South Padre Island KOA Holiday Events
Local Area Events
USLA National Lifeguard Championships
The USLA National Lifeguard Championships at South Padre Island for the first time on August 4-7, 2021. More than 1000 competitors, coaches, and families will compete over four days in intense athletic competitions in the ocean and on the sand. On Wednesday, August 4, the Junior Lifeguard Championship and U19 National Team Trials bring more than 300 competitors ages 9 - 18 in competitions ranging from surf swims to paddle-board races to run races and relays. Starting Thursday, August 5, extending through Saturday, August 7, approximately 600 current and alumni lifesavers will battle for open and age group event championships and the grand prizes of large and small beach team championships.
Adopt-A-Beach Fall Cleanup, September
Walk for Women
The SPI Walk for Women Breast Cancer Awareness Walk helps raise funds for local area women fighting breast cancer. Women fighting this disease should not have to make the choice between paying bills or paying for the treatments they need. Event now includes a Casino Night, a Chili Cook-off, a Golf Tournament, a Fishing Tournament, as well as the Walk.