Things to Do this Month around Corpus Christi - June 2022 - The Bend Magazine

Things to Do this Month around Corpus Christi – June 2022

Things to do in and around Corpus Christi in June

Photography by Brynn Osborn

Mural Fest 2022

June 3 – 4

The Downtown Management District (DMD) is hosting the first Downtown Corpus Christi Mural Fest! This new, annual event will add to the area’s vibrant art scene and feature six murals for the Marina Arts District curated by the DMD and nationally recognized and local artists. The festival will feature live painting, mural reveals, food trucks and more. 

Downtown Corpus Christi 

Pride Corpus Christi 

June 3 – 11

Curated by Corpus Christi Pride, Pride Week 2022 will consist of several fun events for everyone! Designed to foster diversity, unity, visibility and dignity, events include an art exhibition at PRODUCE®, ArtWalk Pride Market, a youth prom, poetry, comedy and movie nights, the OUT Professionals Mixer, an official Pride Hooks night, Pet Paw-rade and more. Visit Pride CC’s website for more information.


June 9

Benefiting the Art Museum of South Texas, artRageous: super stRange sixteen is a party you won’t want to miss. Join the museum for this totally tubular event celebrating the Legorreta Building’s sixteenth birthday in the most rad way with big hair, bizarre nostalgia and weirdness to the max. This is a ticketed event and will take place from 7 to 11 PM. 

1902 N Shoreline Blvd. 

Juneteenth 10 Days of Jubilee

June 9 – 19

TABPHE-CC has curated 10 days of events to celebrate Juneteenth. Programming includes a spoken word poetry night, various panel discussions and presentations, CC Black Chamber of Commerce mixers and luncheons, the Juneteenth Black and White Dinner & Dance, the annual Juneteenth Festival & Ride for Freedom, a family fun day and more. Visit TABPHE-CC’s website for a full rundown of events.

Pride by the Bay

June 3 – 26

A collective of Pride events scheduled for the community, by the community, Pride by the Bay is a new series offering an awesome lineup of shows, awards and fun. A futuristic dance party at the Bay Jewel will kick off the month on June 3, with a Pride Diva Showcase, three drag brunches, a family day, the Glammy’s Awards Show and more. Follow Pride by the Bay on Instagram for more information.  @pridebythebay

74th Annual Shrimporee

June 10 – 12

Hosted at Aransas Pass Community Park and curated by a variety of community organizations, this family-friendly event is a Coastal Bend tradition. The Annual Shrimporee Parade will take place on June 11 at 10 AM. Other festivities include a shrimp eating content, live music, kids activities, carnival games and a petting zoo. 

200-266 E Johnson Ave

10th Annual Stache Dash 5K

June 18

The 10th annual Stache Dash benefiting Bikes for Kids is back. The unique fundraiser gives participants an opportunity to wear a mustache while running for a good cause. The race will feature a 1K kids route for ages 3 through 10 and a 5k run/walk route.