Are you looking to go to Port Aransas’ Sandfest? Well, get ready for a fun-filled and exciting vacation! Sandfest is a yearly event that features local artists, amazing sand sculptures, great vibes, yummy food, and fun times to be had by all. We love being able to plan a spring getaway to the sunny state of Texas that focuses on this bustling and upbeat event!

Plus, there are dozens of neighborhoods, towns, cities, and neighborhoods that are perfect base areas and focal points for accommodation during your trip to Sandfest. At The Dunes, we offer a wide variety of pristine properties within walking distance of Sandfest in Port Aransas, TX. Stay in The Dunes Condominiums with a modern kitchen, comfortable bedrooms, ample common space areas, quality furnishings, and top-tier furnishings to have the holiday of your dreams and explore Sandfest to the fullest!

Check out the Port Aransas Sandfest this Summer!

The 2023 Texas Sandfest is held April 14th to 16th, rain or shine! So even if there are a few showers in the sky, you can still come here, have a great time, and check out some of the best artwork in the entire state. Sandfest is the largest beach sand sculpture competition in the entire country, so it is well worth planning your trip around!

Head here this weekend to check out live music, shopping vendors, stalls, tasty food, mouthwatering treats, and eye-catching sand sculptures. You can even meet the sculptors and the artists behind the amazing sand creations that are dotted over the white sand beaches.


During your weekend at Sandfest, you can enjoy some local entertainment to keep you singing and dancing all day and all night long! On Friday, check out some tunes by Rich Lockhart, Clay Hollis, and The Wilder Blue to really set the tone for a rip-roaring country weekend. On Saturday, you can catch Ty Dietz, Jon Stork, and Mark Powell tearing up the stage from 2 pm to 7 pm. On the final day of the fun-filled Sandfest, check out the John Elijah Band, Texas String Assembly, and Cory Morrow play some funky tunes that you can sing along to.

Golf Cart Raffle

Another fun thing to do during your stay at Sandfest is to take part in the golf cart raffle! You can enter your chance at winning one of the EZ-Go Express L6 golf carts to drive around the beautiful area of Port Aransas, Texas. These pristine golf carts feature a custom aluminum canopy to keep the sun off of your face, 14” custom wheels to go over dirt and uneven terrain, kicker four-speaker stereo to play your favorite tunes, Port A Coastal Package, and custom premium seats that keep you comfortable during longer journeys.


While you are at Sandfest, make sure you keep an eye out for all of the different competitions. There is the Amateur Competition, Master Duo Sculptors, Master Solo Sculptors, Semi-Pro Sculptors, and Sculptor Coordinators.


During your time at Port Aransas Sandfest, you can walk around and check out the multiple food vendors and non-food vendors that dot the Port Aransas area. The food vendors churn out classic Southern food, yummy snacks, and ice-cold drinks that are perfect for a hot day in the summer sunshine. Non-food vendors sell souvenirs, high-end boutique options, and sand trinkets that are great for bringing back home to your friends and family.

Sandfest Accommodation for Your Trip

Where should you stay for your upcoming exciting holiday? Forget spending hours and hours using search engines, only to find overpriced Airbnb’s and boring hotels. We have a better idea.

At The Dunes, we offer pristine and modern holiday beachfront condos that are sure to provide you with all you may need, and more, during your stay. We make sure that every single box is ticked, and you never want anything while you stay in one of our luxurious and high-end properties. Instead of spending your hard-earned money on a crowded hotel room that has shared amenities, why not choose beautiful condos that are all yours?

We are looking at pristine condos with pool, hot tub, grill area and elaborate outdoor spaces for dining al fresco, large common areas for relaxing after a long day at Sandfest, and plush bedrooms for waking up feeling rested and ready to tackle the next day of vacation.

Check out The Dunes and see why we are the #1 beachfront property to use for your upcoming Sandfest extravaganza! We guarantee that our consistent guest communication, high-end amenities, luxurious condos, modern touches, cozy furnishings, spotless kitchens, and breathtaking views from all of our condos are going to make you never want to leave. We guarantee that every single one of our Port Aransas condominiums on the beach comes with every amenity you could ever need.

Come back for Sandfest 2024, too!