Things to do in Galveston this weekend of October 14 | Red Drum Fishing Tournament

Things to do in Galveston this weekend of October 14 | Red Drum Fishing Tournament | Image Credit: Seawolf Park

The Galveston Calendar of Events 2022 is full of exciting activities. And this month is no different!  

Here are our top things to do on a budget in Galveston this weekend (October 14-16): Red Drum Fishing Tournament, Haunted Harbor Tours on SEAGULL IIGenteel Junque, ARToberFEST, and lots more!

For more events in the Houston area this weekend, check out our posts on Things to do in Houston with kids this weekend of October 14 and Things to do in Houston this Weekend of October 14, 2022

Also, check out our recent posts on Camping in Houston, Galveston Greek Festival, Pumpkin Patch Houston 2022, and Things to do in Kemah, Texas!


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Fishing Package with Rod Rental and Bait Included for One or Two at 61st Street Fishing Pier. Included are all-day admission, fishing rod rental, and a bag of bait. 

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Best Things to do in Galveston this Weekend of October 14, 2022 – Friday

Yoga Retreat Weekend with Doug Keller

Yoga Retreat Weekend with Doug Keller

Image Credit: Moody Gardens

What: In addition to being an accessible kind of physical training, yoga is a fun and relaxing practice that you can engage in at any level. It also helps you become more self-aware of how you use your body. The exercise serves as a tool for rewriting movement patterns that would otherwise exhaust you. With a joyful and engaging practice, each session throughout the weekend provides you with insights into your own body as well as easy-to-use tools and techniques for boosting wellness and getting rid of your difficulties.
When: 14-16 October 2022 | All Day
Where: Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa & Convention Center


Genteel Junque

Genteel Junque

Image Credit: Galveston Historical Foundation

What: Are you into vintage furniture and items? Then this event is for you! The annual Genteel Junque sale of donated items, hosted by the Galveston Historical Foundation, will feature a variety of antiques, furniture, and home decor. The sale will be held at The Depot on Market, 3304 Market, and will focus on fine antiques, furniture, and artwork in good condition. Beer and wine included in the evening. 
When: 14-16 October 2022 | 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Architectural Salvage Warehouse, 3304 Market, Galveston, TX 77550 United States
How Much: Free to enter


Anne Lane Gallery Grand Opening

What: Anne Lane Art Gallery grand opening happening this weekend at Galveston, featuring legendary New Orleans entertainer Vanessa Carr Kennedy.
When: 14 October 2022 | 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: 3818 Ave S, Galveston, TX 77550, United States
How Much: Free to enter


Deal Alert –  Segway Galveston Sunset Tour – 2 adults for just $66.67

Date night in Houston - Segway Galveston Sunset Tour

Catch the sunset at the Port of Galveston during this guided Segway tour along the city’s seawall, enjoy 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.

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Things to do in Galveston this Weekend – Saturday, October 15, 2022

Halloween Pop-Up

What: This spooky Halloween pop-up at the Bryan Museum offers both tricks and goodies for families with kids between the ages of 4-11. There will be a haunting scavenger hunt on the Museum grounds, fall-themed crafts, a photo booth, free books, and scary stories at 10:30 and 11:00 in the Museum’s pirate cave. If you want, you can come in costume!
When: 15 October 2022 | 10 am to 12 pm
Where: 1315 21st St, Galveston, TX 77550, United States
How much: Free to attend


Haunted Harbor Tours on SEAGULL II

Haunted Harbor Tour with Galveston Historical Foundation

The waters of Galveston Bay have a long history that dates back to the island’s formation. Visitors will learn about the eerie past of Galveston’s harborside during this unique 90-minute tour onboard the SEAGULL II of the Galveston Historical Foundation.

This is one of the most iconic haunted tours in Galveston that you don’t want to miss!

When: October 15, & 22, 2022, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Location: 2200 Harborside Drive, Galveston, 77550
How Much: $25 | Children ages 5 and under – FREE


Sunrise Yoga on The Beach

What: Watch the beautiful sunrise with your friends and family as SUP Gulf Coast hosts Yoga on the Beach together with the Yoga Haven. The sounds of the ocean and birds will greet you when you awaken with the sun. Grab a paddle board or surfboard after yoga and head outside to catch a glimpse of dolphins or enjoy the waves.
When: 15 October 2022 | 7:00 am to 8:00 am
Where: 29th Street & Seawall on the sand (near Lifeguard tower 27) Galveston, Texas 77550
How much: $15 (add $10 to paddle or surfboard after)


ARToberFEST

ARToberFEST

Image Credit: Visit Galveston

What: The historic downtown cultural arts district of Galveston Island is home to the fine arts festival   — ARToberFEST. Over 120 of the best painters in the country exhibit their works throughout the two-day festival. More than 8,000 people attend the event, which gives attendees the chance to meet with exhibiting artists, take in artist demonstrations, and enjoy food and entertainment in a magnificent downtown cultural arts district.
When: October 15, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. | October 16, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: 2020 Postoffice St, Galveston, TX 77550, USA
How much: $5


30th Anniversary of the Original Walkabout by Clean Galveston

30th Anniversary of the Original Walkabout by Clean Galveston

Image Credit: Visit Galveston

What: Up to 600 participants indulge in a fun day of sightseeing at thirty venues in downtown Galveston, where they can pick up a packet containing a playing card at each location, with the goal of possibly making a winning hand at the end of the day to win prizes. This event has been organized by Clean Galveston for 30 years! Many players come from the mainland to play for the day, and many have done so ever since Walkabout began. At Sound Bar is where this event begins and ends.
When: 15 October 2022 | 11:30 am to 7 pm
Where: 2411 Mechanic St, Galveston, TX 77550, United States
How much: $45


Red Drum Fishing Tournament

Red Drum Fishing Tournament

Image Credit: Seawolf Park

What: This weekend, the yearly Red Drum Tournament is back at Seawolf Park. We are looking for the HEAVIEST LEGAL RED DRUM in the Gulf during this 46-day tournament!

1st PLACE: $400 GRAND PRIZE + One Year Fishing Pass – Parking Included
2nd PLACE: $200 + One Year Fishing Pass – *Parking Not Included
3rd PLACE: $100.00 + 6-Month Fishing Pass – *Parking Not Included
4th PLACE: 6-Month Parking Pass – *Fishing Not Included

When: 15 October 2022 | Ends November 30, 2022
Where: 100 Seawolf Park Blvd, Galveston, TX 77550, United States
How much: $25 Entry Fee


Deal Alert – 4 Hour Guided Fishing Tour

Top 10 things to do in Galveston this weekend of October 14, 2022 include Red Drum Fishing Tournament, Haunted Harbor Tours on SEAGULL II, and more!

Have been recognized as being the best fishing charter in the clear lake kemah area. Catch Redfish, Flounder, Bay Snapper near the Houston waterfront aka The Kemah Boardwalk. Trip includes all fishing equipment, live bait when available, fish cleaning

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Things to do in Galveston this Weekend – Sunday, October 16, 2022

Get Spooky with GOFM

What: Bring the kiddos to the Galveston’s Own Farmers Market and enjoy a morning of crafts and fun activities! There will be supplies they can use to whip up their very own Halloween mask! All you have to bring is your imagination.
When: 16 October 2022 | 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: 28th &, Market St, Galveston, TX 77550, United States
How much: Free


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