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Port Arthur: Garden Festival

June 9, 2018 - 9:45pm to June 10, 2018 - 5:00pm

Garden Fest - June 9-10, 2018 – The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple will host this 20th annual festival. Stroll through gardens of lotus blossoms, towering bamboo, roses, citrus and koi ponds. Saffron robed monks may guide visitors through the temple and meditation areas. Statues decorate the grounds. The festival will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, with no admission charge. Look for cultural presentations, authentic Vietnamese food and arts and crafts. Lotus, water lily and bamboo will be for sale. Bring a camera to catch the colorful blooms. A cultural show will be Saturday, June 9, beginning at 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 10 from 1-5 p.m. A Vesak Celebration will commemorate the birthday of Gotama Buddha from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.


  • Buu Mon Buddhist Temple
  • Procter Street
  • Port Arthur, Texas
  • 77642



  • Free