If the views from your meeting space consist of traffic, concrete or other buildings, the answer to your problem is simple. It’s island time!
Leave the stiff and boring behind for the excitement of Galveston Island’s beachfront facilities in one of Texas's top tourism destinations.
Located just 50 minutes from Houston, this 32-mile-long island offers more than 5,000 sleeping rooms, replenished beaches and a variety of world-class attractions to make your next meeting far from ordinary. And, if you’re on a budget, you can join the more than 5 million visitors that flock to Galveston annually to experience the laidback lifestyle of a seaside city without the high price tag of most beach destinations.
Your first step? Discover all the in-kind and cash incentives for which you may qualify! Contact the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau to get the best head start possible on planning a successful, stress-free meeting.
For additional information, visit MeetGalveston.com. You're invited to email the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone (866)505-4456 extension 146.
From the Blogs
3 Reasons Why Galveston.com & Company is Bracing for the Coolest Winter Ever
Published: Tuesday, January 21, 2020
The team of programmers, designers, and editors at Galveston.com & Company is gearing up for what it believes will be the coolest winter it’s ever experienced. And we’re not talking temperatures. Read more.
Galveston Beach Parks Now Open
Published: Monday, March 11, 2019
The time has come! Stewart Beach and East Beach's gates are now open for business. Hours, pricing and more can be found here. Read more.
7 Surprising Things to Do In Galveston This Summer
Published: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
There is far more to do in Galveston this summer than hitting the beach, check it out! Read more.
Galveston Isle Kicks Off Tourism Season Memorial Day Weekend
Published: Thursday, May 24, 2018
As thousands of visitors flock to Galveston this Memorial Day weekend, the island’s tourism industry will be celebrating the kickoff of what is expected to be a successful summer vacation season. Read more.
New Stewart Beach Pavilion Coming Soon
Published: Thursday, March 29, 2018
The Galveston Park Board approved the design for a brand-new Stewart Beach Pavilion and you're gonna want to see it! Read more.
Free Sandcastle Building Lessons at Stewart Beach
Published: Monday, July 24, 2017
Attention budding builders – sandcastle builders, that is. This summer, Galveston is hosting a free, family friendly event series to help beachgoers create spectacular sandcastles with tips from the pros. Read more.
Up for a Challenge? Galveston to Host Family Beach Competitions
Published: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Family fun is taking on a new meaning this spring and summer at Galveston’s East Beach with friendly competitions between families. Read more.
First of 1 Million Cubic Yards of Sand Has Been Pumped Onto the Beach
Published: Monday, January 23, 2017
The first of 1 million cubic yards of sand has been pumped onto the beach in a $19 million project to replenish over 3.5 miles of beach along Galveston's seawall.
Group Activities Beckon & Abound on Galveston Island
Published: Monday, January 23, 2017
If you’re looking for group activities, there’s plenty of things to on our charming little island. Read more.
Planning a Meeting? Why Not in Galveston?
Published: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Most visitors come to Galveston to relax on the beaches, stroll the Strand, maybe visit museums and to dine at some of the island’s most popular restaurants. Yet despite it being a vacation destination, Galveston is also a great place to hold meetings. Read more.