Moody Gardens Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events Calendar

Take a look at some of our upcoming events or browse our Annual Events below.

Sep
Thu
03
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Fri
04
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sat
05
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sun
06
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Mon
07
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
08
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
08
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

Sep
Wed
09
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Thu
10
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Fri
11
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sat
12
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sat
12
Boy Scout Merit Badge Day
Moody Gardens

Boy Scout Merit Badge Day

When: 9:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

REGISTRATION: August 3, 2015

BADGES: Communications ($25), First Aid ($25) Oceanography ($20),

Merit Badge Day offers boy scouts the opportunity to complete most of all of the requirements for a single badge in just one day! Please call 1-800-582-4673, ext. 4320 or e-mail us at scouts@moodygardens.com for more information or to register. Registration begins at 9 am on the listed registration date.

CLICK HERE for more information

Sep
Sat
12
Adaptive Water Sports Festival
Palm Beach

Adaptive Water Sports Festival

When: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Where: Palm Beach

Individuals with special needs are invited to the Adaptive Water Sports Festival with a U.S. Paralympic Experience at Moody Gardens. Working with TurningPoint Gulf Coast, Texas Adaptive Aquatics, Veterans Adventure and other local organizations, this free event allows participants to experience several water sports, including water skiing, sailing and Paralympic kayaking experience, with the assistance of special equipment and instructors.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Sep
Sun
13
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Mon
14
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
15
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
15
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

Sep
Wed
16
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Thu
17
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Fri
18
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sat
19
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sun
20
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Mon
21
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
22
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
22
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

Sep
Wed
23
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Thu
24
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Fri
25
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sat
26
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Sun
27
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Mon
28
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
29
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Sep
Tue
29
Senior Tuesday
Moody Gardens

Senior Tuesday

When: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Anyone 65+ years old can visit Moody Gardens for just $5 per attraction, per senior citizen

*Restrictions may apply. Call 800-582-4673 for more information.

SENIOR RISE & SHINE SPECIAL AT MOODY GARDENS GOLF COURSE: Seniors 65+ can play before 10am Tuesday and Thursday for only $20, including cart. Call 409-683-4653 for tee time.

Sep
Wed
30
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Oct
Thu
01
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Oct
Fri
02
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Oct
Sat
03
Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)
Moody Gardens

Aquarium Pyramid Renovation - Wave 1 (Closed)

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

As a multi-phased renovation begins at the Aquarium Pyramid, Moody Gardens guests can look forward to a fun and awe-inspiring experience wonderfully complemented with conservation messages that underscore the vital importance of the oceans. New exhibits will not only inspire visitor interest and empathy, but also connect visitors to specific ocean habitats. Visitors will travel from the Gulf of Mexico to the South Atlantic, the South Pacific, the North Pacific, and the Caribbean. Each ocean exhibit highlights different marine sanctuaries and different aspects of our relationship to the seas. Upon completion, there will be a variety of new exhibits and surprises, including the addition of jellyfish and tropical penguins.

CLICK HERE for renovation schedule & details 

Annual Events

We host a variety of family-friendly events for our guests and community, including many free events, throughout the year. 

Birding Classes

101 Class: Presented by Moody Gardens® and Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council, Birding 101 is a series of free classes designed to educate and excite people about the tremendous variety of bird life routinely seen around Galveston Island. Classes are from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and meet at the Aquarium Pyramid lobby.

  • Spring 2015 Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11 and May 9

201 Class: Birding 201 classes will allow participants, led by an instructor, to visit areas on the island and spy some of the tremendous variety of birds here. Classes are held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Participants should meet in the Aquarium Pyramid lobby. The cost for the class is $5, and Moody Gardens® will provide the transportation. Birding 201 classes will be offered the third Saturday of each month. To reserve a spot, please call 409-683-4101 no later than the Wednesday prior to the Saturday class.

  • Spring 2015 Dates: February 21, March 21, April 18 and May 16

Educator Open House

2016 Date TBA

Explore what Moody Gardens and other area attractions have to offer educators and their students. This is a free event for educators and support staff, with proper identification proving they are employed by a school.

CLICK HERE for more information

Aquarium Valentine's Dinner

2016 Date TBA

Dive into a romantic underwater dining experience this Valentine's Day Weekend with the Sea of Love Valentine's Dinner on Feb. 13 and 14.

CLICK HERE for more information 

Easter in the Gardens

March 27, 2016

Come join us for the annual Easter in the Gardens celebration at Moody Gardens on Easter Sunday. Kids ages 9 and under are invited to this free event to search for the golden eggs in our fun-filled egg hunts. A variety of activities will be offered for all ages beginning at 11 a.m., such as face painting and games for prizes, as well as a petting zoo.

