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Mom’s Guide To March Events 2018 {Top Picks Around Corpus Christi}

Family Friendly Things To Do Around Corpus Christi {March 2018}

Luck is in the air! There’s always something fun to do around Corpus Christi, so we put together our Mom’s Guide To March. This guide to family friendly events around Corpus outlines our top picks for local activities so you and your family don’t miss a thing. So, get out, try something new and soak in all that the Coastal Bend has to offer! If we missed an event that is a top pick for you and your family, let us know in the comments below.

March 1 – 4

39th Annual Fulton Oysterfest

Each year the Fulton Volunteer Fire Department sponsors Oysterfest, a salute to the tasty bi-valve found in our local waters. Oysterfest features carnival rides, games, food, an oyster eating contest, live music, unique vendor booths and most of all – FUN!

March 3

CCMB Walk, Roll and Ride on the Sea Wall
Windward Beach Access/ Parking Lot

Bring the kids and their bikes, scooters and/or strollers. We’ll meet at the public Windward parking lot and go up and down the sea wall while enjoying the view.

The Junior League Of Corpus Christi Annual Rummage Sale!

Join the Junior League for their annual Rummage Sale at the former Gardendale Baptist Church (corner of Staples and Holly).

March 9 – April 15

Harbor Playhouse Presents: Annie

Little orphan Annie charms everyone’s hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. Determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City Orphanage that is run by the cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan, Annie, with the help of the other girls in the Orphanage, escapes to the wondrous world of NYC. She finds a new home and family in billionaire, Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.

March 13

Nature Story Time: Pollinator Party

Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries’ FREE nature story time for families (geared for ages 2-5) at the Delta introduces children to nature and the joys of reading through stories, songs, crafts, and outdoor play.

March 17

Shamrock Shuffle 5K Run/ Walk and 1K Leprechaun Chase
Cassidy’s Irish Pub

The Shamrock Shuffle is kicking off the St. Paddy’s Festival downtown on Saturday, March 17th. Register to run, walk or shuffle by clicking here.

St. Paddy’s Festival
601 N. Water Street

The 7th annual St. Paddy’s Festival will be the biggest one yet! Live music, Celtic groups, food, arts and crafts and more. For all inquiries please contact [email protected].

March 24

The Junior League Of Corpus Christi, Inc. Presents, Touch-A-Truck
Water’s Edge Park

The Junior League Of Corpus Christi is excited to host its inaugural Touch-A-Truck event. This FREE family event will offer children a hands-on opportunity to explore working trucks of all types, as well as meet the people who build, protect and serve the Corpus Christi and the surrounding areas. The event is from 10-2pm and there will be a “horns free hour” from 10-11am.

Delta Discovery Family Picnic
Nueces Delta Preserve

Have you ever wanted to visit the Nueces Delta Preserve? Now is your chance! Not typically open to the public, the Nueces Delta Preserve is a hidden gem in the Coastal Bend area. Bring your family and come learn about this 10,500 acre preserve on March 24, 2018. Please bring a picnic lunch, plenty of water for everyone and dress for the outdoors. Staff will be scattered around the area to answer questions and give background information on plants, animals, and history. We look forward to seeing you there!  Please PRE-REGISTER at:  This is a FREE event open to the public. For more information, please visit their website or contact Leigh Perry at [email protected] or call 361-673-6829.

The Food Truck Smorgasbord
Lazy Beach Brewing

Join us for the Food Truck Smorgasbord from 12-10pm! We will have multiple food trucks, craft beer, local vendors, live music, 2 bounce houses, games and good vibes.

March 26

An Evening With Jason Mraz (Solo Acoustic)
American Bank Center

This reminds us: time to schedule a date night! Purchase your tickets here.

In addition to our Top Picks, the Coastal Bend also offers many other events you and your family can enjoy. For a more comprehensive list, checkout out our family friendly events calendar. There’s always something fun to do!

Please Note: Our event information is updated as we become aware of changes. However, we recommend checking with the appropriate venue or organization to confirm details prior to an event.
Submit your event for consideration as a top pick!
Add your event to our community calendar or email us details at [email protected]

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