Two people kayaking through Big Thicket National Preserve near Beaumont, TX

Insider's Guide

7 Tips to Make Attendees Comfortable

Even though numbers have decreased in Southeast Texas, there are still a lot of things to think about when planning events during COVID-19. But one that cannot be neglected is that many attendees may have a certain level of anxiety about gathering in groups—regardless of how compliant an event is…

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Incorporate the Outdoors into Your Next Meeting

From the woodlands to the wetlands and the beaches to the bayous, Beaumont and southeast Texas have more than enough options to keep guest entertained while meeting in Beaumont. Whether a meeting planner is looking for a unique pre- or -post trip that gives attendees the chance to explore the…

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Plan Your Religious Meeting in Beaumont

When planning a faith-based meeting in Beaumont, the Beaumont CVB has the tools, resources, and staff to make the process as easy as possible. At the Beaumont CVB, we are "TEXperts," and are here for your planning needs. From hotel accommodations and venue options, to restaurant and activity…

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Beaumont is Boomin' with Business

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is celebrating a packed month of meetings and tournaments in April 2021. With a slow 2020 due to the pandemic, the CVB is looking forward to organizations planning their meeting in Beaumont again. “We are delighted to see these meetings and…

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Meet Morgan Walker of Southeast Texas Baseball

Name/Title Morgan Walker, President of Southeast Texas Baseball Academy How long have you been in the tournament business? After my career as a professional baseball player, I was able to come back to Beaumont and start this new adventure of opening Southeast Texas Baseball Academy 20 years ago…

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Giving Back in Beaumont

Meet with a purpose. That is what the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) wants to convey when groups choose Beaumont as their next destination for their meeting, conference, or sporting event. Now, more than ever, community involvement is crucial to the success of cities across the world…

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Planning Ahead With the Beaumont CVB

If 2020 has taught us anything, it is that the way people meet both in their personal and professional lives, has changed. And for the foreseeable future, convention and visitors bureau’s and meeting planners across the country and world, have to figure out ways to keep attendees and visitors alike…

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Plan Your Meeting From Home

You are meeting in Beaumont, now what? After many conversations and meetings about finding the perfect place to host your event, you chose Beaumont! Now what comes next? By choosing Beaumont and utilizing the Beaumont CVB team for your meeting, we are now ready to get to action! Our team of experts…

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Bring Nature to Your Meeting

When planning a meeting, it is always nice to offer something different, something to showcase the city where you are meeting. In Beaumont, we are known for unique opportunities, especially our outdoor options and we can’t wait for you to experience them with us. Whether it is excursions to explore…

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Plan Your Meeting at Spindletop

On January 10, 1901, the city of Beaumont solidified its place in history when the Lucas Gusher at Spindletop erupted, kicking off the Texas oil boom. The first major oil discovery in the United States, the gusher blew over 150 feet high for nine days at an estimated rate of 80,000 to 100,000…

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