Free Things to do In November 2019
November is finally here! It's the season for beautiful fall weather here in Corpus Christi and there's SO MANY AWESOME THINGS TO DO!
Here is the roundup of the FREE THINGS you, your friends and your family can enjoy this month!
Every Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Every Wednesday at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, expect to find a whole lot of produce, breads, cheese, food trucks, music and art at the Downtown Farmers' Market! Come out and support our local farmers while tackling your grocery list for the week. Bring the kiddos along for either Family Art Time or the kids activity offered at the market! 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Every Wednesday, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Every Wednesday and Saturday
Looking for a family activity to fill up your Wednesdays and Saturdays? The Art Center of Corpus Christi opens up its doors every Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. and 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.
Every Thursday, 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy a night of live smooth jazz at The Gold Fish! A local jazz band brings soul to life during their sets creating the perfect ambiance. Check them out every Thursday with your favorite katz for a relaxing evening. 724 N. Mesquite St.
Every Friday and Saturday, 7:15 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Enjoy a FREE movie under the stars at Waves Resort featuring Schlitterbahn Waterpark! Watch a family-friendly flick on a 42-foot outdoor theater from the comfort of your tube or chair. The full park closes at 6:00 p.m. but admission to this event is free. 14353 Commodores Dr.
Every Sunday, 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Did someone say free yoga? That's right! Every Sunday at the Texas Surf Museum, expect to find yogis from all over coming together at one of the coolest venues in the city. This is donation based yoga, so bring along a little bit of cash to compensate. See you there, and Namaste. 309 N. Water St.
November 1, 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Artwalk is a monthly Corpus Christi event held in the Marina Arts District on the first weekend of every month! Check out art displays, live music, and entertainment throughout the Downtown area at local galleries and shops! 326 N. Chaparral St.
November 2, 3:00 p.m.-Midnight
The streets of Downtown Corpus Christi come to LIFE through the colors, music and people at Día De Los Muertos Street Festival! It's a full-on cultural explosion, with sugar skulls everywhere, art vendors lining the streets, music rumbling the ground and lots and lots of culture at one of the top Day of the Dead celebrations in Texas.
November 1-November 3
Come together for one of the oldest festivals in Corpus Christi! It's the Annual Greek Festival at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. Experience the culture and delicious cuisine of the festival from November 1-3. 502 S. Chaparral St.
November 2, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Fly kites with one of the prettiest views in the city! There will be stunt kite flyers, kite making stations, fitness demonstrations, vendors and tons of activities for you and your family to enjoy at The Water's Edge. 402 S. Shoreline Blvd.
Enjoy art by local community artists and spiritual guides at this FREE and unique Holistic Fair! Happening at the Emerald Beach Hotel, you can find tarot reading, hand crafted jewelry and apothecary wizards. 1102 S. Shoreline Blvd.
November 2, 9:00 a.m.-Noon
Shop with local farmers and artisan food makers to add that special something to your next meal! Rain or shine, the Southside Farmer's Market has all the local vendors you love and all the goodies. 5800 Everhart Rd.
November 3, 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Wake up and lace up for this local morning ritual! Feel a sense of achievement after trekking across Corpus Christi's famed Harbor Bridge this Sunday. View the city like you never have before at the monthly BridgeWalk. The walk begins and ends at Heritage Park! 1581 N. Chaparral
November 3, Noon-4:00 p.m.
Walk through the oldest home in Corpus Christi this Sunday! On the first Sunday of every month the Centennial House is open for walk through tours. The two-story house was built in 1849 and sits in it's original location to this day. Don't miss out on this walk through history! 411 N. Upper Broadway
November 7 and November 21, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Get in on the fun at the Island Farmers' Market! Fresh produce, food trucks, live music, and much more! Make a trip out to Padre Island and support the local farmers and get your grocery list tackled at the market! 14030 Fortuna Bay Dr.
The event with ALL THE FOOD and ALL THE CULTURE! It is the 34th Annual Jewish Food Festival at the Congregation Beth Israel Sisterhood. Come out for live music, delicious foods and lots of shopping! 4402 Saratoga Blvd.
All active and retired United States military personnel will receive free admission to the Texas State Aquarium Monday, November 11 through Saturday, November 16, in commemoration of Veterans Day and the sacrifices these servicemen and servicewomen have made for their country. Military families will also receive a discount of $7 off regular admission when accompanying a veteran on their visit. All active-duty and military veterans can claim free admission on-site at the Aquarium’s front desk or ticket booth with the presentation of a valid military or veteran ID card. Military families can also claim their $7 off discount on-site if visiting the Aquarium with a veteran! 2710 N. Shoreline Blvd.
November 22, 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Get yourself in the Christmas spirit at Islander Lights! Every year TAMUCC has a FREE family-friendly holiday bash with Santa, music, refreshments, games, activities and an arts and crafts market. All the fun is followed by the ceremonial campus lighting, where all the Christmas lights on campus are officially lit! 6300 Ocean Dr.
November 23, Noon-10:00 p.m.
The Hot Tamale Festival is a free street festival to end all street festivals - simply because it’s about getting your tamale on! Live music, TWO tamale contests and loads of fun. Don't miss the Hot Tamale Festival on November 23 in downtown Corpus Christi. 601 N. Water St.
November 30, Noon-Midnight
Join in for Food Truck Christmas Village in Heritage Park in Downtown Corpus Christi! Bring your family out for a night for a Christmas Celebration, the food trucks are coming to town! Gourmet food trucks will gather on location offering all of your food favorites. 1581 N. Chaparral