The Port O’Connor Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Crawfish Fest & Cookoff on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10:00am to 7:00pm. Admission is $5 and children under 6 are free! The event will feature Bri Bagwell as the headliner and Mydbugs Zydeco as the opening band. There will be plenty of food and […]
Port O’Connor is host to several fishing tournaments. Most are invitation only, but if you’d like more information about each of these tournaments, or just want to be a spectator, be sure to check out their website for details. Cula Roja Fishing Tournament: July 7 – 8, 2017 For more information, visit their website. POCO […]
This year’s show will be held at King Fisher Beach just after dusk on Saturday, July 1st. Bring the whole family. Food and craft vendors will be set up at the front beach from 10am to 9pm. Need a place to stay overnight? Book online at Tigrett Vacation Rentals.
The fishing in Port O’Connor is great right now. This 36″ redfish was caught and released in the big Jetties on Labor Day 2013.
Port O’Connor was voted by readers of the Victoria Advocate as the “Best Fishing Spot” for 2012. Well, duh! We all know that Port O’Connor excels as a fishing destination. Just watch the number of boats coming into town on any given Friday and you have instant proof someone likes the fishing here. Seriously, we […]
For several weeks, the staff of PortOConnor.com had seen glimpses of perhaps the most unique water vessel to grace our shores. A boat that not only performed well in shallow water, but which was drivable onto dry land. On August 26th, we got the privilege of not only seeing this amphibious boat up close, but […]
Kayaking off Port O’Connor, Texas, affords an exciting experience to interact with the coastal habitat. Exploring the area in an individually-powered vessel allows for a more relaxed pace, perfect for enjoying time outdoors. Paddling also provides the opportunity to exercise in a healthy and unique environment, outside and on your own time. An excellent kayaking […]
Birding in Port O’Connor is “pretty good in any season and can be exceptional when the right conditions come together,according to master birder and local resident Petra Hockey. Viewing birds is generally better in the morning, much like fishing — though in this area, both activities are decent most of the time. Some places to view […]