Few Americans have a legacy to equal or approach Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. His vision for equality through peace provided giant steps on the road to progress. Celebrate his life and legacy with the annual MLK Day Parade, that will take place in Beaumont on Saturday, February 9, 2019. The parade starts at 10:00 a.m. at Lamar Institute of Technology (at the corner of University Drive and East…Continue Reading
Visit the Spindletop Gladys City Boomtown Museum to experience wildcatter life in Beaumont as an oil-rush 1901 boomtown. Tour the Texas Energy Museum and let the story of Texas oil unfold. The Mildred Building, built by Frank Yount, after the second Spindletop oil boom is the perfect mid-day stop by lunch for shopping.