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.

Information about concessionaire partner opportunities into the 2022 season and beyond will be posted later this season.  Click the "Sign In" button in the upper right hand corner of this webpage to create a login and choose email alerts for bids under "Parks".  You will receive an email alert when the bids are open later this season.  

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. 


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