South Padre Island is the perfect place to visit for a fun and affordable beach vacation! There are so many fun activities, we wanted to share some of our favorites with you. 

Come visit us at Driftwood Landing Boat Bar & Watersports


Walk the boardwalk, Laguna Madre Nature trail a 1,500-foot boardwalk and do some bird watching, butterflies and Nature of South Padre Island. Get the chance to hold a juvenile alligator!


Visit gravity Park from 7pm until midnight. There is everything from Go Karts, 60 foot Ferris Wheel, Miniature golf, sand castle display and more!

Visit South Padre Island Adventure Park and Island Fun Park, you can even try an assortment of unique food at the Food Truck Park!


The Sea Turtle Incs rescue's mission is to rescue,  rehabilitate and release any injured sea turtles, increase awareness concerning their safety and habitat, and assist with conservation efforts for all sea turtle species.


Check out Wyland's Whaling Wall for some fun photo ops.

Grab some delicious fish tacos at one of our favorite spots Mahi Nic


See the largest outdoor sandcastle in the USA at the South Padre Island Visitor Center. Originally built in Oct 2013, it ia also the oldest outdoor permanent sandcastle in the USA .


Do some fishing at the Queen Isabella State Fishing Pier a one-acre park and fishing pier or check out Pirate's Landing Fishing Pier in Port Isabel, is the longest pier in Texas. 

South Padre Island Farmers Markets on Sundays from 11AM to 1PM


Summer Fireworks at Claytons put on an amazing show Fridays and Saturdays all summer long!

Sand Castle Days, annual sandcastle festival