South Padre Island in Texas is the premiere location for Spring Break. Over 50,000 students visit every year during their spring break in March because it is cost-effective, top-rated, and provides for massive amounts of entertainment. It is accessible by road in the continental United States, so it's perfect for the cheap road trip and your cell phone will still work. Kegs and alcohol are allowed on the beaches, which is very convenient for the beach party atmosphere and avoids the expensive hotel drinks. Thousands of vacationing students choose South Padre because it is the #1 Spring Break destination in the United States.
For more information on where to stay, visit the vacation rentals or spring break hotels page. For information on where to eat, check out the restaurants page. To find out what to do when you're down there, check out events and attractions.