Category: Local Activity Guide

Posted on 4/16/2024

Galveston ArtWalk & Other Art Scenes

Take a beautiful beachfront destination, add in delicious food, family-friendly attractions, historic charm, and a thriving cultural hub, and you get Galveston, Texas. This barrier island town on the Gulf Coast is a popular vacation getaway, but it’s not all sand and sea here.

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Posted on 4/10/2024

Galveston Vacation Planning - April 2024

Spring is a great time to visit Galveston Island. Fresh Gulf breezes, blooming botanicals, fun family-friendly festivals, and more await. Discover the best of Galveston with our local guide to exciting events, delicious dining, and an exclusive vacation rental offer.

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Posted on 2/27/2024

A Traveler’s Guide to Spring in Galveston

Spring in Galveston brings sunny days perfect for hitting the salty beaches that line the Gulf Coast. The island is known for its 30-plus miles of sandy shoreline, family-friendly attractions, and historic downtown.

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Posted on 1/22/2024

Enjoying the Best of Galveston’s Nightlife

Discover the top destinations for a memorable night out in Galveston, from live music and dancing to trendy bars and restaurants.

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Posted on 11/20/2023

Deep Sea Fishing in Galveston: Ultimate Guide

If you're looking for the most quintessential outdoor activity in Galveston, it doesn't get much better than a sport fishing trip in the Gulf of Mexico. The beaming sun and salty breeze are only made better by the thrill of a bite on the line as you battle to bag a red snapper.No matter your

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Posted on 11/20/2023

Golf Cart Rentals in Galveston: Where to Go

Whether rolling along the waterfront with a gentle sea breeze or meandering the historic streets of The Strand, exploring Galveston Island is even more fun when cruising in an open-air golf cart.And when the time comes to load up the beach bags, boogie boards, sunscreen, and towels to hit the sand,

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Posted on 10/18/2023

9 Best Parks to Explore in Galveston

While Galveston may be best known for its sandy beach parks on the Gulf of Mexico, the coastal Texas island also offers beautiful spots to enjoy nature away from the water . Whether you're looking for trails to hike and bike, a place to take the kids to play, or a spot to let the dogs run around,

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Posted on 10/16/2023

Lone Star Rally: Ultimate Guide (2023)

The roar of engines and the scent of saltwater collide in a spectacular fusion of biker culture and coastal charm at the Galveston Lone Star Rally. Hosted along the Galveston Historic Seaport, the annual fall event is a pilgrimage for classic car and motorcycle enthusiasts, who bring their rides to

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Posted on 8/24/2023

1st Timer's Guide to the Galveston Railroad Museum

Looking for fun things to do with the whole family in Galveston, Texas? You don't want to miss the Galveston Railroad Museum.Located next to the Strand Historic District, the old rail station calls to train enthusiasts of all ages with a collection of vintage locomotives, an art deco station, and

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Posted on 8/23/2023

Galveston Ghost Tours You Won't Want to Miss

Galveston is well-known as a fantastic place for a beach vacation but most people don't realize it's also a popular destination for ghost hunters, too! Add a dose of spooky to your time in Galveston by embracing this lesser-known side of our beloved island.Dwayne Jones, executive director of the

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