Kayak Sea Rim State Park!

Kayak Sea Rim State Park!

  Sometimes, you can hear the roar of the Gulf of Mexico, but other days it’s all about the mellow. Bird calls, rustle of bulrushes in the wind and the splash of oars make a peaceful paddle at Sea Rim State Park. This beach season you can rent a kayak for $15 an...
Free Family Fishing Day June 6

Free Family Fishing Day June 6

Free family fishing day Birders and nature lovers visiting Port Arthur have an extra incentive to enjoy Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, June 6: It’s Free Family Fishing Day! Head out from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the only day of the year Texas allows fishing...
Ready for football?

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....
Tourism Week in Port Arthur!

Tourism Week in Port Arthur!

Port Arthur is jumping into National Travel & Tourism Week, May 2-10, 2015! We welcome guests every day of the year and this week is set aside for extra-special appreciation for travelers, restaurant and hotel workers and those who roll out the red carpet at...
Thunder on the Neches

Thunder on the Neches

Power boat races, fireworks and live music on the Neches River will fill Riverfront Park in Port Neches from April 29-May 3. The boat races, dubbed Thunder on the Neches, will be Saturday and Sunday, May 2-3 as part of Port Neches RiverFest. Visit pnriverfest.com for...
Legends of Liverpool play Gulf Coast Gala

Legends of Liverpool play Gulf Coast Gala

PORT ARTHUR – There are plenty of Beatles tribute bands but only one was hand-picked by someone who knows the Fab Four intimately. Louise Harrison, the sister of the late George Harrison of the Beatles, lovingly chose four young men to represent the Beatles in tribute...