Galveston Island Offers 50% Discount on Attractions for Texas Tourism Week Celebration May 15th by www.Galveston.com
No. 1 Tourism Destination in Texas to Show “Galveston Tourism Rocks”
[May 2, 2011] – If you haven’t been to Galveston Island lately, you might want to make plans for May 15th as the island celebrates Texas Tourism Week by offering a 50 percent discount on most of its attractions. The event will show appreciation to the island’s loyal tourists while highlighting the fact that Galveston Island is the No. 1 tourism attraction in Texas for Texans, according to the state’s Economic Development and Tourism division of the Governor’s Office.
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Participating attractions for the 50 percent discount include:
•Moody Gardens – Half off regular adult admission for up to six people, including individual tickets or the Day Pass to all Moody Gardens attractions. Click here to find out more about this attraction.
•The Grand 1894 Opera House – Half off tickets to May 15 performance of “STOMP” at 3 p.m. (Limited Seating. Online sales at www.thegrand.com may use coupon code “TOURISM”). Click to find out more about this attraction.
•Lone Star Flight Museum – Half off regular admission. Click to find out more about this attraction.
•Moody Mansion – Half off regular admission. Click to find out more about this attraction.
•Galveston Railroad Museum – Half off regular admission. Click to find out more about this attraction.
•Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum – Buy one get one free. Click to find out more about this attraction.
•Texas Seaport Museum – Half off adult admission. Click to find out more about this attraction.
•Great Storm Theater at Pier 21 – Half off adult admission. Click to find out more about this attraction.
These offers are only valid on May 15th and may not be combined with any other offers, discounts or previously purchased tickets. To take advantage of this special discount, participants must print the “Galveston Tourism Rocks” coupon available by clicking here, and present it at each attraction for admission.
Texas Tourism Week coincides with National Tourism Week, which is being held May 7-15 this year. Tourism is one of the top industries on Galveston Island, drawing more than 5 million visitors and $700 million annually.
About Galveston Island…
Galveston Island is a historic beach town located just 50 miles from Houston, Texas. The island is best known as a vacation destination, offering 32 miles of beaches, a variety of family attractions, Texas’ premier cruise port and one of the largest and well-preserved concentrations of Victorian architecture in the country, including several National Historic Landmarks. Galveston Island is home to popular amusements such as, Moody Gardens and Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, as well as a variety of museums and recreational activities from surfing to birding. For more information on Galveston Island visit www.galveston.com or call 1-888-GAL-ISLE.