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Galveston Island's fun and family-friendly dog show - the 4th annual A Bark in the Park - is set for Saturday, April 26th. To take place again in the historic, beautifully- tree-shaded Kempner Park, 27th and Avenue O, this canine competition will take place between 10am-2pm.
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Thrill Seekers and Pier Lovers! Head down to the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier for Crazy Crawfish Weekend! You'll enjoy live zydeco music, crawfish, and $5 Walk-On Passes. Featuring 16 rides, 11 midway games, great food & shops, & fun!
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It's Island Time!
With spring now in full blossom, there's never been a better time to make your plans for an Island getaway!

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Experience the Charm of Postoffice Street
Marked by its beautiful Victorian architecture and colorfully painted storefronts, Postoffice Street is full of charm, offering an enchanting blend of art galleries, boutiques, antique shops, chic eateries and lively entertainment in downtown Galveston.

Homes Tour Set to Dazzle for 40th Anniversary
With tours held the first two weekends in May, this anniversary celebration will feature nine homes including six never showcased before, plus a host of special events.

Quit 'Yer, Er, "Rhymes with Kitchen"
For all you out there looking for longer cruises and more ports-of-call on sailings from the Port of Galveston – it’s time to quit “grousing” and start booking!

Historic Homes Tour Brings History to Life
For the past 40 years, the Galveston Historical Foundation (GHF) has been providing tours of some of Galveston’s most elaborate, ornate and famous—and infamous—residences during the Historic Homes Tour.

Slap Ya' Mamma, It's Crawfish Season!
It's springtime again, and that means CRAWFISH! Galveston.com's Lee Roane takes a look at 3 of the Island's best spots for this fiery fave!

Galveston Al Fresco
When visiting Galveston Island, one of the first things visitors want to know is where they can go for great food and drinks while soaking in the Island's great outdoor atmosphere.

Number 13: A New Jewel on Galveston Island
A true pleasure when writing a restaurant review is discovering a jewel of a dining establishment. We found one in Number 13.

RCI's LIBERTY OF THE SEAS Sets Sail from the Island in 2015
Royal Caribbean International this week announced its 2015-2016 year-round sailings from Galveston, Texas. Beginning winter 2015, Liberty of the Seas will take over weekly Caribbean sailings from Galveston, offering Texas vacationers a newer and larger ship.

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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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Clean Galveston has been around since 1982 when it was started to help with litter abatement and city beautification. Since then it has spent countless dollars on projects to keep Galveston as clean and beautiful as possible.
 

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