The city of Port Aransas is widely known for the beach, fishing adventures, golf carts roaming around town, and it’s family-friendly activities. Port Aransas has a fantastic variety of activities for all ages. However, for you adults (21+) visiting us, there are multiple must-visit nightlife attractions. After-hours seekers will find a full array of taverns and clubs around town. Whether you and your friends are looking for live music, a waterfront view, or a low-lit romantic atmosphere, Port Aransas has it all. The choice is yours; You can do it all or nothing at all.

Below are just a few of the local’s favorites:

– Treasure Island

– Shorty’s Place

– The Back Porch Bar

– Bernie’s Beach House

– 361 Bar

– Billy Joe’s Crafthouse

– The Flats Lounge

– Gigggity’s

– Island Wine

– The Brewery

These are only a handful of the great nightlife venues you can choose from.


Q: Does Port A have a nightlife dress code?

A: Unlike most vacation destinations you have visited before, the “vibe” in Port Aransas is quite “chill.” Most bars around town encourage their guests to feel at home and comfortable. Shorts and a t-shirt during a hot summer night; however during this amazing winter weather, jeans, a t-shirt, and a light jacket is perfectly acceptable. Island Attire – No ties allowed!

Q: What ages are allowed?

A: Most bars around town are 21+ ONLY, however there are a handful that allow 18+ with adult supervision. (Cannot drink, of course)

Q: If I have Pets, Can I bring my furry friends?

A: Most bars in Port Aransas do have pet friendly outside patios, however it is always best to contact each venue for location specifics.

Q: Transportation

A: Uber and Lyft are available around the Corpus Christi and surrounding areas. However, if you notice there are no Uber/Lyft in your area, there a multiple city taxi companies around the Port Aransas community to get you, your family, and friends home safely.

What now you may ask?!

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