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November in Port Aransas 2016

November in Port Aransas is quiet and relaxing. There are still plenty of visitors and the weather is absolutely perfect for visiting. It’s not too hot and still sunny as can be. The cold fronts will be blowing through soon though, cooling off the coast and the water temperatures; which is great for floundering! Unfortunately, there is no floundering allowed during the month of November due to the winter spawning. But come December, game on! Duck season is in full swing and if you need a guide we have an excellent recommendation, Captain Joey Farah is based out of Padre Island

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Island Matters-Events in Port Aransas-August 2016

Coming to Port A and looking for some fun activities and events around town to check out? Here is a list of all the events going on in Port Aransas this month, August 2016!   Every Tuesday and Thursday is the Wetlands Education Center Tour Tour the Wetlands Education Center located at UTMSI, 630 E. Cotter Ave. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am. ***Groups over ten visitors that would like a guided tour of the Wetlands Education Center should set up a private tour by contacting Colleen McCue at 361-749-3153.***     Every Wednesday there are guided birding tours for all ages! 

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Fall in Port Aransas! Island Matters, Things to do in Port Aransas

  For many people, September is a time of back-to-routine but for some it’s a cool time of year to go exploring. Although on this island, it’s still pretty warm, many people are beginning to head this way for relaxing and not so crowded beach time. Personally, fall is our favorite time of year in Port Aransas. The weather is slowly cooling down, you can enjoy the beach on a much more personal note and (best of all) the wildlife will start to move around a little more with this cooler weather. If you are down in Port Aransas this

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Last Call for Summer; Island Matters-Events going on for the Month of August 2015

Port Aransas Beach <img class="wp-image-364 size-medium" src="http://www.sandpiperportaransas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/North-Padre-Beach-e1411174452785-300×180.jpg" alt="North Padre Beach" width="300" height="180" srcset="http://www.sandpiperportaransas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/North-Padre-Beach-e1411174452785-300×180.jpg 300w, http://www you could check here.sandpiperportaransas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/North-Padre-Beach-e1411174452785.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” /> Kayaking The waves are getting smaller and the temperatures only hotter in this last month of summer. Wow, we can’t believe how fast this one has gone by! The end of August means back to school for most so we hope you are getting your last vacation time in if you can.   If you are still looking on coming down to the great Port Aransas, TX and enjoying it’s beautiful beaches we suggest you

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Upcoming Events July 17th-19th

There’s plenty of things to do this weekend in Port Aransas, Texas. Whether you are visiting with friends and family, this island is big enough for anyone’s type of fun.   Fishing Tournament: Outboard Fishing Tournament, July 17th-19th. www.outboardfishingtournament.com <-Visit here for more information. Fishing  Saturday and Sunday with weigh in at 5 pm at the Dennis Dreyer Municipal Harbor, Robert’s Point Park Pavilion. “This 41st annual fishing tournament is exclusively for boats powered by outboard motors, and benefits our Port Aransas Volunteer Firefighters.”-Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce Sunset Sounds-7pm-9:30pm on Friday, July 17th at Robert’s Point Park in the

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