This article is sponsored by the Port Aransas Tourism Bureau.
Fall is here, and it's a perfect time to celebrate the cool weather at the beach.
If you're looking for family activities, Port Aransas' Beachtoberfest is running through Oct. 30.
Upcoming Beachtoberfest events
Shoptoberfest - Oct. 19
Shop Port A's unique, locally owned stores and boutiques, which are offering discounts and specials during Shoptoberfest.
Old Town Fest - Oct. 18 & 19
Celebrate Port A's history, heritage and culture at Old Town Fest. Tour the eight wonders of Port Aransas, and enjoy food, drinks and a parade.
The eight wonders of Port Aransas include the lighthouse, the jetties, Tarpon Inn, the University of Texas Marine Science Institute, the Port Aransas Museum, Farley Boat Works, the Chapel in the Dunes and the last Farley boat.
Port A Market Days - Oct. 19
Enjoy a pet-friendly market day for all ages at Port Aransas. There will be kids' games, food, music and much more.
Beach Pumpkin Hustle - Oct. 28
Get your running shoes ready for Port A's 5K fun run and wear your favorite Halloween costume. Medals will be awarded for overall winners and best costumes.
Thank you to the following businesses for participating in the feature: Georgia's: A Children's Boutique, Lone Star Taste, Conspiratorium, Island Women Boutique, La Playa Mexican Grille, Montego Bay Restaurant, Boardhouse Surg + Skate, Silver Sandals Vacation Rentals, the Port Aransas Museum, the Farley Boat Works, Starkey Properties, the Port A Community Theatre, Port A Beer Hut, Port Aransas Art Center and Life in Paradise Vacation Rentals.
For more information, visit portaransas.org/beachtoberfest.