Recreation & Tourism

Chelsea Fedigan shows just how tall the latest member of the South Padre Sea Turtle Art Trail is.

Beach Park Debuts Largest Sea Turtle Sculpture 

The third – and largest – of South Padre Island’s Sea Turtle Art Trail turtles has “hatched” at Beach Park on South Padre Island. Painted by mother and daughter artists Beth and Chelsea Fedigan, the enormous turtle is near the entrance of Beach Park Water Park. The 11-foot-tall sea turtle depicts the beauty of living on the island. The Fedigans have spent months on the design depicting sea life, palm…

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Independence Day Brings New Island Celebration

On June 26, following the Governor’s announcement, the Fourth of July Fireworks show on South Padre Island has been canceled.  The first annual Red, White and…
South Padre Island

South Padre Plans Memorial Day Fireworks

South Padre Island will celebrate Memorial Day weekend with a fireworks display on May 24. The fireworks show continues to be the traditional kick…
South Padre Island

New RV Park Draws in Winter Texans

Nearly 260 recreational parks are listed in a directory of a Rio…
Brownsville

Not Just Members Only

Long known as a place for members only, the Rancho Viejo Resort and…

Local Firefighters Bring Axe Throwing to the RGV

If you are not familiar with the sport of axe throwing, you may want…
McAllen