Port Aransas' Best Live Music Venue
Third Coast Theater is our on-site music venue here at Seashell Village Resort. Third Coast Theater has featured many of Texas’ top live music singers / songwriters. Here you will see songwriters including, Radney Foster, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Hayes Carll, Bruce Robison, Kelly Willis, Slaid Cleaves, Walt Wilkins, Cody Canada, Terri Hendrix & Lloyd Maines, Mark McKinney, Mike McClure, Max Stalling, Larry Joe Taylor, Keith Sykes, Susan Gibson and many, many more.
Our venue is intimate, seating up to 175 guests in an intimate setting that gets you up close and personal with the artists. There is nothing like it in Port Aransas! Bring your own beverage, sit back and enjoy an evening listening to your favorite music.
Come and see what all the buzz is about!
For more information, call 361-749-4294 or visit www.thirdcoasttheater.com
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Please read this entire page before contacting us with a query. It is designed to help answer many commonly asked questions about our theater and is most likely the quickest way for us to help you.
1. When does Third Coast Theater have live music?
We typically have shows once or twice per month. All shows are on either a Friday or Saturday night.
2. When do tickets go on sale?
Tickets for our shows typically go on sale between one and two months before the date of the show. Many times, shows will be announced on our website and Facebook page before tickets are officially on sale.
3. How can I buy tickets?
Pre-sale tickets can be purchased on our Third Coast Theater webpage, which will link directly to our Ticketbud page. Tickets can also be purchased at the door if we did not sell out during pre-sale.
4. What type of proof of purchase do I need at the door?
We use a will-call list for all pre-sale tickets. For proof of purchase, you can bring a printed version of your ticket (emailed to you by Ticketbud) or a SmartPhone with a scannable image of your ticket. If you do not have either of these items when you get to the door, we can also look up your proof of purchase using your name.
5. What time do your doors open?
Doors open at 7pm and all shows start at 8pm.
6. Where do I park?
Parking is available in the grass lot next to Shell's restaurant on 11th Street. (DO NOT PARK IN THE SHELLS PARKING LOT) From the grass lot, walk through the gate and outdoor courtyard to the theater.
7. Why can't I park in the Seashell Village parking lot?
The Seashell Village parking lot is available for hotel overnight guests only. Third Coast Theater guests with mobility issues are welcome to unload at the Third Coast Theater entrance before pulling around to the Third Coast Theater grass lot on 11th Street.
8. Where is your entrance?
The entrance to Third Coast Theater is located on the east side of the theater, accessible from the Seashell Village parking lot.
9. Do you have assigned seating?
No. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis. Doors open at 7pm, giving guests one hour to arrive and choose their seats before the show starts at 8pm.
10. Do you have a bar?
No. Third Coast Theater is completely BYOB. You are welcome to bring your own beer, wine or other beverage. We do not provide cups, set ups, or water.
11. Do you have a dress code?
Not really. You're on island time, so feel free to come casual. But shoes and shirt required.
12. Are your concerts held indoors or outdoors?
All of our concerts are held indoors.
13. How long are the concerts?
All concerts start at 8pm and typically last 2 hours. There is time afterward to purchase merchandise from the artists.
14. Is smoking allowed in the theater?
15. Is there an age limit?
We do not have an age limit, however, we are a listening room. Think of it as movie theater rules when planning to bring your young children - just make sure they are of an age where they can sit still and listen to the music without disturbing the other guests.
16. How can I keep up with who is coming to Third Coast Theater?
Our website and Facebook pages are updated frequently with new shows, but the best way to keep up with everything going on at Third Coast Theater is to join our mailing list. Click here to sign up!
17. Can I get a refund on my tickets?
Third Coast Theater will issue you a full refund on your tickets as long as the refund request has been made at least 24 hours before the day of the show.
18. I don't want to pay the credit card processing fee. Can I pay cash for my ticket?
You are welcome to pay cash for your ticket at the door on the night of the show, but you do assume the risk of the show selling out. All pre-sale tickets must be paid for via credit card.
19. Who do I contact about booking inquiries?
You can email Cassie for booking inquiries here.
20. Can I rent the theater space for a private event?
Yes! Third Coast Theater can be rented for weddings, showers, family reunions, business conferences, etc. Please contact our Seashell Village office for pricing and scheduling. You can email the office here.
If you have further questions, you can contact the Seashell Village office at 3617494294.
Coming Up At Third Coast Theater...
Due to Hurricane Harvey, the Hayes Carll shows on September 8th & 9th have been cancelled until further notice. All tickets will be refunded as soon as possible.