Entries by Sarona Winfrey


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 […]


Series of monthly themed public events kicks off in May; normal mall hours return June 1 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (May 21, 2021) – It’s time to shop, dine and play again as La Palmera prepares to launch a months-long celebration marking the return to normal, including regular mall operating hours. Party Under the Palms features […]

Construction to Begin on Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe at La Palmera

First Corpus Christi location set to open fall 2021 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (March 29, 2021) – After delays in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, construction is now set to begin on Razzoo’s Cajun Café at La Palmera. This will be the first Coastal Bend location for the Dallas-Fort Worth-based restaurant known for its festive […]

La Palmera Mural Contest Winner Announced

Local artist Jason Juranek set to begin new mall artwork   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (March 11, 2021) – La Palmera today announced Corpus Christi artist Jason Juranek as the winner of its recent mural contest. Juranek will receive $500 to create the mural with La Palmera also providing all paint and supplies required for the […]

Easter Bunny Hopping Into La Palmera

Socially distanced photos available beginning Feb. 18 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Feb. 3, 2021) – Spring is just around the corner and so is the arrival of the Easter Bunny at La Palmera. Easter is Sunday, April 4, and the Easter Bunny will be available in Center Court to meet boys and girls and pose for […]

Dave & Buster’s Prepares to Open

    WHAT:                 Dave & Buster’s Grand Opening   WHEN:                Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 — 11 a.m.   WHERE:              La Palmera (adjacent to JCPenney) After weeks of final preparation, Dave & Buster’s is ready to make its Coastal Bend debut at La Palmera with a grand opening set for Monday, Dec. 17, There […]

La Palmera Events Provide Holiday Cheer

Seasonal programs assist Coastal Bend non-profits CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 15, 2018) – As residents gear up to begin their annual holiday shopping, La Palmera is once again preparing to kick off  a number of programs designed to provide special seasonal services while assisting community organizations. Although Macy’s and JCPenney will open late Thanksgiving Day, […]

Santa’s Arrival at La Palmera

  WHAT:     Santa’s Arrival at La Palmera WHEN:    Wednesday, November 7 – 6–8:30 p.m. (indoor activities) 6:30 p.m. Santa’s Magical Illuminated Parade, presented by Apollo Towing   Coastal Bend residents are once again invited to La Palmera’s annual holiday event to welcome Santa on Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 6–8:30 p.m., highlighted by Santa’s Magical Illuminated […]

La Palmera Preparing for Santa’s Arrival

Thousands expected to attend annual event; community groups invited to participate in parade CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (October 19, 2018)– The holidays are just around the corner as preparations continue for Santa’s arrival at La Palmera and the official start to the holiday shopping season. Coastal Bend residents are again invited to La Palmera’s annual holiday […]

Hollister Now Open at La Palmera

Dave & Buster’s preparing for December opening CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 12, 2018) – Hollister Co. opened today at La Palmera, its first Coastal Bend location. Known as the global retail brand celebrating the spirit of endless summer, the new 5,044-square-foot store is located on the mall’s Center Court adjacent to White House | Black […]