The Park Board is committed to its valued role in improving the quality of life for the Island's local community and providing memorable experiences for all guests.

The Galveston Park Board manages all concessionaire partners at Seawall Urban Park (the beachfront along the Seawall), Stewart Beach Park, R.A. Apffel Beach Park, Dellanera RV Park, East End Lagoon Nature Preserve, Seawolf Park on Pelican Island, and Big Reef. 

Our concessionaire partners provide goods, services and amenities to enrich the beachgoers' day in the sun.

To join the team of Concessionaire Partners, read the Concessionaire Partner information packet and submit your proposal.
The Galveston Park Board of Trustees invites all vendors and encourages minority owned, small business owners and local entrepreneurs to consider Galveston Island as its next business venture.

The Galveston Island Park Board reserves the right to alter its Concessionaire Partner Program and Concessionaire Policies at any time. 

To see the different beach Areas and where concessionaire partners are located, check out the Concessionaire Map.

Application/Bid processing fee: $500.00 bank check made out to Galveston Park Board of Trustees.  Credit Cards are not currently accepted as form of payment. Proposals that are not approved will be refunded half the processing fee.


Effective January 1, 2006, current and potential vendors of the Park Board of Trustees of the City of Galveston must complete the Conflict of Interest Questionnaire in accordance with Chapter 176 of the Texas Local Government Code. In particular, please focus your attention to the following sections of the Code:
  • 1762 Applicable to Certain Vendors and Other Persons
  • 1766 Disclosure Requirement for Vendors and Other Persons: Questionnaire