2018 Tropical Christmas



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The 14th Annual “Tropical Christmas Festival” takes place Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Rockport Festival Grounds by the downtown Rockport Harbor. The event features musical entertainment, children's activities, visits with Santa, shopping opportunities along the harbor and downtown, food, fun, and other festivities. The City's trolley will be available for transportation between the Festival Grounds and three locations on Austin Street.


Featured entertainment will be offered on the Festival Grounds and on the Rowdy Maui stage on Austin Street.  Click here for list of entertainment events. 

The evening ends with lighting of the giant Community Christmas Tree, an illuminated night parade along Rockport Beach Park, a spectacular fireworks display over Aransas Bay accompanied by Cast in Bronze, followed by a free concert showcasing the Scott Taylor Band.

For additional information on the event, call the City of Rockport’s Park and Leisure Services Department at 361-727-2158 or click on one of the links on the left.