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Holiday in the Gardens2023-11-08T12:29:27-06:00
Holiday in the Gardens, Galveston, TXHoliday in the Gardens, Galveston, TXHoliday in the Gardens, Galveston, TX

Holiday in the Gardens

November 18, 2023 - January 6, 2024

1 Hope Blvd., Galveston, TX (Directions) | Phone: (409)762-8477 | Website

About

As the largest holiday destination in the Southwest, Moody Gardens offers more holiday attractions, activities, festive fun, dining and hotel packages than you can imagine.

Hours

Most Yearly Attractions
Open: 10AM – 7PM Daily
Christmas Day Open: 12PM – 5PM

Ice Land
Peak Nights: 10AM – 10PM
Value Days: 11AM – 9PM
Christmas Day Open: 12PM – 10PM

Festival of Lights & Holiday Attractions
Peak Nights: 6PM – 10PM
Value Days: 6PM – 9PM
(Including Christmas Day

Festival of Lights

This year, the holiday season will shine brighter than ever with an event that has become a tradition for families and groups alike.

Enjoy a festive stroll along this mile-long trail featuring more than two million lights and lighted scenes themed to holiday music that take you around the Moody Gardens property with spectacular views of Galveston Bay. Stops along the way bring you to slight displays, concession areas, hot chocolate, fireside S’mores and other festive foods, Mistletoe, along with plenty of photo and selfie opportunities!

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer 4D

Enjoy the beloved animated television classic as the magic of 4D engages all of your senses. Classic songs and dialogue are brought to life by loveable, iconic characters – the Abominable Snow Monster, Hermey the elf, Santa Claus and, of course, Rudolph “the most famous reindeer of all.”

Arctic Slide

Enjoy the fun with a festive glide down the Arctic Slide.

Holiday Films

Enjoy holiday films on the largest screen in Texas.

Train Rides

Enjoy the holiday lights and music as the train takes you along a section of the Festival of Lights trail.

Fireside S’mores

A tasty Christmas classic! Roast S’mores fireside with us surrounded by the holiday lights and music on the Festival of Lights trail.


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Luxury Vacation Rentals Available

Beachtown Vacation Rentals
Luxury vacation rental properties in the Beachtown community, located on the eastern tip of Galveston Island. Visit Website

Explore the Ocean's Depths

Moody Gardens
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SPONSORED CONTENT

Luxury Vacation Rentals Available

Beachtown Vacation Rentals
Luxury vacation rental properties in the Beachtown community, located on the eastern tip of Galveston Island. Visit Website

Experience Life

Moody Gardens Aquarium
Dive into the oceans of the world in a 1.5-million-gallon aquarium teeming with creatures from tuxedo-clad penguins to seals, stingrays, sharks and more! Visit Website

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Luxury Vacation Rentals Available

Beachtown Vacation Rentals
Luxury vacation rental properties in the Beachtown community, located on the eastern tip of Galveston Island. Visit Website

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