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February 24, 2014

Queen Isabella Market Day 4/12 at the LIGHTHOUSE

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 12th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There 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 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 A. Flores at 956/943-7602 or email museumdirector@copitx.com. For more information, click here: http://portisabelmuseums.com/mopi/programs/queen-isabella-market-day/.


October 31, 2013

Lighthouse Decorated for Halloween!



April 15, 2013

Queen Isabella Market Day THIS Saturday 4/20 9a-4p Bikers Welcomed!


ENCORE! ENCORE! On Saturday, April 20th, 2013, the City of Port Isabel and the Port Isabel Museums will be hosting their annual Queen Isabella Market Day II from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Lighthouse grounds. BIKERS WELCOMED!

Vendors on the Lighthouse Square will be offering a variety of food, antiques, arts & crafts, art and more. For vendor information, click here.

20130413_qimd-101Special admission prices to museums and lighthouse! The Port Isabel Historical Museum and the Treasures of the Gulf Museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will have a special admission price of $1.00 for each site. The Lighthouse will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. also with a special admission price of $1.00. Come join in the fun, enjoy historic Port Isabel during Queen Isabella Market Day.

Vendor Space Map: http://portisabelmuseums.com/mopi/programs/queen-isabella-market-day/vendor-space-map/
Vendor Form: http://portisabelmuseums.com/mopi/programs/queen-isabella-market-day/vendor-form/
Poster: http://portisabelmuseums.com/mopi/programs/queen-isabella-market-day/qimd-poster/

For more information contact the Museums at (956) 943-7602 or email Jeannie Marie A. Flores at museumdirector@copitx.com.

The Queen Isabella Market Day is an extension of the Museums of Port Isabel’s mission to collect, preserve, and interpret the art, history, and culture of the Laguna Madre area through preservation, educational programs, tours, exhibits, and workshops. Held annually on the second Saturday of April, Queen Isabella Market Day celebrates our historic roots, our community and the beauty of the Port Isabel Lighthouse.