Pecan Fest in a ‘nutshell’

Pecan Fest in a ‘nutshell’

Nuts about festivals? “Fun in a Nutshell” is the Groves Pecan Festival theme where visitors are invited to eat their way through gumbo, curly fries, hamburgers, barbecue, boudain balls, pistollettes and more. Wash it down and freshly-squeezed lemonade. Groves, Texas,...
Park Pick: Paddling Sea Rim

Park Pick: Paddling Sea Rim

Park Pick: Paddling Sea Rim Relax or catch your supper on one of the state park’s paddling trails. By Walt Bailey State Parks Division Regional Interpretive Specialist I plunge my feet into the water, grab hold of both sides of my kyak and lower myself in. Life...
Elite Redfish Tournament in PA

Elite Redfish Tournament in PA

Here’s how the Open Qualifier shaped up in Port Arthur. Get ready for more Elite fun during Mardi Gras of Southeast Texas, which is set for Feb. 23-26 of 2017 in downtown Port Arthur: Steve Auld moves up just 1 spot on day 2 but that’s all he needed to take his...
Mistletoe Market kicks off season

Mistletoe Market kicks off season

It’s time to start shopping! The Mistletoe Market will help you stuff your stockings with candles, jewelry and specialty toys, while supporting a good cause.   Vendors will display holiday décor, skin care, shabby chic furniture and more from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m....
“A Night with Janis Joplin”

“A Night with Janis Joplin”

Janis Joplin still has a hold on us. “A Night with Janis Joplin,” at the Alley Theatre in Houston through Sept. 18, invites fans to hang out with the wild haired, wild-voiced character as she belts out raw emotion from the microphone then quietly reminisces about...