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If you haven't been to Galveston lately, now is the perfect time to experience some of the island's unique attractions - at a price you can't refuse. Select four or more participating attractions and save up to 40% off retail price. How's that for making an easy getaway easier?
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What do you get when you cross a kayak with a paint brush? One of the most incredible tours of your life! Introducing Artist Boat Kayak Adventures, where you can visit some of the Island's most pristine environments, while channeling your inner artist! Schedule today!
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Bringing the whole family to Galveston Island this summer? Great news! Because from Camps to Art Classes to Storytimes to Surfing to Skating and everything in between, we've got the fun, that's priced affordably. Come on down and see for yourself!
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Battle of the Badges Returns August 29th
When the bell rings at the 7th Annual Galveston “Battle of the Badges,” some boxers who happen to law enforcement officers are in for a Big Time Rumble.

Artist Ted Ellis Brings History to Life with FREE AT LAST
The prolific Friendswood artist is riding a wave of success since he created the poignant painting, “Free At Last,” commemorating Juneteenth, the day in 1865 that slaves in Texas were informed they were free.

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Galveston.com Deals offers savings up to 50% from local restaurants, attractions, spas, and other tourism-related businesses.

For Your Paws Only
It’s time to grab that trusty martini shaker and for guys to dust off their sharpest suit and for women to slide into their slinkiest dress and make plans to attend the 15th annual PAWS Gala on September 12.

The Golden Ticket?
Lorraine is bummed! Saw a cruise she wanted to take, and darned if it didn’t sell out the first day!

Major Galveston Beach Expansion Now Underway
A major beach expansion is now underway in Galveston, representing the largest sand nourishment project to take place on the Texas Gulf Coast this summer.

Galveston Bay's Amazing Wildlife to Highlight Upcoming Marine Biology Tours
Those yearning to learn more about the Galveston Bay ecosystem are invited to take part in upcoming Marine Biology Harbor Tours offered by the Texas Seaport Museum.

BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival: Get Crafty
Tap into your inner-craftsmen this Labor Day weekend, September 4-6, at the 6th annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival.

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Galveston's Grand 1894 Opera House is presenting a series of exciting performances - sure to have you laughing in the aisles, tapping your feet, and clapping your hands.
 

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Rosenberg Library features monthly Treasures of the Month featuring an array of interesting topics from the Island's history.
 

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Artist Boat is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting awareness and preservation of coastal margins and the marine environment through the disciplines of the sciences and the arts. Check out their fall schedule - online now!
 

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While there is a lot to do in Galveston, it's also a place where it feels comfortable to do little. At 10.4 miles long, the seawall lining the Gulf of Mexico is the world's longest continuous sidewalk and attracts walkers, joggers, bicyclists, surfers, sunbathers, skaters and sightseers year-round. It's a great place to exercise or just sit to watch a flock of brown pelicans skim across the waves at sunset.
 

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Galveston Island is a beautiful, historic beach destination known for its great weather all year round. But, if you're not a sand-between-your-toes kind of traveler, don't worry. There are plenty of things to do in Galveston that don't include the beach, which is what makes our charming little island so diverse and special.
 




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