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.
The Texas Mile is speeding to the crossroads of South Texas! Come check out the action March 24-26 at the Victoria Regional Airport. Drivers compete against themselves as they see how fast their cars, trucks and motorcycles will go in 1 mile – with no speed limit! Food trucks will be on site as well as vendors. Bus tours featuring the historic homes of downtown Victoria will be available on Saturday.
The event has been sold out of participant spots for some time; however, an unlimited number of tickets are available for spectators. Three-day passes are $25 and include in/out priveleges.Come see some of the fastest cars in the state test their limits!