Fill your calendar with fun all year long. From art exhibitions and demonstrations to film, food and wine festivals, there’s always a good time to be had in and around the Cultural Arts District. If you’d like to see all of Rockport’s events head over to the Rockport Fulton Chamber of Commerce Event Calendar.
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Rockport Center for the Arts – 2020 Film Festival
November 12, 2020 @ 8:00 am - November 15, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
The Rockport Film Festival is the second weekend in November, when Texas days are still warm but Texas nights are cool. It all kicks off with a Red Carpet Event the Thursday before the festival, and films screen all day Friday and Saturday.
The Thursday night Red Carpet Event and screening is held outside, under the Autumn moon. The 2020 location is TBA. The screenings on Friday, Saturday, & Sunday will be at Movies, Inc.
THURSDAY, NOV 12 – SUNDAY, NOV 15
All Friday-Sunday screenings take place at Movies Inc, 1277 Hwy 35 N Bypass, Aransas Pass, TX 78336. Tickets are $5. Theaters will not be filled past 50% capacity and masks are required. Go to www.rockportfilmfestival.com/schedule for scheduling information.
WHAT KIND OF FILMS SCREEN AT THE ROCKPORT FILM FESTIVAL?
We have six categories of films:
1. Documentary Feature
2. Fiction Feature
3. Documentary Short
4. Fiction Short
5. Animated Short
6. Student Film
Five of the films will be full-length features. There will be four short film blocks, around 90 minutes long and consisting of six to eight short films.
We showcase films from across the globe! Although it varies every year, in 2017, 30% of our films are international, 30% were from Texas, and the rest came from across the country.
HOW DO I ATTEND THE FESTIVAL? WHERE DO I PURCHASE TICKETS?
Single entry tickets are $5. You will be able to purchase them online or in person. VIP passes, which guarantees you own personal seat at the theater for the entirety of the festival are $100 and can be purchased online starting in October.
HOW DO I RECEIVE MY TICKETS I HAVE BOUGHT ONLINE?
This year, we will have no physical Red Carpet Event tickets. We will have a guest list at the door, so be sure to give us the names of your guests. VIP passes can be picked up at three locations:
November 1 – 12, Monday – Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM at Rockport Center for the Arts, 406 S. Austin Street, Rockport, TX
November 13 -15, 11:30 AM – 10 PM at the screening venue