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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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Start the Memorial Day weekend this year on the right note with acclaimed singer-songwriter Drew Kennedy at Galveston Historical Foundation's History on Tap concert. Gates open at 6pm at Harris Garden at Ashton Villa, and admission is free with RSVP.
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Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Museum to Participate in Blue Star Museums
The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum is pleased to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day, May 25 through Labor Day, September 7, 2015.

SPONGEBOB SUBPANTS ADVENTURE Kicks off Memorial Weekend
Always among the leaders in use of state-of-the-art technology, Moody Gardens is showcasing another first in entertainment with the opening of its new attraction, the SpongeBob SubPants Adventure.

Corvettes to Cruise Galveston May 29-31
Getting a few hundred of your closest Vette-loving buddies together is the idea behind the Corvettes Cruising Galveston event May 29-31.

Galveston Events Celebrate Beaches, History, Cuisine
Millions of visitors flock to Galveston’s 32 miles of beaches every summer, but there’s more to celebrate about this island than its sparkling Gulf waters.

Galveston to Celebrate 150th Anniversary of Juneteenth June 7-20
When you head to Galveston this June, you’ll be coming home where it all began as the island hosts several days of festivities to celebrate Juneteenth – a holiday that originated in this historic beach town.

No Cruise for You!
Even with a cruise ticket, improper or incomplete documents can be cause for your being denied boarding – and DO NOT LOOK FOR A REFUND!

Galveston Railroad Museum in the Heart of the Port City
With Galveston being a port city with dockside boats and ships, visitors might be surprised to learn there’s a railroad museum, right in the heart of the historic Strand District.

Great Galveston Island Patios
When visiting Galveston Island, one of the first things visitors want to do is find out where they can go for great food and drinks while soaking in the islands great outdoor atmosphere.

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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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