Here are our top things to do in Galveston this weekend of February 3, 2023: Da Chicken Run 2023 at Tin Cup’s Caddyshack, Menardi Gras at the 1838 Menard House, The 60th Anniversary of The Romeros, and lots more!
The Galveston Calendar of Events 2023 is full of exciting activities, and this month is no different!
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Deal Alert – Segway Galveston Sunset Tour – 2 adults for just $66.67
Catch the sunset at the Port of Galveston during this guided Segway tour along the city’s seawall, enjoying time to visit the historic Murdoch’s Souvenir Shop, admire the Tall Ship Elissa, and more. Visit more places than you could on foot—thanks to your personal Segway—and benefit from your guide’s local insight throughout.
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Best Things to do in Galveston this Weekend of February 3, 2023 – Friday
Galveston Railroad Museum Train Rides
What: All aboard the Harborside Express! Get to ride trains all weekend at the Galveston Railroad Museum and experience what it’s like to ride their magnificent trains. Kids would definitely love it too!
When: Friday, February 3, 2023, 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Galveston Railroad Museum, 2602 Santa Fe Pl, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $6 for children | $9 for seniors | $12 for adults | Free for infants and under
The Magic and Mind Reading of Jimmy Fingers
What: Watch Jimmy’s unique magic and mind show that is full of unknown magic and side effects this weekend at the Mob Bar in Galveston! It’ll be the most entertaining live, non-musical show on the island that you might see in a while. Please take note, the show is only for those 18 and above.
When: Friday, February 3, 2023, 7 pm
Where: The Mob Bar, 201 26th St Suite 2, Galveston, TX 77550
Houston Audubon Urban Bird Survey
What: Discover what kinds of birds are in the island whie enjoying a beautiful walk around the 3.6 mile Moody Gardens property. The place will be a combination of intertidal saltmarsh, upland marsh, and woodlot so you’ll definitely see plenty of birds in their natural habitats. And while you’ll mainly be using paved pathways with manicured landscape areas, you’ll also be walking through marsh habitat where you’ll encounter higher grass and possibly moist/ muddy conditions. Please remember to wear the proper attire and to bring sunscreen, bug spray, and binoculars.
When: Friday, February 3, 2023, 7 am – 9 am
Where: Moody Gardens, 1 Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554
Menardi Gras at the 1838 Menard House
What: Celebrate Mardi Gras in Galveston in the site of the island’s first celebration of the event back in 1853 at the Michel B. Menard House. It’ll be a night of food, fun, drinks, music, and frivolity that you wouldn’t want to miss.
When: Friday, February 3, 2023, 7 pm – 9 pm
Where: Menard House, 1605 33rd St, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $75 – $125
Deal Alert – Explore Galveston History with a Segway Tour – just $77.13 for 2 Adults!
See many of Galveston’s top attractions in a single excursion—and enjoy a fun and fast-paced way to explore—on this Segway tour of the city. Pick between several daily departure times, meet your guide, and get acquainted with your Segway. Once you feel comfortable, set off and discover key city highlights.
Tour the Strand Historic District, admire the 1892 Bishop’s Palace, spot the Moody Mansion, and much more. This introductory tour is perfect for first-time or time-pressed visitors Discover the best of Galveston, all in a single excursion Segways, helmets, and safety training are all provided for your ease Multiple daily tour times are available to suit your schedule
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Things to do in Galveston this weekend of February 3, 2023 – Events in Galveston on Saturday
Da Chicken Run 2023 at Tin Cup’s Caddyshack
What: Put a new twist to your Mardi Gras celebration with Da Krewe du Roux’s Chicken Run this weekend! You, your friends, or the whole family can have so much fun with the live chicken chasing main event while also giving back to the community. After the main event, there will be complimentary chicken and sausage gumbo served. Drinks will also be sold.
Proceeds will go do El Mina Shriners and the Ronald McDonald House of Galveston.
