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Mary Beth Bassett
Public Relations Director
Office: (409)797-5121

Ivette Wilhelm
Public Relations Manager
Office: (409)797-5124

Jaree Fortin
Public Relations Manager
Office: (409)797-5152

Clayton Kolavo
Engagement Strategist
Office: (409)797-5120

Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau Press Room
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Mary Beth Bassett
Public Relations Director
Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau
Galveston Restaurant Week to Celebrate Island Cuisine Jan. 26-Feb. 10
Event to Feature 30+ Galveston Restaurants, Benefit Access Care of Coastal Texas  
GALVESTON ISLAND, TEXAS (January 15, 2019) – Visitors to Galveston will be able to start their new year off in a delicious way with the eighth annual Galveston Restaurant Week taking place Jan. 26-Feb.10.  Hosted by & Co., the event will bring the island’s vibrant food scene to life for two full weeks of dining that will showcase the tastiest culinary gems Galveston has to offer.
More than 30 restaurants will participate in this year’s event, which is a once-a-year opportunity for diners to try top dishes on prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus in attractive price points. Two- and three-course dinners will be priced between $20 and $35 while two-course lunches, breakfasts and brunches will cost between $10 and $20.
A portion of Galveston Restaurant Week proceeds will be donated to Access Care of Coastal Texas to provide lunches for patients living with HIV or AIDS.
For more information on Galveston Restaurant Week and to view menus, visit
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