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Stewart Beach is Galveston’s premier family-friendly beach park, named as one of the “10 Best Beaches for Families” by the Family Vacation Critic.
Stewart Beach, located near where Broadway meets the Seawall, has all the amenities you need for a day of family fun at the beach.
Located near where Broadway meets the Seawall, Stewart Beach has a wide range of amenities and is staffed with highly trained lifeguards. It hosts several family-friendly activities and events each summer, including volleyball, sandcastle lessons, family beach challenges and more. Its event area and pavilion are ideal for private events such as weddings and birthday parties.
Stewart Beach hosts an array of public events throughout the year. These include sports competitions, yoga on the beach, drive-in movies, sandcastle building lessons, and the exciting Galveston Family Beach Challenge.
During the Galveston Family Beach Challenge, the beach transforms into a gigantic obstacle course, with several stations (including a life-sized battleship game), allowing both kids and adults to discover their inner competitive spirit. The event is free, and contestants have the opportunity to win up to $2000 in prizes.
(Hours are subject to change without advance notice)
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Stewart Beach Beachfront can be used for beach weddings and other small, private events. The rental rate is $250 for 3 hours and $75 for each additional hour.
Stewart Beach Park is suitable for large-scale gatherings such as sporting events and musical performances. Rental rates vary depending on the nature of the event. Please inquire.
Stewart Beach Pavilion is an indoor, climate-controlled space with tables and chairs and can accommodate up to 150 people. The rental rate is $500 for 4 hours and $100 for each additional hour.