Sabine Lake, Sea Rim, hits at fishing show.

Sabine Lake, Sea Rim, hits at fishing show.

Sure we hooked ‘em! Talking up trout, redfish and flounder abundant in Sabine Lake and free family shore fishing lessons at Sea Rim State Park made everyone want a Port Arthur-Beaumont guide. We handed out info on our natural beauty at the 41st annual Houston Fishing...
Nederland Heritage Festival is spring break fun

Nederland Heritage Festival is spring break fun

NEDERLAND HERITAGE FESTIVAL Dutch settlers developed Nederland for dairy land. A museum at the windmill in the middle of town helps tell that story. The festival boasts old-town charm with cobbled streets, costumed characters in the park and a carnival through Sunday,...
Rotary Taste of Gumbo, Etc.

Rotary Taste of Gumbo, Etc.

  Port Arthur and gumbo go together. Saturday, March 19 is the day you can have your fill of both. Rotary Club of Port Arthur assembles gumbo cooks from area restaurants and civic clubs so guests can get a taste for a good cause. The Robert A. “Bob” Bowers Civic...
The Angels Done Bowed Down

The Angels Done Bowed Down

A homecoming exhibition for Port Arthur native Harvey Johnson will be at Museum of the Gulf Coast through Monday, April 4. A Triple Middle Passage: The Angels Done Bowed Down is about journeys – our first journey into life through our mothers, struggles through all...
Carnival des Cajuns

Carnival des Cajuns

Hope you’re ready to dance all day long, because the Second Annual Carnival des Cajuns is coming up. Another round of foot-tappin’, hand-clappin’ celebration will be from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at the Carl A. Parker Multipurpose Center...
Meet our Gulf Coast Charlie

Meet our Gulf Coast Charlie

Gulf Coast Charlie is the same big, toothy, guy as he was before. But now this green fella, checking in at about 1,000 pounds, has a name. Jenny Noack won the Museum of the Gulf Coast’s Name the Gator contest for the grinning gator who greets guests as one of...