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The fifth annual BrewMaster's Craft Beer Festival is a unique multi-day event created for beer drinkers, learners, enthusiasts and experts. Featuring over 400 craft beers, culinary variety, educational events, & live music. Don't miss it this Labor Day Weekend, August 29 - 31.
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Diversity and the Arts - The Inspiration Behind the TWELVE Photography Project
Galveston’s TWELVE photography project focuses on the diversity of life – people, scenery, architecture and even viewpoints.

Place of Deadliest Storm in U.S. History Has Become Popular Destination for Haunted Travel
The season for thrills and chills is quickly approaching and Galveston Island’s ghostly history makes it one of the top destinations in the country for “haunted” travel.

The Fall Preview
School is back in session, and that means fall is just around the corner. Whether you're planning on only visiting Galveston Island for the day or you plan to make this your weekend getaway, there's a list of fun and exciting things to do.

Battle of the Badges To Be a Knockout September 6
Under normal circumstances, firefighters and police officers generally work together to keep the peace and promote and maintain safety throughout the community, but that spirit of cooperation vanishes when the boxing gloves go on.

Uplifting Minds, A Skateboard at a Time
In one swoop, Isiah has suddenly gone airborne on his skateboard and is gliding through the air at Johnny Romano Skate Park, oblivious to a group of kids watching his every gravity defying move.

Haunted Hotel Galvez? Decide For Yourself This October
This October, Hotel Galvez & Spa invites guests to learn more about the paranormal during its annual ghost tour and dinner event.

Unexpected Real-Life Training Session
After a little over an hour of swimming, running, and paddling we were making a final lap around tower 6 when the lifeguard told me there was a possible drowning at 37th street.

Victor Lang: The Interview
I met Victor Lang about 20 years ago when I first moved to Galveston. Over the years, I saw him at parties and bar rooms, and always tried to say hello and find out what was going on in his life. Victor never failed to offer a juicy nugget of information.

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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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