com

  • AUG. 18: America’s Boating Course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the SeaLife Center on Lighthouse Square. In-depth boating safety course taught by Flotilla 72 of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. Cost $25. Call (956) 943-6155.

  • AUG. 19: Tibetan and Crystal Singing Bowls demonstration and balance session from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Laguna Madre Yoga, Meditation & Dance Center, 5009 Padre Blvd. Suite 10. Free. Call (956) 346-1839.

  • AUG. 20: CALL FOR ART from the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, who seeks local artists to participate in “My Cup of Tea,” as part of a mult-media teapot exhibit by the country’s leading artists. Local artists should donate ready-for-display, handmade sculptures, paintings, porcelain object and jewelry before Aug. 20 for the exhibit that starts Aug. 30. Call (956) 542-0941.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 11, 07 | 3:01 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • AUG. 10: “Shrek 2” screens for free at 9:30 p.m. at the Lighthouse Square through the Lighthouse Establishment Cinema. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

  • AUG. 10-12: Ladies Kingfish TournamentRegistration forms now
    available on the South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce website, ww.spichamber.com. Call (956) 761-4412.

  • AUG. 10-12: Women’s Watersport Weekend at various beach locations. Teams of women compete in kiteboarding, paddleboard and longboard surfing. For info email to kitesouthpadre@hotmail.com

  • AUG. 12: 2007 Champions for Children Golf Tournament at 8:30 a.m. at the South Padre Island Golf Club in Laguna Vista.This tournament is an 18-hole, three player teams, in a Florida Scramble format. Call (956) 720-9475 or 943-6310.

  • AUG. 12: Angel Food program, the last day to sign up for the Christ’s Harbor Church program. $25 per unit. The church is at 1441 Santa Isabel in Laguna Vista. Call (956) 943-5595. www.angelfoodministries.com

  • AUG. 18: America’s Boating Course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the SeaLife Center on Lighthouse Square. In-depth boating safety course taught by Flotilla 72 of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. Cost $25. Call (956) 943-6155.

  • AUG. 19: Tibetan and Crystal Singing Bowls demonstration and balance session from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Laguna Madre Yoga, Meditation & Dance Center, 5009 Padre Blvd. Suite 10. Free. Call (956) 346-1839.

  • AUG. 20: CALL FOR ART from the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, who seeks local artists to participate in “My Cup of Tea,” as part of a mult-media teapot exhibit by the country’s leading artists. Local artists should donate ready-for-display, handmade sculptures, paintings, porcelain object and jewelry before Aug. 20 for the exhibit that starts Aug. 30. Call (956) 542-0941.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 09, 07 | 2:16 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • AUG. 5: Texas International Fishing Tournament. Trophies will be presented at the SPI Convention Centre.

  • AUG. 8: SPI Birding and Nature Center Groundbreaking Ceremony at 6 p.m. at 6801 N. Padre Blvd., just north of Sea Turtle Inc.

  • AUG. 10: “Shrek 2” screens for free at 9:30 p.m. at the Lighthouse Square through the Lighthouse Establishment Cinema. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

  • AUG. 20: CALL FOR ART from the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, who seeks local artists to participate in “My Cup of Tea,” as part of a mult-media teapot exhibit by the country’s leading artists. Local artists should donate ready-for-display, handmade sculptures, paintings, porcelain object and jewelry before Aug. 20 for the exhibit that starts Aug. 30. Call (956) 542-0941.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 04, 07 | 3:09 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • AUG. 3-5: Texas International Fishing Tournament. To register call (956) 943-8438 or go to web page www.tift.org for a registration form. Cost is $75 for adults.

  • AUG. 8: SPI Birding and Nature Center Groundbreaking Ceremony at 6 p.m. at 6801 N. Padre Blvd., just north of Sea Turtle Inc.

  • AUG. 10: “Shrek 2” screens for free at 9:30 p.m. at the Lighthouse Square through the Lighthouse Establishment Cinema. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

  • AUG. 10-12: Ladies Kingfish Tournament. Registration forms now available on the South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce website, ww.spichamber.com. Call (956) 761-4412.

  • AUG. 20: CALL FOR ART from the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, who seeks local artists to participate in “My Cup of Tea,” as part of a mult-media teapot exhibit by the country’s leading artists. Local artists should donate ready-for-display, handmade sculptures, paintings, porcelain object and jewelry before Aug. 20 for the exhibit that starts Aug. 30. Call (956) 542-0941.

  • AUG. 31-SEPT. 2: 14th annual cinesol film festival with an opening weekend at the SPI Convention Centre. The festival will continue with screenings throughout the Rio Grande Valley. The opening includes an art show and poetry. Call (956) 454-9846.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Aug 02, 07 | 3:39 pm | Profile

  • Events

  • EVERY FRIDAY UNTIL LABOR DAY: Fireworks over the bay between Marlin & Red Snapper St. on South Padre Island at 9:15 p.m.

  • FIRST & THIRD SATURDAY: Drop recyclables from 8 a.m.-noon at SPI Training Center on Retama Street. For details call SPI Chamber of Commerce.

  • JULY 29: Beachcomber’s Art Show with artists from across the state. Vendor booths and food. Call 1-800-SOPADRE or log onto http://www.harlingenartforum.com

  • AUG. 1-5: Texas International Fishing Tournament. To register call (956) 943-8438 or go to web page www.tift.org for a registration form. Cost is $75 for adults.

  • AUG. 2: CBS Early Show Weatherman Dave Price will broadcast live from the KOA Campground from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. on South Padre Island. Call (800) SOPADRE.

  • AUG. 10-12: Ladies Kingfish Tournament. Registration forms now available on the South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce website, ww.spichamber.com. Call (956) 761-4412.
    Posted by: Ryan Henry on Jul 28, 07 | 3:43 pm | Profile

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