Galveston.com  Official Website of Galveston Island, Texas Tourism & Marketing

From the Blogs Performing & Visual Arts Lectures & Workshops Nature Tourism Sports & Outdoors Exhibition & Tours Dining Specials
From the Blogs rssiconsmall

UTMB to Train Cuban Scientists

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will embark on a two-year research development program to collaborate with Cuban scientists at the Instituto Pedro Kouri in Havana to better fight infectious diseases.

Hotel Galvez Sponsors Revival of Historic Bathing Beauty Revue

Guests can expect live music, a vintage car show, vendor and craft beer booths and “Bathing Beauties Contest” when 40 contestants compete in vintage and vintage-inspired swimwear for cash prizes.

AIA Sandcastle Competition Kicks Off June 4 on East Beach

Like a Phoenix rising from the ashes, Galveston’s East Beach shoreline will give rise to some mind-blowing artwork when the AIA Houston Sandcastle Competition kicks off on June 4.

Galveston.com Captures 4 Stevie Awards

Galveston.com & Company was named the winner of Stevie® Awards in four categories in The 14th Annual American Business Awards.

Riding the Rails: A Journey Into Galveston's Quest for Prosperity

With the help of the railway, Galveston effectively sealed her reputation as the Queen City of the Gulf.

Revisiting Stewart Beach

If beach going is on your agenda, you have several choices of sandy, sun drenched playgrounds to choose from, and for many, the obvious choice is Stewart Beach.

GHF Homes Tour Continues This Weekend

A drive along Galveston streets and her quaint neighborhoods is a sight for sore eyes for visitors and Islanders alike.