The List: July 18-21
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!
July 18, 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Every Thursday all summer long, enjoy live music at Cole Park Amphitheater. Wind down and enjoy the summer nights with friends and some local jams. Bring along blankets, bikes, food and refreshments to enhance your experience. This week hear Another Level live. 2600 Ocean Dr.
July 18, 9:00 p.m.-Midnight
Head to Brewster Street Ice House Thursday night for a some Country music! Randall King takes the stage with tunes that are sure to get you dancing. Grab your friends for this FREE show. 1724 N. Tancahua
July 18, 8:00 p.m.-Midnight
Enjoy a night of live smooth jazz at The Gold Fish! The local jazz band brings soul to life during their sets. Check them out this Thursday with your favorite katz for a relaxing evening. 724 N. Mesquite St.
July 18-Jul 27
July 18, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Beer AND Yoga? Yes, please! Sip on some local brew while perfecting your downward dog pose at Lazy Beach Brewing. The instructor customizes your workout to incorporate drinking with every move. Cheers and namaste! 7522 Bichon Dr. #100
July 18, 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Learn a new skill at the Art Center of Corpus Christi at the Maker's Art Camp! This is a super fun camp that involves a little bit of everything like acrylic painting, macrame, tie-dye, ceramics and more. The art camp is for ages 8-12 and includes all the supplies, camp t-shirt, lunch and snacks! Sign up, here. 100 N. Shoreline Blvd.
July 18, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
It’s all about the 80s at the Art Museum of South Texas! In this camp your kids will create tie-dye shirts, puff paint portraits, personalized buttons and more as they explore the art and music of this decade. Reserve your spot for camp, here. 1902 N. Shoreline Blvd.
July 18, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
The Island Farmers' Market is the perfect place to stop in after a long summer beach day! Explore tons of locally made artisan crafts and get your produce for the week. Also enjoy food from local food trucks and live music. 14030 Fortuna Bay
July 18, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Spend your Thursday evening splashing and listening to live music at Waves Resort featuring Schlitterbahn Waterpark! Reggae and Island Grove band, The Chanklas, take the stage above the swim up bar for some entertainment as you swim. Bring the whole family out to this FREE concert for a great night! The full park closes at 6:00 p.m. but admission to this event is free. 14353 Commodores Dr.
July 18, 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Hangout late at the Texas State Aquarium Thursday at Aquarium After Dark! Discover dolphins at dusk, sharks after sunset, other nocturnal nature and cool off in the H-E-B Splash Park, open until 8:30 p.m. 2710 N. Shoreline Blvd.
July 18, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Head to Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center for a family fun day! Did you know active agriculture research happens here in Corpus Christi? Learn an overview of farm science in the Coastal Bend at this FREE nature program. Register, here. 2446 N. Oso Pkwy.
Head to Whataburger Field for a weekend filled with some Corpus Christi Hooks baseball! Watch the Hooks take on the Springfield Cardinals all weekend with the beautiful Harbor Bridge in the background. Get your tickets for the games, here. 734 E. Port Ave.
July 19, After Dark
Grab a blanket and some popcorn for a free movie at Cole Park! Join Wreck It Ralph and Vanellope Von Schweetz on their journey through the World Wide Web in search of a replacement part to save Vanellope's game. Along the way they meet a slew of interesting videogamers and almost break the internet. 2600 Ocean Drive
July 19, 8:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Calling music lovers of all ages! Check out House of Rock Friday night for night of live music at this all ages show. Drasticactions, The Booked, Chicas Rock and Bring Our Your Dead will all be performing. Be sure to get there early to enjoy a cold beer and delicious pizza! 511 Starr St.
July 19, 8:45 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. This week the featured filmed is Disney's Ratatouille! The full park closes at 6:00 p.m. but admission to this event is free. 14353 Commodores Dr.
July 19, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Enjoy a nice romantic dinner at Bella Luna Downtown! Every Friday night is smooth saxophone night where you can enjoy free music during your meal that creates such a relaxing ambiance. 429 Schatzell St.
July 19, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Mesquite Street Comedy Club is the place to be Friday night for endless laughter! The Dry Bar Comedy Tour features comedians from the wildly popular online series of specials that offer clean comedy for everyone. Shayne Smith, Jay Whittaker, Steve Soelberg and Alex Velluto come together for a night you won't forget! Get your tickets, here. 615 N. Mesquite St.
July 19 and 20, 7:30 p.m. and July 21, 2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a night at the theater with Aurora Arts Theatre! The Best Little Wh★rehouse in Texas is based on the true story of a legendary Texas Brothel known as the Chicken Ranch, which operated from the 1840s to 1973. Protected by a friendly Sheriff and frequented by politicians, football teams and others, the Chicken Ranch thrived in the small town of Gilbert, Texas. Girls come from all over to work at the ranch and make a little extra cash. However, a crusading do-gooder Houston radio commentator and his conservative audience expose the Chicken Ranch forcing it to shut its doors forever. Get your tickets for the play, here. 5635 Everhart Rd.
July 20, 5:45 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
After the Saturday night baseball game, enjoy a live concert from The Spazmatics at Whataburger Field! Once the hooks take on the Springfield Cardinals, The Spazmatics will perform the "Ultimate New Wave 80s Show" from the Goodwill Zone. Experience the concert from the grass in left field or from the third-base sports bar, Cheniere Champions Club. Get your tickets for the night, here. 734 E. Port Ave.
July 20, 9:00 a.m.-10:15 p.m.
Spice up your regular workout by taking it to the water with Water Dog Floating Yoga! SUP is short for Stand Up Paddleboard and the class includes boards, paddles and life vests. On-deck safety and paddle instruction is included in the class to make beginners comfortable and refresh experienced SUPers. Sign up for the class, here. 89 Coopers Alley
July 20, 9:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Check out funny man Jose Sarduy at Comics Live Downtown this Saturday night! Sarduy is a comedian and Air Force Veteran who takes his unique life experiences and turns them into hysterical stories. Sarduy's style of comedy is no holds barred so buckle up and get ready to laugh! Get your tickets, here. 429 Schatzell St.
July 20, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Blast over to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History! To celebrate, it is also dollar day at the museum. That's right, for just $1 you'll be able to enjoy the entire museum and will receive a free chocolate MoonPie. Kids will enjoy scientific activities and crafts creating a solar eclipse. 1900 N. Chaparral St.
July 20, 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.
July 20, 6:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of fast-paced action and racing excitement at one of the Top 50 race tracks in the United States! See sportmods, pure stocks, late models, dwarf cars and much more at the family friendly South Texas Speedway Mountain Dew Night. Get your tickets, here. 6701 Old Brownsville Rd
July 21, 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Head to Lorelei Brewing Company to let your creative side out at this paint party! You will be guided through a mermaid painting as you enjoy your first beer for free! All materials needed will be provided for you, all you have to do is show up ready to have fun. Reserve your spot, here. 520 NAS Dr.
July 21, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
End your weekend the right way with some Sunday brunch! Eats Epicurea Restaurant & Bar at Waves Resort hosts a jazz brunch Sunday series. Enjoy a gourmet meal while listening to the soothing sounds of saxophones and smooth jazz. 14353 Commodores Dr.