June 26 80s-themed event part of Party Under the Palms series; event includes Kymco Like 50i Scooter giveaway  

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (June 18, 2021) — La Palmera’s Party Under the Palms celebration continues with “Totally Rad Movie Night” on Saturday, June 26, from 6:30–10 p.m.

The free event kicks off with an 80s-themed party near the La Palmera Cafes food court from 6:30-8 p.m., complete with a DJ, free beer samples from L&F Distributing (guests 21 and up, while supplies last), and an 80s inspired hair show courtesy of Urban Aesthetix, while 361 Mobile Gaming will be in Center Court with a gaming trailer loaded with classic games available for free play. From 8:30–10 p.m., 192 guests, already pre-registered, will catch a special Center Court screening of the Corpus Christi 80s cult classic starring Helen and Christian Slater, presented by C-101.

Movie check-in begins at 7:30 p.m. in Center Court and guests must checked in by 8 p.m. or the reservation will be forfeited with waitlist attendees contacted for seating. Those wanting to get on the waitlist can do so on the Party Under the Palms page at lapalmera.com.

Mall guests and event attendees can register June 26 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. at Concierge for the chance to win a Kymco Like 50i Scooter, courtesy of Irv Thomas Honda Suzuki Polaris, with the winner announced at 8:15 p.m. in Center Court (must be present to win). Special offers will also be available at select stores and food locations from 6:30–9 p.m., including Doc Popcorn/Dippin’ Dots, Bourbon Street Candy Co., Rosetta K Fashion, Lovisa and Lane Bryant.

The event extends past mall hours so parking between JCPenney and Macy’s off McArdle Street is recommended for more direct access to parking following the event.


  • Música and Movie Saturday, July 10, 6:30–10:30 p.m.
  • Back-to-School Scavenger Hunt Thursday, Aug. 5, 10 a.m.
  • Oktoberfest Unter den Palmen Thursday, Sept. 16, 6–8 p.m.
  • Dia de los Muertos Fiesta Thursday, Oct. 21, 6–8 p.m.

For more information on Party Under the Palms, including event pre-registration when required, go to lapalmera.com, follow us on Facebook, or call (361) 991-3755.