Colonel Paddlewheel Boat
Please refer here for sail times (weather permitting)
Live the high-life on a 45-minute cruise aboard a replica of an 1800s paddlewheel boat. (Weather and wind permitting. Please call 409-683-4200 to check schedule status.)
Please note: boarding begins 30 mins prior to sail, gates closing 10 mins prior to sail.
$75/child ages 12 and under, senior 65 and older
Time: Boarding begins at 6 p.m., cruise from 7-9 p.m.
Dinner will still be served dockside if weather does not permit the boat to sail. No refunds will be given in the event that the boat does not sail due to weather events.
May 28, 2022 - Texas BBQ
June 11, 2022 - Asian Sunset
June 25, 2022 - Steakhouse
July 9, 2022 - Cajun
July 23, 2022 - Tex-Mex
Aug. 6, 2022 - Steakhouse
Aug. 20, 2022 - Asian Sunset
Sept. 3, 2022 - Texas BBQ
Sept. 17, 2022 - Cajun
Groups & Events
Interested in hosting a group or event? The Colonel Paddlewheel Boat is the perfect setting with a wide array of menus for cocktail parties or full dinners.
The Texas Room and The Galveston Room are available for private parties during our regularly scheduled cruises. Each climate-controlled room has bar facilities in addition to the bar on the Promenade Deck. Dining capacity for The Texas Room and The Galveston Room is up to 150 each. A stereo music and sound system is installed throughout with microphones located in both rooms.
*Reservations required in advance.
Please note: Moody Gardens reserves the right to cancel any program due to minimum enrollment, inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances.