Island Bash This Saturday

The Corpus Christi Police Department will be hosting the CCPD Island Bash  on Saturday, June 6th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Packery Channel Boat Ramp. The boat ramp is located at the corner of Zahn Rd. and State Highway 361. This is the second year that we will be having an Island Police Substation manned on a daily basis to assist tourist and the community with police related issues while visiting Padre Island. 

The Corpus Christi Fire Department and the Flour Bluff Volunteer Fire Department will have fire trucks on display. Driscoll Children’s Hospital and the Texas Department of Transportation will be on hand to provide various forms of information and display booths. Texas Parks and Wildlife along with the U.S. Customs will have boats on display, with a Game Warden and a Special Agent available for questions.

The Corpus Christi Police Department will exhibit the Police Museum, the auto theft task force, and crime prevention unit. The auto theft task force will be providing Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) etching.

The U.S. Border Patrol will be exhibiting equipment and will be available for questions.

The Texas Sea Life and Botanical Gardens will be providing education and have various animals from the region on display.

The National Seashore will be providing sea turtle education.