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    Celebrate your Mom on South Padre Island

    By Melissa Clark | May 8, 2015

    Still trying to figure out what to get Mom for Mother’s Day? Why not treat her to a special meal at one of the many great restaurants on South Padre Island? We found several local offers  here on South Padre Island and are happy to share them with you! Make your reservations now before it’s... Read More

    1st Annual Port Isabel Bay Classic this Saturday

    By Melissa Clark | May 7, 2015

    The Port Isabel  Chamber will be hosting the first annual Port Isabel Bay Classic this weekend at Pirate’s Fishing Pier. Open to anglers of all ages, this tournament kicks off Friday with a Captain’s meeting at the Cannon Bar with appetizers, cash bar, live entertainment, and a goodie bag. Fishing starts at 6:30 on Saturday... Read More

    SPI will be Car-Free and Care-Free at Cyclovia this Saturday

    By Melissa Clark | April 30, 2015

    South Padre Island will be hosting the first annual Cyclovia this Saturday, turning Padre Boulevard into a car-free and care-free environment for families to enjoy. Padre Boulevard will be closed to all motorized traffic from Bahama Street to Capricorn Drive for this family and pet friendly event offering a safe place to bike, run, and play... Read More

    SPI Loves Bikers

    By Melissa Clark | April 16, 2015

    South Padre Island will be hosting the annual Beach-N-Biker Fest this weekend from Friday, April 17th through Sunday, April 19th. Magic Valley Riders Motorcycle Club, Inc hosts this annual charity fundraiser every spring.  Doors Open on Friday at 9:00am where visitors can enjoy vendor booths, food,  rides, and bike shows with live performances beginning at... Read More

    Queen Isabella Market Day

    By Melissa Clark | April 10, 2015

    Port Isabel and the Port Isabel Museums will be hosting the annual Queen Isabella Market Day this Saturday from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM at Lighthouse Square. This event is an extension of the Museums of Port Isabel’s mission to preserve the history and culture of the city by celebrating the community and the beauty... Read More

    Beach Cleanup for the Turtles this weekend on South Padre Island

    By Melissa Clark | March 26, 2015

    Help support Sea Turtle, Inc this weekend on South Padre Island! Respeta Tu Playa and Sea Turtle, Inc welcome you to help clean up at the “end of the road” in efforts to prepare the beach for nesting sea turtles.  Last year 23% of nesting Sea Turtles were found in the area of this beach... Read More

    Spring Break Jam Will Bring the Heat to SPI

    By Melissa Clark | March 11, 2015

    Spring Break Jam is now in it’s 18th year on South Padre Island and has grown into one of the largest truck & car shows and tattoo expos of the year. More than 500 custom vehicles of all makes and models will make their way to the Island to participate in the event along with... Read More

    Ocelot Soiree to kick of Ocelot Conservation Day

    By Melissa Clark | March 5, 2015

      Ocelots are beautifully spotted cats primarily found in South Texas. It is estimated that there are only 50 ocelots left in our area due to loss of habitat. The Laguna Madre Wildlife Refuge will be kicking off “Ocelot Conservation Day” dedicated to this endangered animal with the Ocelot Soiree, an intimate evening offering the... Read More

    South Padre Island KOA Gets Recognized

    By Melissa Clark | March 3, 2015

    A recent article on Yahoo.com ranked the South Padre Island as number 10 on it’s list of “10 RV Vacations You Need to Take Right Now.” It’s always great when the Island makes any top ten list but this one in particular is great because it recognizes our local KOA. The South Padre Island KOA... Read More

    SpaceX launches confirmed – The Monitor: Local News

    By Melissa Clark | February 26, 2015

      Troy Giles Realty is so excited that Space X will be coming to the area soon. Haven’t you seen our bumper stickers while you’re cruising down Padre Boulevard?  Whether you own a  penthouse in a high rise, a bayfront retreat, or a cottage at Long Island Village, we will all have our eyes in... Read More