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Happy Independence Day! Special movie at the Lighthouse: National Treasure 7/4 9:30p

Movies projected on the historic Port Isabel Lighthouse during June & July! LIGHTHOUSE ESTABLISHMENT CINEMA: Summer 2018!  EVERY Friday night in JUNE & JULY @ 9:30 p.m. movies will be projected on the side of the Lighthouse! You are invited to bring your family and enjoy a true Port Isabel tradition!  June 8: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle June 15: A Wrinkle in Time June 22: Black Panther June 29: Moana JULY 4: NATIONAL TREASURE July 6: Lion King July 13: Cars 3 July 20: Beauty & the Beast July 27: Coco  LIGHTHOUSE SUMMER HOURS: June 1 - August 11 Sunday-Thursday 9a-6p Fridays 9a-5p Saturday 9a-7p  Sponsored in part by: City of Port Isabel, Museums of Port Isabel, Port Isabel EDC & Quik Stop!  BACKGROUND: The LHEC is a unique program which utilizes the historic Port Isabel Lighthouse as the backdrop for the projections of movies. Since 2004, during the summer months, family friendly movies are projected onto the side of the lighthouse. The public is invited to bring their lawn chairs, blankets and picnics for a memorable evening under the stars. Mentioned in "Texas Monthly" as one of three reasons to "get in your car and GO!" We invite you to get in your car and go to the Port Isabel Lighthouse and grab a memory of your own! Admission: Free. Public invited. Pets allowed, but must be kept on a leash and mindful of their well trained owners who are prepared to clean up after them. Concessions offered. No alcohol allowed.  For more information: info@portisabel-texas.com.

The Treasures of the Gulf Museum and the Port Isabel Historical Museum will be closed Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. The Port Isabel Lighthouse will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

LIGHTHOUSE ESTABLISHMENT CINEMA: Summer 2018!

EVERY Friday night in JUNE & JULY @ 9:30 p.m. movies will be projected on the side of the Lighthouse! You are invited to bring your family and enjoy a true Port Isabel tradition!

JULY 4: NATIONAL TREASURE
July 6: Lion King
July 13: Cars 3
July 20: Beauty & the Beast
July 27: Coco

LIGHTHOUSE SUMMER HOURS: June 1 – August 11
Sunday-Thursday 9a-6p
Fridays 9a-5p
Saturday 9a-7p

Sponsored in part by: City of Port Isabel, Museums of Port Isabel, Port Isabel EDC & Quik Stop!

BACKGROUND: The LHEC is a unique program which utilizes the historic Port Isabel Lighthouse as the backdrop for the projections of movies. Since 2004, during the summer months, family friendly movies are projected onto the side of the lighthouse. The public is invited to bring their lawn chairs, blankets and picnics for a memorable evening under the stars. Mentioned in Texas Monthly” as one of three reasons to get in your car and GO!” We invite you to get in your car and go to the Port Isabel Lighthouse and grab a memory of your own! Admission: Free. Public invited. Pets allowed, but must be kept on a leash and mindful of their well trained owners who are prepared to clean up after them. Concessions offered. No alcohol allowed.

For more information: info@portisabel-texas.com.

Independence Day Weekend Fun in Port Isabel!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Friday, July 1st at the Port Isabel Lighthouse!

This FRIDAY, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES! 9:30 p.m.

July 1: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
July 8: MaxLighthouse Establishment Cinema. Fridays @ 9:30 p.m. in June & July.
July 15: Star Wars The Force Awakens
July 22: Zootopia
July 29: Batman vs Superman Dawn of Justice

Movies are scheduled on each Friday (weather permitting) in June & July at 9:30 p.m. Free admission! Concessions. Bring your own blankets or chairs and join us for a unique experience at the Port Isabel Lighthouse!

Schedule is subject to change. Rain dates will be announced. Visit our Facebook page for the most up-to-date information.

Port Isabel Patriotic Celebration. 7/2. 10a-1p. Washington Park.

