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Things to do in Galveston this Weekend – Yoga at the Brewery

Here are our top things to do on a budget in Galveston this weekend (March 4 – March 6): Heritage Jewelry Workshop, Yoga at the Brewery, Paint the Barrel with Artist Boat, and lots more!

Top Pick – Texas Independence Day Tour of the 1838 Menard House 

Menard House in Galveston

Menard House – Image Credit: Galveston Historical Foundation

What: Visit the 1838 Menard House for an informative tour about Galveston Island and the city itself which had an important role to play in Texas’s independence from Mexico. It was Michele Menard, the owner of the Menard House who signed the Texas Declaration of Independence and the house filled with the stories of his political career promises to provide a deep insight into this historical period of the 19th century.
When: 6 March 2022 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: 1605 33rd Street, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $20

 

Things To Do In Galveston This Weekend – Friday

Spring Break Pass at Pleasure Pier

What: There’s access to rides at Kemah Boardwalk, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier and Downtown Aquarium Houston with this Spring Break Pass which you can avail till 20 March. Get your tickets now because these will get you unlimited access to all the fun activities on Galveston Island that are going to make your spring break super exciting!
When: 4 March 2022 onwards
Where: Pleasure Pier 2501, Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Tickets start at $69.99

G Lee Gallery: Heritage Jewelry Workshop

things to do in Galveston this weekend heritage jewelry

Image courtesy of G Lee Gallery

What: If you have those timeless pieces of jewelry that you are completely attached to and cannot bear to part with, come and attend this workshop where you can learn how to turn those relics into works of art! At this guided workshop, instructor Linda Duryea will help you choose colors and layouts to transfer the patterns onto frames.
When: 4 March 2022 | 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: 2217 Strand St., Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $95

Call To Artists: SWAN Day

What: Ladies of Galveston Island, join the gallery in giving a good cheer to women artists of the community who are producing some amazing creative works right on the island. This is a call for submissions of 2D art made by women, painting or drawing, which can be recognized for their contribution to the community!
When: 4 March 2022 
Where: 2217 Strand St., Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $25 for two; $10 each additional entry

 

Best Events & Activities in Galveston This Weekend – Saturday

Galveston Island Brewery: Yoga at the Brewery

What: Spend Saturday afternoon in a healthy and refreshing way at this free yoga class followed by just a little bit of indulgence brought in the form of a pint on the patio! Don’t forget to bring a yoga mat with you at this guided class which is a 45-minute flow of Vinayasa yoga. Class will be held in the yard area of the brewery.
When: 5 March 2022 | 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: 8423 Stewart Road, Galveston, Texas 77550
How much: Free entry

Cajun NOLA Gumbo, Garlic Bread & Pralines Demonstration Class

things to do in Galveston this weekend demo

Image courtesy of Galveston Salt

What: Learn how to make delicious New Orleans Style Cajun Chicken, garlic bread, Andouille Gumbo and Pecan pralines for dessert at this demonstration workshop that you can then recreate at home. Make sure you come with a full stomach at this drool-worthy class otherwise it is sure to make you hungry!
When: 5 March 2022 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Galveston Salt Company | 2108 Church Street, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $45

Piano Lounge with Mike Sueiro

What: Come and spend a relaxing evening at the piano lounge listening to the tunes of Mike Sueiro as you wind down with a cool drink this Saturday. You can also spend some time out on the patio for a bit of fresh air while enjoying the music at this weekly event.
When: 5 March 2022 | 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: 23rd St. Station Piano Bar | 1706 23rd St., Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry

 

Things To Do In Galveston This Weekend – Sunday 

Galveston Historical Foundation: Texas Independence Day Tour at the 1838 Menard House

Menard House in Galveston

Menard House – Image Credit: Galveston Historical Foundation

What: Visit the 1838 Menard House for an informative tour about Galveston Island and the city itself which had an important role to play in Texas’s independence from Mexico. It was Michele Menard, the owner of the Menard House who signed the Texas Declaration of Independence and the house filled with the stories of his political career promises to provide a deep insight into this historical period of the 19th century.
When: 6 March 2022 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: 1605 33rd Street, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $20

Galveston’s Own Farmer’s Market: Paint the Barrel with Artist Boat

things to do in Galveston this weekend barrell

What: Come and have a bit of good old fun at this family friendly event where you can take the kids outdoors on a Sunday to paint a barrel for the Galveston Park Board of Trustees. This big vessel will be propped up on the beach to encourage everyone to use proper receptacles in the area and keep the sandy shores clean!
When: 6 March 2022 | 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: 28th & Market St., Downtown, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free admission

Galveston Arts Center: Red Clay Workshop

What: This is a fun, family friendly activity where parents and kids alike can work on making a ceramic planter by hand. Ceramicist Jessica Ninci will guide all participants in making porous and sturdy planters that are as fun as they are functional! You can also use different methods like pinch pots, slab method and coil method to make the pots and then decorate them with various patterns and embellishments.
When: 6 March 2022 | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: 2127 Strand Street, Galveston, TX, 77550
How much: $40 for non-members

Galveston’s Own Farmers Market: Mardi Gras Bead Drive

things to do in Galveston this weekend

What: Mardi Gras fun might be winding down but Mardi Gras activities can still keep your spirits up with events like this one! Come and recycle your Mardi Gras beads to make fun bracelets out of them at the Beads for Needs program and also learn more about this initiative at the farmer’s market.
When: 6 March 2022 | 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: 28th & Market St., Downtown, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry

 

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