Galveston captivates visitors that come to call with her natural beauty, eccentric charm and traditional Texas-style Hospitality -- because Galveston is genteel, gracious and captivating. Galveston is the beautifully preserved hidden treasure of the Lone Star State. Come unlock the history, romance and beauty that lies within. Explore every nook and cranny because you are her guest and Galveston loves sharing her treasures with you.
Whether you prefer to stroll down quaint alleyways by foot or trot through the streets in a carriage, all paths lead visitors on an unforgettable journey back in time. You'll be entertained and enlightened by knowledgeable guides giving tours on foot, by carriage, by van - even by boat!
What to Wear for This Year's “Dickens on the Strand” Festival
For many, the big question for the annual “Dickens on the Strand” festival is what to wear. Read more.
Galveston's Best Spots for Holiday Photos
If you’re looking for some cool locales to take family holiday photos, Galveston – the Jewel of the Texas Gulf Coast – provides some breathtaking options for amateur and professional photographers alike. Read more.
An Island Holiday, Galveston-Style
Although we never know when Mother Nature will huff and puff a cold front our way, island holidays can be a welcomed change to the traditional holiday season most of us grew up with. Read more.
Moody Gardens Festival of Lights Now Underway
As one of the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast this year’s celebration will have Santa parachuting out of a plane and plenty of Christmas cheer infused with a Caribbean flair. Read more.
Make Your Voice Heard in 3 Tightly-Contested Galveston Races
This election season, you may sometimes get the feeling that your one vote doesn't matter much. Not so! It matters in national and local elections, and it matters right here on Galveston.com. Read more.