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 2024 Historic Preservation Awards

Wednesday May 22, 2024 

6:00 PM in the Gardens of the History Center

The month of May is Historic Preservation month. It presents an opportunity to recognize those who have contributed to our heritage by actively perserving Aransas County History. Historic sites and projects connect us to the past and provide us with a sense of continuity. 

Friends of the History Center, AC Historical Society, & AC Historical Commision seek worthy examples of Historic Preservation in Aransas County to make 2-3 "Honor Awards for Historic Preservation".

Deadline: Nominations to be submitted by

Friday April 19, 2:00pm

Nominations may be made using the below linked form

Nomination Form 2024


Festival Tapestry: Threads of Time

May 4, 2024 10AM

The History Center for Aransas County Gardens

Chad Lee, chair of the R-F Chamber of Commerce, will
be the speaker and the Joe Fox Band will entertain. 
In this exhibit, visitors can explore the interwoven stories, traditions, and vibrant moments that have shaped Rockport-Fulton’s festival scene over the years. Each festival
becomes a unique thread, contributing to the rich and colorful tapestry of our region’s history.


Festival Tapestry - Threads of time postcard.jpg


**Programs will be held on Sunday afternoons at 2:00 PM.

Featured topics and speakers will be: 

1) May 4 (Sat. 10 AM) Music by the Joe Fox Band and comments by Chad Lee

2) May 12 (Sun., 2:00 PM) LamarDiGras, Oysterfest

3) May 26 (Sun. 2:00 PM) Art Festival, Wine Fest

4) June 9 (Sun. 2:00 PM) Texas Centennial  (1936), Ciyt/County Centennial (1970), Sesquicentennial (2021), HummerBird

Keep Aransas County Beautiful 

Meets at the center the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10a-12p... bring a plant take a plant.



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