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.
Yaga's Chili Quest and Beer Fest
Lovers of hot chili and cold beer eagerly anticipate this annual event featuring a variety of locally-crafted beers and chili cook-off teams.
Mardi Gras! Galveston
During Mardi Gras! Galveston, the island comes alive with extravagant parades, galas, festive events, bead throwing, and live entertainment.
FeatherFest is one of the largest birding festivals in Texas, and the only one with a dedicated nature photography track.
Houston Auto Show
Hundreds of the newest model year import and domestic vehicles will be on display including Texas debuts, alternative energy vehicles, and concept cars.
A Bark in the Park
All dogs (and their families) are welcome at this event that benefits animals at the Galveston Island Humane Society shelter.
Teams of architects, designers, engineers, and contractors compete each year vying to win the prestigious 'Golden Bucket' award.
BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival
Activities at this two-day event include a shrimp gumbo cook-off, gumbo tasting, live music, parade, and free outdoors show.
Attendees are encouraged to dress in German costume for this family-friendly festival featuring authentic German food and libations.
Lone Star Rally
Rally features custom bike show, celebrity appearances, rock and country music performers, biker parades, poker run, attraction specials, contests, and more.
Dickens on The Strand
Hearkening back to a historical era, this magical celebration features parades, food, carolers, musicians, jugglers, and other entertainment.
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