Off Campus

Recreation

Beaumont is the largest city in the Southeastern area of Texas, there are lots of recreation locations, events and activities for you to enjoy.

Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Soccer, Bowling,  Table Tennis, Swimming Pool, Arts Studio, Concert, Dancing School, Manning Texas on Wheels Roller, Theatre, Ice Skating

Please go to the website for more detailed information.

http://www.beaumontrecreation.com/

Shopping

Shuttle service is provided by Lamar University at weekend to and from Wal-Mart from 10am – 3pm.

Dillard's: Parkdale Mall

5955 Eastex Fwy  Beaumont, (409) 899-9800

Oaks Shopping Center

229 Dowlen Road, Beaumont, TX

ASA Holdings LP

6385 Calder Avenue, Beaumont, (409) 866-2053

Dowlen Towne Center

3939 Dowlen Road, Beaumont

Hearn Scout Shop

4650 West Cardinal Drive, Beaumont, (409) 842-0032

Village Shopping Center

4875 Concord Road, Beaumont

Restaurants

Steaks and BBQ, American Food, Italian Food, Mexican Food and TEX MEX, Asian Food,  Seafood and Cajun, and much more…

Detailed restaurant Information is available at: http://www.beaumontcvb.com/visitors/restaurants/

Hospitals

Local Health Resources 

Climate

  • Lamar University’s location in Beaumont, Texas shares latitude with Florida and enjoys a lush, subtropical climate. The city of Beaumont is 30 miles from the Gulf of Mexico and 85 miles from Houston. The average rainfall is 59 inches (150 cm) per year.
  • Average Seasonal Temperatures:

January

52F - 11C

April

68F - 20C

July

82F - 28C

October

70F - 21C