Have the perfect romantic date night at the Hilton Garden Inn Beach Deck with our dinner specials, beachfront fireworks, and live musical performances every weekend until Labor Day! All events are open to the public!
Get ready for the biggest and best Splash South Padre Island to date! The organizers of Splash South Padre are excited to welcome you back to South Padre! Stay tuned for more details.
The Sand Crab Bike Ride is entirely on sand, is a great way to get a little exercise on a beautiful South Padre Island Beach in the morning. Riding on sand is quite challenging if you have never done it. The fatter the tire, the better. The 5K run is very rider friendly with a 1hr cut off. The 10K riders must be at the 3.1 mile turnaround within 1/2 hour. The ride will start on the beach at La Quinta Inn Resort Hotel on the beach and run east for 3.1 or 1.55 miles (depending on the event)then turn around at designated markers and head back to the finish. The course will be led by vehicles, course marshals and signage. There will be 2 water stops with sports drink and water hit 2X ea for the 10K and 1 hit 2X for the 5K. This ride is a great way to see the run course if you participate in both events.
The Jailbreak Beach Escape is an Island tradition unlike any other! The Jailbreak Beach Escape is a challenging 5k run over 20+ sandy, wet, crazy obstacles on the sunny beaches of South Padre Island, followed by a Texas-sized beach party at Clayton’s. Each May thousands of adventurous and active thrill seekers converge on South Padre Island to see if they have what it takes to Break Free! Space is limited, secure your Escape Today!
Everyone is invited to attend the annual Pedal To Padre at the traditional route from the Brownsville Event Center to Schlitterbahn Water Park here at South Padre Island. This year event is scheduled for Sunday, May 7, 2017. Start time will be at 8:00 AM. Join us for free food, music, and bicycle raffle at the finish line.
The 2017 Summer Longest Causeway Run & Fitness Walk is scheduled to be held Saturday, June 3rd. The event is expected to attract thousands of participants wanting to take advantage of the unique opportunity to cross the 2.6 mile Queen Isabella Causeway on foot. The course starts at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark on South Padre Island, continuing on to the Queen Isabella Causeway and over the Laguna Madre Bay and ending in front of the Port Isabel Event & Cultural Center. Awards ceremony will be held immediately following the event.
Surrounded by the sparkling waters of the Laguna Madre Bay and Gulf of Mexico, Port Isabel and South Padre Island play host to Texas’ largest saltwater fishing tournament—the Texas International Fishing Tournament.
The Ladies Kingfish Tournament, the FIRST all ladies tournament in the State of Texas, is divided into two divisions, Bay and Offshore. Anglers fishing in the Bay Division will vie for trophies in the categories of Redfish, Trout and Flounder, while anglers in the Offshore Division complete in the categories of King, Bonito, Blackfin Tuna and Dolphin. Trophies will be awarded to the first four places in each category and Grand Champion Bay and Grand Champion Offshore winners will also receive trophies.
Don’t miss out on your chance to participate in the second annual South Padre Island Wahoo Classic. Fishing from Jim’s Pier, Anglers will compete in three categories: Wahoo, Black Fin Tuna, Dorado/Mahi Mahi. The Classic features $15,000 in cash prizes for the top three competitors. The Gulf comes alive during September and October, so come join us during the best fishing weather of the year.
Valley Havens 3rd Annual Boat & Kayak Fishing Tournament is happening September 22-23, 2017 at Louie’s Backyard in South Padre Island. $11,000 in cash prizes, customs plaques, raffle, social events and many more activities. We look forward to seeing you there!!