Free Things To Do in April 2019 : Corpus Christi Texas

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Free Things To Do in April 2019

Free Things April 2019

There are so many free things to do during the month of April! Here is a list of all of the things you can check out for absolutely NO fee or ticket!

Downtown Artwalk


April 5, 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

On the first Friday of every month you’ll find artists, musicians and all things creative converge in the Marina Arts District. It's where Downtown comes alive with bands on every block, food trucks serving up South Texas fare and art galleries featuring local and national artists. Take in the free live music and local flavors outside, find a nice watering hole to duck into for a quick drink, or grab a bite to eat. 326 N. Chaparral St.

FREE ADMISSION at Art Museum of South Texas

Must Visit Art Venues -Art Museum of South Texas

April 5, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Come and visit the Art Museum of South Texas for FREE! Everyone gets free admission! The museum offers diverse exhibitions and educational programs that reflect the rich multicultural heritage of the region. Outreach and enrichment programs include bilingual gallery talks, artist residencies, videos, dance, theatrical and musical performances. 1902 N. Shoreline Blvd.

Surf Grotto Art Show

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April 5, 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Surf Grotto by Texas Surf Cult takes over the Loft of The Exchange! Surfers and artists create a surf lounge with original artworks and photography highlighting the Texas surf scene. 224 Mesquite St.

Corpus Christi Food Truck Festival

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April 6, Noon- Midnight.

We have seen the food truck culture of Corpus Christi explode over the past few years! The Corpus Christi Food Truck Festival will have almost every local food truck and beyond serving some of your favorite foods to grub on. Enjoy a Saturday filled with food, live music, a kids zone and a whole lot of foodies! Festival takes place in the heart of downtown Corpus Christi.


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April 7, 8:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Whether you are a regular attendee, or you've never even thought of the idea to walk over the Harbor Bridge, all are welcome! For those of you who are afraid of heights, there is an alternate route available. After the walk, join in with the Zumba, Yoga or Thai Chi classes available at Heritage Park. 1581 N. Chaparral St.

Earth Day-Bay Day at Heritage Park

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April 6, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Learning about environmental stewardship is fun! Earth Day-Bay Day is a fun and FREE family event that teaches the importance of environmental stewardship and appreciation for the Coastal Bend natural resources. There will be activities for kids, food and games! The event will be held in the beautiful courtyard of Heritage Park. 1581 N. Chaparral St.

Windfest 2019


April 12-14

Experience family fun at Windfest 2019! Join in on this annual family-fun festival held in the coastal town of Portland, TX. Fun entertainment, great food, exciting rides and unique shopping.

Wings Over South Texas Air Show

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April 13-14

Oh say can you see the amazing sights in the sky and the sounds of the jets whooshing by! Experience the sights and sounds of naval jets at the Wings Over South Texas Air Show! This event is free and open to the public.

A Comedy Contest

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April 19, 8:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Green Light Coffee is putting together the first annual, A Comedy Contest! It's like Last Comic Standing, but in a coffee shop. Check it out for a good time, or sign up and compete yourself! 

Record Store Day 2019 at Hybrid Records

April 13, 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Spend the day sifting through crates of vinyl JUST BECAUSE! Hybrid Records is throwing a party for Record Store Day and they want you to come be a part of it. Check out the Hybrid Records page for more info! 4233 S. Alameda St.

Texas Sandfest 2019


April 26-28

Experience the beach like never before during the Texas SandFest event! People from all over the country come to compete for the grand prize of BEST Sand Creation. See master sculptors create and finish some of the most spectacular works of art while enjoying your time along the beautiful Texas Gulf Coast.  Port Aransas, TX 

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

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April 27, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.

Join in for a Celebration of Culture and Heritage! Cinco de Mayo is FREE and open to the community. With Live entertainment Albert Zamora, Mando y La Venganza, Tony Lopez y Su Conjunto, Javier Soliz, Liz Unikoz, DJ Ray Ray, plus don’t forget plenty of shopping!
Don’t forget bring your Chihuahua for the Chihuahua Races. All happening at Heritage Park. 1581 N. Chaparral 

Corpus Culture Fest

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April 27, Noon-7:00 p.m.

Check out the Corpus Culture Fest happening at BUS in downtown Corpus Christi! See booth set ups from all around the world and enjoy music and live entertainment done by local culture groups from around the Coastal Bend. Sip on a craft cocktail and shop till you drop! 702 N. Chaparral St. 

Rockport Kite Festival

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April 27-28

Gather up your family and friends and come out to Rockport and join in for the 2019 Rockport Kite Festival. The Rockport Center for the Arts will be hosting their free family event with projects and kites for children to work on while attending.

Downtown Farmers’ Market

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Every Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

GROW Local South Texas presents the Downtown Farmers' Market located at the Art Center of Corpus Christi. Enjoy fresh local produce along with Corpus Christi food trucks, live music and a beautiful view. 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.

Wednesday Night Regatta


Every Wednesday, 6:00 p.m.

Get those cameras out! Sailboat regattas are held every Wednesday evening on the Corpus Christi Bay; spectators can appreciate the view from the Corpus Christi MarinaPeoples St. T-Head

Family Art Time

Family Art Time

Every Saturday, 10:00 a.m-2:00 p.m.

Looking for a family activity to fill up your Saturdays? The Art Center of Corpus Christi opens up its doors every Saturday from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. There are different classes that offer arts and crafts projects to complete as a family. Explore that creative side with your loved ones! 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.

Dollar Day at South Texas Botanical Gardens and Nature Center


April 6, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Explore through the South Texas Botanical Gardens and Nature Center for only $1--which is BASICALLY FREE!


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