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Fun Things To See & Do in Rockport and the Coastal Bend

Rockport and the Coastal Bend Offer Many Fun and

Educational Attractions for the Young and Older!

 

Calendar of Annual Events

Fulton Oysterfest: 1st weekend in March

Whooping Crane Strut Walk: Port Aransas, TX

Texas Maritime Museum Wine Festival: Memorial Day weekend

Rockport Art Festival & Fireworks:  4th of July

Hummer/Bird Celebration:  2nd weekend of September

Rockport Seafair / Columbus Day: 2nd weekend in October

Christmas Celebration of Lights: 1st weekend of December

Visit Our Area Attractions:

Rockport, Texas is located about 30 miles east of Corpus Christi on the Gulf of Mexico. Renowned for first- class fishing and world famous birding, Rockport provides its visitors with a wide variety of activities.  Shop the celebrated art galleries and specialty shops downtown, tour the Fulton Mansion, or just relax at

Rockport Beach - a Designated Blue Wave Beach Park!

 

Fun and Interesting Places to Visit: Museums, Art Galleries, Downtown Shopping, Casual or Fine Dining Experiences - from Hamburgers to Seafood and Steaks, Tourist Hotspots, Historical Places and Driving Tours, Birding Tours, Kayaking, Fishing, a Bevy of Photographic Opportunities, Camping, Nature and Eco-Tours. Whooping Crane Tours, Lighthouse Lake and much more.  Stop by the Rockport-Fulton Chamber to pick-up brochures and info!   

 

 

 

Capt. Lee Wehring is a professional charter boat captain who has the experience and knowledge to  take you to see abundant wildlife, birds and take an award-winning photo!

 

It's nature at its finest!  You'll love the wildlife safari by boat and Capt. Lee will share his knowledge of these local animals, birds and wildlife in a fun and educational forum.  This trip is great for young children who have never seen wildlife in this capacity!  

 

 

You'll See More Birds & Wildlife in One Day

by Boat, than a Whole Week by Land!

Traveling by Boat is an adventuresome &  productive way to see the wildlife, nature and birds that can be found just about everywhere in the Texas Coastal Bend, Year-Round!

 

VISIT ONLINE NOW TO LEARN MORE

 

See the abundance of nature's own from the shorelines, and waterways in the Upper Laguna Madre.  Unique and sometimes rare sightings of raccoon's catching their own fish,

deer feeding, armadillo's washing-up, coyote's in search of prey, blue crab scurrying in the flats,  bobcats viewing

the scenery and what's on the menu, as well as crocodiles and other mammals and reptiles. 

 

Call: 361-658-2717 or

Contact Captain via e-mail to reserve your next adventure on the water!

Wildlife Adventures, Birding Safaris,

Dolphin Watches, Sunset Cruises & Photo Excursions

AND NOW TAKING TOURS TO THE LYDIA ANN CHANNEL - LIGHTHOUSE LAKES TOUR!

 

 

 

Texas Maritime Museum - Rockport

 

Aransas Nat'l Wildlife Refuge - Austwell, TX

 

Rockport Center for the Arts

 

 

  Copano Bay Causeway State Park - Rockport

 

 

 

Fulton Mansion - Rockport

 

 

Goose Island State Park - Lamar

 

 

 

Texas State Aquarium - Corpus Christi

 

 

USS Lexington - Corpus Christi

 

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