Port Isabel: Summer is ON! Lighthouse Movie Friday & Thursday Fireworks!

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Suggested TO-DO! Season 11 of the Lighthouse Establishment Cinema continues Friday, June 12th with “BIG HERO 6” or take in the THURSDAY NIGHT FIREWORKS,
visit the Museums of Port Isabel, or our unique shops with new arrivals for that special trinket or souvenir or collectible, have a great meal in our restaurants or cafes, fish from the pier or take a charter and take in the view of the beautiful Laguna Madre Bay. Then extend your visit! See our accommodations here> http://bit.ly/1FnUt7B.

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THURSDAY NIGHT FIREWORKS OVER THE BAY!

Thursdays through September 3rd at 9:15 p.m. Lots of viewing areas in Port Isabel! Port Isabel Historic Lighthouse Park, the longest lighted pier in Texas at Pirate’s Landing Fishing Pier, the Black Dragon Cruises, Pelican Station! Sponsored in part by Black Dragon Cruises.

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2015 LIGHTHOUSE ESTABLISHMENT CINEMA, June 12 “BIG HERO 6”

Season 11 continues on June 12th at 9:30 p.m. at the historic Port Isabel Lighthouse. This is a free event and open to the public. Conessions are available. For more information call the Port Isabel Visitors Center at 956/943-0755. 2015 schedule, EVERY Friday in June & July at 9:30 p.m.

Thanks to all who participated in our movie survey! Here’s the Season 11 movie line up:

JUNE 5: FROZEN
JUNE 6: HOME
JUNE 12: BIG HERO 6
JUNE 19: LEGO MOVIE
JUNE 26: GODZILLA
JULY 3: SMURFS II
JULY 10: MALEFICENT
JULY 17: SPIDER MAN II
JULY 24: PLANES (FIRE & RESCUE)
JULY 31: ANNIE

The Lighthouse Establishment Cinema is sponsored by: Quik Stop, Texas Pack, Inc., City of Port Isabel, Port Isabel Economic Development Corporation & Museums of Port Isabel.

Movies will be projected on the side of the lighthouse every Friday in June and July at 9:30 p.m. This a FREE, family friendly event. Concessions available.

MUSEUMS TELLING OUR STORIES. Thursday, June 25 at the Treasures of the Gulf Museum.

The Museums of Port Isabel and the Laguna Madre Museum Foundation are proud to present its “Telling Our Stories” Series of 2015 on Thursday, June 25, at the Treasures of the Gulf Museum at 7pm. (317 E. Railroad Ave.)

Topic & Speaker: To Be Announced.

“Telling Our Stories” is an educational program aimed to preserving the heritage of the City of Port Isabel and the Laguna Madre area. Our goals are to preserve and educate our local and natural history through presentations and exhibits. The program is co-sponsored by the Museums of Port Isabel and the Laguna Museum Foundation. “Telling Our Stories” is presented on the fourth (4Th) Thursday of each month from January through September at the Treasures of the Gulf Museum. Admission is FREE.

Sponsored By:  Laguna Madre Museum Foundation

For more information on Telling Our Stories or to help sponsor an event, contact Jeannie Marie A. Flores at (956) 943-7602 or visit www.portisabelmuseums.com or you may also send an email to jrivera@copitx.com.

PORT ISABEL VISITOR CENTER.

The Port Isabel Visitor Center (in the Lighthouse Keeper’s Cottage) is now open. Hours of operation are Monday – Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Phone: 956/943-0755.

Port Isabel Lighthouse Summer Hours start on Monday, June 1.
Sunday – Thursday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Regular hours (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.): will resume September 1. Tickets for the lighthouse and museums can be purchased on site.

2015 SUMMER CAUSEWAY RUN Set for June 6th.

Congratulations to ALL the participants, both runners and walkers! Over 1,100 took the challenging adventure in the first Summer Causeway Run & Fitness walk on Saturday! Plans are underway for the 2016 event scheduled for June 4th.
Run results: http://bit.ly/1eV8y76
Facebook event page: http://on.fb.me/1eV8xQL
Finish line video: http://bit.ly/1MBTUwT. Runners: to find your finish line video clip, click on the above Run Results link, find your name and click on “Finish Video”.
Brownsville Herald article: http://bit.ly/1Miqcwa
Event photos: http://bit.ly/1GskPft

For more information on the Longest Causeway Run & Fitness Walk contact the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce at (956) 943-2262 or email director@portisabel.org.