Spend a Fun Day at the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

A great way to spend your weekend is at the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. Roller coasters and colorful, carnival structures tower over the water as you approach. This 1,130-foot long pier boasts thrilling rides, games and multiple activities, suitable for all ages. There’s also an assortment of restaurants and shops to browse as you […]

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Day Trip Idea: Spend Some Time on the Bolivar Peninsula

American white pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) flying, Bolivar Peninsula, Texas, USA

Looking for a fun outing, but would rather not travel too far? If so, a visit to the Bolivar Peninsula is in order. Situated on a 27-mile stretch of land between the Gulf of Mexico and Galveston Bay, the peninsula offers plenty of exciting things to see and do. Here are some of the many […]

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Unique December Events in Galveston You Can’t Miss


Stop by these December events in Galveston and find out why there’s no place like Galveston in Winter. Celebrate History at Dickens on the Strand For literature lovers, there’s no better place to be than the 45th Annual Dickens on the Strand Festival, a celebration of downtown Galveston’s Victorian architecture combined with the sights and sounds in […]

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