Weddings & Spas
Amy Bly Photography2620 Avenue O, Galveston, TX 77550
Amy Bly Photography specializes in professional quality, personalized digital portraiture of newborns, infants, toddlers, siblings, and families, as well as weddings and other events in the Galveston area. Amy will shoot photos at her small in-home studio, or on location at any site you choose to capture your children and family in precious photographs you will cherish forever.
Ashton Villa2328 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77550
409-750-9108 ext. 1308
Ashton Villa, the first of the island's great Broadway mansions, was once the center of Galveston social life. Now you can enjoy the wedding of your dreams in the home's Grand Ballroom, with its elaborate chandelier and dramatic lighting. The original first-floor interior rooms boast elegant architecture and gold filigree and are exceptional places for a small seated dinner or reception.
Beach Weddings5600 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77551
Hoping to tie the knot on the beach? Are you envisioning Gulf breezes, the sound of waves and sand between you toes? Brian Kunz, Special Events Manager of the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau, will help you find the perfect beach location for your wedding.
Bennett Floral3914 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77550
Bennett Floral - your Galveston, TX wedding florist - offers a wide selection of bridal bouquets, wedding ceremony flowers, floral cake decorations, & centerpieces to fit any budget
Bienville Social323 23rd Street, Galveston, TX 77550
If you're looking for a sophisticated venue for your rehearsal dinner or wedding reception, Bienville Social is the place! Located in the heart of Galveston's downtown Historic Strand District, it provides a News Orleans feel while retaining unique Galveston architectural features such as a distinctive skylight and brick masonry. This venue accommodates up to 80 people for a seated event.
Bishop's Palace1402 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77550
What bride doesn't dream of a palace wedding? Designed by Nicholas Clayton, Galveston's premier architect, and completed in 1892, the Bishop's Palace (Gresham House), is one of the most significant Victorian residences in the country. The palace's grand interior spaces include a 40-foot-tall octagonal mahogany stairwell with stained glass on five sides, a pair of exotic Sienna marble columns, and coved and coffered 14-foot ceilings. What a beautiful setting for a wedding, reception or photography session!
Buchanan Gallery302 25th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Buchanan Gallery offers an intimate wedding or reception venue with fine arts as the backdrop. Located in the island's Downtown Historic District, the gallery is housed in a building constructed in 1874. The 1,400-square-foot interior accommodates up to 100 guests and features soaring 15-foot ceilings with exposed beams and stained concrete floors.
Catering by Benno112 28th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Offering catering for any kind of function, from fish fry's to corporate events to weddings and birthday parties, Benno's motto is "Galveston's premiere caterer never runs out of food!"
Chopin Mon Ami Catering1508 39th St., Galveston, TX 77550
Started in 2005 as a specialty cake company, Chopin Mon Ami specializes in catering weddings. They won "Best of Weddings" for their cakes, food and services by "The Knot" magazine in 2012 & 2013.
Coastal Catering6341 Steward Road Suite 123, Galveston, TX 77551
Dishes rang from traditional "comfort foods" to Hors D'oeuvers and entrees. On-site Shrimp and Crawfish Boils, Baked Tilapia with Veracruz Sauce, Tuscan Grilled Chicken Breasts with Artichoke Hearts and Capers are just a few of their dishes.
Creative Photography by Manny Chan6428 Stewart Road, Galveston, TX 77551
Manny Chan has photographed weddings in just about every island venue over the past 30 years. He also knows spectacular local places for your engagement pictures!
Downtown Blooms2309 Mechanic, Galveston, TX 77550
Providing fresh, high quality flowers for all occasions, this shop's professional and caring staff is focused on providing personalized care for each order.
Mon - Fri: 10am - 6pm
Sat: 10am - 1pm
Sun: By appointment
Evia13 Evia Main, Galveston, TX 77554
The lush, beautifully landscaped grounds of Evia are a lovely location for a wedding and reception. Evia is a master-planned community that pays tribute to historic Galveston, New Orleans and Charleston. Call for a tour and start planning your perfect day!
