Best time to visit Galveston, TX

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Galveston, TX

6 THINGS TO DO IN GALVESTON, TX (APRIL 20 - APRIL 29)

Bluebonnets Season

Bluebonnets Season

late February–April (best in early-to-mid April) • nature

Don't miss the blooming of the state flower of Texas

Shrimp Season

Shrimp Season

July–November • food

Check out the opening​ ceremony of a shrimp festival and enjoy the traditions and delicious seafood

Watermelon

Watermelon

April–early September • food

There is nothing better than a cool slice of watermelon during hot summer Texas days

Strawberry Season

Strawberry Season

late February–early May • food

There is no such thing as too many strawberries, especially during the Strawberry Festival

Birdwatching

Birdwatching

April • nature

Find some unique and magnificent bird species, and enjoy the diverse nature of Texas

Snake Season

Snake Season

March–May • nature

Snakes have been an object of fascination, fear, and suspicion since ancient times

11 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Lone Star Rally

Lone Star Rally

out of rangeNovember 4–7, 2021 • event

Check out the coolest motorcycle rally and high skill showcases during the weekend-long festival of motorcycle culture in Galveston

Mardi Gras! Galveston​

Mardi Gras! Galveston​

out of rangeFebruary 5–16, 2021 (canceled) | February 18–March 1, 2022 • event

A big celebration before Lent bring lots of colour and glitter to Texas

Houston Christmas Lights

Houston Christmas Lights

out of rangemid-November–early January • event

Magical winter lights transform Houston at night

Beach Season

Beach Season

out of rangeMay–September • activity

Summer time gathers everyone on the best beaches full of sun, waves, water activities, and great parties

Monarch Butterfly Migration

Monarch Butterfly Migration

out of rangeSeptember–October, March • nature

Watch thousands of butterflies in the parks and gardens of The Lone Star State

Peach Season

Peach Season

out of rangeMay–August • food

Yummy, tasty, fresh peaches are ready to be picked

Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie

out of rangeOctober–December • food

Try the best pie you have ever eaten on your trip to Texas

Galveston 4th of July

Galveston 4th of July

out of rangeJuly 4 • event

Residents of the Galveston are true connoisseurs of celebrating the Independence Day

Christmas Events in Galveston

Christmas Events in Galveston

out of rangeNovember 28–December 31, 2020 • event

Enjoy great weather and plenty of things to do in Galveston Bay

Sandhill Cranes

Sandhill Cranes

out of rangelate October–February  • nature

The Texas Gulf Coast hosts thousands of sandhill cranes over winter months

New Year's Eve in Houston

New Year's Eve in Houston

out of rangeDecember 31 • event

Welcome a new chapter of your life with a party in Space City

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