CHRISTUS St. Mary Hospital
Located 90 miles east of Houston in Southeast Texas, along with Beaumont and Orange, Port Arthur is part of the Golden Triangle. Transportation is easy in Port Arthur, and most locations are within 15 minutes from the center of town. The Southeast Texas region is well known for its mild winter temperatures and warm summers. Mardi Gras Southeast Texas draws more than 300,000 to Port Arthur annually, the largest of the many regional festivals held throughout the year. Area celebrations include the Mexican Heritage Festival, Mercado Days and Tet, Cayman Night, the Asian New Year, Nederland Heritage Festival, the Texas Pecan Festival, the Texas Rice Festival, Crawfish Festival, Taste of Gumbo, Taste of Cultures, Port Neches Riverfest, and Dick Dowling Days. Most south Jefferson County communities kick off the holiday season with parades and other events.