Gaido's3800 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550
A Galveston tradition and a local favorite for seafood since 1911! They prepare your cuisine on-site using their custom-built, mobile kitchen that comes to you. Devise the type of menu you desire, from light hors d'ouerves or heavy hors d'ouerves to buffet dinners or individual plates. You customize the menu as desired.
What's more, they offer complete rentals of glassware and china, tables and chairs, and cloth napkins, if needed.
Galveston Candy GirlsGalveston, TX
Tired of cake? How about trying candy? Candy Girls provides candy buffets for weddings.
Galveston Country Club14228 Stewart Road, Galveston, TX 77554
409-737-9830 ext. 106
Nestled beside beautiful Lake Como on Galveston's West End, the 120-acre Galveston Country Club offers elegant, inviting indoor and outdoor spaces for your wedding and reception. Plan an early evening event to add spectacular sunset water views to your special day!
Galveston Flower Company1515 19th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
A local Galveston florist with over 40 years of floral design experience. You can shop online, in person, or over the phone.
Galveston Island Palms Outdoor Events & Parties5802 Avenue S, Galveston, TX 77550
An outdoor facility that includes a 50 foot x 50 foot covered pavilion and handicapped accessible restrooms. There is a large air-conditioned dressing room for brides. The facility is caterer friendly, and has a BBQ pit.
Galveston Railroad Museum2602 Santa Fe Place, Galveston, TX 77550
The museum's "People's Gallery" can accommodate 300 people for a seated dinner. For smaller gatherings, the vintage rail dining cars can accomodate up to 40 guest.
Galveston Wedding Chapel715 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77550
Going to the chapel? This Victorian-style house built in 1910 may be just right for your wedding of up to 40 guests. A traditional wedding ceremony, a wedding at the beach and a wedding reception are available, as well as professional photography and video services.
Garten Verein2704 Avenue O, Galveston, TX 77550
409-750-9108 ext. 1308
If your heart is set on a garden wedding, you'll fall in love with the historical Garten Verein in Kempner Park. Built as a dance pavilion in 1880, this magical venue resembles a grand glassed-in gazebo. It's a favorite among modern brides for weddings, receptions or seated dinners for 250.
Happy Pretty You! Reiki Salon & Spa1615 23rd Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Voted "Best Salon & Best Spa in Galveston 2013" by The Islander Magazine, Happy Pretty You! can assist with all your hair and makeup needs, as well as provide complete wedding planning. Relax as you go from "Yes!" to "I do!" with a personal assistant and experienced wedding coordinator. What a perfect way to enjoy the wedding of your dreams!
Hotel Galvez & Spa Wyndham Grand Hotel2024 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550
As Texas' only historic beachfront hotel on the Gulf Coast, the Hotel Galvez offers wedding parties gracious hospitality, old world elegance, Spanish-style architecture and romantic ambiance. The Terrace Ballroom with its spectacular panoramic view, the beautiful Music Hall, and the outdoor garden and Centennial Green with their soft Gulf breezes, offer memorable venues for every bride and groom.
Island Flowers513 25th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Island Flowers is famous for its extraordinary orchids. Their master florist, Constance Dryden, is renowned for her magnificent arrangements and unsurpassed creativity.
J. Maisel's Mainland Floral2710 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77550
She loves me, she loves me not...did you know that many popular flowers have a special meaning? The talented staff at Mainland Floral does, and they can create unique bouquets and arrangements that are just right for your wedding.
Knapp Flower Shop1122 45th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Established in 1926, Knapps was voted Glaveston County's Best Florist in 2011. They provide beautiful arrangements for all events.
La Moda Salon & Day Spa523 24th Street Suite 201, Galveston, TX 77550
The spacious La Moda Salon & Day Spa in downtown Galveston is a great place for wedding parties! Services include haircuts, perms, highlights, massage, facials, nails, waxing, make-up application, and body spa treatments.
