Scarecrow Festival at Shangri La Garden Shangri La Garden’s 9th Annual Scarecrow Festival is back and more festive than ever! This year’s festival takes place from October 10 through November 3, 2018 and features dozens of unique scarecrow designs, thousands of pumpkins, and autumn decorations displayed throughout Shangri La Gardens. Created by talented people from community organizations, businesses, schools, churches and families, scarecrow designs range from funny to clever to wacky and weird! For sure, no two scarecrows are ever the same! In this friendly competition, visitors are asked to vote for their favorite scarecrow. Winners will be announced on November 3, 2018, at Autumn Fair. Ready to make a Scarecrow? Find the general rules and entry form at starkculturalvenues.org FREE ADMISSION to Shangri La Gardens!
Tri-Agency Citizen’s Police Academy at Beaumont Police The Citizen’s Police Academy is a FREE 15 week training program for adults 18 and up, designed to educate and expose community members to the operations of Law Enforcement. The program is held two times each year and participants must apply and be registered to participate. Follow this link to download application: http://police.beaumonttexas.gov/wp-content/uploads/pdf/cpa_app.pdf This program begins Thursday August 9, 2018 from 6:30 PM-9:30 PM and continues each Thursday from 6:30 PM-9:30 PM until November 15, 2018. There are two Saturday classes that are hands on-training! ***REGISTRATION REQUIRED*** For more information, contact the Beaumont Police Department, Police Community Relations Unit at 409.880.3825
Parent’s Night Out at BCM MONTHLY – Every 3rd Friday of the Month Parent’s did you know that each month the Beaumont Children’s Museum keeps its doors open late for kids to have some fun while the you have your night out. Drop your kids off at the Children’s Museum between 6-7PM for them to enjoy a night of crafts, science, games, pizza and movie, and most importantly free play. Pick up is between 9PM – 10PM. Children must be 3 years of age and potty-trained to stay for this night out. 1st child is $25 for the night and 2nd child or more includes a $5 discount. All members with your membership card will receive an additional $5 discount per child. And we didn’t forget something extra for the parent’s… register online in advance and receive 2 FREE tickets to that night’s Classic Movie Night showing at the Jefferson Theater. www.beaumontchildrensmuseum.org/parentsnightout Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)
Beaumont Farmers Market The Beaumont Farmers Market will open for the 2018 season Saturday, February 24th . 8-11 rain or shine. Located on College St. between Langham and Dowlen under the basket ball court at the Athletic Center. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)
Monsters in the Park at Doornbos Park Please join us at Doornbos Park for our 5th Annual Monsters in the Park! This fun family event will include a kids and pets costume contest, Nightmare Before Christmas showing on the lawn, and activities for the kids including a haunted train ride! Bring the boys and ghouls out for a spooktacular evening of fun in the park! Special thanks to MCT and Mid-County Farm and Feed for their sponsorship and help with this event!
Pumpkin Walk and Haunted Halloween Tour at John Jay French Museum Get ready for our annual Beaumont Heritage Society Pumpkin Walk and Haunted Halloween Tour taking place on Saturday, October 20th on the grounds of the historic John Jay French Museum from 6 pm – 9 pm! Use your creativity to decorate or carve a pumpkin and enter it in our contest. The “Best” pumpkin in several categories will be selected by ballot and prizes will be awarded, so gather your friends and family to come vote on your favorites! This event will also include a “haunted” tour of the 1845 French home with costumed actors portraying departed French family members, a haunted hay ride of the grounds, and a pumpkin craft for the kids (while they last). Beaumont Heritage Society holiday events are a great way to start your own family tradition. Don’t miss it! Admission $5.00 ages 4+, three and under free. FREE to ENTER the pumpkin contest! Follow the link to enter!! https://beaumontheritage.org/event/pumpkin-walk-and-haunted-halloween-tour/
Jump Jam at Jumping World Hosted by Jumping World (Beaumont, TX) 7pm-12am $20 + tax for three hours of jump time!
