Tag Archives: South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce

SPI Coffee and Conversation

Join the South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce for the November installment of Coffee and Conversation. Kristina Boburka, director of the SPI Shoreline Department, serves as speaker. Attend to learn all the things happening to SPI’s beautiful shoreline. This event is open to all chamber members and prospective members.

Coming Together to Build the Reef

Red snapper swimming in the artificial reef. (Courtesy)

Gary Glick, president of the nonprofit group Friends of RGV Reef, said recreational red snapper fishing generates several times the economic force of commercial red snapper fishing. People who come to fish also spend money on food and lodging, gas, tackle, charter trips, etc. Glick estimates that Friends of RGV Reef has spent about $400,000 on deploying reef material so far. The group has managed to do it for roughly…

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Coffee and Conversation

Coffee and Conversation

Join the South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce as it welcomes Priscilla Duran to Coffee and Conversation. Duran serves as the South Texas community relations specialist for Economic Development and Tourism. This event is open to all chamber members and prospective members.

Ladies Kingfish Tournament

kingfish

The Ladies Kingfish Tournament is the first all-ladies tournament in the State of Texas. Two divisions of anglers, Bay and Offshore, compete. Anglers fishing in the Bay Division will vie for trophies in the categories of redfish, trout and flounder. Anglers in the Offshore Division complete in the categories of king, bonito, blackfin tuna and dolphin. Trophies go to the first four places in each category. Grand Champion Bay and Grand…

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SPI Quarterly Public Affairs Luncheon

Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino

The South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce Business Services Education and Training Committee welcomes Cameron County Judge Eddie Trevino as he presents the State of the County Address. Required reservations are $20 for chamber members, $25 for future members through June 19. After June 19, registration is $25 for chamber members and $30 for future members. Reservations the day of the luncheon or walk-ins are $30 for everyone. No refunds after…

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SPI Public Affairs Luncheon

Public Affairs Luncheon, Keith Phillips

The South Padre Island Chamber of Commerce Business Services Education and Training Committee welcomes Keith Phillips to this Public Affairs Luncheon. Phillips, with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas – San Antonio Branch, will present the 2019 Economic Forecast for Texas and the Rio Grande Valley. Event begins at 11:45 a.m. Registration is $20 for chamber members and $25 for future members through April 2. Registration after April 2 is…

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