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Arts and Culture

Immerse yourself in the arts on South Padre Island.

El Paseo Arts Foundation

Bringing theatrical arts to the Lower Rio Grande Valley. Learn More

Fam Fest

The Island’s premier film, art and music festival. Learn More

The lower Rio Grande Valley is a regional arts destination.

The Lower Rio Grande Valley area has many active local arts groups in the visual, literary and performing arts, and the El Paseo Arts Foundation serves as an umbrella organization for these various groups, providing assistance with grant funding initiatives, financial support for special cooperative projects, and networking efforts with state and national organizations. The Foundation is also a strong and nationally recognized advocate for arts funding and support. For upcoming events, click here.