Check Out the 11th Annual Chili Quest & Beer Fest

A customer gets a sample of chili along with garnishes at a chili cooking competition at Chili Quest & Beer Fest

For 10 years, Yaga’s has hosted chili cookers from around the country in a quest for the best chili. Returning on January 17th & 18th, the 11th Annual Chili Quest & Beer Fest promises to be the best one yet! Situated in the heart of the Historic Strand District, you won’t want to miss all […]

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Enjoy Holiday Cheer With Dickens on The Strand

Man and woman in victorian clothing posing for a photograph for Dickens on the Strand

Galveston is well known for many things, but did you know that it is home to one of the largest Victorian holiday celebrations? From December 6th to December 8th, the 46th Annual Dickens on The Strand will take place in Galveston. The architecture of the city’s Historic Strand area makes it easy to transport the […]

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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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