Visit Port Arthur, Texas

Come taste our Cajun flavor, lose yourself in our dramatic Port Arthur history, and absorb all the natural beauty that the city of Port Arthur has to share. Here our motto is “laissez les bons temps rouler.” That translates to “let the good times roll,” and it’s our attitude for welcoming tourists to the shores of Lake Sabine. So, come see why Port Arthur is a city of true character, pride and overwhelming fun. You will be glad that you did.
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Marking Time: Voyage to Vietnam

Museum of the Gulf Coast will present this temporary exhibit of graffiti salvaged from a troop ship, June 6 through Aug. 30, 2015. The General Nelson M. Walker was re-discovered in 1997 by Jack Fisk, production designer of The Thin Red Line and Art Beltrone, a... read more

Ready for football?

Jamaal Charles, Kansas City Chiefs running back, calls Port Arthur home. The Port Arthur News will present a homecoming roast with some football greats at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 13, at the Carl A. Parker Multipurpose Center at Lamar State College – Port Arthur.... read more

Get to the Garden Festival!

Two new Buddha statues enhance the Buu Mon Buddhist Temple gardens in Port Arthur. Bring your camera for the temple’s annual Garden Festival, set for 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 6, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 7, 2015, at 2701 Procter Street. Look for the... read more


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Wanted to take a moment and thank you for helping put together a fantastic trip for the Young Texans. Everyone had some much fun that it is hard to say where they had the most fun. Thank you for all your hard work and we look forward to bringing another group or two to Port Arthur!


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