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Make the most of your stay on Galveston Island with our insiders guide to exploring the area. Our monthly Staff Picks highlight all of the historic places, interactive tours, and family-friendly attractions that make our beachfront city so special. Read more to learn about our favorite places to drink, dine, shop, and explore.

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06 Jan

Welcome the New Year, Grand Galveston Style

A mix of elegance and electricity; attending a show at The Grand 1895 Opera House should be a part of your Galveston vacation bucket list. We have your ultimate January concert calendar to help you start your year on a good note, champagne in hand. 

Mavis Staples

For one night only, January 7th at 8 pm., feel the soulful sounds of chart-topping Mavis Staples, an R&B/Soul icon ready to bring her powerful vocals to the room. Sure to raise the roof and leave you feeling inspired and ready for the new year, tickets are on sale now!

The Oak Ridge Boys

Calling all country music lovers. With options between January 22nd’s 7:30 pm show or January 23rd’s rare afternoon 3 pm rumble, The Oak Ridge Boys are sure to lift the energy in the room, with gospel harmonies and country-pop chart-toppers like “Elvira” and “Dream On.” Choose your showing now!

Neil Berg’s 50 Years Of Rock & Roll 2

Musical theater lovers are going to appreciate this one. Hosted by Neil Berg, this cast consists of stars from Broadway’s greatest rock musicals telling the story of the incredible 50-year history of the music. The show starts at 3 pm on January 30th, and you want to get there on time so you do not miss dedications to legendary icons like Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Journey, and more.

The music awaits!