Marking Time:  Voyage to Vietnam

Marking Time: Voyage to Vietnam

Museum of the Gulf Coast will present this temporary exhibit of graffiti salvaged from a troop ship, June 6 through Aug. 30, 2015. The General Nelson M. Walker was re-discovered in 1997 by Jack Fisk, production designer of The Thin Red Line and Art Beltrone, a...
Get to the Garden Festival!

Get to the Garden Festival!

Two new Buddha statues enhance the Buu Mon Buddhist Temple gardens in Port Arthur. Bring your camera for the temple’s annual Garden Festival, set for 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 6, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 7, 2015, at 2701 Procter Street. Look for the...
Living with the Atomic Bomb

Living with the Atomic Bomb

  Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living With the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1965 – Museum of the Gulf Coast will host an exhibit showcasing the atomic paranoia of the 1950s from April 4-May 25. 2015. The curator has created a “bomb shelter.” This exhibit was produced by Exhibits...
Sabine Pass Battlegrounds tour

Sabine Pass Battlegrounds tour

The Clifton Steamboat Museum and Metalforms, LTC will present a lecture and field tour on May 9. Wayne Motts, chief executive officer of the National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg, Pa., will deliver the lecture, to begin at 9:30 a.m. at the Clifton, 8727 Texas 124 in...
Carnival Des Cajuns

Carnival Des Cajuns

Carnival des Cajuns will celebrate the area’s diverse cultures with music and good food, April 11, 2015, at the Port Arthur Pavilion, 500 Procter Street in downtown Port Arthur. Gates will open at 10 a.m. Saturday. Saturday bands will include Ellis Vanicor and the...
Living with the Atomic Bomb

Living with the Atomic Bomb

Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living With the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1965 – Museum of the Gulf Coast will host an exhibit showcasing the atomic paranoia of the 1950s from April 4-May 25. 2015. The curator has created a “bomb shelter.” This exhibit was produced by Exhibits...