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Events Calendar | Shows, Concerts, Annual Festivals, Entertainment, Local Community Events, and What's Happening This Weekend | Galveston Island, Texas, USA

EVENTS CALENDAR

While we don't list everything in town that you could do, here are some selected recommendations of events that you definitely should consider attending.
JANUARY
STARTS
January
19
Yaga's Chili Quest and Beer Fest

Yaga's Chili Quest and Beer Fest

Galveston | 9/19/18 - 9/20/18

Lovers of hot chili and cold beer anticipate this annual event featuring a variety of crafted beers and chili cook-off teams.
FEBRUARY
STARTS
February
2
Mardi Gras! Galveston

Mardi Gras! Galveston

Galveston | 2/2/18 - 2/13/18

During Mardi Gras, the island comes alive with parades, galas, festive events, bead throwing, and live entertainment.
MARCH
March events coming soon!
APRIL
STARTS
April
19
FeatherFest

FeatherFest

Galveston | 4/19/18 - 4/22/18

FeatherFest is one of the largest birding festivals in Texas, and the only one with a dedicated nature photography track.
MAY
OCCURS
April
TBD
Pet-A-Palooza

Pet-A-Palooza

Galveston | TBD

All dogs (and their families) are welcome at this event that benefits animals at the Galveston Island Humane Society shelter.

SEE ALSO: GALVESTON ENTERTAINMENT NEWS & TOP STORIES

JUNE
June events coming soon!
JULY
July events coming soon!
AUGUST
OCCURS
August
25
Sandcastle Competition

Sandcastle Competition

Galveston | 8/25/18

Teams of architects, designers, engineers, and contractors compete to win the prestigious 'Golden Bucket' award.
SEPTEMBER
STARTS
September
9
Galveston Island Shrimp Festival

Galveston Island Shrimp Festival

Galveston | 9/29/17

Activities at this two-day event include a shrimp gumbo cook-off, gumbo tasting, live music, parade, and outdoors show.
OCTOBER
STARTS
October
27
Island Oktoberfest

Island Oktoberfest

Galveston | 10/27/17 - 10/28/17

Attendees are encouraged to dress in costume for this family-friendly festival with authentic German food and libations.
NOVEMBER
STARTS
November
24
BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival

BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival

Galveston | 11/24/17 - 11/26/17

Activities at this two-day event include a shrimp gumbo cook-off, gumbo tasting, live music, parade, and free outdoors show.
STARTS
November
2
Lone Star Rally

Lone Star Rally

Galveston | 11/2/17 - 11/5/17

Rally features custom bike show, celebrity appearances, music performers, biker parades, contests, and more.
DECEMBER
STARTS
December
1
Dickens on The Strand

Dickens on The Strand

Galveston | 12/1/17 - 12/3/17

Hearkening back to a historical era, this magical celebration features parades, food, carolers, and entertainment.
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