Discover the rich history of Cortez Fishing Village, a charming Gulf Coast settlement that has thrived since the late 1800s. From its early Native American presence to Spanish colonization, the village’s fishing industry has grown and adapted. Learn about the impact of the Great Depression and how the community rallied to rebuild. Today, Cortez Fishing Village is committed to preserving its cultural heritage while embracing sustainable fishing practices. Explore the historical landmarks, cultural traditions, and notable personalities that have shaped this resilient community. Find out how Cortez Fishing Village navigates modern challenges and opportunities while preserving its cherished heritage.