A Message Regarding COVID-19 and Recent Developments in Texas.
The Texas Governor has recently lifted mask mandates and capacity limits throughout the state. However, the health and safety of residents and visitors in Galveston remain a priority for the Galveston Conventions & Visitors Bureau and the Galveston Park Board.
The map below will be updated periodically. It details announced changes to COVID precaution policies at businesses and institutions in Galveston County. All reports are sourced to public statements or interviews by the Galveston Daily News and are subject to change. Gov. Greg Abbott announced on March 2 that Texas' COVID restrictions would end beginning March 10.
Purple icons mark places that have announced plans to loosen restrictions, either by not requiring customers to wear masks or by increasing the number of people who are inside a building at one time.
Orange icons mark places that have announced they intended to keep restrictions like masking or capacity limits in place.
The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau (GICVB) is the official destination marketing organization for Galveston Island, Texas.