Port Isabel Antique & Flea Market. 1st Sunday. 9a-4p. Beulah Lee Park.Sunday, JULY 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Port Isabel Antique & Flea Market. Beulah Lee Park on Highway 100. Dozens of dealers & thousands of deals! March – October: 1st Sunday of the Month. 1st & 3rd* Sunday 9a-4p November – February. FREE ADMISSION! For more information: Gloria Bates 956/455-6798.

 

Port Isabel Patriotic Spirit Celebration

july4th-fb-event(2015)GAMES ~ VENDORS ~ FOOD ~ Free Hotdogs ~ MUSIC ~ CONTESTS ~ (Costume~Sack Race~Hotdog Eating~Best Float~Watermelon Seed Spitting). PARADE ~ Start: Garriga Elementary. To South Shore Drive. End: Washington Park.

Sponsored by: The City of Port Isabel, Beautification Committee, Port Isabel Economic Development Corporation, Museums of Port Isabel. PARADE ENTRY: Robert Salinas 956/943-0705. VENDOR INFO: Jeannie Flores 956/943-0755.

Thursday Fireworks! Smurfs 2! Patriotic Spirit Celebration! Antique & Flea Market!

11019407_10153363428624752_3936338704266782733_nPort Isabel Celebrates Independence Day with a host of activities!

Take a long weekend in Port Isabel starting with the THURSDAY NIGHT FIREWORKS, then Season 11 of the Lighthouse Establishment Cinema continues Friday, July 3rd with “THE SMURFS 2”, Patriotic Spirit Celebraton & Parade on July 4th and Sunday brings the Antique & Flea Market! Plan a 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.

fb_thursday-fireworksTHURSDAY 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 CruisesPelican Station! Sponsored in part by Black Dragon Cruises.

insta_20150703_event2015 LIGHTHOUSE ESTABLISHMENT CINEMA: “THE SMURFS 2”

Season 11 continues on July 3rd 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. Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1GLT3p3.

JUNE 5: FROZEN
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.

july4th-fb-event(2015)2015 PORT ISABEL PATRIOTIC SPIRIT CELEBRATION.

Saturday, July 4th from 10 a.m. to 1 pm. in Washington Park.

GAMES ~ VENDORS ~ FOOD ~ Free Hotdogs ~ MUSIC ~ CONTESTS ~ (Costume~Sack Race~Hotdog Eating~Best Float~Watermelon Seed Spitting). PARADE ~ Start: Garriga Elementary. To South Shore Drive. End: Washington Park.

Sponsored by: The City of Port Isabel, Beautification Committee, Port Isabel Economic Development Corporation, Museums of Port Isabel.

The 2nd Annual Port Isabel Patriotic Spirit Celebration PARADE will feature: Port Isabel Little Lakers Basketball Team, Long Island Village Golf Club Carts, Daniella Murchison, Port Isabel Fire Dept., Port Isabel Police Dept., Port Isabel Beautification Committee Mobile, Funshine Daycare, Port Isabel Underdogs Basketball Team and more!

PARADE ENTRY: Robert Salinas 956/943-0705 or edcadministrator@copitx.com.
VENDOR INFO: Jeannie Flores 956/943-0755 or museumdirector@copitx.com.

SPONSORS: H. E. B., BLUE MARLIN, City of Port Isabel Beautification Committee, Port Isabel Economic Development Corporation & City of Port Isabel.

Sunday, July 5th, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Port Isabel Antique & Flea Market. Beulah Lee Park on Highway 100. Dozens of dealers & thousands of deals! March – October: 1st Sunday of the Month. 1st & 3rd* Sunday 9a-4p November – February. FREE ADMISSION! For more information: Gloria Bates 956/455-6798.

11012618_10153453873694752_6021743729013280591_n copyBILLY BOOMERANG

This week on Facebook our look at the past featured Billy Boomerang. Here, pictured in December 1977, Billy Boomerang was a fixture on the beach near the Jetties Restaurant where he demonstrated and sold his handcrafted boomerangs. Locals knew him from the church he attended or shops he frequented around Lighthouse Square or thumbing a ride to South Padre Island or fishing for sharks from the jetties… Join in the conversation and trip down memory lane on our Facebook post: http://on.fb.me/1R11Uxs.