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Buc Days

Monday-Friday: Gates open at 5pm
Saturday-Sunday: Gates open at 12pm
Box Offices

🎟 Box Office – Gate 1 Opens at 12pm Daily (Fitzgerald St. & N. Shoreline Blvd Location)
🎟 Box Office – Gate 2 Opens at 5pm (N. Charparral St. & Brewster St.)

ARRR you ready?! We’re waving the Jolly Roger flag once again to bring something for buccaneers and buckaroos of all ages right here in Corpus Christi, TX. Get ready for Rodeo Corpus Christi, PBR Velocity Tour FINALS, NavyArmy Night Parade, Children’s Parade, Stripes Carnival, Shopping, daily live music on the outdoor stage and much more.

Buccaneer Commission’s Mission: Promote tradition and community pride in the Coastal Bend by producing exceptional family entertainment that results in educational scholarships.

To date, the Buccaneer Commission has awarded over $1.4 million in scholarships and grants.

Buc Days Stripes Carnival

Monday-Friday: Gates open at 5pm
Saturday-Sunday: Gates open at 12pm

Get ready for thrills and excitement for all ages. Whether you’re looking forward to the carousel, Ferris wheel or any of our lightning-fast, mind-bending rides—there’s something for everyone. And, of course, no visit to the Stripes Carnival is complete without food and drinks. It’s all right here.

Wade Shows is our carnival provider again this year, 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 provide a variety of rides from extreme to mild to satisfy patrons of all ages. Go to WadeShows.com for list of rides.

Festival Grounds & Parking Info: https://bucdays.com/festival-grounds/

FAQs: https://bucdays.com/faqs/

Buc Days Treasure Island presented by Cheniere

Monday-Friday: 5-9pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12-9pm

Buc Days is excited to announce the addition of Treasure Island to our 11-day festival!

Take a break from the outdoor fun and head inside the American Bank Center Exhibit Hall for over 75,000 square feet of shopping, concessions and attractions – live pirate shows, racing pigs, petting zoo, pony rides, ag-venture land, and more. Access to Treasure Island is included with gate admission and easily accessible from the Carnival and Outdoor Stage.

More info: https://bucdays.com/attractions/treasure-island/

Interested in renting booth space within Treasure Island? We’d love to have you!

More info and online application here: https://bucdays.com/get-involved/vendors/


Buckin’ Marlin Outdoor Stage

There’s nothing quite like the combination of live music, cold drinks and that special Buc Days energy we all love. We’ve got you covered at the Buckin’ Marlin Stage. With daily performances, you can hear your favorite local bands—and discover new ones along the way.

Stage Schedule can be found here: https://bucdays.com/attractions/buckin-marlin-stage/



Any bags larger than a clutch bag will need to be clear. Bags no larger than 12″x12″x6″ will be permitted inside American Bank Center. We do allow each member of the party to bring in a large clear ziploc bag, including children, of their belongings. Guests who have bags larger than this size will be asked to return them to their vehicles. All bags will also be searched for prohibited items at entry before walking through the metal detectors.

Learn more about prohibited items here


  • Masks are strongly recommended in American Bank Center when social distancing is not available or for unvaccinated individuals
  • Social distancing is encouraged throughout the facility when possible
  • We encourage guests to avoid touching their face and frequently washing and sanitizing their hands


Smoking is not permitted in the arena, auditorium nor convention center including e-cigarettes, at any time. Smoking must be a minimum of 50ft away from any entrance to American Bank Center.

For your safety, once a person exits the American Bank Center, re-entry is strictly prohibited.


May 14, 2022
12:00 pm


1901 N. Shoreline Blvd
Corpus Christi, 78401 United States
(361) 826-4700