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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
Director of Communications
Office: (409)797-5152
lcast@galvestoncvb.com

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

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

Sarah Kinsler
Social Media Manager
Office: (409)797-5120
skinsler@galvestoncvb.com



Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau Press Room
  • Head to Galveston This Spring Break for Fun on the Beach, New Attractions

    Spring break is right around the corner which means flocks of Texans will be saying goodbye to winter as they head to the beach.
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  • 25 Things to Do on Galveston Island Without Hitting the Beach!

    Galveston Island is a beautiful, historic beach destination known for its great weather all year round. But, if you're not a sand-between-your-toes kind of traveler, don't worry.
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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

Apr 12 2018
Special Events in Galveston to Celebrate Beaches, History & Cuisine This Summer
Apr 06 2018
"Tall Ships" Maritime Festival Has Begun in Galveston
Mar 09 2018
Water Advisories Lifted for Galveston Island Beaches
Mar 01 2018
New in Galveston: Tall Ships, Nature Tours, Thrill Rides and More
Feb 28 2018
Festival of Historic Tall Ships Coming to Galveston
Feb 26 2018
Head to Galveston This Spring Break for Fun on the Beach, New Attractions
Feb 06 2018
Mardi Gras! Galveston Releases Parade Schedule for 107th Celebration
Jan 30 2018
Galveston Mardi Gras Celebration Kicks Off Friday
 
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Galveston in the News

Houston Baby Magazine: Spend Your Babymoon on Galveston Island

AUSTIN MONTHLY: Suit Up - Galveston

HOUSTON MOD LUX: High Tide

HOUSTON FAMILY MAGAZINE: Spring break fun in Galveston

LAWRENCE MAGAZINE: Galveston's seaport and seawinds


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