Things to do in Galveston!
In the heart of the historic district
One of the Galveston Arts Center's largest programs, ArtWalk promotes visual art and supports our arts-based community, offering alternative places to see and learn about art.
Here's what's happening at Pier 22
Don't miss this chance to get a new perspective on Galveston Bay and the historic Port of Galveston. Knowledgeably narrated tours explore the wide variety of birds and marine life that teems in the Bay. Details
Every Thursday, Jan 5 - Dec 28, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Menard Park, 2222 28th Street Galveston, TX
Galveston's Own Farmers Market is a non-profit organization providing a direct connection to vendors that are creating and growing fresh whole foods, including farms, ranches, bakeries, cheese-makers and specialty-foods producers and bringing locally-grown produce, prepared foods and edible farm products. Come see these great local vendors and help support your community! Details
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Upcoming things to do in Galveston!
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 8:30 pm
East Beach-1923 Boddeker Rd, Galveston, TX
Run entirely on sand, the Sand Crab is a great way to get a little exercise under the stars on a beautiful Galveston Beach at night and have a few beers and other refreshments while listening to great music with other runners on a summer night. Details
September 1 - 3, 2017
Head on down to Galveston Island over Labor Day weekend for the 7th Annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival - the largest, most comprehensive craft beer celebration at the beach! Details
September 29 - 30, 2017
Yaga’s Entertainment, Galveston, TX
Event activities include a Shrimp Gumbo Cook-Off, Gumbo Tasting, Official 5k, Lil’ Shrimps Parade, Live Music, Vendors, Kids Area and a Strand Merchant Walk-About! There is plenty for the whole family to enjoy! Details
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017
Kempner Park 27th & Avenue O
Book your passage now for the second annual Galveston Heritage Festival! Enjoy the music, food and entertainment from numerous cultural groups and associations throughout the day while learning more about the early days of Galveston’s immigration movement. Details
October 14 - 15, 2017
Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church 1824 Ball Street Galveston, TX.
Two full days of Opa! and YaSou!, the event features authentic food prepared on site, Greek wines, Greek beer, Craft beer, a live band, dancing, childrens’ activities, gifts, and tours of the Church. Details
October 21-22, 2017 at 10am
Postoffice St, Historic Downtown Galveston.
Featuring over 100 artists! Art, food and fun in a beautiful, historic setting. Details
October 27 - 28, 2017
First Lutheran Church
Galveston's Island Oktoberfest. Island Oktoberfest is hosted by First Lutheran Church and co-sponsored by Del Papa Distributing Company. The two-day festival takes place on the church grounds and streets Details