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Texas Commission on the Arts Celebrates Three New Cultural Districts

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On September 5, the Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) approved three new Texas cultural districts, bringing the total number of cultural districts in Texas to 43. Envisioned as special zones designated to harness the power of cultural resources for economic development and community revitalization, Cultural Districts can become focal points for generating business, attracting […]

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Beaumont Cultural Designation promises grant funding, downtown development: Beaumont Enterprise

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Beaumont officially has joined 42 other cultural districts in cities across Texas, which could enhance property values, thereby increasing property tax revenues and growth to the city. With about two dozen museums and exhibition spaces, historic buildings and venues, Downtown Beaumont Cultural Arts District representatives hope the designation and resulting improvements will increase the city’s […]

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Jefferson Theatre

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Jefferson Theater Downtown Beaumont

The Jefferson Theatre was designed by noted architect Emile Weil and built in 1927 in Downtown Beaumont. The theater has hosted some of the world’s greatest motion pictures, including “It’s A Wonderful Life,” whose 1947 premier was held at the Jefferson Theatre, with star James Stewart and director Frank Capra in attendance. Owned and operated […]

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The Event Centre

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The Event Centre

The Event Centre is located in the heart of downtown Beaumont and is ideal for weddings, parties, galas, meetings and more. The Centre includes a 16,000 square foot event hall, platform stage, dressing rooms, catering area and covered patio. The hall can accommodate up to 350 at round tables or 600 theater style. The catering […]

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DBCAD Secures TCA Designation

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TEXAS COMMISSION ON THE ARTS DESIGNATES DBCAD-DOWNTOWN BEAUMONT CULTURAL ARTS DISTRICT AS A NEW CULTURAL DISTRICT! & TO COMMEMORATE THIS DESIGNATION, DBCAD IS PROMOTING “ARTOBER!” A SERIES OF ARTS EVENTS IN DOWNTOWN BEAUMONT DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER AND WILL BE HOSTING A FORMAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE DESIGNATION DURING THE ART MUSEUM OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS’ […]

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Beaumont Civic Center

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Beaumont Civic Center

701 Main Street Beaumont, Texas 77701 Discover the facility where your event is our number one priority. Conveniently located in Downtown Beaumont near on IH-10 between Houston and New Orleans, the Beaumont Civic Center and its staff guarantee your success. Our flexible floor plans and room configurations can accommodate a wide variety of event possibilities. […]

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Beaumont Main Street

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First City Building, Beaumont, Texas

Beaumont Main Street, in partnership with the City of Beaumont, envisions an economically vital downtown that stimulates historic preservation, promotional opportunities and job growth while blending professional, business, government, retail, residential, cultural, religious, entertainment and educational entities.