When: Saturday, February 4, 2023, 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Tin Cup’s Caddyshack, 9020 Stewart Rd, Galveston, TX 77554
How much: $5 | Donations are also highly encouraged
The Grand 1894 Opera House presents The 60th Anniversary of The Romeros
What: Known to many as “The Royal Family of the Guitar,” the Romeros has been mesmerizing audiences around the world with their incredible talent and performances for over six decades now. Now, for their 60th anniversary, they will make their debut at The Grand 1894 Opera House for just one outstanding performance.
When: Saturday, February 4, 2023, 8 pm – 10 pm
Where: The Grand 1894 Opera House, 2020 Postoffice St, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Starts at $22
Deal Alert – Save up to 22% on Galveston Pleasure Pier rides & Landry’s restaurant meal
Spend the day soaring over the Gulf on thrilling roller coasters and amusement-park rides, then dine at a Landry’s restaurant along the pier.
Galveston Pleasure Pier offers one of the finest views of The Gulf of Mexico—right before its Iron Shark plunges you down a 100-foot, greater-than-vertical drop at 52 miles per hour. The coaster is just one of many amusement park rides dominating the Pier. For an extreme view, take a panoramic spin on the 230-foot-high Texas Star Flyer. Afterward, test your luck at the games on the Midway, then tuck into a bucket of shrimp or a sizzling steak at the Pier’s Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
- The rides: There’s something for the whole family, from intense coasters to the Pirate’s Plunge log flume to the kid-friendly carousels and teacup rides.
- The restaurants: You’ll find a Landry’s restaurant for every taste within minutes of the Pier. Out with the kids? Head to Rainforest Cafe. Date night? Try Saltgrass Steakhouse or Landry’s Seafood. Just need a break? Grab a drink and some casual seafood at Bubba Gump’s.
- The shops: If you’re looking for a souvenir, prove you survived the Iron Shark with a tee at the Pelican’s Bag or grab a bag of nostalgic sweets from Lolli & Pop’s for the ride home.
Discounted Tickets for Galveston Pleasure Pier and Landry’s Restaurant
2 All-Day Ride Passes + $50 Landry’s eGift Card:
$105.98 $85, 19% Off!!!
4 All-Day Ride Passes + $100 Landry’s eGift Card:
$211.96 $165, 22% Off
Things to do in Galveston this Weekend of February 3, 2023 – Sunday
Sing-A-Long & Soul 2 Soul Food Sunday
What: Sing-A-Long Sundays are back at your favorite piano bar to be hosted by either Davey Wild or Thomas Cokinos. Sing your heart out to all your favorite tunes by yourself or with your friends before the Monday blues arrive. You can also just chill out with a few drinks and some great food at the patio.
When: Sunday, January 29, 2023, 7 pm – 11 pm
Where: 23rd Street Station & Piano Bar, 1706 23rd St, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free entry
Galveston Restaurant Week
What: Get to try out Galveston’s best food and treats at the Galveston Restaurant Week before it ends! Take your pick between participating restaurants and try their best dishes on prix-fixe breakfast, lunch, or dinner menus at the best price points. Guaranteed, you’ll get the freshest ingredients, most flavorful dishes, and tastiest culinary gems.
When: Sunday, February 5, 2023
Where:601 Tremont Galveston, Texas 77550
How much: $20 – $45 for two or 3 course dinners | $10 – $20 for two-course lunches, breakfasts, and brunches
Wine and Whiskey Pairing at Porch Cafe
What: Treat yourself to some extravagance this weekend at the Porch Cafe with their wine and whiskey pairing. You’ll get to enjoy a four course meal prepared by Chef Dustin and Sous Chef Justin paired with their chosen wine or whiskey. Please take note, the event is for reservation only.
When: Sunday, February 5, 2023 | 7 pm – 9 pm
Where: The Porch, 1625 E Beach Dr #2A, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $75 per person for wine pairing | $95 per person for whiskey pairing
Salsa Sunday at Vida Agave
What: Get your dancing shoes on this Sunday and get your blood flowing with a little bit of Salsa lessons at Vida Agave. You’ll be in the great hands of professional salsa instructors and by the end of the night, you’ll know how to do basic salsa with ease. There will also be live music after so if you want to continue dancing, you definitely can.
When: Sunday, February 5, 2023 | 8 pm – 11 pm
Where: Vida Agave, 711 25th St, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free
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