If you’re heading down to Texas, expect a Texas-sized party with plenty of people. Here’s where the majority of those people will head to during their stay in the south:

COCA-COLA BEACH – The Largest Spring Break Party in the Nation!

Located behind the Isla Grand Beach Resort, the Coca Cola Beach stage attracts daily crowds of between 12,000 and 18,000. It’s the number one daytime spring break hotspot destination for college students around the country. The Travel Channel called Coca-Cola Beach “The largest beach party on the planet.” Daily activities include interactive games, prizes and the legendary Coca Cola Dance Contest all fueled by a 50,000 watt sound system.

LOUIE’S BACKYARD – A Legend Thirty Years In the Making

For over thirty years now Louie’s Backyard has been it. In Padre, it’s simply referred to as “The place”. Louie’s has been featured on MTV, 60 Minutes, the Travel Channel, VH1, ETV, and the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. You never know who is going to show up at Louie’s. Each year, their spring break VIP list gets bigger and being there puts you right in the middle of the Padre party action.

TEQUILA SUNSET – Home of the Tuesday Night Mardi Gras Party

Boasting a huge open air deck with high-top tables and stools, Tequila Sunset hosts its massive Mardi Gras party every Tuesday in March, and yes, it should be a definite stop on your party schedule.

CLAYTON’S BEACH BAR & GRILL – Biggest Beach Bar in Texas

Clayton’s is the newest and largest beach bar on the Texas coast. Listen to live music, dance on the sand and sip a cold one at the beach front bar. You can start your day and end your night without even leaving the beach.