Port Arthur UPDATES

The Civic Center and CVB Office has sustained extensive damage.
To contact the Convention & Visitor’s Bureau:

Tammy Kotzur, Executive Director – (409) 363-2577
Callie Summerlin, Director of Sales & Marketing – (409) 719-8699
Darragh Castillo, Destination Management – (409) 504-7521

Visit Port Arthur, Texas

Come taste our Cajun flavor, lose yourself in our dramatic Port Arthur history, and absorb all the natural beauty that the city of Port Arthur has to share. Here our motto is “laissez les bons temps rouler.” That translates to “let the good times roll,” and it’s our attitude for welcoming tourists to the shores of Lake Sabine. So, come see why Port Arthur is a city of true character, pride and overwhelming fun. You will be glad that you did.
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Betting, Booze and Brothels

From Prohibition to the James Commission of 1961, this region was “wide open” for any activity that would make money, regardless of its legal status. Museum of the Gulf Coast will host “Betting, Booze and Brothels,” May 6-Aug. 26. The exhibit is a silly,... read more

Photographer Jim Foster on birding Port Arthur

Author and photographer Jim Foster said we could share a blog noting a few things about why he “fell in love” with Port Arthur. JimFosterOutdoorPhotos.com PORT ARTHUR — By Jim Foster Located in Southeast Texas near the border between Louisiana and Texas,... read more

Sea Rim’s Summer Schedule

It’s always beach time at Sea Rim State Park, but check out the schedule below to get in on free shore fishing clinics, a kid fish event and clean ups to keep this 5-mile stretch of natural beach a beauty. Repeat visitors love to stroll the Gambusia Nature Trail on... read more


Click here to get access to our Trail and City Maps.

Wanted to take a moment and thank you for helping put together a fantastic trip for the Young Texans. Everyone had some much fun that it is hard to say where they had the most fun. Thank you for all your hard work and we look forward to bringing another group or two to Port Arthur!


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