Betting, Booze and Brothels

Betting, Booze and Brothels

From Prohibition to the James Commission of 1961, this region was “wide open” for any activity that would make money, regardless of its legal status. Museum of the Gulf Coast will host “Betting, Booze and Brothels,” May 6-Aug. 26. The exhibit is a silly,...
Spring migration to Port Arthur

Spring migration to Port Arthur

Scarlet tanagers appeared as flames on branches in Sabine Woods while cinnamon-toned American avocets bobbed in the surf for snacks at Sea Rim State Park. Spring migration makes Port Arthur a birding hot spot, as those on a FeatherFest field trip to the area recently...
Sea Rim State Park

Sea Rim State Park

Spring migration is going on at  Sea Rim State Park. Birders enjoy Sea Rim as much as the shore birds do Bird lovers will also enjoy Sabine Woods, and McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge. Both are just down the road from Sea Rim, where the gulf meets the marsh. Rent a...
SpringFest April 14-16

SpringFest April 14-16

Carnival rides, music of all genres, a barbecue cookout and vendors will be part of the inaugural SpringFest, April 14-16 at People’s Park, 500 Main Street in downtown Port Arthur. People’s Park in downtown Port Arthur is looking dressed up for spring with updates...