Groves Pecan Festival

Groves Pecan Festival

The 48th annual Groves Pecan Festival is now four days instead of three. Have “Fun in a Nutshell” from Thursday, Oct. 26 through Sunday, Oct. 29 Fun in a Nutshell is the theme for the Groves Pecan Festival, with a carnival, contests and good eats that including...
Fiesta 49 is back on!

Fiesta 49 is back on!

            The Mexican Heritage Society will host its 49th annual Fiesta on Sunday, Oct. 29, at the pavilion in downtown Port Arthur, Texas. For 49 years Fiesta, which commemorates Mexico’s Independence from Spain, has kept the Mexican culture alive in Southeast...
No Man’s Land at Museum; Vet event

No Man’s Land at Museum; Vet event

  No Man’s Land: East Texas African Americans in World War I documents the thousands of African American Texan men who served and tells the stories of African Americans on the home front in an exciting multimedia format at Museum of the Gulf Coast in Port Arthur....
Warblers enjoy Sabine Woods

Warblers enjoy Sabine Woods

Warblers enjoying Sabine Woods Nature lovers can get to Sabine Woods for what the birds are up to after Hurricane Harvey. “The good news is that Sabine Woods looks fine after the hurricane. There were three trees that came down, but only one of them is on a trail,”...
Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon

Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon

Run the Pleasure Island Bridge in Port Arthur Take that runner’s high to the top at the Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon, Nov. 4, 2017, in Port Arthur, Texas. This steep challenge takes runners 138 feet above the Sabine-Neches canal for that can’t-be-beat high....