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

Insider's Guide

Beaumont CVB Launches New Nature Center

The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has now taken occupancy of the Tyrrell Park Nature Center (TPNC) located at 3930 Babe Zaharias Drive. The 1935 CCC-built community center building is now the City’s newest tourism attraction, sitting in the middle of Tyrrell Park. The TPNC’s mission…

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10 Ways to Celebrate Summer in Beaumont

Whether you call Beaumont home or are planning your first visit to this Texas gem, summer here is a season you don’t want to miss. The temperatures may be warming up, but Beaumont offers a variety of cool options for distraction, learning, and exploration. From outdoor activities to roadside…

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Top 5 Things to Do this Summer in Beaumont

If you are looking for some unique and affordable things to do this summer, then look no further than Beaumont, Texas as your vacation destination. From new bars and restaurants, to outdoor opportunities and unique museums, Beaumont has it all for an incredible summer. Come beat the heat with us…

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FeatherFest

Whether a serious or casual bird-watcher or nature photographer, an experienced or new outdoor enthusiast, or someone who wants some exercise, fresh air, and sunshine and something different to do, then FeatherFest is an amazing opportunity for you! FeatherFest Birding and Nature Photography…

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Explore Gator Country

A favorite among Southeast Texans and visitors alike, Gator Country Adventure Park has been one of the highest-rated attractions in the area. There aren't many places where you can see live alligator shows, hang with fluffy animals in a petting zoo, and have the chance to interact with all types of…

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10 Cute Date Ideas in Beaumont

1. Pet the gators or hold some cuddlier creatures at Gator Country (pro tip: they also have crawfish nights now!) 2. Beat the heat and share a sweet treat. Sachi's Cakes and Desserts Lab, La Real Michoacana, and Mabel's are a few of our favorites! 3. View the art and architecture downtown via a…

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Get Moving: Places to Work Out in Beaumont

It’s a new year and the number one resolution for many is to start a new workout routine! Exercising can be as easy as getting out the door and walking or taking up a new hobby. From full-service gyms to smaller studios and even free workout stations around town, here are plenty of options for…

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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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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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