With an average of over 200 sunny days a year, the Gulf Coast Capital is the perfect place to soak up some sun. Take advantage of the clear skies and bay breezes and coast your way over to one of many pop-up markets held in Corpus Christi.

Grow Local Farmer's Market

  • When: Every Wednesday from 5-8 PM
  • Where: Art Center of Corpus Christi
  • What: Enjoy fresh produce from local farmers, street eats from food trucks, and live music every Wednesday in Downtown Corpus Christi!

Artisan Market

  • When: Every Wednesday from 5-8 PM
  • Where: Art Center of Corpus Christi
  • What: Alongside the Farmers' Market is the Artisan Market hosted by the Art Center. Peruse through handcrafted goods and support local artists!


Southside Farmers' Market

  • When: Every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: 5800 Everhart Rd.
  • What: Local, handcrafted goods sold every weekend rain or shine!

ArtWalk Block Parties

  • When: First Fridays from 5:30 - 9:00 p.m.
  • Where: The blocks of Lomax St. and Peoples St. between Chaparral and Mesquite St.
  • What: Downtown comes alive with local art, live music, art shows, and good vibes!


Padre Island Farmers Market

  • When: Every third Thursday of the month
  • Where: Island Presbyterian Church from 4-8 p.m.
  • What: Take a break from the beach and get some fresh groceries to enjoy on vacay! The Padre Island Farmers Market happens on third Thursdays and hosts farmers, artists, homemade products.

The BUS Shop

  • When: Once a month, date varies
  • Where: BUS from 12-5 p.m.
  • What: The BUS Shop brings some of the trendiest artisans in the creative community under one roof for a pop-up market once a month! Keep a lookout for upcoming markets on their social media.

Loca for Local

  • When: Twice a year, date varies
  • Where: BUS
  • What: Locals and visitors alike coast their way to the Loca for Local Market hosted by Sew Bonita twice a year! This market is one of the most anticipated pop-ups in Corpus Christi with tons of vendors from all over Texas, food trucks, live music, photo opps, and more.


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