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Events at Moody Gardens


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Super Sized Spring Break at Moody Gardens

New Films | Hotel Packages | Special Menus | Camps | Golf

This March Unlimited Admission to Attractions on the One Day Value Pass!

Four New Films in the MG3D and 4D Theaters

Junior Golf Camps

Spring Break Adventures

Special Menus

Hotel Packages


Fish Fry Fridays
Moody Gardens Golf Course - Pelican Grille

February 9 - March 29 | Friday's 5pm - 7pm

Enjoy a beautiful view and Fish Fry Buffet dinner at the Moody Gardens golf course restaurant. The buffet features fried fish, mac and cheese supreme, hush puppies, dessert, beverages, and more.

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Bandini Wine Dinner

February 28th | 6:30 pm | 9th Floor of the Moody Gardens Hotel

We invite you to join us for Moody Gardens’ inaugural wine dinner featuring an intimate, five-course Argentina wine pairing dinner with Finca Bandini owners and Galveston locals, Fred and Susan Bandini.

Indulge in Chef Bobby Ross’ intricate bites, sip Houston Rodeo Uncorked! 2024 Class Champion and Double-Gold award-winning wines, and be one of the first to share in a family story that is the Texas American Dream.

$125 per person + tax and service fee for more information call 409-683-4404.


Dinner Cruise on the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat

March 9 - Italian Buffet

Enjoy beautiful views of Offatts Bayou, plus a dinner buffet and cash bar with dinner cruises aboard the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat.


Educator Workshop | Learning Place Building

March 9

Moody Gardens Educator Workshops provide the opportunity to enhance your curriculum. All workshops are TEKS-aligned and offer a multitude of hands-on activities and educational materials to inspire your students.


Spring Break Adventures

March 10 - 15 | 9:30 - 11:30am

Spring Adventures are an exciting way to start your day at Moody Gardens! Participants will have an early entrance in the corresponding attraction prior to other guests with a private tour. The adventure continues with a focused educational program and Ambassador Animal presentation. Limited participant spots each day, register early!

    $35 per person adult & youth (2 and under free). Check-in is at 9:15am.
    Youth under 17 must be accompanied by an adult guardian at all times.


    Spring Pyramid Kids Camp

    March 11 - 15

    Explore Moody Gardens in a captivating experience this Spring Break. Each camp day offers a different combination of various attractions, games, crafts, experiments and ambassador animal presentations. Join us for a single or multiple days of fun filled activities, March 11 to 15!

    Limited participant spots, register early. Before & After Care services available.


    Junior Golf Camps (ages 8-13)

    March 12 - 14, 2024

    Bring the kids out to the Moody Gardens Golf Course, where they can have fun learning how to play like professionals. We will teach them the fundamentals of the golf swing, golf rules, and course etiquette. Kids will play on the golf course and practice chipping, putting, and hitting on the range. Snacks and beverages will be available to attendees.

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    Dinner Cruise on the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat

    March 23 - Colonel Tex-Mex

    Enjoy beautiful views of Offatts Bayou, plus a dinner buffet and cash bar with dinner cruises aboard the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat.



    Breakfast with a Bunny | March 29 10am & March 30 9am and 10:30am 

    Put on those adorable Easter outfits and head to Moody Gardens for Breakfast with a Bunny. Meet the Easter Bunny and enjoy a fantastic breakfast, train ride, and animal presentation. Then preserve this special memory with your souvenir photo.

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    Easter Day Buffet | March 31
    Garden Restaurant 11am-4pm

    Join us for a bountiful Easter Buffet at the Garden Restaurant featuring a spectacular buffet, desserts, and more.

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    Easter Brunch | March 31
    Frances Anne Moody Ballroom 10:30am - 2:30pm

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    Fly Fishing Film Fest

    April 26 - 27 
    The only venue to see these two great film events featured on the largest screen in Texas! 

    Don't miss the Moody Gardens Fly Fishing Film Fest on April 26th and 27th at the MG3D Theater, showcasing the International Fly Fishing Film Festival (IF4™) and the Fly Fishing Film Tour (F3T). Join the fly fishing community for screenings, vendor booths, food, raffles, and more while supporting conservation efforts.


    Moody Gardens Car Show

    September 7 - 8

    A car lover's paradise! Join us at Moody Gardens for an exhilarating car show showcasing a dazzling array of vehicles. Immerse yourself in the world of automobiles, explore diverse vendors, and take advantage of exclusive hotel packages for an unforgettable experience. Tickets and Hotel Packages available!

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    Blood Drives at Moody Gardens

    Save lives on the go! Join us at Moody Gardens for our Blood Drives from 12:00pm - 4:30pm. Successful donors will receive a t-shirt. The donor coach will be parked in front of the Aquarium Pyramid. Donors must sign up for an appointment prior to the day of the drive, you can register for different dates below.

    1. TUES. FEBRUARY 20
    2. WED. MARCH 6
    3. THURS. MARCH 21
    4. TUES. APRIL 2
    5. THURS. APRIL 18
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