Ben J. Rogers Regional Visitors Center celebrates 10 years of tourism

The Ben J. Rogers Regional Visitors Center, a Jefferson County Department, will celebrate 10 years of welcoming the world to Southeast Texas on Wednesday, June 21.

An after-hours event is being planned with food, drinks, and entertainment at the Visitors Center, located at 5055 I-10 South in Beaumont.

Southeast Texas Arts Council looks to form Cultural Arts District in Beaumont

The Southeast Texas Arts Council is working on submitting an application that it hopes will lead to a Cultural Arts District in Downtown Beaumont.
Executive Director of the Southeast Texas Arts Council Sue Bard said the application to the Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) will be submitted on or before Thursday, June 15.
“We should know (if it was approved) sometime in September,” she said.