Events

Hotel Galvez Ghost Tour Dinner January 12th
Do you believe in ghosts? Hotel Galvez & Spa offers “Dinner with the Ghosts” on the second Thursday of every month.

Galveston ArtWalk January 14th
For over 25 years, the Galveston Art Center has produced ArtWalk on Saturday nights in the heart of the historic district.

The Grand presents Wiesenthal January 14th
Wiesenthal is the riveting, true story of Simon Wiesenthal, an ordinary man who did extraordinary things.

Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest January 21st
This year, the festival intends to spice up Galveston with a cook off, beer fest, live music, variety of vendors, 5K fun run, strand merchant walk-about, various contests and above all a diverse crowd.

The Grand presents The Oak Ridge Boys January 21st
They’ve earned Grammy, Dove, CMA, and ACM awards, and in 2015, they were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Don’t miss their Grand performances – just for the fun of it!

The Lyceum Bridal Show January 22nd
Galveston's Best & Top Wedding Professionals will be onsite to offer advice and answer any questions you may have in the planning of your wedding day.

The Grand presents The Oak Ridge Boys January 22nd
They’ve earned Grammy, Dove, CMA, and ACM awards, and in 2015, they were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Don’t miss their Grand performances – just for the fun of it!

Island ETC presents: "Small Engine Repair" January 27th
John Pollono's fast-paced comedic psychological thriller is returning to ETC with the same brilliant cast and production team. Small Engine Repair reunites three longtime buddies slouching through their thirties.

Island ETC presents: "Small Engine Repair" January 28th
John Pollono's fast-paced comedic psychological thriller is returning to ETC with the same brilliant cast and production team. Small Engine Repair reunites three longtime buddies slouching through their thirties.

The Grand presents PIPPIN January 29th 2pm
PIPPIN is a high-flying, death-defying hit Broadway musical! Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of Wicked, PIPPIN will lift you up and leave you smiling.

The Grand presents PIPPIN January 29th 7pm
PIPPIN is a high-flying, death-defying hit Broadway musical! Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of Wicked, PIPPIN will lift you up and leave you smiling.

Island ETC presents: "Small Engine Repair" February 2nd
John Pollono's fast-paced comedic psychological thriller is returning to ETC with the same brilliant cast and production team. Small Engine Repair reunites three longtime buddies slouching through their thirties.

Island ETC presents: "Small Engine Repair" February 3rd
John Pollono's fast-paced comedic psychological thriller is returning to ETC with the same brilliant cast and production team. Small Engine Repair reunites three longtime buddies slouching through their thirties.

Island ETC presents: "Small Engine Repair" February 4th
John Pollono's fast-paced comedic psychological thriller is returning to ETC with the same brilliant cast and production team. Small Engine Repair reunites three longtime buddies slouching through their thirties.

The Grand presents An Evening with Sophia Loren February 4th
Synonymous with grace, beauty and artistry, the Oscar-winning actress will captivate you with an intimate onstage conversation at The Grand.

Hotel Galvez Ghost Tour Dinner February 9th
Do you believe in ghosts? Hotel Galvez & Spa offers “Dinner with the Ghosts” on the second Thursday of every month.

The Grand presents The Time Jumpers February 11th
The current edition of The Time Jumpers includes 10 members, each a master of his instrument.

Mardi Gras Brunch at Hotel Galvez February 12th
Sunday Brunch at Hotel Galvez is considered one of the Top 100 Brunches in the US by Open Table users and is a “must” for the weekend.

The Grand presents Pump Boys and Dinettes February 12th
Moving from plaintive to jubilant, the musical score evokes country radio staples ranging from the pound-the-piano country rock of Jerry Lee Lewis to heart-sore tales of absent men evoking the music of Tammy Wynette.

Mardi Gras! Galveston February 17th
If you’re looking for a unique Mardi Gras experience in 2017, grab some beads and hit the beach.

Mardi Gras Brunch at Hotel Galvez February 19th
Sunday Brunch at Hotel Galvez is considered one of the Top 100 Brunches in the US by Open Table users and is a “must” for the weekend.

Galveston Symphony Orchestra February 19th
This ensemble of highly skilled amateur and professional musicians has been bringing the unforgettable experience of live performances to Galveston audiences since 1979 with a repertoire of compositions ranging from the baroque to the contemporary.

Mardi Gras Brunch at Hotel Galvez February 26th
Sunday Brunch at Hotel Galvez is considered one of the Top 100 Brunches in the US by Open Table users and is a “must” for the weekend.

Galveston ArtWalk March 4th
For over 25 years, the Galveston Art Center has produced ArtWalk on Saturday nights in the heart of the historic district.

Causeway FunD Run/Walk March 4th
Ever thought of taking in the view standing on top of the Galveston Causeway? Now you can...

The Grand presents Montana Repertory Theatre presents Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park March 4th
This Neil Simon relationship comedy explores the art of marital negotiation, a process experienced by two naive twentysomething newlyweds within the first four days of living together in their new, 5th floor walkup apartment.