LuLu's The Salon & Day Spa5205 Avenue U, Galveston, TX 77551
Pamper yourself with one of three special bridal boutique packages at Lulu's! Services for the bride, groom and other wedding party members include make-up sessions, classic facials, hairstyling, and French manicure and pedicure.
Minuteman Press of Galveston5302 Avenue S, Galveston, TX 77551
Let Minuteman's design department create a memorable image for your wedding with a specially-coordinated package of invitations, programs, reception cards, napkins, and much more. Choose from sample books or go with a design that's as unique as you and your wedding!
Moments Event Planning & Design601 25th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Available for day-of-wedding coordination, partial and full-service wedding planning.
Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention CenterSeven Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554
Wedding options are aplenty at Moody Gardens. Choose from The Rooftop Terrace, Palm Beach and Botanical Gardens. Or consider several indoor facilities.
Moody Mansion2618 Broadway, Galveston, TX 77550
Moody Mansion is available for weddings, anniverasaries, meetings, reunions and other events. The formal ballroom is a memorable venue, and less formal space is on the ground level and in the new garage exhibit area, with easy access to free parking. There is ample room outside for tables and tents for outdoor programs, and the mansion is a picturesque setting for bridal photographs.
Mosquito Cafe628 14th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
"For special occasions at one of Galvestonâ€™s prestigious venues or your beautiful home, rely on Mosquito CafÃ© to make them exquisite, memorable, and most importantly delicious!!
We believe in providing you with the finest possible cuisine, the most attentive customer service, and keenest attention to detail. Your guests will immediately appreciate your good taste and youâ€™ll appreciate the convenience and affordability. " - Mosquito Cafe
Olympia - The Grill at Pier 212100 Harborside Drive, Galveston, TX 77550
Located inside the Harbor House hotel, Olympia Grill at Pier 21 specializes in fresh Gulf seafood and Greek and American cuisine. Enjoy live entertainment Friday & Saturday nights; a pet-friendly dockside patio and beautiful harbor views.
Mon - Thur, Sun: 11am - 9pm
Fri - Sat: 11am - 10pm
PattyCakes Bakery704 14th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Whether your event is large or small, your occasion is simple or elegant, PattyCakes Bakery will work the with utmost attention to detail in order to provide you with the best experience possible.
Queen of the Gulf Wedding Chapel at the Mermaid & The Dolphin Re1103 33rd Street, Galveston, TX 77551
The Mermaid & The Dolphin Resort is the perfect setting to start your lives together. From the ceremony to the reception, to the honeymoon accommodations, they provide the most romantic tropical setting on Galveston Island. The 1866 Texas Governor's Summer Mansion provides all the grandeur and elegance for your special day!
Queen's BBQ3428 Avenue S, Galveston, TX 77550
A local favorite serving up family-style barbecue available from a variety of Catering Plans.
Roof Garden2214 Strand, Galveston, TX 77550
Located in the heart of The Strand, Roof Garden features a grand staircase, balcony, ladies lounge, fireplace, fountains and an arbor. It can accommodate up to 400 guest.
Scottish Rite Cathedral2128 Church Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Built in 1929 in the art Deco-style, the Cathedral boasts a 400-seat theature backed by hand-painted scenes. It has a white marble staircase that leads downtairs to an extensive library filled with antique furnishing original to the building. It also has a reception room, a grand ballroom, and a commercial kitchen.
Cylde Wood, Building Coordinator
Shearn's Seafood & Prime Steaks1 Hope Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550
Located on the ninth floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel, Shearn's Lounge is the perfect rehearsal dinner venue, surrounded by spectacular views and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Call for group reservations.
Spa San Luis5222 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550
Experience the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation before your Big Day with world-class, traditional spa treatments at Spa San Luis. Schedule your wedding party for a unique array of Asian and European massages and facials, body gommages, wraps and hydrotherapy baths. A full-service salon is also available.
