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Mardi Gras is King Cake Season

Beaumont residents don’t have to cross the border to celebrate Mardi Gras in true Cajun-style. One long-time local Mardi Gras favorite is enjoying the taste of King Cake from Rao’s Bakery. Rao's owner Jake Tortorice has been touted the "King of Cakes" by magazines and publications all over the US…

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Spindletop's 119th Anniversary Celebration

Beaumont got its big start more than 150 years ago when the area became a center for cattle raisers and farmers. It was named after Mary Dewburleigh Barlace Warren Beaumont, the wife of businessman Henry Millard. Beaumont officially became a town on December 16, 1838 and became an important lumber…

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Family Entertainment: Southeast Texas

It’s a question that plagues every family. “What are we going to do?!” There are several new family entertainment options in the Beaumont area and exciting updates to a few favorites! From an escape room adventure to an up close and personal experience with animals, we’ve got great ideas for…

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New Year, New Meetings

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) prides itself on making the meeting planning process as easy as possible. We are here to assist any and all meeting planners when planning their event in Beaumont whether large or small. We welcome all groups to plan their meeting with us and what…

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Where to See Holiday Lights in Southeast Texas

One of my family’s favorite holiday traditions is to drive around town looking at holiday lights and decorations. We put on our PJ’s, pile in the car, crank up the Christmas music and head out! But where are the *best* places to see lights in the Beaumont area and beyond? Here is a great list to get…

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Mardi Gras 2020 At a Glance

If you haven’t heard already, Mardi Gras Southeast Texas is coming to Beaumont February 20 -23, 2020 and will take place in Downtown Beaumont at The Event Centre. Mardi Gras of Southeast Texas is a nonprofit volunteer organization with proceeds from the event going back into the community. The event…

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Restaurant Week in Beaumont

Come join in on the fun of the second annual #EATBMT Restaurant Week November 10-17, 2019! With the success of last year’s event, we cannot wait for this year. The weeklong event will showcase local restaurants throughout the Golden Triangle and celebrate what Southeast Texas knows best – food…

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Nature Rocks Meetings in Beaumont, Texas

With both urban attractions and outdoor activities, Beaumont, Texas offers meeting attendees that little something extra to enhance their convention experience. Many of the city’s most popular nature encounters are just outside the meeting room doors. The Beaumont CVB Convention Sales and Services…

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