Rockport KOA Holiday Events
Local Area Events
Port Aransas Whooping Crane Festival
The Coastal Bend is the only spot in the United States where the endangered Whooping Crane can be viewed at close range, and the Port Aransas Tourism Bureau & Chamber of Commerce celebrates this astonishing natural wonder with an annual festival honoring these grand birds.In addition to the Whooping Crane, an awesome array of wintering migratory birds flock into the wetlands and onto the Texas shorelines of Mustang Island in and around Port Aransas. Birding tours by land and sea are highlights during the festival. Visitors of all ages will enjoy the many festivities during the celebration. Free trade show featuring numerous unique vendors. A wide selection of optics, paintings, photography, and one-of-a-kind gift items for the nature lover in all of us will be featured. Other activities include world-renowned speakers, photography workshops, and a variety of field trips.
Whooping Crane Strut
The Whooping Crane Strut is an annual event held in Rockport, TX that celebrates the whooping crane, a species of large, endangered bird known for its distinctive call and striking appearance. The event typically includes a variety of activities, such as guided birding tours, educational lectures and workshops, and bird-themed art exhibits. The Whooping Crane Strut is organized by the Aransas County Whooping Crane Festival, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the conservation and protection of the whooping crane.
Amaze Run 5K
The Amaze Run 5K is an annual event held in Rockport, TX that combines a traditional 5K run/walk with a series of obstacles and challenges along the course. In addition to the main 5K event, the Amaze Run 5K often includes a variety of other activities, such as food, music, and games. The event is organized by the Rockport Chamber of Commerce and is a popular attraction for both locals and visitors to the area.