Moody Gardens Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events Calendar

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

Dec
Sat
03
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sat
03
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sun
04
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sun
04
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Mon
05
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Mon
05
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Tue
06
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Tue
06
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Wed
07
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Wed
07
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Thu
08
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Thu
08
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Fri
09
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Fri
09
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sat
10
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sat
10
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sun
11
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sun
11
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Mon
12
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Mon
12
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Tue
13
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Tue
13
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Wed
14
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Wed
14
Home School Day
The Learning Place

Home School Day

When: All Day

Where: The Learning Place

Fish are friends, not food. Learn about the biology and conservation or various marine species. More info.

Dec
Wed
14
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Thu
15
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Thu
15
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Fri
16
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Fri
16
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Fri
16
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sat
17
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sat
17
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Sat
17
Coral Christmas Pre-K Camp
The Learning Place

Coral Christmas Pre-K Camp

When: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Where: The Learning Place

Get ready for adventure as we discover the amazing world of animals during our Pyramid Kid’s Camps.  Campers will be introduced to the alphabet by incorporating its letters to different animals. Kids will learn about animals and their habitats through hands on exploration including making crafts, conducting experiments and playing games. Click here for upcoming camp dates.

We wish you a very Coral Christmas!

For additional information or to register, please call 409-683-4325 or e-mail education@moodygardens.org. 

Dec
Sat
17
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sun
18
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sun
18
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Sun
18
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Mon
19
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Mon
19
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Mon
19
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Tue
20
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Tue
20
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Tue
20
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Wed
21
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Wed
21
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Wed
21
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Thu
22
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Thu
22
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Thu
22
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Fri
23
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Fri
23
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Fri
23
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sat
24
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sat
24
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Sat
24
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sun
25
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sun
25
Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show
Moody Gardens Hotel

Cirque Joyeux Noel Christmas Dinner Show

When: 7:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens Hotel

 Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. A team of acrobats, aerialists, clowns and more perform for an enchanting evening of food, circus, music and comedy.

Dec
Sun
25
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Mon
26
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Mon
26
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Tue
27
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Tue
27
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Wed
28
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Wed
28
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Thu
29
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Thu
29
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Fri
30
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Fri
30
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Dec
Sat
31
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Dec
Sat
31
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Jan
Sun
01
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Jan
Sun
01
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Jan
Mon
02
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Jan
Mon
02
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Jan
Tue
03
ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas
Moody Gardens

ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures, Caribbean Christmas

When: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Where: Moody Gardens

Guests will embark on a breathtaking underwater journey from the shores of Galveston Island through the Gulf of Mexico. As they explore the oceans depths, they will dive for sunken treasure and see Christmas surprises along the way. An ice slide takes the form of a towering oil rig and an opportunity to venture through the beautiful Flower Garden Banks for encounters with spectacular schools of colorful tropical fish, eagle rays, turtles, dolphins, Hammerhead sharks and more on the way to their Caribbean island destination. There is even an opportunity to enjoy some festive holiday spirits inside of the new ICE LAND at Shiver’s Ice Bar.

Jan
Tue
03
15th Annual Festival Of Lights
Moody Gardens

15th Annual Festival Of Lights

When: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Where: Moody Gardens

As the largest holiday lighting events on the Gulf Coast, the Festival of Lights receives over 125,000 visitors, many of whom have made the festival their own holiday tradition. In addition to over 100 sound-enhanced animated light displays and nightly live entertainment, visitors can strap on a pair of skates and glide across the ice at the area’s only Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. Guests can slide into a thrilling experience with the Texas-sized Arctic Slide. Indoors, guests can take pictures with Santa or enjoy a variety of holiday-themed films at the MG3D Theater and 4D Special FX Theater.


Annual Events

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

Ghostly Gardens

Ghostly Gardens

October 30, 2016

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. More info here.

Ice land atMoody Gardens

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! 

CLICK HERE for more information

Festival of Lights atMoody Gardens

Festival of Lights

NOVEMBER 12, 2016 - JANUARY 8, 2017

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. 

CLICK HERE for more information

The Curt Miller Magic & Comedy Show

Cirque Joyeux Noel Dinner and Show, Moody Gardens Hotel

December 16-25, 2016

Entitled “Cirque Joyeux Noel Dinner and Show,” this original one-hour Christmas spectacular for the entire family features a stellar cast of international circus and variety performers from all corners of the world. Presented in a “cirque” style, the show includes soaring acrobatics, gravity defying feats, amazing aerialists, mesmerizing illusions, hilarious comedy and much more. All of this coupled with a sumptuous Holiday Buffet Dinner prepared by renowned Moody Gardens Executive Chef Felipe Gonzalez. Hotel packages are available here.

Tickets will be available by calling 409-683-4186 or visiting online at MoodyChristmasShow.com.

A Cirque Joyeux Noel is made possible through the support of local hotel and motel tax dollars from the city of Galveston generated to encourage tourism and to further promote arts and entertainment on the island.

Moody Gardens Aquarium

Aquarium Valentine's Dinner

2017 Date TBA

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

CLICK HERE for more information 

Easter at Moody Gardens

Easter in the Gardens

April 16, 2017

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

Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival

Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival

2017 TBA

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.

CLICK HERE for more information

Mother's Day Buffet

Mother's Day Buffet

May 14, 2017

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

CLICK HERE for more information

Day camp atMoody Gardens

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.

View camp dates and themes.

Bands on the Sand Fireworks

Bands on the Sand

2017 Date TBA

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 $15 for admission and each show concludes with a firework display over Offats Bayou overlooking the Moody Gardens pyramids.

CLICK HERE for more information

Adaptive Watersports Festival

Adaptive Water Sports Festival

2017 Date 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.

CLICK HERE for more information 

Moody Gardens Education Open House

Educator Open House

2017 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

Mardi Gras Ball for Special People

Mardi Gras Ball for Special People

2017 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.

CLICK HERE for more information

Shark at Moody Gardens for Shark U Week

Shark U Week

2017 Date TBA

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.