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2022 Mardi Gras Galveston Island

2022 Mardi Gras Galveston Island

Mardi Gras 2022 Parade & Party Schedule for Galveston, TX!!! 2022 Mardi Gras x2 makeup party! We missed last year due to covid. That won't happen again! This year will be twice as fun!! Come join the third largest Mardi Gras and let loose! 2022 Mardi Gras will start Friday, February 18 and ends on Tuesday, March 1

A rare look into a historic Galveston home on Ave T!

A rare look into a historic Galveston home on Ave T!

We spotted this beautiful 1937 John Staub house for sale on HAR a little while back. Everybody like to daydream about historic homes like this one! We just hope the buyer is a fan of the history and keeps the house as is. Here is a some info on the home per the seller.
Spectacular 1937 historical, John Staub designed home in midtown Galveston set amongst lushly landscaped 1.2967 acre (GCAD) property with majestic oaks. Custom built for W.L. (III) & Mary Moody. Current owners renovated home 2014-2015. Step inside to formal entry...


Juneteenth National Independence Day & Galveston!!!

Juneteenth National Independence Day & Galveston!!!

Just another historic day in Galveston, Texas! This island has many first! We are a very proud little island city at the very least! We can go back in Galveston's history and find our city ahead of the times again and again. On June 19th 1865 on The Strand at 22nd street