Things to Do in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass Aquatic Center

Aransas Pass TexasLocated across the ferry down the Port Aransas Causeway to the west from Port Aransas is the city of Aransas Pass. Aransas Pass has the areas finest Aquatic Center or water park. The Aransas Pass Aquatic Center has one tower with three large water slides, and volley ball/lap pool, a High dive and diving area along with an extremely large wading pool for little kids. The wading pool has several different water fountains and features the family will enjoy. The Aransas water park is located at 400 E Johnson in Aransas Pass. The phone is 361-758-7770.

Aransas Pass Annual Shrimporee

A festival that has been going on for over 60 years. The Aransas Pass Annual Shrimp is all about fun, crafts, games, food and you guessed it shrimp! If visiting the city of Aransas Pass of the surrounding areas in June be sure to spend some time at the 3 day event calles Shrimporee. Signs and banners advertise the specific dates will in advance of the event

Downtown Aransas Pass

This little city has developed quite a reputation for its small, quaint downtown. Filled with art galleries and antiques shops it is definitely worth doing some browsing. Located right on State Hwy 361 downtown is easy to find coming from Port Aransas or Corpus Christi.

Fishing, Birding, Paddling

The waters of Redfish Bay, South Bay, Estes Flats and other saltwater grass flats provide excellent kayak launching points, wade fishing, paddling, birding, and boating opportunities. There are boat launches at Conn Brown Harbor Park . Fly fishing and sightcasting for Redfish and Speckled Trout is a favorite past time.