Cops & Kids Halloween Carnival at The Civic Center The Cops & Kids Halloween Carnival is a free citywide personal safety and crime prevention festival targeting school aged children and their parents. Food, entertainment, amusements and information booths are backdrops of this project and offer children a chance to interact with officers in a fun, stress-free environment that improves trust and builds better relationships between cops and kids. Kids, be sure to wear your Halloween costume for trick or treat fun with BPD Cops! More Info Here
Self-Advocate Meeting The Southeast Texas Self Advocates (SETX/SA) is an organization of adults ages 18 and up with and without developmental disabilities run entirely by it’s members. The organization’s goal is to improve the quality of life for people living with disabilities in Southeast Texas through leadership, education, and community service opportunities. The organization is an affiliated chapter of the Texas Advocates and a program within The Arc of Texas and The Arc of Greater Beaumont. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)
Monthly Beach Clean Up at Sea Rim State Park If you love being able to enjoy a clean beach, we encourage you to come out for the montly beach clean up. You will be amazed at the impact each person can have on the envirnoment, make it a positive one by joining in the Monthly Beach Clean Up. Texas Gulf Coast and Sea Rim SP thank you!
St. Mark’s Chili Supper & Bazaar Chili Supper and Bazaar is one of the primary fundraisers of the ECW (Episcopal Church Women) of St. Mark’s Beaumont. For over 70 years the members of St. Mark’s Church have cooked and served Chili to the Beaumont Community. The funds raised from Chili Supper and the Treasure House enable the ECW to help local community service organizations such as CASA, Some Other Place and St. Mark’s Emergency Assistance Fund. The ECW also provides Scholarships to All Saints Episcopal School and Camp Allen. ECW The ECW (Episcopal Church Women) of St. Mark’s is the fellowship of ALL women of the Church with the purpose of empowering each other to live the life for which Christ called us. We join together sharing His love through outreach, fellowship and spiritual growth. Through the years, men have also become involved with the ECW and they continue to serve with us on various committees. Every year, thanks to funds raised from our famous Chili Supper and Bazaarand the Treasure House resale shop, the ECW was able to give grants to over twenty community organizations. We provide college and camp scholarships to our parishioners and contribute to the All Saints Scholarship […]
2018 Strides Event at Lumberton City Park Diabetes Awareness Walk, Car Show, Live Bluegrass Band, Health Screenings, Health Information, Food booths, vendors, and music. Come out and join the Lions as we raise awareness about Diabetes and have a little fun too. Come check out the cars on the car show and learn about our Texas Lions Camp for children. Lots to do and see. More Info Here
The Ultimate Kids Expo at Ford Park November 17 & 18 The Ultimate Kids Expo will take place November 17th & 18th at Ford Park conveniently located in Beaumont, Texas on Interstate Highway 10 between Houston and Lake Charles. This spectacular shopping event will feature a Super Playland with high adventure activities, free fun rides, block building arena, free video game zone and other family friendly activities for one low entrance fee. No coins necessary! Just come out, find some amazing deals and have a great time! What day(s) and hour(s) will the Ultimate Kids Expo be open to the public? The Ultimate Kids Expo will be open 11:00 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, November 17, 2018 11:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, November 18, 2018 How can I get advance purchase discounts? Advance purchase discounts will be available before the event. These will be distributed by event exhibitors and other broadcasts, and we will also post updated discount codes on the web site (http://www.ultimatekidsexpo.com) and Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ultimatekidsexpo). Act soon to get the best discounts (out-of-date discount codes will be deactivated). Where can I park? There are 5000 well-lit parking spaces on-site. Parking Lots generally open […]
Story Time at the Clifton Join us for Story Time at the Clifton. You and your child will have the opportunity to enjoy story time, sing songs and make a craft. This is a free event. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)