Seasonal Attractions

ICE LAND Ice Sculptures with SpongeBob SquarePants

November 14, 2015 - January 10, 2016

Come to the silliest holiday celebration under the waves with SpongeBob, Patrick, Sandy, Mr. Krabs, Squidward and all of your favorite Bikini Bottomites - all carved out of more than 2 MILLION POUNDS OF ICE!

As the only holiday ice exhibition on the Gulf Coast, a skilled team of 30 internationally- acclaimed professional ice carvers from Harbin, China have created majestic marvels featuring holiday scenes with the beloved characters from Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants.

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Festival of Lights Welcome Center

Moody Gardens Festival of Lights

November 14, 2015 - January 10, 2016

Brighten up the holidays with a tradition for families and groups alike. A mile-long trail with more than one million lights, and a 100 lighted scenes takes you around the Moody Gardens property with spectacular views of the Galveston Bay. Enjoy the area’s only outdoor skating rink, concession areas with hot chocolate and festive food, holiday buffets, live entertainment and more.

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Home for the Holidays Gift Market

November 27-28, 2015

Shop ‘til you drop on Thanksgiving Weekend at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. This holiday market features more than 100 of the region’s most unique gift vendors will be offering distinctive home décor, candles, craft foods, accessories, and much more for an extraordinary holiday shopping experience.

Moody Gardens Presents A Magical Christmas Dinner & Show starring Master Illusionist Curt Miller and Friends

December 17-27, 2015

Join us for Curt Miller’s new holiday production featuring magic, music and fun! Witness people appearing and disappearing right before your eyes! Enjoy many of your favorite Christmas songs wonderfully performed by spectacular singers and dancers.

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Palm Beach

Palm Beach is closed for the season.
We invite you to join us for the fun when we reopen in May 2016!

Enjoy a new lazy river, wave pool and tower slides. Sink your toes into white sand with palm trees, freshwater lagoons, splash pad, volleyball courts, aquatic playground and more.

$23.95 adult, $17.95 child/senior, children 3 and under free. Season pass just $55 per person. (Included in day pass and membership).


Lazy River Palm Beach
Bands on the Sand Fireworks

*Hours, prices, show times and attraction availability are subject to change without notice.