St. Joseph's Church2202 Avenue K, Galveston, TX 77550
The oldest German Catholic Church in Texas and the oldest wooden church building in Galveston, St. Joseph's was built by German immigrants in 1859. The building is rectangular, and has a bell tower with trefoil window.
Sweet T's Desserts3916 Winnie No. 179, Galveston, TX 77550
Dedicated to serving the best desserts from wedding cakes, or any other desserts. They cater to anniversaries, birthdays, bachelor parties and any and all eventful happenings in your daily lives.
Texas Seaport Museum & Tall Ship ELISSAPier 21, Galveston, TX 77550
Are nautical nuptials more your style? Then climb aboard the 1877 tall ship Elissa at the Texas Seaport Museum! This floating National Historic Landmark on the island's historic waterfront makes for an unforgettable, romantic setting. You'll have access to Elissa's decks, galleries, officers quarters, and galley for use as a serving area or bar, as well as the museum's pier, galleries and rest rooms.
The Island Cakery16708 San Luis Pass, Galveston, TX 77554
All of Island Cakery's cakes are baked and decorated upon request. They specialize in traditional icing, fondant, and gum-paste.
Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm
Sat: Deliveries until noon
The Lasker Inn Ballroom & Bed & Breakfast1019 16th Street, Galveston, TX 77550
Central to the Beaches, the Strand, and the Arts and Entertainment District. The Ballroom seats up to 80 guests, and 12-18 guest for overnight stays. Special occupancy permitted for 250 guests.
The Lyceum of Galveston Island2401 Winnie, Galveston, TX 77550
Nestled in historic downtown Galveston, Texas is The Lyceum of Galveston Island â€“ an elegant, mid 19th century Victorian-style chapel and meeting hall. With a total renovation, restoration, and remodeling completed in summer of 2009, The Lyceum now takes its place as the Islandâ€™s new premier venue for weddings, receptions, meetings and events.
The San Luis Resort5222 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550
Galveston's premier beachfront wedding destination and the perfect place to get away for your wedding. The resort features 30 acres of seaside luxury with award-winning accommodations and amenities.
The Spa at Moody Gardens7 Hope Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77554
Soothe your soul - by yourself or with your bridal party - amidst magical pyramids and botanical beauty at The Spa at Moody Gardens. This elegantly appointed spa offers packages that feature sumptuous tropical fragrances and ocean elixirs.
The Total Wedding ExperienceP.O. Box 3908, Galveston, TX 77552
Experienced wedding consultants are ready to help you with your Big Day, whether you're looking for complete, turn-key wedding planning, or assistance with "day of" coordination only. They've done it all!
The Tremont House: A Wyndham Grand Hotel2300 Mechanic, Galveston, TX 77550
Nestled in the heart of Galveston Island's Strand Historic District, the Tremonte House is reminiscent of a 17th-century facade in Paris. The elegant hotel includes a ballroom, a rooftop deck, and can accommodate more than 400 guests.
Therapeutic HealthWorks Day Spa2114 Sealy, Galveston, TX 77550
An intimate day spa near downtown Galveston that focuses on therapeutic massage, skin and body care.
Tour de Tents2125 Church Street Suite B, Galveston, TX 77550
Tour de Tents is a Galveston Island, Family Owned business. Not limited to just tents, they also rent tables, chairs, linens, staging, flooring and lighting.
Vintage Limo Service2420 Mechanic, Galveston, TX 77550
Specializing in chauffeur driven vintage Rolls Royce automobiles for any occasion. For classic luxury cars, Rolls-Royce has set the standard for style, elegance, and class for decades. "Galveston limousine service for your next special occasion."
West End Restaurant & Sand Bar21706 Burnet Drive, Galveston, TX 77554
Located at the marina in Sea Isle, overlooking Galveston Bay, the West End features a wide variety of fresh seafood, chicken and sandwiches. On the ground level, you'll find the Sand Bar, an open air restaurant and bar serving casual fare.
Sun - Thurs: 11am - 10pm
Fri - Sat: 11am - 11pm
Hours may vary seasonally. Please call ahead to confirm.