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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Texas Artists Museum: What a Concept!

  The new Concept Gallery has allowed more artists to make the walls at Texas Artists Museum in Port Arthur. “Now more artists have their own space to display art. It gives everybody exposure, and we’re happy about that. The art is for sale,” Nadine Kebodeaux,... read more

Hands-on Electricty

Museum of the Gulf Coast will host  “ELECTRICITY,” 16 hands-on electrical experiments on loan from the Franklin Institute, Jan. 21- April 28. Spark your curiosity of the wonders of electricity in this interactive exhibit for all ages.  Use your body to... read more

Mardi Gras full of concerts

Plan to catch concerts and a choreographed laser show each night of Mardi Gras of Southeast Texas, Feb. 23-26, in downtown Port Arthur. Graphics, dimensional aerial fans, waves and beam matrix laser effects combine with a musical soundtrack. The Yellowfin Elite... read more


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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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