Monthly Archives: December 2011
Jump into the new year. Start at the Mustang Beach Airport. Then, skydive over the beach on Mustang Island, Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. until Sunday, January 1, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. First timers are welcome as tandem parachute … Continue reading
Has anyone been down on the beach and noticed that the cormorants are acting more like loons? Staggering around, flapping their wings clumsily, trying to fly but unable to get lift? I saw one yesterday at Marker 51 and today … Continue reading
Whether you’re stretched out on a summer beach blanket or curled up in chair on a cool winter day, a classic way to spend Port Aransas Island Time is to settle down with a good book. Well, someone’s got to … Continue reading
Friday, Dec. 16, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., the Second Annual Cans & Carts golf cart parade and canned food drive will benefit the Helping Hands Food Pantry in Port Aransas. For more information, click here or call 361-749-1655.
A decorating party on Sunday, Dec. 11 kicks off the exhibit of Christmas trees in the Enchanted Forest in the Port Aransas Civic Center in Avenue A, available for viewing from Dec. 12 through Dec. 22. For more information, click here.
OK, not Amelia exactly since that famous aviation pioneer mysteriously disappeared in 1937. But the Port Aransas aviation-themed motel named in her honor is real enough and so is the party. It’s scheduled for Saturday, December 3 beginning at 2 … Continue reading
Mariners are invited to decorate their boat and join the parade while those without a boat can cruise the marina aboard boats provided by the Queensline or Fisherman’s Wharf, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011. The captains’ meeting starts at 5:30 p.m. … Continue reading