There’s a reason Galveston is called the “Winter Wonder Island” of Texas. It offers more than 50 days of magical activities from November through January. Don’t believe us? Download the Official Holiday Brochure here, and take a look below at a couple of highlighted events on reasons to make a Christmas pilgrimage to the island.
Downtown Lanterns and Lights
|When||Ongoing through Tuesday, January 1, 2019|
|Where||Historic Downtown Galveston
2302 Strand St
|More Info||The Strand District|
|Summary||This holiday season, historic downtown Galveston will be illuminated by lighting and decor encompassing the main corridors of this charming 36-block district.|
This holiday season, historic downtown Galveston will be illuminated by lighting and decor encompassing the main corridors of this charming 36-block district.
Downtown Lanterns & Lights will feature a magical display of lights and other holiday-themed attractions in Saengerfest Park and beyond, including an interactive photo frame and a giant snow globe for visitors to enjoy on designated weekends.
Lights will stretch throughout downtown from 20th to 25th streets on The Strand as well as along 23rd and Postoffice streets.
In addition, visitors will find unique holiday gifts at the district’s many boutiques, art galleries and antique shops set among beautiful Victorian architecture.
This is a free public event.
Festival of Lights