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More than 30 miles of beaches plus a wealth of cultural and historic institutions make this island a Gulf of Mexico vacation hot spot. If you go, don't forget your walking shoes: With 14 museums and 20 art galleries, plus several historic homes and mansions, there's a lot of ground to cover. Armchair pilots will love the Lone Star Flight Museum and those with more...
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Galveston Visitors Bureau: Events

Artwalk Location
2127 Strand
ArtWalk is Galveston’s free evening in celebration of the visual arts. Galleries, restaurants and other businesses open their doors to host artists from all ove...
The Grand 1894 Opera House
2020 Postoffice Street
The holiday season continues with B.B. King, Johnny Mathis, Asleep at the Wheel, Jerry Jeff Walker and more. For a list of all events, visit www.thegrand.com
Festival of Lights
November 15, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Moody Gardens
The largest holiday lighting celebration on the Gulf Coast offers a mile-long trail of lights, carolers, ice skating, tube sliding and more
Winter Wonder Island
November 15, 2014 - January 5, 2015
Galveston Island
Galveston is the Winter Wonder Island of Texas offering more than 1,000 holiday events.
41st Annual Dickens on The Strand
December 5, 2014 - December 7, 2014
Downtown Galveston
Dickens on The Strand takes visitors on an enchanted journey through history with an exciting festival that transforms Galveston's historic Strand in the Victor...
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