Plan your summer to remember with our Galveston Island roundup of events, attractions, & more

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Dive into a summer of fun with 365 Houston guides on attractions, events, and sun-sational thrills across Galveston Island.

Whether your interests are in the waves or in the streets, Galveston Island is ripe with heaps to do all summer long.

From must-see attractions to can’t-miss events, 365 Houston has rounded up Galveston Island highlights to fill your calendar throughout the season.

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Galveston Island Summer Roundup

Click through each of the links for deeper dives on all things waiting to be discovered around the island.

Summer Guide to Galveston Island Events

From sipping on craft brewery samples to sandcastle sculptures and free film screenings, our Summer Guide to events in Galveston will help plan your days on the island through September 2019.

Find Your Beach on Galveston Island: East Beach vs. Stewart Beach

Explore the different perks and personalities of Galveston’s two primary beach parks while packing your calendar with special events taking place along the shore.

Family Fun on Galveston Island 

Dig into the museums, attractions, and events around Galveston Island that are big hits with little ones and their families.

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Moody Gardens | Photo courtesy of Galveston CVB

Fourth of July Events on Galveston Island

Among fireworks and parades, Galveston is home to plenty of celebrations, museums, and outdoor fun to fill the long holiday weekend.

Galveston Island Pass

With the help of the Galveston Island Pass, adventurers can explore more of the city with discounted admission to some of Galveston’s original attractions.

5 Must Do Things in Galveston

From the uninitiated to the well-seasoned island traveler, we’ll help you discover the things that are can’t-miss while on Galveston Island.

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The Strand District | Photo courtesy of Galveston CVB

Walkable Galveston: The Historic Strand District

No car, no problem. Our guide to the Historic Strand District will help you navigate the plethora of shops, restaurants, and attractions that pack this neighborhood bursting with marvelous architecture.

Where to Brunch in Galveston

Spot your next hearty brunch with our guide to the most scrumptious eateries around the island.

Where to Happy Hour in Galveston

After a day in the sun or an afternoon trawling the streets of Galveston Island, we’ll help you find the tantalizing drink specials across the city that will quench your thirst.

Houston Nightlife: The Best Bars in Galveston

If you’re in search of the right vibe on the island, then we’ve compiled a list of the best bars in Galveston no matter the style or drink you’re looking for.

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