October is Galveston’s Festival Month

Oktoberfest Galveston, Festival

A Festival in Galveston is fun. That’s why people attend them. We all like to have fun, and this month will be fun filled in Galveston. Two of our most popular events of the year happen in October. The 17th annual ARToberFEST … Continue reading

Shrimp Festival on Galveston Island


The Shrimp Festival is back on Galveston Island. Shrimp lovers are in for another treat as this year’s Shrimp Festival begins on Friday, September 26, 2014. It runs through the entire week-end and concludes on Sunday, September 28, 2014. This … Continue reading

Buccaneer Bash in Jamaica Beach

Buccaneer Bash pirate

Buccaneer Bash is an annual event held in Jamaica Beach on the Saturday Evening of Labor Day week end. That’s August 30, 2014, so mark your calendars. The Jamaica Beach Park will once again be the host venue. This outstanding … Continue reading

Elissa is Galveston’s Tall Ship


Elissa is one of the oldest ships sailing today. She is one of the oldest ships sailing not only in Texas, or even America, but in the whole world. Galveston, Texas is home to Elissa and she has been moored … Continue reading

TripAdvisor Awards Cool Tours


Cool Tours was recently awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor. TripAdvisor is the largest and most used travel site in the world. It provides users with advice about which places are the best to visit, and tools to … Continue reading