For many, Labor Day Weekend is an opportunity to take advantage of great shopping discounts.  Bargain hunters looking for a deal in downtown Galveston are in luck!  A number of attractions and shops will be offering generous discounts for the holiday weekend.
Visitors can find out about downtown bargains by visiting the Galveston Chamber of Commerce at the corner of 23rd Street and Mechanic.  The chamber will be open to visitors on Labor Day from Noon to 5 p.m. to help lead savvy consumers to the best deals in town.
The savings are not solely for the thrifty consumer because these weekend specials extend to visitors of all ages.  As a final hurrah to the summer, Galveston shoppers can save as much as 70% at popular downtown shops and attractions. 
See below for special downtown deals:
Head to Footsies
Save up to 70% off on apparel, jewelry, footwear and more!
Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast
Save $1 off admission by saying “Arrrrrgh!” at admission purchase!
Haunted Mayfield Manor
Save $1 off admission by saying “Boo!” when you purchase your tickets!
SunTime Watersports
Enjoy the Jet Boat Thrill Ride Back to School Special!  Save $6 off each ticket purchased this Labor Day Weekend only.
Olympia Grill at Pier 21
Enjoy a special Labor Day Weekend menu at Olympia.  Specials include Cheese Crab Puff appetizers, Sautéed Cape Capanesis, and much more!  Call 409-765-0021 to find out more or make reservations.

About Galveston Island
Galveston Island is a historic beach town located on the Gulf of Mexico just 50 miles from Houston. 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 or call 1-888-GAL-ISLE .
About Mitchell Historic Properties
Mitchell Historic Properties (MHP) oversees Galveston properties owned by developer, philanthropist and preservationist George Mitchell and the Mitchell family.  MHP owns and preserves approximately one-fourth of the buildings in The Historic Strand Seaport Area including commercial and residential properties as well as Hotel Galvez & Spa, The Tremont House and Harbor House Hotel and Marina at Pier 21.  The Mitchell’s ongoing preservation of Galveston’s historic downtown helped spark the resurrection of The Strand National Historic Landmark District and Pier 21 as a tourist destination.  For leasing information, visit or call (409) 763-5806.