Located between Houston and Corpus Christi, Victoria is the perfect base camp for Coastal Bend region adventure. It is one of the oldest cities in Texas, founded by Martin de Leon in 1824. Explore our rich history, dig our arts & festival scene and enjoy nature or water recreation before heading out in any direction to follow the Texas Independence and Chisholm Trails or experience world class salt water fishing. Let us help you plan your overnight stay.
Get your rides ready for the inaugrual Hot Rod Takeover at the Crossroads in Downtown Victoria! Hundreds of cool cars and trucks will fill downtown, turning it into a true gearhead's paradise. Catch some of your favorite Victoria food trucks serving up some great grub, and browse from a number of vendor selling unique items. Dance to the beat of some of the hottest rockabilly bands like The Octanes, Ready Betty, and the Phantom Shakers. Best of all the, the event is FREE for spectators. If you would like to register your vehicle for the event, click on the 'Find Out More' link below.