Port Aransas has the best beaches in Texas. Positioned on the northeast tip of Mustang Island, Port Aransas gives you direct access to the Gulf Coast. Port Aransas Beach, Mustang Island State Park, and San Jose Island are right out your front door. Vacations to Port ‘A’ are all about relaxing on the beach. On this page, you’ll find important information on the top Port Aransas Beaches.
Every year, during the 4th of July, Port Aransas comes to life with vibrant beach parties, barbecues, and fireworks. Families come to Port A to enjoy the beach and celebrate American patriotism. Over the past three years, Port Aransas has kicked off its July 4th festivities with a Patriotic Parade.
Largest Master Sand Sculpting Competition in the U.S. This family event offers attendees a weekend of fun on the beach while viewing these magnificent works of sand art. Unique “island-style” jewelry, art, crafts, food and music will be available. (on the beach – between beach markers 9-15)