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Every Sunday
Farmers Market
: 9am-1pm. Featuring
a variety of locally grown produce,
prepared foods, and edible farm
products. Live entertainment and a kids’
corner, too. Located at 2508 Postoffice,
behind Antique Warehouse. Free
Every thursday
Farmers Market:
3-6pm. Featuring
a variety of locally grown produce,
prepared foods, and edible farm
products. Located at Menard Park, 28th
Street and Seawall. Free
Every Friday and Saturday
Jazz at Galvez:
5-10pm. Enjoy live
music from the duo Reg and Cary. Reg
MAY on the Island
Loudermilk can be seen on standup
bass alongside Cary Eaves at the piano
performing popular jazz standards in the
bar area. Complimentary valet and self-
parking available to bar and restaurant
patrons. Held at The Hotel Galvez, 2024
Seawall Blvd. Free
Tremont House Jazz Series:
Enjoy live music from Trio du Jour in
a relaxing environment in the 1888
Toujouse Bar. The trio performs hot
swingin’ jazz from the 1940s to the
present along with some of their mellow
favorites. Held at The Tremont House,
2300 Mechanic. Free
Every Saturday
Beach Explorations:
10-11:15am. Hunt
for island treasures with one of the
knowledgeable guides. Get a close-up
look at the many critters and birds that
inhabit the sand, surf and seaweed. This
tour includes hands-on seining, searching
for ghost crabs and beachcombing.
Hikes start at the park’s Nature Center,
located on the bay side of the park, close
to the main highway. Held at Galveston
Island State Park Nature Center, 14901
FM 3005. Park Fee is $5, free to anyone
under 13 years.
Galveston Island Brewing Tour:
This free Saturday tour explains the
basics of beer ingredients and their role
in creating a delicious locally crafted beer.
The brewery is family friendly and all are
welcome to tour the grounds. Held at
Galveston Island Brewing, 8423 Stewart
Road, 409.740.7000
Photo by Illumine Photographic Services
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