Kingsville is a great place to visit anytime of the year. Our average temperature is 72 degrees, and our winters, which are home to many Winter Texans, are extremely moderate.
There is a wide selection of recreational opportunities to keep people of all ages active. Fishing and hunting are among the area’s most popular outdoor activities. Baffin Bay, located just south of Kingsville in Riviera, is world-renowned for its large spotted sea trout. The historic King Ranch is a working ranch with exotic game, dove and quail hunts offered. Guided tours are offered at specified times throughout the day and give a fascinating glimpse into Kingsville’s past as well as King Ranch’s invaluable contributions to current-day practices. Kingsville is also a birdwatcher’s dream come true with sightings of over 450 species; tours are available to observe our native wildlife.
Finish up your tours by visiting each of our museums that provide a unique glimpse into the historical culture and heritage of Kingsville. These sites include the Conner Museum, King Ranch Museum and the Railroad Depot. You can also experience our uniqueness by attending the festivals and various events, which include the South Texas Birding and Wildlife Festival, the Ranch Hand Breakfast, and the Cactus Bowl (our Division II All-Star football game).
Kingsville is also a prime location for golfing. Located on FM 3320, the 18-hole L.E. Ramey Golf Course facility is open year-round and features water hazards, bunkers, mesquite trees and large greens. Contact the course at 361-592-1101 for more information.
Don’t forget other activities such as music festivals, rodeos, concerts and collegiate sporting events, which round out the area’s calendar. For a schedule of events, please contact the Convention and Visitors Bureau at 361-592-8516 or visit online at www.kingsvilletexas.com.
A wide variety of budget-efficient accommodations are available for your convenience in Kingsville. Numerous hotels and motels provide comfortable quality service by providing a welcoming stay for families and businesses. RV parks are also available for visitors to not only be in a natural setting, but to vacation at their own pace as well. These facilities provide amenities that include electric hookups, secure campgrounds, restrooms, laundry rooms, swimming pools and game rooms.
Visit our membership directory for a listing of member businesses that are ready to serve your lodging needs.