Easter Egg Hunt at Galveston's Own Farmers Market

Things to do in Galveston this Weekend | Image Credit – Galveston’s Own Farmers Market Facebook Page

Here are our top things to do on a budget in Galveston this weekend (April 15 – April 17): Breakfast with a Bunny at Moody Gardens, Adult Dungeons and Dragons, Easter Scavenger Hunt and lots more!


 

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Things To Do In Galveston This Weekend – Friday

2022 ELISSA Day Sails

things to do in Galveston this weekend day sails

Image courtesy of Facebook@Galveston Historic Seaport

What: Hop aboard this really exclusive outdoor adventure that will take you on the deck of the 1877 Iron Barque ELISSA. The annual day sail series of the ship is currently under way that returns it to the Gulf of Mexico and this is your chance to board what is one of the oldest and longest continuously sailed vessels in the world!
When: 15 April 2022 | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Galveston Historic Seaport | 2200 Harborside Drive, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $250

Live Music: The Feel Band at Sharky’s Tavern

What: Usher in the weekend this Friday night with some great live music at Sharky’s Tavern. The Feel Band will be taking to the stage with some classic rock and blues rock along with modern tunes. Sip on a drink or two as you take in the amazing rock concert that’s sure to get you in the mood for a smashing weekend.
When: 15 April 2022 | 9:00 pm
Where: 504, 25th St., Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry


 

Best Events & Activities in Galveston This Weekend – Saturday

Galveston Island Market

What: Head on over to the island market, now open again, and discover beautiful artisanal produce, jewelry, candles and other products created by local craftsmen, handcrafters and growers. As you stroll through the market, you’ll be able to purchase really creative items like handmade soaps and artsy hangings that’ll elevate your home décor.
When: 16 April 2022 | 10:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: 216 23rd Street Rear, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry

Galveston’s Trinity Cemetery Tour as seen on Texas Country Reporter

things to do in Galveston this weekend ghost tour

What: If you want to turn up the level of spooky and scary this festive weekend, attend a tour that tells the stories behind the stones at one of the oldest cemeteries on the island. The walk will be conducted by author and historian Kathleen Maca who will introduce you to the past and some of history’s most notorious villains now lying quiet beneath gravestones.
When: 16 April 2022 | 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Trinity Episcopal Cemetery | 40th Street at Avenue K, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $30

Rosenberg Library: Adult Dungeons and Dragons

What: Who says board games are just for kids? Whether you are an amateur or a seasoned player, this is your chance to join in the fun of Dungeons and Dragons at a session organized by Rosenberg Library. Participate and win and immerse yourself in the nostalgia of childhood summers spent playing D&D for hours on end with your friends.
When: 16 April 2022 | 10:00 am 
Where: 2310 Sealy Ave, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry

Moody Gardens: Breakfast with a Bunny

Breakfast with the Bunny at Moody Gardens

Image Credit – Moody Gardens Facebook Page

What: Enjoy a sumptuous family friendly Easter breakfast at Moody Gardens along with train rides, entry into the Rainforest Pyramid and an animal presentation. You can preserve the memory of this family fun with a souvenir photograph too! Meet the Easter bunny and feast on croissants, French toast, crispy bacon and so much more!
When: 16 April 2022 | 9:00 am & 10:30 am
Where: Hope Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77554
How much: Breakfast package starts at $49.50


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Things To Do In Galveston This Weekend – Sunday

Easter Scavenger Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt at Galveston's Own Farmers Market

Things to do in Galveston this Weekend | Image Credit – Galveston’s Own Farmers Market Facebook Page

What: Celebrate Easter with the kids at this outdoor event by Neuroscience Galveston where children of all ages can stop by to participate in the festival’s treasure hunt. The little ones will be given a proper map, tons of clues, puzzles and riddles that will take them all over the Sunday market as they look for their treasure. Sweets and goodie bags await the treasure hunters at the booth if they return with their hunt.
When: 17 April 2022 | 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Galveston’s Own Farmers Market | 2822 Market, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry

Clay Cup Studios: Glass Fusion: Hanging Fish

Hanging Fish Workshop at Clay Cup Studios

10 Things to do in Galveston this weekend – Hanging Fish – Image courtesy of Facebook@Clay cup Studios

What: Return to this artsy space for an evening filled with creativity and fun and go home with a quirky hanging fish that is the perfect addition to your patio. You’ll be able to choose from a number of different colors and make a masterpiece guided by the instructors. It’s a craft, sip and binge night so you can bring your own snacks while there’s a choice of beers and ciders at the studio.
When: 17 April 2022 | 1:00 pm 
Where: 2219 Postoffice Street, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $50

Galveston County Master Gardner: Diggin’ It Booth

10 Things to do in Galveston this Weekend of April 15, 2022 include Easter Events, Glass Fusion Class & more!

Image courtesy of Facebook@Galveston Country Master Gardeners

What: When you visit the farmer’s market on the island this Sunday, don’t forget to stop by this gardening booth where you can pick up a few tips and tricks for growing your own garden in the backyard of the house. Kids can also participate in fun activities like observing insect trays or taking home some green bean seeds in little newspaper pots.
When: 17 April 2022 | 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Galveston’s Own Farmers Market | 2822 Market, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry

Easter Brunch at Grand Galvez

What: Of the many restaurants on the island known for their delicious food, Grand Galvez is one brunch spot you don’t want to miss out on this Easter. There’s loads of tasty brunch items to be had along with fresh seafood. Make sure you have reserved a table for you and the kids because they are filling fast. 
When: 17 April 2022 | 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Where: 2024 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $89.99 for adults


 

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