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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, Jan. 20th through Jan. 22nd

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.

Friday - Sunday

The Rockport Little Theatre presents “Ann”

A no-holds-barred portrait of Ann Richards, the legendary governor of Texas. This inspiring and hilarious new play brings us face to face with a complex, colorful and captivating character bigger than the state from which she hailed. This show does contain adult language. 

Admission is $20 dollars.

The show is at 7:00 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 3:00 p.m. on Sundays. It will run from January 13th through January 29th. 

Harbor Playhouse presents "Avenue Q"

The laugh-out-loud musical tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named Princeton, who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. He soon discovers that, although the residents seem nice, it’s clear that this is not your ordinary neighborhood. Filled with gut-busting humor and a delightfully catchy score, not to mention puppets, this is a truly unique show that has quickly become a favorite for audiences everywhere. 

Admission is $20 dollars for adults; $15 dollars for seniors, military, students (with valid ID); and $10 dollars for children 13 and younger. 

You can catch the show at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays January 20th through February 19th.  

Rockport-Fulton Market Days

More than 200 art, craft, resale and food vendors will be there, plus live music, activities for the kids and all in a pet-friendly environment. 

Admission is free with items available for purchase.  

Happening from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Friday - Saturday

Marlon Wayans at Mesquite Street Southside

Actor, producer, comedian, writer and film director Marlon Wayans performs live at Mesquite St Southside.  

It is $45 dollars for general admission, and $55 dollars for VIP.  

Performances are at 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. 

Saturday - Sunday

Circus On Ice Tour in the Coastal Bend

The great Circus On Ice invites you to this frozen adventure with all your favorite characters and amazing circus acts. Enjoy along with your family the performances of our jugglers, equilibrist, clowns and sensational ice-skaters.

It is $24.99 for adults, and $14.99 for children.

Performances for Saturday are at 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. in Kingsville at Jones Auditorium

Performance for Sunday are at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. in Aransas Pass at Aransas Pass Civic Center

Saturday, January 21st

Corpus Christi Chamber Music Society presents Canellakis-Brown Duo & Friends  

Pianists Michael Brown and Gilles Vonsattel team up with cellist Nicholas Canellakis and percussionist Ian David Rosembaum for “Voyage Through the Americas,” a program of music that celebrates the rich tapestry of musical influences across North and South America.  

It is $30 dollars for general admission. 

The show kicks off at 7:30 p.m.  

11th annual Fit Fest at the American Bank Center

Start the new year off right at the Fit Fest Health and Fitness Expo! Stroll through the exhibit hall to visit the many health and wellness booths on site and enjoy all day sporting events.  

Admission is $5 dollars, cash only at the door. 

Happening from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Rabbit New Year Celebration at The Texas State Museum of Asian Cultures

Celebrate the Lunar New Year, the year of the rabbit! On the schedule is lion dance at noon, mythology of Lunar New Year at 1:00 p.m., martial arts demonstration at 2:00 p.m. and manas bread and karaoke from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Museum admission is $6 dollars for adults, $5 dollars for seniors and military, $4 dollars for students, and $3 dollars for children 4 to 12 years old.  

Happening from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Kids Carnival Night at Ice Rays

Enjoy a night of hockey along with carnival games, a bounce house, face painting, cake in the concourse, post game skate with IceRays players and more.

It is $20 dollars for individuals, $64 dollars for a family four-pack which includes 4 tickets, hot dogs, sodas and popcorn.   

Everything kicks off at 6:05 p.m. 

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