Rockport-Fulton is a year-round Gulf Coast getaway with an impressive array of attractions and fun-filled events. You’ll find long sandy beaches and anglers casting a line from boats and piers, catching everything from flounder and redfish to speckled trout. Voted Top 5 in the nation for “Best Coastal Small Town” by readers of USA Today, the area has received many accolades. Among them, Rockport Beach was also voted #1 in Texas, and Aransas Wildlife Refuge was voted the #1 Refuge for Birding in the country.
Nature, history, art, and outdoor fun come together here, drawing in visitors of all ages and interests. Recently named a designated Cultural Arts District, Rockport is home to an art center, streets lined with art galleries and exceptional shops, fascinating historic sites, Texas’ first Blue Wave Beach, the official Maritime Museum of Texas, Fulton Mansion, and many other attractions. Fulton is alive with nightlife and seafood restaurants along the beach road. Aransas Pathways offers adventures in hiking, biking, kayaking, and history.
The area is abundant with protected natural landscapes and wildlife. Endangered whooping cranes migrate here every winter. More than 400 other bird species also stop at the Aransas Wildlife Refuge and Goose Island State Park—home to The Big Tree. Coastal fun, exciting explorations, and endless attractions await. Find Yourself in Rockport-Fulton soon!