Upcoming Events

Port Aransas
Wooden Boat Festival

April 6-8, 2018

Classes at Farley Boat Works
Build a Port Aransas Skiff
Woodcarving Class
Model Skiff Building
Build a Wooden Toolbox
Family Boatbuilding
Youth Boatbuilding Camps

Help Us Recover From Hurricane Harvey

The Port Aransas Museum and Farley Boat Works were seriously damaged by Hurricane Harvey. Your generous donations of time and money are helping us rebuild and keep the history of our island community alive.

Click below for extent of damage and how you can help

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Latest News

The Schooner Lydia Ann

State of the Schooner Lydia Ann, Post Harvey Dan Pecore, Shipwright We spent the first 3-4 months after Harvey cleaning up and repairing things.  Specifically, we first thoroughly cleaned and rearranged the Schooner [...]

Port Aransas South Jetty Editorial

Preserve Path Forward By Mary Henkel Judson January 31, 2018 Negative events can have positive consequences. Hurricane Harvey is one of the worst things ever to happen to Port Aransas, and yet, some good things [...]

Benefit Concert

Harvey Is History! Hurricane Relief Concert Thursday, January 25th 8pm Please join us for an amazing evening of music and poetry at the Third Coast Theater in Port Aransas.  Lineup includes legendary Texas musicians Terry [...]