Groves Pecan Festival

Groves Pecan Festival

The 48th annual Groves Pecan Festival is now four days instead of three. Have “Fun in a Nutshell” from Thursday, Oct. 26 through Sunday, Oct. 29 Fun in a Nutshell is the theme for the Groves Pecan Festival, with a carnival, contests and good eats that including...
Fiesta 49 is back on!

Fiesta 49 is back on!

            The Mexican Heritage Society will host its 49th annual Fiesta on Sunday, Oct. 29, at the pavilion in downtown Port Arthur, Texas. For 49 years Fiesta, which commemorates Mexico’s Independence from Spain, has kept the Mexican culture alive in Southeast...
Warblers enjoy Sabine Woods

Warblers enjoy Sabine Woods

Warblers enjoying Sabine Woods Nature lovers can get to Sabine Woods for what the birds are up to after Hurricane Harvey. “The good news is that Sabine Woods looks fine after the hurricane. There were three trees that came down, but only one of them is on a trail,”...
Birders love Port Arthur

Birders love Port Arthur

Author and photographer Jim Foster said we could share a blog noting a few things about why he “fell in love” with Port Arthur. JimFosterOutdoorPhotos.com PORT ARTHUR — By Jim Foster Located in Southeast Texas near the border between Louisiana and Texas,...
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,...