Galveston’s Bucket Brigade Should Be Part of Weekend Fun

Galveston’s Bucket Brigade Should Be Part of Weekend Fun

Did you know you might find crabs, tiny fish, shrimp, and maybe a seahorse in seaweed? Yup, seaweed is a floating ecosystem. This fact is just one of the things you’ll learn from marine biologists leading Galveston’s Bucket Brigade. Every

06 Jul 2021

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Tips for Galveston’s AIA Sandcastle Competition

Tips for Galveston’s AIA Sandcastle Competition

We’ve all bought the plastic forms and shovels for our kids to make our version of a sandcastle. But, have you ever seen a sandcastle or sand sculpture made by professionals? And, better yet, a competition between teams of architects? Well, you’re in luck if you

01 Jul 2021

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FeatherFest 2021

FeatherFest 2021

FeatherFest is the huge birding event that takes place annually on Galveston Island. This year it's being held April 15-18. So pack your bags and binoculars and head on down to the island! Many different species of birds call Galveston home, but the island is also the perfect location for so many o

02 Apr 2021

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Surfing in Galveston

Surfing in Galveston

Texas might not be the first place you think of when talking about surfing locations, but the waves might surprise you. There are several good spots for surfing in Galveston, especially in the winter months, but you may find some nice waves year round. This is a great activi

27 Jul 2020

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Things to Do to Avoid the Crowds

Things to Do to Avoid the Crowds

It's no doubt that destinations like Galveston can be really busy this time of year. The summer heat brings in a combination of beach goers, family gatherings, and many different types of events. As we all try to get used to some changes that have been happening over the pas

18 Jun 2020

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Seven Days of Galveston Island Attractions

Seven Days of Galveston Island Attractions

Wow! Lucky you, with a whole week to enjoy visiting Galveston Island! Make the most of your vacation with a great plan that covers all the fun Galveston Island attractions; here are some suggestions. Day One: Hit the Beach The number one reason for heading to Galveston is the beach, and the

18 Jun 2019

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