Check Out the 22nd Annual ARToberFEST

A woman tourist at a souvenir fair choosing handmade decorative woodcarving gifts at an outdoor art festival

It happens just once a year. Get ready, because the 22nd annual ARToberFEST is almost here! This is Galveston’s premier festival for fine art exhibits and it takes place on October 19th-20th. The event is held in the center of Galveston’s Downtown Cultural Arts District, transforming the historic Postoffice Street area into a bustling open-air […]

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Explore These Spring Art Events in Galveston

Young woman – volunteer explaining to children how to knit colorful table napkins at a family-friendly art event.

Galveston boasts an active art scene complete with local artists, galleries, and family-centered art studios. From Mardi Gras mask painting to spring break art camps for the kids, there is a little something for everyone to enjoy. Here is a starter list of fun events to get your creative juices flowing! Clay Cup Studios The grand reopening […]

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Visit the Proletariat Gallery and Public House

Friends eating pizza and drinking beer at Galveston's Proletariat Gallery

The Proletariat Gallery and Public House in the heart of Galveston’s Strand Historic District has an artsy vibe in a laid-back atmosphere. It is one part art gallery and one part pub with large windows, a quirky style, and a knack for originality. You can satisfy your aesthetic leanings while filling up on pizza and […]

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