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Come watch the Mayor of Corpus Christi walk the plank of the Red Dragon Pirate Ship as the Buc Days tradition to take over control of the City continues!

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:00 PM
Watch from the dock near Joe’s Crab Shack at 444 N. Shoreline.


Stripes Carnival
New Location:  Outside American Bank Center Arena
April 29 – May 9, 2021


Wade Shows will be the Carnival provider helping us celebrate with new rides and games. Wade Shows has played some of the top fairs and events in North America including Fiesta in San Antonio. They provide a variety of rides from extreme to mild to satisfy patrons of all ages. Go to WadeShows.com for list of rides.

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Hours & Schedule

November 19 – 29, 2020
Day Open Close
Thurs & Fri 11/19-20 5PM MIDNIGHT
Sat & Sun 11/21-22 12PM MIDNIGHT
Mon-Fri 3PM 10PM
Sat & Sun 11/28-29 NOON MIDNIGHT


Type Price
All-You-Can-Ride Wristbands $30
Adult Single Gate Entry $6
Child Single Gate Entry $4
Military ID Single Gate Entry $4
Seniors 65+ Single Gate Entry $4
Children under 36 inches tall are Free Free
Mother’s Days Special: $15 Wristbands on May 10th only.
DOLLAR NIGHTS presented by CCRTA! Nov. 19th and Nov. 27th – Enjoy $1 Gate and $1 Rides all night!

Treasure Island Shopping
American Bank Center Exhibit Hall
April 29 – May 9, 2021


The *NEW* Buccaneer Days Shopping Experience is coming!

With over 76,000 sq.ft. of exhibit space, TREASURE ISLAND will be filled with a diverse group of vendors sure to have something for everyone! In
addition to the shopping, guests are surrounded by plenty of indoor fun – Racing Pigs, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Live Entertainment on the Community Stage and Concession Areas.

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Hours & Schedule

April 29 – May 9, 2021
Day Open Close
Monday – Friday 4PM 9PM
Saturdays 11AM 10PM
Sundays 11AM 9PM


Access to Treasure Island is included with gate admission and is easily
accessible from the carnival, outdoor stage and Gold Star Saloon VIP Area

The Buc Stage
presented by Coors Light



If you are looking for a great spot to grab a drink, enjoy a corn dog and listen to great tunes, check out the Buc Stage. The Red Dragon Pirate Shenanigan Shows and live Music featuring local bands will entertain on the stage.

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