It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas around South Padre Island. We’re all getting in the mood and feeling festive like never before at Padre Getaways. We’ve been busy preparing for the season! Our holiday vacation rentals are shined and polished and ready for Christmas giving! If you’re looking for a gift for that someone that has everything, why not give them an all-expenses-paid vacation to come and stay with us over the holidays! They’re sure to love you for it!
Tomorrow night on Friday, Dec. 11 is when the City of South Padre Islands holds their Annual SPI Christmas Parade down Padre Boulevard (Mars to Kingfish). The parade begins at 6 p.m. and anyone may participate. Winners are awarded cash prizes in five different categories.
Come out and enjoy Breakfast with Santa from 10-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 12. A free pancake breakfast for kids age 11 and under ($3 for those over 12) will be held at the Schlitterbahn Beach Resort. Come tell Santa what you want for Christmas this year and have some seasonal fun!
On Tuesday, December 15 the Christmas Parade Awards Event will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the South Padre Island Convention Center, 7355 Padre Blvd. Mayor Bharat ‘Barry’ Patel and the South Padre Island Parks, Recreation & Beautification Committee will host the Christmas Parade winners, families and friends. Winners will perform, Santa will be on site and Leslie Blasing will perform and lead everyone into the Christmas spirit with song! This event is free and open to the public.
Lighting of the Island Christmas Contest will be held daily from 6-10 p.m. on Dec. 17-19, 2015. Decorate your property for the holidays and you’ll have a chance to win some awesome prizes! No registration is required to participate. Categories are Homes/Townhomes, Condominium Associations/Hotels and Local Businesses. Judging occurs over the 3 day period. For more information call 956-761-8168. Sponsored by SPI Parks Recreation and Beautification.
All of us at Padre Getaways would like to wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas and holiday season!