Holiday Extravaganza

Holiday Extravaganza

Cocoa, a sleigh ride and a movie will make the holidays bright in Port Arthur. Make reservations for a sleigh ride as part of Holiday Extravaganza at Museum of the Gulf Coast, Dec. 19, 2015 Ride tickets are limited. Visit www.museumofthegulfcoast.org to make your...
Suffient for Lifesaving

Suffient for Lifesaving

Life at sea is as perilous as it is adventurous. Museum of the Gulf Coast will feature “Sufficient for Lifesaving,” a temporary exhibit that looks at the evolution of devices from the Lifesaving Service, and later the U.S. Coast Guard. The exhibit will be from Nov. 14...
Groves Pecan Festival

Groves Pecan Festival

Fun in a Nutshell is the theme for the Groves Pecan Festival, with carnival weekend activities set for Nov. 5-8, 2015. For 46 years Groves residents, neighbors to us in Port Arthur, have celebrated this nut. They’d love you to join in. Join in nutty fun at Lions Park,...
Adopt Sea Rim State Park Sept. 26!

Adopt Sea Rim State Park Sept. 26!

Loving Sea Rim State Park means keeping its miles of natural beach clean. Join in the fun Sept. 26 as volunteers combine some pick-up time with the bonus of a Gulf of Mexico view. Adopt-A-Beach is a statewide initiative by the Texas General Land Office to help get the...
Mardi Gras to be a Sweet Soiree!

Mardi Gras to be a Sweet Soiree!

What are we so excited about? Sweet Soiree is the 2016 Mardi Gras of Southeast Texas theme for a carnival weekend of lighted parades, concerts and good eating in downtown Port Arthur, set for Feb. 4-7. We are more than halfway through 2015 and ready to celebrate in...
Vintage artwork restored in Port Arthur

Vintage artwork restored in Port Arthur

A downtown Port Arthur building got a major renovation. Off Ramp Magazine, from the Southeast Texas Arts Council, shares a bit about the former First National Bank Building became the home of the Greater Port Arthur Chamber of Commerce and the Port Arthur Economic...