This weekend is approaching fast and now that the holidays are over it is time to relax and enjoy some time off. With that in mind some may be asking what the city has to offer, let’s have a look.

From January 19 through February 1 Dine Downtown Corpus Christi will be taking place. Enjoy 3 for 1 or 2 for 1 prices at Downtown restaurants until Feb. 1! No tickets or coupons necessary! Then, take your receipts to the shops downtown and receive discounts. Want to stay downtown? Hotels are participating, too! Get downtown and take advantage. Learn more about participating restaurants and shops at dinedowntowncc.com

Come check us out at Party Ventures, 1257 Nile Dr every Thursday from 6:30pm - 8 pm. Are you ready to start the New Year right by traveling, having fun, and saving money doing it! Then you should be here! If you are ready to meet new people that have the same interest as you, learn how to travel at wholesale prices, and create new memories, this is the place for you. For ages 18 and over. Come join in on the fun and check out what you are missing. Upon arrival ask for the owners of Party Ventures Donney and Norma Zumwalt we cant wait to meet you.

Brewster Street Ice House presents William Clark Green w/ Thieving Birds Tickets only after 8 PM, Music starts at 9 PM Tickets: $10 ADV / $12 DOS All Ages Show. Unless Otherwise Stated, Ages 10 & Under are Free when Accompanied by an Adult.(One under 10 child per one paid adult). $3 surcharge at the door for minors 20 & under (not applicable to children under 10).

Classic Rock 104.5, Jake FM, & Planet 102.3 present: Concert for a Cure! Tobenefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Featuring Clarissa Serna with special guests Splendiferous & Lady Katherine Tickets: *FREE show!* No ticket required Sponsored by: U.S. Army & Sheinberg Tools Sponsored in part by: Competition Sound - See more at: http://www.brewsterstreet.net/music.html#sthash.izBIMENQ.dpuf.

Do you enjoy playing chess or have a desire to learn how? Join other chess enthusiast and compete in a friendly unrated chess tournament, for all ages. Registration at 10:30 am. Chess tournament starts at 11 pm. Instructional chess lessons for beginners available after the tournament starting @ 2 pm.

Enjoy a “Glimpse of Island Life” during the 27th Port Aransas Home Tour Saturday January 31, 2015 presented by the Port Aransas Garden Club. The Port Aransas Home Tour offers bus tours at 9:00 A.M. and 11:00 A.M. departing from the Community Center located at 408 North Alister or a self-guided tour from 1:00 – 5:00 P.M. Your bus ticket also permits you to view those homes not included in the morning tour during the afternoon. All tours begin at the Community Center. Tickets are $25.00 p/p for the bus tour and $20.00 p/p for the self-guided tour. Both can be purchased via our website www.PortAransasGardenClub.org using PayPal after Thanksgiving, at both Gratitude and Mustang Island Art Gallery starting December 15 and on tour day at the Community Center. For ticket information call the PAGC ticket hotline 361-876-4375 or email portagardenclub@hotmail.com. PAGC is a 501©3 non-profit organization.

Bring your kids age 5-12 out to the park and fish FREE for Rainbow Trout! A small section of the lake will be stocked with trout and fishing poles will be provided for kids to go fishing and take home with them! There will also be plenty of games and a free hot dog lunch! Hourly sessions will start at 9:00 AM. Call (361) 547-2635 for more information.