2017 Galveston Festivals: Food, Beer & Music


Sunny days and mild nights make Galveston Island the perfect place to enjoy festivals year-round. Many festivals celebrate art, music, film, food, beer, and wine, while others celebrate various ethnic and cultural holidays. Here is a list of these festivals in 2017:

    • November-December – Winter Wonder Island
    • December 1st-3rd – Dickens on the Strand
    • December 9th – Holiday in the Park


    • January 6th-21st – Galveston.com & Company Galveston Restaurant Week
    • January 19th-20th – Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest
    • February 2nd-4th, 9th-11th, and 13th – “Mardi Gras! Galveston”
    • April 1st – Easter in the Gardens at Moody Gardens
    • April 5th-8th – Tall Ships Galveston
    • April 19th-22nd –  FeatherFest & Nature Photofest
    • April 26th-29th – Third Coast Music Festival
    • April 26th-29th – Galveston Island Beach Revue
    • July 4th – Independence Day Parade and Fireworks Show
    • September 28th-29th – Galveston Island Wild Texas Shrimp Festival
    • October 5th-7th – The Galveston Island Film Festival and Conference