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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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Since so much will be happening in Galveston for the holiday season, Santa is spending this summer on the island to make sure it all gets done! This summer, be sure to visit with Santa at a variety of events across the Isle - and enter for a chance to win big!
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The Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival is a unique multi-day event created for beer drinkers, learners, enthusiasts and experts. The celebration will showcase two signature events: BrewLicious Brews and Foods Pairing and BrewHaHa Grand Tasting. Labor Day Weekend!
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It's Island Time!
With summer slowly approaching fall, there's never been a better time to make your plans for an end-of-season Island getaway!

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Rules Are Made to Be Broken
Well – Lorraine is breaking two of her cardinal rules! Yep – she the curmudgeon who never cruises when hurricanes and kiddos are in full bloom is heading to the Caribbean at the end of the month.

Dustin Chase Speaks with WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL Director Thomas Carter
Director Thomas Carter (Coach Carter) again brings us a sports film that is less about sports and more about the human spirit.

Growing Up in Galveston: A Childhood of Pure Joy
Growing up in the ‘60s in Galveston was pure joie de vivre.

UTMB Named a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Vaccine Research
WHO taps UTMB to lead emerging infectious disease vaccine efforts.

Marine Biology Tours with Dr. Sid Steffins
You can get a taste of the long time educator’s knowledge, enthusiasm and evangelical environmental spirit by signing up for one of the marine biology tours led by Steffins and presented by the Texas Seaport Museum.

Galveston's Tremont House Opens History Exhibit as 30th Anniversary Approaches
In just six months, Galveston’s luxury Tremont House celebrates a special anniversary commemorating its 30th year of service.

Cruise Fashionista
It’s a cruise – who’s gonna care whether you’ve worn them before?

Single Ticket Sales Now Underway at The Grand
Single ticket sales for The Grand’s 2014-2015 "Celebrate With The Grand!" Performing Arts Season are now underway. Tickets may be purchased at The Grand’s Box Office, 2020 Postoffice Street, by calling 409.765.1894, 800.821.1894, or online at

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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. & Company RSS: News  

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