The List: March 14-17
Ready for the ultimate weekend getaway in Corpus Christi but not sure what to do? No worries! Visit Corpus Christi has provided you with awesome things going on this weekend.
Events are updated every Wednesday!
March 14, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Become a certified Texas State Aquarium Junior Mathematician at the Spring Break Mini-Camp! The camp offers an immersive and hands-on STEM based activities for children up to 5th grade. Campers will have fun, make friends and learn about science and the the environment. Sign up, here. 2710 N. Shoreline Blvd.
March 14, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy a night of live smooth jazz at The Gold Fish! The local jazz band, Apollo and The Elements, brings soul to life during their sets. Check them out this Thursday with your favorite katz for a relaxing evening. 724 N. Mesquite St.
March 14, 1:00 p.m.--8:00 p.m., and March 16, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Round out spring break with some ice skating at the American Bank Center! For just $10 you can skate during the public skate times on Thursday and Saturday with the entire family. Admission includes skate rental. 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd.
March 14-16, 7:30 p.m., and March 17, 2:30 p.m.
How could you resist this? Mamma Mia is a tale of love, laughter and friendship told through catchy hits from ABBA at Harbor Playhouse! Join Sophie on a Greek island paradise as she searches for her birth father. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. Get your tickets for the play, here. 1802 N. Chaparral St., Bldg. #2
March 15 and 16, 7:05 p.m.
Enjoy a night of hockey at the American Bank Center! Catch the Corpus Christi IceRays take on the Lone Star Brahmas in a double header match up Friday and Saturday. Get your tickets for the games, here. 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd.
March 15-17, Various Times
Catch some baseball games at Chapman Field at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi this weekend! The TAMUCC Islander Baseball team takes on Abilene Christian University for this 3-game series. Show off your Islander pride by wearing your blue and green. Get your tickets for all the games, here. 6300 Ocean Dr.
March 15, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Grab the kiddos and head to Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center for a day outside! Children 3-7 can enjoy a nature themed story and a craft related to the story this Friday afternoon, all for FREE! When you are done be sure to walk around the many nature trails that showcase the natural beauty of the Coastal Bend. 2446 N. Oso Pkwy.
March 15-16, Various Times
Head to Water's Edge Park in downtown Corpus Christi for a weekend of FREE beach volleyball games at the Islander Beach Volleyball Classic! Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has their own stellar D-1 college beach volleyball team that is fun to watch. Grab some friends and head out to the games! 402 S. Shoreline Blvd.
March 15, 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
The stars at night are big and bright in Corpus Christi! Coupled with the Gulf breeze and the sounds of the waves hitting the shoreline, stargazing can be quite the memorable experience. Enjoy a night under the stars at Padre Island National Seashore at this annual event. 20420 Park Road 22
March 16, 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Check out House of Rock for a party you don't want to miss! Local legend and Grammy-nominated DJ El Dusty is the mastermind behind the extravaganza that is Tropicoso! Concentrating on high quality entertainment and a rad light show, Tropicoso brings a bidi-bidi-bom-boming, nalga-shaking experience. Get your tickets, here. 511 Starr St.
March 16, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Kick off St. Paddy's Day with a little bit of exercise at the Shamrock Shuffle! Join in by running, walking or shuffling down the streets of downtown. Kiddos 8 and under will enjoy chasing a Leprechaun to the pot of gold for a finisher gold medal in the 1K Leprechaun Chase. Sign up for the run, here. 601 N. Water St.
March 16, 10:00 a.m.-Midnight
Experience the luck of the Irish-Corpus Christi Style. The streets of downtown Corpus Christi turn into a PARTY during St. Paddy's Street Festival! Come out dressed in green and enjoy live music, green beer, activities for all ages and so much more! Festival takes place outside Cassidy's Irish Pub. 601 N. Water St.
March 16, 6:00 p.m.
Spend your Spring Break enjoying some live country music at Concrete Street Amphitheater! Hear from Cody Johnson, Koe Wetzel, Kevin Fowler and Randall King Saturday night. Get your tickets, here. 800 Concrete St.
March 16, Noon-7:00 p.m.
Check out House of Rock for an unique and unforgettable competition this Saturday! The 3rd Annual Beards on the Bay gives contestants the chance to win in 12 different categories, there's even a category for women and kids. Grab your bearded bud and join in on the fun. 511 Starr St.
March 16, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Yep, you read that right-- goats and yoga together! Goat yoga is fun for even the newest yogis. Get your yoga on with the young goats of Thompson Dairy Farms and an instructor from Youga Yoga in the beautiful Heritage Park. Be sure to save your spot for the class before it is too late, here. 1581 N. Chaparral St.
March 16, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy a night of laughter at the American Bank Center! Franco Escamilla, known as the "Master of Sarcasm," takes the stage for a hilarious stand-up comedy routine sure to knock your socks off. Be sure to get your tickets before it's too late. 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd.
March 16, 8:00 p.m.
Come dance the night away with this sensational dance/electro pop songwriter, rapper and DJ at Schlitterbahn Corpus Christi! DJ STASH will have you moving and grooving from the second the music starts at this FREE show. 14353 Commodores Dr.
March 17, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
A Harlem Globetrotters game is a slam dunk of fun for the whole family. The team combines athleticism, acrobatics and comedy in their exciting exhibition games. Catch all the high-flying action at the American Bank Center Sunday night! Get your tickets, here. 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd.
March 17, Noon-5:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family out to the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History for St. Paddy's Day! There will be fun family activities throughout the day to celebrate the history of St. Patrick's Day. 1900 N. Chaparral St.
March 17, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
End your weekend the right way with some Sunday brunch! The Veranda Restaurant, located in Schlitterbahn, hosts a jazz brunch Sunday series. Enjoy a gourmet meal while listening to the soothing sounds of saxophones and smooth jazz. 14353 Commodores Dr.