The Beaumont CVB invites locals to re-discover Beaumont with free motorcoach tours offered throughout the year. Tours are designed to help locals develop a new sense of pride and love for Beaumont by re-discovering everything the city has to offer.  2017 Beaumont Destination Training Schedule​ March 22 May 3 July 12 September 13 November 15 Click here to register online through Eventbrite . On the tour, you'll be introduced to the museums, history and culture of Beaumont, Texas. Highlights include a visit to the Spindletop/Gladys City Boomtown Museum ,

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau is proud to announce its winnings in the Texas Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus (TACVB) Idea Fair at the organization’s annual conference in El Paso last week. “Our team continues to prove themselves year after year with award-winning initiatives & this year is no different,” says Dean Conwell, CDME Executive Director for the Beaumont Convention & Visitors Bureau. “With only 3 submissions, our team came home with 6 awards. To me, that speaks volumes about the level of talent we have here at

The Big Thicket Association (BTA) will host the 3rd Annual Neches River Rally on Saturday, September 10 at the LNVA Saltwater Barrier boat launch on Bigner Road in Beaumont, Texas. Come enjoy this very unique paddling experience and help us celebrate the National Parks Centennial in the Big Thicket National Preserve.    Event Details 3rd Annual Neches River Rally September 10, 2016 LNVA Saltwater Barrier 6790 Bigner Road Beaumont, TX 77701 Launch Site Opens: 7:30 a.m.  Entry Fees: $45, single paddlers $60, double paddlers *Entry fee includes: lunch, event t-shirt, goodies

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce the grand opening of the Cattail Marsh Scenic Wetlands boardwalk and viewing platforms. The new boardwalk features two covered platforms providing access to incredible views of the wetlands’ abundant wildlife. The boardwalk stretches 520 feet across the most active habitat within Cattail Marsh; it is eight-feet wide to the first viewing platform, and six-feet in width to the second viewing platform.  A Grand Opening and Dedication Ceremony will be held Tuesday, July 26th at 11:00 a.m. The Cattail Marsh

The Beaumont Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to welcome 800 alumni to town for the Hebert High School Alumni Association Mass Reunion to be held June 29 – July 3, 2016. The reunion – 1 of 19 to be held in Beaumont this summer – will bring an estimated $635,885 into Beaumont’s economy. “Hebert High has strong ties to the Beaumont Community,” says Gatsy Moye, Vice President of the Hebert High School Alumi Association. “Our reunions continue to be a success because our efforts have always been based on our motto: ‘Whatever Hebert

Red, White & Blue - and fireworks and music too! Celebrate America the good ole fashioned way with a parade, music, food and fireworks. Preparations are underway for The City of Beaumont’s Fourth of July Celebration and the annual community parade July Fourth morning. These family friendly events are free and fun! Calder Place 1929 Fourth of July Parade BISD Administration Building 3395 Harrison Ave Beaumont, Tx 77706 9:00 am Free You can show your patriotic pride and get the whole family involved. The annual Calder Place 1929 Fourth of July Parade begins in the

Beaumont Gears Up for School Bus Safety "Roadeo," June 25 FACT: According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) , 58% of child fatalities during normal school travel hours were in cars driven by teenagers. 23% of such fatalities were in cars driven by an adult. Kids riding on school buses accounted for less than 1% of such fatalities. Learn more at American School Bus Council .   To help bring awareness to school bus safety, Beaumont gears up for the School Bus Safety “Roadeo,” to be held at Ford Park as part of the Texas Association for

As summer kicks-off, the Beaumont Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is pleased to announce the release of two new projects: the Beaumont Sports Facility Guide and the Official Visitors Guide for Southeast Texas. Both of these will help make planning a little easier when organizing a sporting event in Beaumont or preparing for a Southeast Texas summer vacation. The newly redesigned Sports Facility Guide , produced by the Beaumont CVB, showcases and markets the City of Beaumont’s top sporting facilities including: Beaumont Athletic Complex, Ford Park Event Center, City of Beaumont

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce the City is breaking ground on construction of the Cattail Marsh boardwalk and viewing platforms. The new boardwalk features two covered platforms providing access to incredible views of the wetlands’ abundant wildlife. The boardwalk will stretch 520 feet across the most active habitat within Cattail Marsh, it will be eight-feet wide to the first viewing platform, and six-feet in width to the second viewing platform. Construction is expected to be complete by Fall 2016. During this time, access to the wetlands near the

This summer let the family enjoy eco-tours on the Neches River aboard the Ivory Bill. The 45 foot long, Coast Guard approved pontoon operates on the open river and navigates into the cypress-lined backwater channels of the Big Thicket National Preserve. Neches River Adventures boat tours give passengers an opportunity to view wildlife and see a part of the Big Thicket few get to appreciate. Often referred to as "The Last Wild River" in east Texas, the Neches is home to more than 200 tree species, 47 mammals species, 300 bird species and many reptiles and