Run from Texas to Louisiana

Run from Texas to Louisiana

Join runners in a pure bridge 5K from Texas to Louisiana and back at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18. The Sabine Causeway 5K is affiliated with Sports Society for American Health, the Gusher Marathon and the Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon, 10K and 2 Mile, set for Nov. 4,...
24th Annual Exotic Bird Expo

24th Annual Exotic Bird Expo

  See birds from around the world at the Triangle Bird Club’s 24th Annual Exotic Bird Expo & Fair, 9 a.m. to 5 pm. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 19-20, at the Robert A. “Bob” Bowers Civic Center  in Port Arthur. Blue & gold macaws, scarlet macaws, cockatoos,...
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,...
Fourth of July in Port Arthur

Fourth of July in Port Arthur

The Fourth of July will be explosive at Lamar State College-Port Arthur when the school joins forces with the City of Port Arthur and Motiva Enterprises for the annual celebration of American Independence. The free family event will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4,...
Sea Rim’s Summer Schedule

Sea Rim’s Summer Schedule

It’s always beach time at Sea Rim State Park, but check out the schedule below to get in on free shore fishing clinics, a kid fish event and clean ups to keep this 5-mile stretch of natural beach a beauty. Repeat visitors love to stroll the Gambusia Nature Trail on...
Juneteenth in Port Arthur

Juneteenth in Port Arthur

 Drummers will provide a backdrop for a sunrise photo service to begin Juneteenth, A Day of Remembrance, June 19 in Port Arthur. Gail Pellum invites attendees to come dressed in white, to “remember those who have passed.” It’s a family day. A community day,” Pellum,...