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Who We Are

The Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization of Galveston Island, Texas... Read more.


Media Contacts

Leah Cast
Public Relations Manager
Office: (409)797-5152
lcast@galvestoncvb.com

Ivette Wilhelm
Public Relations Coordinator
Office: (409)797-5124
iwilhelm@galvestoncvb.com

Mary Beth Bassett
Public Relations Coordinator
Office: (409)797-5121
mbassett@galvestoncvb.com



Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau Press Room
  • It's Island Time! Head to Galveston This Spring Break

    Spring break is right around the corner and many vacationers are expected to visit Galveston Island, voted the No. 2 best spring break destination in the country by USA Today readers last year.
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  • Galveston's Next Great Neighborhood

    Marked by its beautiful Victorian architecture and colorfully painted storefronts, Postoffice Street is full of charm, offering an enchanting blend of art galleries, boutiques, antique shops, chic eateries and lively entertainment in downtown Galveston.
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Recent Press Releases

Mar 13 2015
Five New Things to Do in Galveston This Summer
Mar 12 2015
Galveston Offers New Attractions, Hotel Renovations & Technology Services to Meetings Market in 2015
Feb 06 2015
It's Island Time! Head to Galveston This Spring Break
Jan 12 2015
Rock Band Delta Rae, Country Star Danielle Bradbery to Headline Galveston Mardi Gras Next Month
Dec 29 2014
Galveston Restaurant Week Returns Jan. 10-24
Dec 17 2014
Thousands of Santas to Race on Galveston's Seawall
Dec 02 2014
Experience Mardi Gras at the Beach in 2015
Dec 01 2014
Dickens on The Strand Festival To Bring Victorian Merriment to Historic Downtown Galveston
 
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Galveston in the News

BIRD WATCHING DAILY A Yard Like No Other

360 WEST: Go Girls (Galveston Girlfriends Getaway)

HOUSTON HOTEL MAGAZINE: Island Style Mardi Gras

BAYOU CITY MAGAZINE: Island Escape

OKC METRO FAMILY: Pirates, Planes & Science of the Sea: Exploring Galveston (pg. 20-23)


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