Celebrate the Water with These Fun Watersport Activities

A day in Galveston on the water may conjure up visions of sun, sand, and seaweed. But this little island is jam-packed with wet activities that offer so much more and extends far beyond the beach. There is an abundance of things to do in Galveston on the water. From beaches to water parks to … Continued

Oh, the Birds! Galveston is One of Texas’ Top Bird Communities

Not only is Galveston Island a playground for young and old alike, but it is also a playground for a gorgeous variety of birds! Just this year, the Audubon Texas and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department designated Galveston as a certified Bird City Texas community. It is one of the best bird-watching areas in Texas. … Continued

Galveston’s Best Brunch Spots

  The almighty brunch. It’s the perfect excuse to celebrate, whether it’s a 50th wedding anniversary or just making it through the work week. It’s bacon and egg deliciousness paired with the later-day introduction of classic meat and potatoes. What’s not to love about that? In Galveston, restaurant owners certainly know how to sling the … Continued

Spring 2021 Events in Galveston

While Galveston is a year-round destination, come Springtime things really start to get busy as local residents gear up for the upcoming tourist season with festivals and activities everyone can enjoy. Here’s what coming for current events in Galveston.   April 15 – 18 – Featherfest The signature project of the Galveston Island Nature Tourism … Continued

The Best Beach Spots Near Galveston

  The beautiful beaches and Galveston attractions of the barrier island make this a year-round destination for Texans and out-of-state tourists alike. For a good part of the 19th century, Galveston was the wealthiest and certainly the largest town in Texas. It was even the capital of the Republic of Texas for a brief period, … Continued

How to Have Fun in Your RV During the Holidays

Exterior Lights allow you to show your flair for the season to the neighbors. Do it your way! Get creative! Mini Christmas trees inside your RV, whether on the wall or on a table, is the perfect alternative to a full-size tree. Hang Stockings wherever you have empty wall space. Switch your bedspread/comforter to a … Continued

Galveston’s Galleries

Shopping for Art – Galleries in Galveston Galveston Arts Center Now through Jan 3, 2021 – Galveston Arts Center (GAC) presents Going Through a Phrase, a group exhibition of text-based works by Alicia Eggert, Candace Hicks, Stephanie Patton, Andrea Tosten, and Rachelle Vasquez on view in the main gallery. Through neon signage, calligraphy, and textiles, … Continued

A November to Remember

How to do it: Preheat the oven to 400°F; coat a 9×13-inch baking dish with non-stick cooking spray. In a large skillet melt 4 T butter over medium-high heat. Add celery, onion & parsley. Sauté until tender. Remove from heat and stir in crabmeat, bread crumbs, lemon juice and red pepper flakes. Spoon crabmeat mixture … Continued

Best Budget Attractions in Galveston

  The Seawall FREE! The main reason to visit Galveston is the seawall. You’ll love strolling the beach, meeting people, and taking your dog for a walk. Always clean and safe! The doggies love it. You will too. Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum Low cost (Tickets $6 – $10, plus group discounts). The … Continued