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Because every single day of the year brings events and happenings around Galveston, this is a selection of only some of the highlights. Visit galveston.com/calendarofevents for a complete, updated list of everything on offer in the city throughout the year.

2019 Monthly Events

For details and full events calendar, visit Galveston.com/calendarofevents/.

YAGA’S CHILI QUEST AND BEER FEST 
January 18-19, 2019 

SPECIAL OLYMPICS POLAR PLUNGE 
January 19,2019 

GALVESTON RESTAURANT WEEK 
January 26-February 10, 2019 

SEA TURTLE SATURDAY 
February 2, 2019 

GALVESTON MARATHON 
February 17, 2019 

MARDI GRAS! GALVESTON 
February 22, 2019 - March 5, 2019 

CAUSEWAY FUND RUN 
March 9, 2019 

24TH ANNUAL THE GRAND KIDS FESTIVAL 
April 6, 2019 

WICKED WINE RUN 
April 6, 2019 

IRONMAN 70.3 TEXAS 
April 7, 2019 

17TH ANNUAL FEATHERFEST & NATURE PHOTOFEST 
April 11-14, 2019 

9TH ANNUAL ROTARY CRAWFISH BOIL 
April 14, 2019 

BON TEMPS ROULER CAJUN THROWDOWN 
April 26-27, 2019 

INTERNATIONAL OLEANDER SOCIETY FESTIVAL 
April 26-27, 2019 

GALVESTON ISLAND WINE FESTIVAL 
April 26-27, 2019 

DIVAS HALF MARATHON 
April 27-28, 2019 

45TH ANNUAL HISTORIC HOMES TOUR 
May 4-5, 11-12, 2019 

SPLASH DAY 
May 5, 2019 

GALVESTON CHAMBER WOMEN’S CONFERENCE 
May 9, 2019 

YAGA’S WILD GAME & BBQ COOK-OFF 
May 10-11, 2019 

GALVESTON ISLAND BEACH REVUE 
May 17-18, 2019 

JEEP GO TOPLESS DAY 
May 18, 2019 

HOTEL GALVEZ WEDDING VOW RENEWAL 
June 8, 2019 

GALVESTON BEACH SPORTS FEST 
June 8, 2019 

JULY 4TH PARADE & FIREWORKS 
July 4, 2019 

SAND CRAB 5K/10K NIGHT RUN 
August 17, 2019 

33RD ANNUAL AIA SANDCASTLE COMPETITION 
August 24, 2019 

BREWMASTERS CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL 
August 30 - September 01, 2019 

CAPTAIN KID’S TRIATHLON 
September 8, 2019 

REDFISH RODEO 
September 19-21, 2019 

ISLAND GIRL TRIATHLON 
September 22, 2019 

GALVESTON ISLAND SHRIMP FESTIVAL 
September 27-28, 2019 

BATTLE ON THE BAY FESTIVAL 
September 28, 2019 

HARVEST MOON REGATTA 
October 10-13, 2019 

BIKE AROUND THE BAY 
October 12-13, 2019 

GREEK FESTIVAL 
October 12–13, 2019 

GRITTY GODDESS 5K FEST 
October 13, 2019 

22ND ANNUAL ARTOBERFEST 
October 19-20, 2019 

TOUGHEST 10K CAUSEWAY RUN 
October 19, 2019 

38TH ANNUAL ISLAND OKTOBERFEST 
October 25-26, 2019 

SAENGERFEST PARK MINI-MONSTER BASH 
October 26, 2019 

LONE STAR MOTORCYCLE RALLY 
October 31, 2019 – November 3, 2019 

VETERANS DAY SALUTE AT SEAWOLF PARK 
November 11, 2019 

WINTER WONDER ISLAND EVENTS 
November 16, 2019 - January 11, 2020 

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT MOODY GARDENS 
November 16, 2019 - January 11, 2020 

ICE LAND AT MOODY GARDENS 
November 16, 2019 - January 11, 2020 

HOTEL GALVEZ HOLIDAY LIGHTING CELEBRATION 
November 29, 2019 

DOWNTOWN LANTERNS & LIGHTS 
November 30, 2019 – January 1, 2020 

VICTORIAN HOMES TOUR 
December 6, 2019 

46TH ANNUAL DICKENS ON THE STRAND 
December 6-8, 2019 

HOLIDAY WITH THE CRANES 
December 14-15, 2019 

SANTA HUSTLE 5K AND HALF MARATHON 
December 21-22, 2019 

CIRQUE JOYEUX AT MOODY GARDENS 
December 20-30, 2019 

YAGA’S CHILI QUEST AND BEER FEST 
January 17-18, 2020 

GALVESTON RESTAURANT WEEK 
anuary 25-February 9, 2020 

MARDI GRAS! GALVESTON 
February 14-25, 2020

From the Blogs

10th Annual Brewmasters Serves Up Foam-Filled Labor Day Fun

Published: Friday, July 12, 2019

Toast to the end of summer at the 10th annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival in sunny Galveston Island, Texas during Labor Day Weekend. Read more.

Shark Fishing

Published: Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Another great and exhilarating aspect of summer fishing in Galveston is catching sharks! Read more.

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