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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
  • Five New Things to Do in Galveston This Summer

    While relaxing along 32 miles of beaches is worth the trip alone, it's only the beginning. Here's a look at new things to do on the island this summer.
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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 Offers New Attractions, Hotel Renovations & Technology Services to Meetings Market in 2015

    Galveston's historic charm and affordability as a beach destination aren't the only things drawing the attention of meeting planners this 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
Mar 12 2015
25 Things to Do on Galveston Island Without Hitting the Beach!
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
 
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Galveston in the News

SEE SOUTH MISSISSIPPI MAGAZINE: Welcome to Galveston Island Where the Texas Coast Begins

AUSTIN WOMAN MAGAZINE: Road Trip! Three Texas destinations that will tempt you to hit the road

TX LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE: Galveston - An Island With More Than Beach Credentials

360 WEST: Go Girls (Galveston Girlfriends Getaway)

HOUSTON HOTEL MAGAZINE: Island Style Mardi Gras


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