CLICK HERE for more information

Pyramid Kids Camps

Kids can EXPERIENCE LIFE through our Pyramid Kids Camps. Explore and discover the hidden worlds of ocean depths or tropical forests and have fun with arts, crafts and other activities.

CLICK HERE for more information

Mardi Gras Ball for Special People

Mardi Gras Ball for Special People

2016 Date TBA

Annually celebrated by thousands, this free event provides food, fun and live entertainment for people with special needs as well as their families. The event is staffed by volunteers.

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Mother's Day Buffet

Mother's Day Buffet

May 10, 2015

Treat mom to a delicious Mother's Day meal at either the Garden Restaurant or the Moody Gardens Hotel Ballroom.

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Bands on the Sand Fireworks

Bands on the Sand

June 6 - August 8 

Enjoy this summer concert on Friday and Saturday nights from 6 to 10 p.m. featuring local and regional bands ranging from R&B, rock, country and blues. The cost is $12 for admission and each show concludes with a firework display over Offats Bayou overlooking the Moody Gardens pyramids.

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The Curt Miller Magic & Comedy Show

The Curt Miller Magic & Comedy Show

July 27 - August 2

Magician & Illusionist Curt Miller blends dazzling magic, music, and great CLEAN comedy in a theatrical show that will leave your whole family amazed, amused, and most of all, Entertained.

The Curt Miller Magic & Comedy Show has dazzled over 50,000 people at Moody Gardens, changing the show each year with new illusions. You'll see people sawed in half and vanished right before your eyes. You might even get chosen to be part of the show! Don't miss your chance to see a Vegas-style magic show right here in Galveston!

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Shark U Week

August 2015

Dive into Shark U Week at Moody Gardens! Join us for a plethora of shark themed activities. Guests can witness live feedings, diver presentations at the Caribbean Exhibit, keeper presentations and more in our Aquarium Pyramid.

Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival

Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival

Labor Day Weekend

Tap into your inner-craftsmen this Labor Day weekend. Join fellow craft beer lovers for the Annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival at Moody Gardens Hotel and Convention Center. For beer enthusiasts from expert to novice, this foam-filled weekend features over 400 craft beers, hard-to-find specialty brews, Taste it First selections and a range of innovative and educational beer events.

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Adaptive Water Sports Festival

TBA

Individuals with special needs are invited to the Adaptive Water Sports Festival with a U.S. Paralympic Experience at Moody Gardens. Working with TurningPoint Gulf Coast, Texas Adaptive Aquatics, Veterans Adventure and other local organizations, this free event allows participants to experience several water sports, including water skiing, sailing and Paralympic kayaking experience, with the assistance of special equipment and instructors.

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Beach, Brews and Bands

Labor Day Weekend 2015

Palm Beach is the place to be for your live entertainment during the annual BrewMaster’s Craft Beer Festival. Get ready to have some fun in the sun as Moody Gardens rolls out a beach blast with live music in the sand followed by a special fireworks show.

Galveston Appreciation Day

TBA

Galveston Island residents will have the opportunity to become tourists in their own town when Moody Gardens hosts its annual Galveston Appreciation Day. People who live or work on Galveston Island – as well as their immediate families – will be offered free day-passes to all Moody Gardens attractions during the event, which will be held throughout business hours from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. A Moody Gardens day-pass includes one entrance to the destination’s Aquarium Pyramid, MG 3D Theater, 4D Special FX Theater and Colonel Paddlewheel Boat. To receive a free day-pass on Galveston Appreciation Day, guests must show proof of Galveston Island residency or employment with a driver’s license or state identification card, utility bill, paycheck stub or work identification badge. Food and drink, gift shop items and other special activities are not included in the free day-pass.

Ghostly Gardens

Ghostly Gardens

October 2015

Free, 2-4 p.m.

Spooktacular fun will include free trick-or-treating at various locations throughout the complex, Creepy Crafts, face-painting and a costume contest for guests in the Garden Lobby with prizes for the best costume. Families with at a member in a Halloween costume will receive a special discount and pay just $5 per attraction per person to Moody Gardens attractions.

Festival of Lights

November 14, 2015 - January 2, 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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ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures with SpongeBob SquarePants

November 2015 - January 2016

A skilled team of  internationally-acclaimed professional ice carvers from Harbin, China will dive into 900 tons of ice and transform them into majestic marvels featuring a variety of scenes. Chilled and held at a temperature of 9 degrees, you can witness these works of art as Galveston makes its holiday transformation into a Winter Wonder Island.

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

December 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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