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Your Complete Guide to Conquer Buc Days 2017

by Visit Corpus Christi Texas

All Things RODEO


Bust out your best boots and britches and get the round up started with all things Rodeo happening all weekend long! Rodeo Corpus Christi takes place April 27-30 at the American Bank Center. Each day will offer a two-hour rodeo followed by a one-hour concert in the arena for each of the four rodeo performances!

Here are the dates, times and performer information you MUST know:


Prorodeo and Dwight Yoakum


Thursday, April 27 at 7:00 p.m.

Prorodeo and Aaron Watson

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Friday, April 28 at 7:00 p.m.

Prorodeo and William Clark Green

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Saturday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m.

Prorodeo and Siggno


Sunday, April 30 at 2:00 p.m.




Experience the longest running pirate-festival and parade in Corpus Christi! Buc Days has been going since 1938 with about 45,000 attendees each year! This is a party you DO NOT want to miss out on. Buc Days Festival goes from May 4-14, 2017 with live music, amusement and plenty of fun and exciting rides!

Find out all things happening during festival below:


Buc Days Carnival

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May 4-14, Saturday/Sunday noon-midnight/Monday-Friday 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Buc Days Carnival takes OVER the downtown Corpus Christi Bayfront for two-weeks! Explore through the pirate-inspired Buc Days Carnival! 

The Buc Stage


May 4-14, Saturday/Sunday noon-midnight/Monday-Friday 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Check out the music schedule here.

Buc Days Illuminated Night Parade

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May 6, 8:00 p.m.

The Buc Days Illuminated Night Parade, will send the floats and bands down the parade route beginning at 8 p.m. on Saturday!

Buc Days Junior Parade

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May 13, 6:00 p.m.

Pirates of all sizes and ages are invited to join the fun at the Buc Days Junior Parade. It’s time to heave ho, ye landlubber, and come join a Swashbuckling Good Time!


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