April 29, 2024

Living at The Islands of Rockport: Summer Activities in Rockport


Living at The Islands of Rockport offers more than just a home…it’s a gateway to a vibrant coastal lifestyle in the heart of Rockport. This community combines the best in both spectacular designed homes and amenities, along with a location for amazing fishing while being convenient to shopping and and restaurants. With its prime location on the Texas Coast, our residents have access to exciting attractions and summer activities in Rockport and the surrounding community. From beach relaxation to downtown exploration, fishing adventures, and historical discoveries, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in Rockport. Let’s explore the top things to do this summer when living at The Islands of Rockport!


Soak Up the Sun at Rockport Beach

One of the most popular summer activities in Rockport!  Start your summer days with a dose of vitamin sea at Rockport Beach, just a few minutes from The Islands of Rockport. Spend lazy days lounging on the sandy shores, building sandcastles with the kids, or taking a refreshing dip in the bay waters. With its calm surf and scenic views, Rockport Beach is the perfect spot for beachside picnics, sunset strolls, and memorable family outings.

White sand beach and palm trees at Rockport Beach


Discover Downtown Rockport

Take a stroll through downtown Rockport and immerse yourself in its charming coastal atmosphere. Explore a mix of boutiques, art galleries, and specialty shops that line the streets. From locally crafted souvenirs to unique gifts and treasures, downtown Rockport offers a shopping experience for everyone.


Take a Dip and Cool Off

A break from the summer heat is just footsteps away at The Islands of Rockport Community Clubhouse and Pool; or take it a step further and build your own pool on your waterfront property at The Islands of Rockport.

Amenity center with outdoor pool and palm trees at Islands of Rockport


Reel in The Memories

Experience the thrill of fishing in the rich waters of Rockport, known for its abundance of marine life and excellent fishing opportunities. Whether you’re an avid angler or a novice fisherman, there are plenty of options to reel in the big catch. Charter a fishing boat and head offshore for a deep‑sea fishing adventure, keep your boat at your Islands of Rockport home and enjoy world‑class bay fishing in minutes, or try your luck from the nearby fishing piers and jetties. With redfish, trout, flounder, and more, Rockport promises an unforgettable fishing experience for residents of The Islands of Rockport.


Explore Rockport’s History

Dive into the fascinating history of Rockport and discover its past through historical landmarks and attractions. Visit the Fulton Mansion State Historic Site and step back in time to the Victorian era with a guided tour of this beautifully preserved mansion. Explore the Rockport History Center along with the iconic Railroad Depot, or take a self‑guided walking tour through the Heritage District to admire historic homes and buildings.

Exterior view of Fulton Mansion with palm trees


Living at The Islands of Rockport opens the door to endless summer activities in Rockport. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, exploration, or outdoor excitement, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this vibrant coastal community. From sun‑soaked days at the beach to strolls through downtown, fishing, and immersive historical experiences, Rockport offers a diverse array of activities and attractions for residents to enjoy all summer long. Dive into the coastal lifestyle at The Islands of Rockport and make this summer your most memorable yet!


Want to learn more about The Islands of Rockport? Contact us today to ask about our community, inquire about our available lots, homes, and villas, or to schedule a personalized tour so you can see for yourself what makes The Islands such an enchanting place to call home!