Galveston heads to its second annual Cajun festival

June 5, 2017 by  

For something a little different for Father’s Day, Galveston families may want to take their dads to the Second Annual Galveston Cajun Festival.

This three-day event will [Read more]

Galveston area set to jazz it up

May 15, 2017 by  

For the seventh year, the Red Cat Jazz Festival will be serving up some of the hottest jazz and blues artists of the current era.

Sam Pink, the festival’s founder, promises that the [Read more]

Galveston readies for county’s annual fair and rodeo

April 18, 2017 by  

The Galveston County Fair and Rodeo will start in just a few days.

A Live Stock Show and Seafood cook–off will start things rolling on [Read more]

Galveston celebrates Mardi Gras

February 5, 2017 by  

This year will mark Galveston’s 106 Mardi Gras, with over 300,000 revelers expected to attend the 22 parades, 20 balcony parties, 30+ concerts, and 5 masked balls.

This is Texas’ biggest and the [Read more]

The Island gets ready for Chili Quest

January 1, 2017 by  

The middle of January will be the time for Galveston’s annual Chili Quest. This will be the eighth year for the Yaga-sponsored festival. Some of the proceeds from the event will once again go to [Read more]

Galveston continues to enjoy the season with festive circus

December 15, 2016 by  

The holiday season is getting into full swing, and one way to celebrate will be the Cirque Joyeux Noel Dinner and Show coming in mid-December. The one-hour Christmas circus features performers from [Read more]

Galveston presents ‘Dickens on the Strand’

November 25, 2016 by  

It will soon be time for the Victorian holiday festival ‘Dickens on the Strand’. The street festival will once again resemble 19th-Century Victorian London and will feature strolling carolers, roaming [Read more]

Galveston readies for its yearly Oktoberfest

October 10, 2016 by  

In a couple of weeks, the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, in partnership with the Del Papa Distributing Company, will be hosting the island’s 35th Oktoberfest.

The weekend will [Read more]

Galveston celebrates the humble shrimp

September 8, 2016 by  

The Seventh Annual Galveston Island Wild Texas Shrimp Festival and Outdoors Show is coming in a couple of weeks.

The three-day event will have live [Read more]

Galveston park to resound with drumming and dancing

August 10, 2016 by  

A local park will be the place for families and friends to enjoy an evening of music, festivities and the aura that comes with sustained hypnotic Latin and African tribal rhythms.

The Joy of Djembe Drumming will be coming in [Read more]

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