Need weekday plans for your vacation? Look no further, these local spots have all been tested and approved with rave reviews for making weekday plans.
Mondays, start the week off right with breakfast at Sugarbakers. Now open at 8:00 a.m. featuring homemade recipes and an espresso bar with mimosas on Santa Fe Street. Hit up the beach on Mondays to miss the crowds and island traffic. Monday Mayhem at Bowlero is a great deal for unlimited bowling with shoe rental for only $13.19 with food and drink specials and over half off arcade games after 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays are the best evenings for bike rides downtown. Don't have a bike? No worries! Bike Corpus Christi by Zagster is a downloadable app that allows you to rent a bike free for the first hour and then only $3/hour each additional hour! With new bicycles and seven downtown locations you can explore the seawall, water gardens or head over to The Executive Surf Club for Pint Night. This is where the locals hangout for the delightful and discounted on Tuesdays, draft beer selection, good food and a dog friendly patio that features live music. You can walk down to The Exchange for Taco & Tequila Tuesday specials to check out the local art and collaborative space should you want to keep exploring.
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Wednesday there is a ton to do! During the sailing season, The Regatta takes place on Wednesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. GROW Local STX has a farmers’ market at the Art Center of Corpus Christi featuring fresh, local products, hand crafted items and entertainment. Stand up Paddle Board classes are now offered on the bay by Water Dog Floating Yoga. Take the elevator to the top floor of the Best Western to the Grandview Lounge for a nightcap and amazing views of the bay.
Thursdays head over to the neighborhood dive bar Vernon's. Steak Night is only $12.99 per person with all the fixins for steak cooked to order on the mesquite wood fired grill. Drink specials with bar games, a big covered patio and peanut shells on the floor have kept this place going as one of the oldest bars in the city. For a more upscale scene, Vino Mio Social Club has a full menu, bar and live music every Thursday. The terrarium is very unique and has hummingbirds, lizards and more! For a free event in the summer, head over to Cole Park for the Summer Bay Jammin’ Concert & Cinema Series where local bands or movies are played every week. Bring a blanket or get out on the dance floor while the sun sets on this waterfront park.
Friday, is that still a weekday? Well if y’all have time and energy take Friday to check out the new Outlets at Corpus Christi Bay in Robstown and spend to save! Start the weekend off right by swinging by Rebel Toad for a beer in this small, local brewery downtown. Pro Tip - A favorite is Evil Little Soul but limit yourself to two for your first visit.
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