Set your sights on the Bayfront as Pirates take over the City!

Join us April 30 – May 10, 2020 for live music, amusements and rides! Don’t miss any of the fun!


Dunking of the Mayor
Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM


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, May 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Watch from the dock near Joe’s Crab Shack at 444 N. Shoreline.



Stripes Carnival
May 2 – 12, 2019


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 provides a variety of rides from extreme to mild to satisfy patrons of all ages. Go to for list of rides.

Buy Tickets Steals & Deals Park & Ride

Hours & Schedule

May 2 – 12, 2019
Day Open Close
Mon-Thur 5PM 10PM


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 12th only.
DOLLAR NIGHT THURSDAYS! May 2nd and May 9th – Enjoy $1 Gate and $1 Rides all night!

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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