Sandcastle Days South Padre Island

Local Events presented by SANDCASTLE DAYS Sandcastle Days brings you 5 full days of family-friendly activities and art on the beach. Sandcastle Days Mercado Open Thursday – Sunday 10:00 am – Close Wednesday, October 3rd Doors Open: 9:00 am presents the Masters of Sand carve as a group build Sponsors Sculptures. Read More

South Padre Island – Best Beach Town for Investors

South Padre Island offers dependable bookings and affordable vacation rental real estate in a multi-season market that shows no signs of slowing down. Located at the southern tip of Texas in the Gulf of Mexico, South Padre Island attracts vacation rental guests with 34 miles of gorgeous shoreline, glittering turquoise waters, and Read More

37th Annual South Padre Island LKT

37th Annual South Padre Island Chamber Of Commerce Ladies Kingfish Tournament (LKT) Start: Aug 10, 2018 8:00 am • End: Aug 12, 2018 5:00 pm 7355 Padre Boulevard details The tournament 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, Read More

TIFT 2018

79th Annual Texas International Fishing Tournament (TIFT) Start: Aug 01, 2018 8:00 am • End: Aug 05, 2018 5:00 pm details 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 (TIF). The tournament Read More

April Housing Reports

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Bayfront Grill Coming Soon!

New restaurant with outdoor music venue coming soon to South Padre Island. Visit their facebook page for updates and more info. Longboard Bar & Grill 205 West Palm St South Padre Island, TX 78597

New Beginnings: County leaders break ground on second phase of Isla Blanca Park improvements

By KEVIN RICH Special to the PRESS Citizens and elected officials gathered at Isla Blanca Park on a gorgeous sunny day last Thursday, April 12, for a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the construction of new improvements and amenities on the gulf side of the park. Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño, Jr. Read More

Steel company selects local site

After decades of effort, Brownsville’s quest for a steel mill appears to have finally paid off. Arkansas-based Big River Steel LLC, which had been mulling the Port of Brownsville as the potential site of a $1.6 billion steel plant identical to one it operates in Osceola, Ark., has selected Brownsville, Read More

Home Purchase & Education Go Hand in Hand

For many families, schools are an essential consideration when searching for a new home. However, most property searches only offer property related criteria such as price, beds, baths, and square feet. As such, locating properties that meet the criteria for your family and your child’s education can be challenging, especially Read More