Paddling Port Arthur by kayak

Paddling Port Arthur by kayak

Dave Roberts, owner of TexasKayakChronicles.com, has provided a guest blog on why he loves paddling Port Arthur waters. He is a contributor to “Texas Saltwater Magazine” and “The Local” at Bolivar Peninsula. Thanks, Dave! * * * Without a doubt Texas is one of the most...
‘Port Arthur’  in ‘Professional Mariner’

‘Port Arthur’ in ‘Professional Mariner’

  Port Arthur has a proud maritime history, and made the cover of a recent Professional Mariner magazine. “The Sabine Pilots took delivery of the 53.5-foot Port Arthur, a Chesapeake-class aluminum pilot boat from Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding of Somerset,...
Sea Rim gets Santa by airboat

Sea Rim gets Santa by airboat

Have you ever wondered how Santa gets around the marsh to visit the good little boys and girls? By air boat of course! Santa and Mrs. Claus have booked Sea Rim State Park’s cabin and will be arriving by air boat on Dec. 17. Children will have a photo opportunity with...
Jingle All the Way

Jingle All the Way

Join in Jingle All the Way, the holiday extravaganza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, as Museum of the Gulf Coast presents carriage rides, arts and crafts, games and a free movie screening of “Prancer.” Carriage rides are on a first come, first serve basis...
KCS Holiday Express

KCS Holiday Express

From engine to caboose, the KCS Holiday Express brings holiday spirit to Port Arthur. The public can climb aboard beginning at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8. The 6-car train brings Santa Claus and his elves to communities throughout the company’s U.S. rail network at...
Have a ball in Nederland

Have a ball in Nederland

Santa rides a fire truck in the Nederland Lighted Christmas Parade. Catch the candy and the excitement as this quaint town, a Port Arthur neighbor, celebrates the season. Tex Ritter Park features an oversized Christmas ornament welcoming visitors to the Dutch Windmill...