39th Corvette/Chevy Expo March 11th
The Corvette Chevy Expo’s Aftermarket Showcase features major vendors selling parts and accessories specific to the Chevrolet brand.

39th Corvette/Chevy Expo March 12th
The Corvette Chevy Expo’s Aftermarket Showcase features major vendors selling parts and accessories specific to the Chevrolet brand.

The Grand presents The Rob Landes Trio – Music from the Movies March 12th
These returning Grand favorites will take you on a magical, musical journey through the movies.

Pi Day Celebration at Sea Scout Base March 14th
Those at the Sea Scout Base will be creating, baking and eating pies, memorizing pi and reciting the numbers, finding pi in nature, pi-yaking, and much more!

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 17th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

The Grand presents 42nd Street March 18th 2:30pm
Penned in the midst of the Great Depression, this all singing-all dancing show resonated with those longing for a golden age where smiling chorus girls could tap anyone’s troubles away.

The Grand presents 42nd Street March 18th 8pm
Penned in the midst of the Great Depression, this all singing-all dancing show resonated with those longing for a golden age where smiling chorus girls could tap anyone’s troubles away.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 18th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Galveston Symphony Orchestra March 19th
This ensemble of highly skilled amateur and professional musicians has been bringing the unforgettable experience of live performances to Galveston audiences since 1979 with a repertoire of compositions ranging from the baroque to the contemporary.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 23rd
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

The Grand presents Scrap-Arts-Music March 24th
Today, the Scrap-Arts-Music ensemble creates unforgettable performances that are as visually striking as they are sonically riveting. Join audiences from around the world who have embraced their intoxicating mix of music, movement and spectacle!

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 24th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 25th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 26th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 30th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" March 31st
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" April 1st
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" April 6th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

Galveston FeatherFest April 6-9
There is something for everyone at FeatherFest, whether you’re a novice or an experienced nature lover. Expert-led excursions by bus, boat, and kayak will visit a variety of habitats.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" April 7th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

The Grand presents Greater Tuna April 8th 3pm
Greater Tuna is an irreverently hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies.

The Grand presents Greater Tuna April 8th 8pm
Greater Tuna is an irreverently hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies.

Island ETC presents: "Next to Normal" April 8th
Winner of the 2010 Pulitzer Prize (one of only nine musicals to receive this honor since 1930), Next to Normal is an unflinching look at a suburban family struggling with the effects of mental illness.

The Grand presents Greater Tuna April 9th
Greater Tuna is an irreverently hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies.

Galveston ArtWalk April 22nd
For over 25 years, the Galveston Art Center has produced ArtWalk on Saturday nights in the heart of the historic district.

Galveston Symphony Orchestra April 23rd
This ensemble of highly skilled amateur and professional musicians has been bringing the unforgettable experience of live performances to Galveston audiences since 1979 with a repertoire of compositions ranging from the baroque to the contemporary.

The Grand presents The Midtown Men April 29th
Four stars from the original cast of Broadway’s Jersey Boys reunite in a new high-octane musical show celebrating the best of the ‘60s!

The Grand presents ARTRAGEOUS May 6th
ARTRAGEOUS is a show for the entire family and the journey of a life-time!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 12th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

The Grand presents Arlo Guthrie May 13th
Guthrie relives those classic, inspirational songs and shares timeless anecdotes from a life campaigning for social justice. Sure to be a sell-out!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 13th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 14th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 18th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 19th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 20th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 21st
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 25th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 26th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Island ETC presents: "The Foreigner" May 27th
A pathologically shy young man who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers becomes a guest at a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, so he poses as a non-English speaker from a foreign country. The fun begins when the residents of the lodge begin telling "The Foreigner" all the secrets and revelations about their lives thinking he can’t understand a word they say! Don’t miss this uproariously funny family friendly comedy!

Galveston ArtWalk June 3rd
For over 25 years, the Galveston Art Center has produced ArtWalk on Saturday nights in the heart of the historic district.

MetroPCS Galveston Summer Fest July 9th
Enjoy Music, Food, Sponsor Giveaways and participate on the 5v5 Beach Soccer Cup or the Coed 16+ Beach Volleyball Tournament.

Galveston Cajun Festival June 16-18
The festival will feature a wide variety of Cajun food vendors, kid rides and live music from a wide array of performers across a variety of genres.

Galveston ArtWalk July 15th
For over 25 years, the Galveston Art Center has produced ArtWalk on Saturday nights in the heart of the historic district.

17th Annual PAWS Gala September 16th
Don't miss the 17th Annual PAWS Gala, benefiting the Galveston Island Humane Society! Guests will enjoy open bar, a snazzy seated dinner, and dancing.

Galveston Island Greek Festival October 14-15
The 34th Annual Galveston Greek Festival promises to be a culinary delight and shoppers paradise.

36th Annual Galveston Island Oktoberfest October 27 & 28
A very special - and expanded entertainment schedule - will again highlight this year’s 36th Annual Galveston Island Oktoberfest.


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