Seasonal Attractions

Palm Beach

May 21 - September 10, 2016

  • Open weekends only August 21 - Sept. 10
  • Open Labor Day (9AM-7PM)

Grab your sunglasses and sink your toes in the white sand. Galveston’s favorite summer hangout, Palm Beach, is now better than ever. You and your family will love relaxing on the lazy river, our 18-foot tower slides and wave pool.

Learn more about Palm Beach here.

*All bags are subject to search upon entry into Palm Beach*

Lazy River Palm Beach
Boy on slide at Palm Beach, Moody Gardens
Festival of Lights Moody Gardens Pyramid

Festival of Lights

NOVEMBER 12, 2016 – JANUARY 8, 2017

6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

As one of the largest holiday celebrations in the region, Festival of Lights has become a holiday tradition for families and groups alike. Enjoy more than one million lights within 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment. You can also skate around on the area’s only outdoor ice skating rink (bring your own skates or rentals available for $7), try out our Arctic Slide or take pictures with Santa. More information!

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures

November 12, 2016- January 8, 2017

Moody Gardens takes the holidays to a whole new level of cool! A skilled team of master ice carvers has charted your course for the  ultimate Caribbean Christmas! Embark on a breathtaking undersea journey made of two million pounds of ice! More information!

Moody Gardens ICE Slide

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