The Galveston Calendar of Events 2023 is full of exciting activities, and this month is no different!
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Galveston is one of the most popular places for experiencing the paranormal! Check out our recent article on Galveston Ghost Tours. It includes 20 great options for enjoying the spooky season!
Best Things to do in Galveston this Weekend of November 3, 2023 – Friday
What: Tour one of Galveston’s most famous mansions and discover what it was like inside that house when it was still lived in. Explore the rooms, and artifact storage areas, and bask in the view of the island from one of the mansion’s trademark turrets.
When: Friday, November 3, 2023, 3:30 pm
Where: Moody Mansion, 2618 Broadway Avenue J, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $35
What: Travel back to the prohibition era and enjoy a night of glitz, glamour, and forbidden spirits. Every Friday, get to sing, dance, and party like it’s 1923 with their Cocktails and Karaoke night! Make sure to get some awesome selfies in front of the Mob Bar criminal lineup wall.
When: Friday, November 3, 2023, 7 pm
Where: Mob Bar, 201 26th St Suite 2, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $0 – $56
What: If you’re looking for fun things to do in Galveston this weekend, don’t miss the Lone Star Rally. This four-day event will be packed with juried bike shows, trucks, jeeps, and classic car shows. There will also be tons of free concerts on two stages.
You can also enjoy shopping from hundreds of vendors selling everything from jewelry and leatherware to sunglasses and crab cake sandwiches.
When: Friday – Sunday, November 3 – 5, 2023
Where: Downtown Galveston, The Strand, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free
Kick off the Halloween season with the highly-rated Shadows of Revelry Ghost Tour in Galveston!
Discover the ghostly history of Galveston, Texas on a nighttime walking tour around town. This adults–only tour takes a look at the city’s red–light district and its history as a place for gambling and drinking. Walk past old brothels, learn about outlaws and pirates, and hunt for ghosts as you explore.
Check out more details and book the Shadows of Revelry Walking Ghost Tour TODAY!!!
Things to do in Galveston this weekend of November 3, 2023 – Events in Galveston on Saturday
What: If you and the kids are into chess and are looking for what to do in Galveston this weekend, the Chess Club at Rosenberg Library would be perfect for you. Get to challenge your skills and form new friendships with your opponents.
When: Saturday, November 4, 2023, 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy Ave, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Not stated
Deal Alert: Get the lowest price on the Historic Galveston Ghost Tour!
Discover the darker side of Galveston on a ghost tour. Pass by mansions and other historical sights where spooky and mysterious things are said to have happened, and hear about the island’s secrets, paranormal events, and haunted history that dates back 150 years. This tour is a fun way to learn a bit about Galveston’s history.
Book your Historic Galveston Ghost Tour TODAY!!!
What: Jam to Kevin Fowler’s hits this weekend at the Lone Star Rally! There will be tons of other artists performing as well including Whey Jennings, Deadman’s Hand, Kelaney, and more. Please check the Lone Star Rally website for a full schedule of performances.
When: Saturday, November 4, 2023, 9:00 pm – 11 pm
Where: Saengerfest Park, 2302 The Strand #000, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free
What: Illuminate your home with beautiful glass tealight holders or make a sweet gift for the holidays at this weekend’s workshop at Clay Cup Studios. Feel free to bring any snacks. As for drinks, you can purchase beer, wine, or ciders at the studio.
When: Saturday, November 4, 2023, 5 pm – 7 pm
Where: Clay Cup Studios, 2219 Postoffice St, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: $25 for 1 candle holder | $35 for 2
Get the lowest price on the Dolphin Sightseeing Tour in Galveston with a Guide!
The island of Galveston, Texas sits right on the Gulf of Mexico, a body of water teeming with dolphins. Set sail from the harbor and spend time searching for these playful creatures with a tour guide. Board a covered vessel, perfect for keeping you cool under the Texan sun, and learn about the ecology of the area while you sail.
Book your Dolphin Sightseeing Tour in Galveston TODAY!!!
Things to do in Galveston this Weekend of November 3, 2023 – Sunday
What: Head out to Lucky Lounge this weekend with your friends for a day of music, drink specials, games, and delicious treats from Tito’s food truck for a fun Back Yard Bash.
When: Sunday, November 5, 2023, 2 pm – 6 pm
Where: Lucky Lounge, 904 Avenue M, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: No cover
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: Sunday, November 5, 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
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, November 5, 2023 | 8 pm – 11 pm
Where: Vida Agave, 711 25th St, Galveston, TX 77550
How much: Free
Do you know of any other fun things to do in Galveston this weekend November 3? Share them with us in the comments!
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