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GALVESTON Arrow
50 Things To Do in Galveston, Texas | AIA Sandcatle Competition, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, Broadway Beauties, The Strand, Historic Pleasure Pier | Living and Leisure | Galveston Island, Texas, USA

50 THINGS TO DO

Take a dinner cruise, stroll along the Strand, party at East Beach, relax at a day spa, fish from a pier, or visit one of the Broadway Beauties.
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Groove to the sounds of a local band

Catch a newly released movie at a theater

Traverse the waters on the Galveston Island Ferry

Smoke 'em if you got 'em at a fine cigar lounge

Stroll along the Strand National Historical District

Relax at a day spa

Take the family to Stewart Beach

Find your jam on a local radio station

Participate in charity work with a locale krewe

Reminisce at Galveston Historical Foundation

Dance the night away at an island nightclub

Splash your way through Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Hang loose and surf the waves

Figure skate at an area ice rink

Boulder over obstacles at an indoor rock climbing facility

Rack 'em up and shoot some pool

Dodge a bullet during a paintball game

Mosey over to Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Research Center

Take off for the Lone Star Flight Museum

Visit one of the "Broadway Beauties" historical homes

Visit the Texas Seaport Museum

Take aim on the gun range

Go horseback riding

Play putt-putt on a miniature golf course

Race go karts wheel-to-wheel

Cast your line from a fishing pier

Strike victory at a bowling alley

Visit monkeys and butterflies at an indoor rainforest

Rent a bicycle

Practice your swing in a batting cage

Visit the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame

Be a pinball wizard or score high on classic arcade games

Party hearty at East Beach

Toast to a cozy rendezvous at a wine bar

Devour cookies like a monster, without all the crumbs

Get a little breeze with your burger on an outdoor patio

Eat late without driving through

Appreciate the historical tradition of Gaido's Restaurant

Take a dinner cruse on the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat

Watch a volcano at Rainforest Cafe

See a performance at The Grand 1894 Opera House

See a play or musical at a theater venue

Support area performing arts troupes and organizations

Hear classical music at the symphony

Peruse through an art gallery

Learn to be a brewmaster

Celebrate Oktoberfest

Watch a parade during Mardi Gras

Admire works of art at the AIA Sandcastle Competition

Know how to party at Mardi Gras Galveston


© Photo (top) courtesy of Galveston Island CVB

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