We’ve recently been informed that the POCO Bueno Fishing Tournament, which had become an almost 50 year Tradition in POC, has been cancelled for this year. As a result Tigrett Vacation Rentals will have some properties opening up for that July Week in POC. So be on the Lookout for our Extended Stay Specials! More Details to Follow!
The Tigrett Vacation Rental Team wishes all of you a Terrific 2019! We look forward to continuing to help you meet your vacation rental needs. Our aim is to provide you with Personal Attention and a great Port O’Connor Experience!
The Weather is Calming Down and the Fishing has been Phenomenal! Lots of Redfish and Black Drum…Trout also plentiful! Be sure to get your Floundering in before November 1st when bag limits go down from 5 to 2! There are still accommodations available-Call Soon!
Summer events are still in full swing here in POC. Fishing continues to be great and plenty of visitors are still enjoying our coastal activities.
Book your end of summer trip now while places are still available! As of today, we have several rentals open, plus some brand new additions, for Labor Day Weekend. That’s unusual! So we invite you to spend some time exploring our website and book your get-away soon.
There are several fishing tournaments hosted in Port O’Connor, many are invitation only, but it’s a fun time to be in POC. Watching the boats arrive for the offshore competition is a great spectator sport!
Below is a list of some of the bigger events held here in POC:
Come out and join in the fun during this year’s 4th of July Celebration. It all takes place on Saturday, July 7th at Kingfisher Beach on Matagorda Bay. Craft and food vendors of all types will be at the front beach from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM. The POC Volunteer Fire Department will hold their annual BBQ fundraiser starting at 11:00 AM. And of course, the fireworks display is always a treat – one of the biggest and best on the Texas Gulf Coast. Fireworks begin at dark so bring friends and family to enjoy the day together!
We’ve just experienced another wonderful Warrior’s Weekend in Port O ‘Connor. This event touches the hearts of many in our community, including the staff and friends of Tigrett Real Estate.
Warrior’s Weekend started more than 12 years ago by a group of local fishing enthusiasts. The annual event now provides fishing, camaraderie, bonding and healing for our combat veterans and their families.
Our task at Tigrett Real Estate has evolved from providing rental units to providing donated accommodations for the veterans and families who drive in to Port O’Connor. Our ultimate goal is to provide the best quality housing available. This is accomplished by the generosity of numerous residential owners in our area who offer a guest room, apartment or even their entire vacation home to these heroes. This year we were able to make over 183 placements which accommodated over 300 people.
We are honored to be a part of this amazing organization. Each year our team at Tigrett Real Estate is overwhelmed by the generosity of our community. We appreciate all who donated housing and welcomed our veterans. It is truly a labor of love for us all.
If you haven’t been to Port O’ Connor lately you are going to be pleasantly surprised how this community has banded together to bounce back after Hurricane Harvey. All of our Tigrett Vacation Rental properties are back up to par, and storm debris in the bay is virtually nonexistent. Our shrimping fleet is back at work and there’s plenty of bait at all of the boat ramps which are 100% in operation.
I personally have had a hand full of guided trips over the past 2 weeks due to the fact that people cannot get down here due to destruction in their areas. I will tell you that we are ready and recovered to help you put your friends or customers on some fish of a lifetime. The bay seems rejuvenated and the fish are hungry. The trips I have had have enjoyed full limits of red fish and near limits of speckled trout along with a handful of black drum.
We hope that you are able to recover quickly and get back down to the end of the road to make those memories of a lifetime. We are enjoying lighter crowds on the bay and its like we are back to being the best kept secret on the coast.
Capt’n Stephen Boriskie
Special Correspondent to Tigrett Real Estate
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