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Finally Friday! Here's what is happening in Corpus Christi this weekend

Here is what is happening in the Coastal Bend from Friday, Sept. 30th through Sunday, Oct. 2nd

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — It is finally Friday, and we have a weekend full of events coming up in the Coastal Bend. Click on the event name for more information.


Rockport Little Theatre presents “Arsenic and Old Lace”

The classic black comedy about the only thing more deadly than poison: family. 

Admission is $25 dollars.  

Harbor Playhouse presents “Heathers: The Musical”

This musical follows the darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy, beautiful teenage misfit who hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerberg High: the Heathers. 

It does contain strong language, dark issues, adult (sexual) themes and acted violence; please use discretion when booking tickets for children.  

General admission is $20 dollars. Runs from September 16 through October 23.

Aurora Arts Theatre presents “The Rocky Horror Show”  

A flat tire in a storm strands the innocent and newly engaged Brad and Janet. They seek shelter in the eerie mansion of a transvestite scientist by the name of Dr. Frank-n-Furter. Through elaborate dancing and singing, he reveals his ultimate creation.  

It does contain mature language and themes; recommended age is 17 and older.

General admission is $20 dollars. Runs from September 16 through October 31. 

Port Aransas Community Theatres presents “I’ll Be Back Before Midnight”

Jan has recently had a nervous breakdown, and her husband Greg has rented an old farmhouse in the country where she can recover. Soon Jan finds herself tormented by strange sounds in the night, and visions of a vengeful ghost.  

General admission is $22 dollars. Runs from September 22 through October 9  

Rockin’ K Farms 

Explore the huge corn maze and pick out the perfect pumpkin from the pumpkin patch. Enjoy the many attractions, such as slides, backyard games, farm animals, cow train, apple blaster, and much more!  

Hours are 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Saturdays and 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sundays. Runs from Saturday, September 24 through November 6.  

General admission is $24.95. 

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi presents play on Dr. Hector P. Garcia

Learn about the remarkable life of Dr. Hector P. Garcia, which includes many of the most pivotal historical moments of the 20th century for the Mexican American community, and comes to life in an exciting new biographical stage production created by the Department of Theatre and Dance. 

General admission is $12 dollars, $10 dollars for students, military and seniors with valid ID. 

Show is happening at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, and at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. at A&M-CC's Warren Theatre. 

Oktobluffest at Bluff's Landing Marina and Lodge

Come and enjoy a fun-packed weekend full of Oktoberfest-inspired food and drink, a packed live music schedule, markets, games, competitions and so much more! 

Happening from 12:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily

Butterfly Blitz at Dick Kleberg Park

Kingsville is a proud Monarch City USA member, and to celebrate, they are hosting a Butterfly Blitz September 30th through October 1st! 

There are multiple events happening each day, click on the link above for more information.

Credit: Kingsville Visitors Center

Friday, September 30th

TobyMac The Theatre Tour at American Bank Center

Show begins at 7:00 p.m. Tickets start at $24.50. 

Saturday, October 1st

Halestorm Tour 2022 at American Bank Center

Show begins at 7:00 p.m. Tickets start at $39.50.

CC Movie Nights at Whataburger Field

Movies are back on the big screen every Saturday in October. All movies are free, and doors open at 6:00 p.m. with seating in the outfield and seating bowl. 

October Heritage Park Market Days  

This market is family and pet friendly, with a little something for everyone. Come spend the day in beautiful Heritage Park and meet some of the friendliest people in South Texas.

Admission is free and is happening from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  

Funky Sock Walk at Southern Careers Institute  

Wear your funky socks as you walk for down syndrome awareness.

There will be multiple vendors along with a brief walk along Airline to Wooldridge and through the parking lot, including a live performance from the Cinderella School of Dance, a DJ, photo booth and much more!

Admission is free and is happening from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

Portland Farmers Market

All items are homemade, home grown and home crafted. Join them each month and shop Portland.  

Happening from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

2022 Coastal Bend Heart Walk at Whataburger Field

Join us for the 2022 Coastal Bend Heart Walk on October 1, 2022, as we we bring you a one-of-a-kind experience to join with friends, family and colleagues to get moving and focusing on improved health, all while helping to defeat heart disease and stroke. 

Kicks off at 8:00 a.m. 

PRIDE CC Family Gardening day at St. Paul United Church of Christ of Corpus Christi

All supplies will be provided including free hot dogs and water; just bring the family!

Happening from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

CommunityFest 2022 at Galilean Lutheran Church

Learn how to volunteer in our city and make a difference all while having fun. They are hosting a one day “community engagement/ be involved” fest with local non-profits hosting booths and sharing how people can be of help in the city and beyond.

There will be food trucks, kid's activities, and advocacy tents.

Admission is free and is happening from 10:00 am to 3:00 p.m.  

Sunday, October 2nd 

38th Annual Czechfest at Join St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church

Czechfest features food, children's games, bingo, live and silent auctions, a raffle, a cake walk, a country store, craft booths and a car show at 16602 Farm-to-Market 624, Robstown.

Admission is free. Everything begins at 11:00 a.m.

Harvest Market at Island Presbyterian Church

Enjoy this outdoor market and shop, eat, and play; fun for the whole family. Shop fresh produce, meat, handmade products and other goods.  

Admission is free. Everything begins at 1:00 p.m.

Corpus Christi Mystic Market Holistic Fair 

Find balance, clear your mind, lift your spirit and re-charge your body. Featuring metaphysical and holistic practitioners focused on wellness guidance and tools.  

Admission is free. Takes place from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


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