Nueces County Medical Society Health Fair ::

Nueces County Medical Society Health Fair Date: Saturday August 01, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM

Nueces County Medical Society Health Fair
Saturday, August 1, 2015 - 9:00AM-2:00PM
American Bank Center Exhibit Hall
Admission: FREE

The 50th Anniversary Health Fair, presented by the Nueces County Medical Society, will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2015 from 9am - 2pm, at American Bank Center Exhibit Hall. Local Corpus Chr ist i hospital systems will be present and there should be over 100 specialty exhibitor booths for visitors to patron, including vendors that focus on youth wellness programs such as nutrition, FREE adolescent immunizations*, FREE athletic physicals, child safety resources, health insurance program enrollment opportunities (such as Medicaid and CHIP), and vital screenings. The Nueces County Medical Society
Alliance, in partnership with The Texas Medical Association Foundation, will have a Hard Hats for Little Heads™ station offering FREE bicycle helmets and fittings for kids! Driscoll Children’s Hospital is sponsoring our Children’s Area this year with fun activities and opportunities for healthy play. Community Health in Action Areas will offer Famil y & Friends CPR training by The American Heart Association and the Coastal Bend Blood Center will present two blood mobiles for donations. Regarding Women’s Health, First Friday will offer a breast health information area that includes mammogram screening assistance and educational/support resources. There will also be a live “Ask the Doctor : Women’s Health” booth staffed by NCMS physicians who will answer questions regarding women’s health and wellness. Additionally, an Active Older Adult Area will host a variety of geriatric initiatives, senior health and rehabilitation programs. The public at -large will also have the opportunity to receive a variety of FREE screenings/testing, view healthy lifestyle demonstrations, and network with local wellness vendors. The following services will be offered during this year’s fair :

Adult immunizations* Diabetes Test ing
Blood Sugar/Glucose Lipid Panels
Blood Pressure ‘Ask the Doctor’ booths
Iron Screenings Massage
Cholesterol Screening Hand EMG testing
Varicose Vein Screening  



The Nueces County Medical Society, founded in 1904, is a professional association of over 750 physicians, whose primary goal is to promote the health and wellness of the community. NCMS has organized and sponsored the Health Fair as a public service for the citizens of Corpus Christi for forty-nine years in an effort to encourage a healthy lifestyle and foster wellness within the Coastal Bend region. Each year, thousands of people attend the Health Fair to take advantage of complimentary education, training, entertainment, and health services that are provided by our exhibitors. NCMS Health Fair would not be possible if not for the support of our esteemed sponsors, grant-matching organizations, vendors, volunteers and community partnerships. (*eligibility requirements may apply)


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Tickets available at the American Bank Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets including select H-E-B* and Walmart* locations, or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Additional fees may apply.

*H-E-B Ticketmaster outlets:
5313 Saratoga
11100 Leopard -- Calallen
3133 S. Alameda
1115 E. Main Street - Alice

*Walmart Ticketmaster outlets:
1250 Flour Bluff Dr
4833 South Padre Island
6101 Saratoga Road


Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza ::

Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza Begins: Friday August 07, 2015
Ends: Sunday August 09, 2015

Hunting and Fishing Extravaganza
August 7-9, 2015
American Bank Center Exhibit Hall
Ticket Prices: $10, $5
Tickets available at the door

The Granddaddy of ALL Texas hunting and fishing shows comes to Corpus Christi for 2015 – so, make sure you and the whole family are there!

Try out the latest deer hunting and fishing equipment, accessories, clothing, rifles, knives, archery & other exciting hunting and fishing gear.

Friday 3:00PM - 9:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM - 7:00PM
Sunday 10:00AM - 5:00PM

FREE for Kids 12 and under.
FREE Active Military and Veterans with ID!
FREE TTHA Members on Friday.
FREE TTHA Platinum Life Members all weekend.

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Discover the Dinosaurs ::

Discover the Dinosaurs Begins: Friday August 14, 2015
Ends: Sunday August 16, 2015

Discover the Dinosaurs
August 14-16, 2015
American Bank Center Exhibit Hall
Tickets on sale now!

Discover the Dinosaurs is for the entire family, and especially kids, to explore the mystery of pre-historic life in an environment of learning, discovery, and fun.

Discover the Dinosaurs is a unique hands on exhibit that consists of up to 40 moving and replica museum quality dinosaurs that gives you the opportunity to actually get close and touch the dinosaurs! Beyond the exhibit, additional fun activities are available for kids of all ages, which make spending the day with the dinosaurs a great experience for the entire family.

Friday, August 14th - 12:00PM - 9:00PM
Saturday, August 15th - 10:00AM - 8:00PM
Sunday, August 16th - 10:00AM - 7:00PM

This is a walk through exhibit. Meaning you go at your own pace. There are no set performance times.

Location / Admission

Admission*: BUY TICKETS!
(taxes included)
Adults : $18.00(13yrs & older)
Children:$22.00 (2-12yrs) EXHIBIT PLUS
Children:$16.00 (2-12yrs) EXHIBIT ONLY
Seniors: $16.00 (65+)
Children 24months and under free.

  • EXHIBIT PLUS includes Dinosaur Exhibit, Dino Dig, Dino Den, Dino Theater, Dino Coloring Station, Scavenger Hunt, Unlimited Dinosaurs Rides, Mini Golf, and Inflatables.
  • EXHIBIT ONLY includes Dinosaur Exhibit, Dino Dig, Dino Den, Dino Theater, Dino Coloring Station and Scavenger Hunt.(Individual ride tickets may be purchased for $5-$6)
  • NOTE: Following activities require separate tickets: Gem & Fossil Mining and Face Painting
  • *Exhibit Only tickets CANNOT be purchased online.
  • Please print out your online tickets and bring them with you to speed up the entry process.

Discount Tickets

We have a limited number of DISCOUNT TICKETS for the following day only! >> Friday August 14th <<

  • Discount tickets available for online purchases only.
  • They are only available until the event opens.

Tickets are delivered electronically. You print them yourself!


Other Info

Due to the volume of guests, morning and late day are best times to visit the exhibit to avoid crowds.

Please note that during peak times you may have to wait before purchasing your tickets. For that reason we suggest purchasing your tickets to Discover the Dinosaurs online.

Online ticket purchases are delivered electronically, you print them out on your computer or present them on your smart phone.

For the safety of our guests Dino Rides and Inflatables have height/weight restrictions.

Here are the GPS coordinates: (27.808607,-97.394025) of the venue.

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