GALVESTON — As a proud participant of Galveston’s Winter Wonder Island activities, The Grand 1894 Opera House is offering special Christmas in July discounts through July 30 on select holiday events.

Adding to the spirit of this pre-Christmas island promotion, Santa will be sighted at various Galveston locations throughout this month, including an appearance at The Grand on Sunday during a performance by The Texas Tenors at 4 p.m.

The Grand’s Christmas in July special is a discount of 10 percent with a minimum purchase of two shows selected from the following list:

  • “Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo,” Nov. 15;
  • An Irish Christmas, Nov. 22;
  • “Maid Marian in a Stolen Car,” Nov. 28-29;
  • Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” Dec. 5;
  • Michael Martin Murphey’s Cowboy Christmas, Dec. 16;
  • Robert Earl Keen — Merry Christmas from The Fam-O-Lee, Dec. 20;
  • Houston Children’s Chorus Holiday Pops Show, Dec. 21;
  • The Manhattan Transfer Christmas Show, Dec. 28; and
  • “Flashdance,” Jan. 3.

Call 409-765-1894, 800-821-1894 or visit

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