Opening Day: Festival of Lights and ICE LAND

Join us for the grand opening of ICE LAND: Ice Sculptures with SpongeBob SquarePants and the 13th annual Festival of Lights Saturday, Nov. 15.

As a special treat for guests, this year's opening day celebration will not only have parachuting Santa, but will also feature a special, live performance by Tom Kenny, the voice of SpongeBob SquarePants, and his band the Hi-Seas to help welcome in the holiday season.

Festival of Lights at Moody Gardens

 » 11:15 a.m. - 12: 00 p.m. | Grand Opening of ICE LAND, featuring a special performance by Tom Kenny and the Hi-Seas Band with SpongeBob SquarePants. Doors open at 12:00 p.m. with Inaugural Slide on the ICE LAND Ice Slide

» 4:00 - 4:55 p.m. | Performances: Galveston Ballet, Taiguruma Japanese Lantern parade and a sing-a- long with Curt Miller and Friends to welcome Santa as he parachutes into Moody Gardens

» 4:55 - 5:10 p.m. | Santa and the elves parachute in to kick off holiday season in Galveston

» 5:10 - 5:45 p.m. | Tom Kenny and the Hi-Seas Band perform with SpongeBob SquarePants

» 5:45 - 6:00 p.m. | Holiday songs with Master Illusionist Curt Miller and Friends

» 6:00 p.m. | Santa flips switch to turn on the Festival of Lights trail live on KPRC Channel 2

Event Information

Date: Saturday, November 15, 2014

Time: 11:15 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (*see detailed schedule)

Location: Moody Gardens Central Parkning Lot

Admission: FREE (*does not include attraction admission)