Special Events Planning
The City of Corpus Christi offers many options for planning your special event, parade or march with a wide range
How can we help you? Let us be your guide.
Run/Walks, Sporting Events, Festivals, Parades and Marches
Are you responsible for organizing a 5K run or walk to create awareness and to raise funds for a cause? Is your organization wanting to host a holiday street festival or a music festival? Or perhaps you would like to plan a parade along our bayfront. Our Special Events Team will help you get started. Simply submit the application below to the Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department at Special_events@cctexas.com. Our team will review it and forward it to the appropriate departments for approval. You will be notified once your permit is approved. For more information, please call 361-826-3417.
Weddings & Celebrations
Getting married? Having a family celebration? We can help you find that special place. There are many venues available by City of Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department for your unforgettable event.
» Historic Heritage Park with its Victorian style homes is a highly sought out venue by brides-to-be. The park includes the Galvan House, the Courtyard, and the Lytton Memorial Rose Garden which are all available for private rentals. For more details, call 361-826-3415.
» Enjoy your special day surrounded by the sights and sound of dancing water features at the spectacular Watergardens. With breathtaking views of Corpus Christi Bay, the Art Museum of South Texas and the Harbor Bridge, this venue is an ideal and unique location for your wedding day. For more details, call 361-826-3417.
» Or perhaps you’re planning an intimate barefoot beach wedding ceremony for two, or a large ceremony for 100? We can accommodate both. North Beach, McGee Beach and Padre Island are beautiful settings for your beach wedding. For more details, call 361-826-3417.
Weddings and celebrations do not require a Special Event Application. Simply call the number provided above to set an appointment to get started. We will guide you.
City of Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department l 1581 N. Chaparral Street, Corpus Christi, Texas, 78401