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Fall for Port Isabel in October!

The Port Isabel Merchants Committee has planned a full slate of activities in October in a campaign titled “Fall for Port Isabel”.

The month will kick off with weekly ghost tours, beginning October 1st and will include a street fair on October 8th, a Halloween Store Front Decorating Contest and Market Days.

The Fall Carnival will come to town the week of October 22-30 and a Pumpkin Carving Contest will be held October 24th at Beulah Lee Park. The Port Isabel Public Library will feature Psychic Readings on October 25th and 26th and a Coloring Contest and Poetry Readings on October 27th.

The Lighthouse Establishment Cinema will close out is 2011 season with the movie “Rango” on October 28th and the fall campaign will culminate with Day of the Dead activities and a Street Dance.

For more information, contact the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce at 943-2262 or Linda Garrett at 943-8080.

Queen Isabella Market Day 4/10

\” alt=\”\” width=\”100\” height=\”100\” />The Museums of Port Isabel and the City of Port Isabel invite you to enjoy a day filled with live entertainment, vendors, food, family fun on the grounds of the Historic Port Isabel Lighthouse! Queen Isabella Market Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 10th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. T\” alt=\”\” width=\”219\” height=\”315\” />here is no admission charge to the event. Vendors offering collectibles, antiques, local art, jewelry and more will be lining the sidewalks around the lighthouse. A tent with tables and chairs near the live entertainment will offer the opportunity to sit down and relax while enjoying some tasty tamales, baked goods or other dishes local vendors and restaurants will be offering. Or just roll down the grassy hill of the lighthouse! Relax and let us entertain you during a family fun day in Port Isabel!

The Port Isabel Lighthouse will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and admission just $1.00 during Market Day. And plan to visit the Port Isabel Historical Museum and the Treasures of the Gulf Museum, just a short walk across Highway 100 where admission is also just $1.00 to each site.

If you are interested in a vendor booth, please call the Museums of Port Isabel, Jeannie Marie Aby at 956/943-7602 or email jrivera@copitx.com. For more information, click here: http://portisabelmuseums.com/mopi/programs/queen-isabella-market-day/.