The List: October 2020
As things get to a new normal, there are plenty of ways to experience Corpus Christi events safely! Check out The List of events happening this month. Enjoy the cool fall breeze or attend an event from the comfort of your couch. Corpus Christi is working hard to make sure your time here is safe and fun!
October 1, 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Spend your Thursday evening cruising around the Corpus Christi Bay aboard the Japonica! Enjoy the view of the full moon over the water with live music, a full bar and good times. Get your tickets, here. 108 People's St T-head
October 2, 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Support local this Friday! The monthly ArtWalk has gone virtual to keep everyone safe while enjoying this staple event. Shop online from tons of local shops during the normal ArtWalk hours. Treat yourself and pick up something special for a friend that is from Corpus Christi.
October 2, 6:30 p.m.
Get a socially distant workout in while enjoying a pint of local brew! Nueces Brewing Company hosts a hot yoga class that will work up a sweat to make the beer that much more rewarding. This is a donation-based class. 401 S. Water St.
October 3, 7:30 a.m.
Enjoy the cool South Texas Fall weather every Saturday morning in Downtown Corpus Christi! The Corpus Christi Bayfront on Ocean Drive turns into the Safe Fit Fun Zone with an even bigger space for people to enjoy. Walk, run, bike and job along the beautiful Seawall. Register here. 402 S. Shoreline Blvd.
October 3, 9:00 p.m.
House of Rock is the place to be to enjoy live music safely! This Sunday House of Rock has a FREE concert with The Fundaze and beer specials all day. Be sure to order some homemade pizza from The Kitchen while you're there. 511 Starr St.
October 3, 9:15 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Enjoy dinner and a show at Bella Luna Downtown! Laugh the night away with Ku Egenti, a seasoned comedian that is sure to make you laugh. Sip on a glass of wine as the laughs happen. Get your tickets, here. 429 Schatzell St.
Every Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-Noon
Shop with local farmers and artisan food makers to add that special something to your next meal! Masks and social distancing are required to shop around the market to keep everyone safe. The Southside Farmers' Market has all the local vendors you love and all the goodies. 5800 Everhart Rd.
October 3, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Shop local at the Heritage Park Market Days! The family friendly--and dog friendly-- market has a little something for everyone. Spend the day strolling through the beautiful Fall weather at Heritage Park as you find the unique item you can't live without! 1581 N. Chaparral St.
October 4, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Celebrate the season’s festivities at JB’s German Bakery’s Oktoberfest! All day enjoy specials on authentic food like bratwurst. BONUS: free coffee for those that dress up in dirndl or lederhosen! 15137 S. Padre Island Dr.
Every Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Get outdoors and enjoy the cool fall breeze safely at the Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center! Children and adults can enjoy a free guided nature walk through the grounds. Each week will have a different talking focus. Space is limited to keep everyone safe, reserve your spot here. 2446 N. Oso Pkwy.
October 8, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
One of your favorite events is now VIRUTAL this year! Enjoy mystery flight packs from the comfort of your home at the KEDT Classic Brew. Purchase your flights for the live stream, here.
October 9, 7:00 p.m.
Fall is here and that means it's time to get into the spooky spirit! Head to Fright Night Haunted House to be scared, if you dare. For safety this year there are limited tickets available, get yours here. 615 Mesquite St.
October 15, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Live music is BACK! The American Bank Center is ensuring that all safety measures are met for you to enjoy your favorite bands once again. Led Zeppelin IV takes the stage October 15! Get your tickets, here. 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd.
October 16, 9:00 p.m.-Midnight
Enjoy a mellow night of acoustic jams at The Exchange! Audic Empire sets the mood for a good evening at the casual dining gastro pub that sits in the heart of Downtown Corpus Christi. Get your tickets, here. 224 Mesquite St.
October 17, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Tis the season! Get spooky at Alamo Drafthouse for a movie screening you won’t forget. The trick or treat cinema is a great way to celebrate Halloween safely this year. Get your tickets, here. 7601 S. Staples St.
October 24, 7:00 p.m.
Nightbird makes its way to Corpus Christi! The Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac tribute band take the stage for an unforgettable performance you’ll be singing along to. Brewster Street Icehouse Downtown is an outdoor venue with plenty of room to social distance as you enjoy the concert. Save your spots for the concert and get your tickets, here. 1724 N. Tancahua
October 25, Noon-4:00 p.m.
Check out In the Game for a Halloween celebration for the whole family! Take a stroll through the pumpkin patch to decorate, play outdoor games and grab a sweet from the treat station. A night of fun awaits! 9605 S. Padre Island Dr.
October 30, 6:00 p.m.
Want a casual and relaxing Halloween? Head to Marker 37 to enjoy the great weather while listening to live music from local artists. This spot has one of the best views of the sunset in Corpus Christi- you don’t want to miss it! 13317 S. Padre Island Dr.
Scare if you dare! The USS Lexington hosts one of the most unique haunted houses, Haunting of the Blue Ghost. The old war ship makes for the perfect spooky atmosphere this Halloween. In order to keep everyone safe and practice social distancing, you must reserve a spot here. 2914 N. Shoreline Blvd.
October 16-October 31
Check out the Texas State Aquarium for a not-so-spooky weekend! Boo! In The Blue is a family-friendly event that features spooky décor throughout the Aquarium, fun photo backgrounds, special animal encounters, divers in costumes, a virtual costume contest, and candy on the weekends. Be sure to dress up in your best costume for discounted kids' admission! Get your tickets for the event, here. 2710 N. Shoreline Blvd.
October 31, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Check out Halloween at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History! Halloween at the BOOseum is spooktacular fun for the whole family. Enjoy contactless trick-or-treating, Halloween themed science shoes, outdoor “pumpkin chunkin” and more! Purchase your tickets, here. 1900 N. Chaparral St.
October 31, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Spend your Halloween with the Corpus Christi Hooks at Whataburger Field! Trick-or-treat from the safety of your car in the South Parking Lot. Treats will be delivered from booth-to-booth directly to your car window, all for FREE! Bonus: enter their virtual costume contest on their page. 734 E. Port Ave.
All Month Long
Enjoy a socially distant outdoor movie at Whataburger Field! That’s right – sit right on the baseball diamond as you enjoy a family-friendly flick. Seating is reserved on a first come first serve basis to keep everyone safe and spread out so reserve your spots fast. The best part is that parking is free and the concession stand and Hooks store are open during the movie! 734 E. Port Ave.
All Month Long
Enjoy all the nostalgic feelings at Concrete Street Amphitheater! The concert venue has transformed into a drive-in movie throughout the month of October and features all your spooky favorites. Reserve your tickets and have a movie night with the whole family. 800 Concrete St.