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Find the Perfect Gift at Moody Gardens!

December means a lot to many people. For some it’s Saint Nicholas Day (Christian), Fiesta of our Lady of Guadalupe (Mexican), St. Lucia Day (Swedish), Hanukkah (Jewish), Christmas Day (Christian), Three Kings Day/Epiphany (Christian), Boxing Day (Australian, Canadian, English, Irish), Kwanzaa (African American), Omisoka (Japanese), Yule (Pagan) or Saturnalia (Pagan). During those holidays, finding the perfect gift for that special someone can be daunting. That is where Moody Gardens comes in. We sell gift … Read More

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Home for the Holidays Gift Market is Friday and Saturday

Get ready for shopping of epic proportions! The Home for the Holidays Gift Market is this Friday, November 25 and Saturday, November 26 at the Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center. From 10am-8pm both days, shoppers can complete their holiday shopping all at one location! From jewelry, home decor, craft foods, clothing and more, there is something for everyone. This is the place to … Read More

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This Season, Help Your Local Food Banks!

The holiday season is often a time for sharing. Moody Gardens offers you the opportunity to share with those who are in need with the Thursday Night Food Drive. Every Thursday night from Nov. 17 through Jan. 5, you can bring a non-perishable food item and receive 2-for-1 admission to the Festival of Lights. The food drive program will benefit Galveston County and Houston Food … Read More

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PSL for PSL’s at Moody Brews!

Help us help the Pygmy slow loris this season! Order a Pumpkin Spice Latte at Moody Brews and every $1 spent will be donated to the Pygmy Slow Loris for conservation efforts. According to Wikipedia, “The pygmy slow loris has declined in numbers as a result of extensive habitat degradation throughout its range, including north-eastern Cambodia, the Yunnan Province of China, and Vietnam. The use of … Read More

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Employee Spotlight: Richard

Meet Richard! He is the Director of Food and Beverage at Moody Gardens Hotel. He has worked here for 6 years and manages the restaurants, bars and the food and beverage orders for banquet events. When he’s not working hard, Richard enjoys being at home in his kitchen. He loves cooking for his friends and family. Richard also enjoys working around his home. Richard is … Read More

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It’s Time For Bright Lights, Icy Delights And Soaring New...

The holidays are an exciting time for Moody Gardens. It’s our chance to show how each visit with us is completely different and better than the last. This year, our holiday season will show why Moody Gardens is the premier destination for all things holiday on Galveston Island. From family traditions at Festival of Lights, icy treats at ICE LAND, to the spiraling heights at Cirque … Read More

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Get Your Thrills From Black Friday Deals

The Home for the Holidays Gift Market is back and better than ever! Held November 25 – 26 in the Moody Gardens Convention Center, this is the premier destination for Black Friday shopping. Guests can browse more than 150 vendors selling clothing, food, décor and jewelry. General admission is $6 per person. Gift market hours are 10am-8pm 11/25 and 10am-8pm 11/26.

Kim Employee Spotlight September 18 2016

Employee Spotlight: Kim

Meet Kim! She is a Sales manager at the hotel. She has worked here for 19 years. Kim books corporate groups and events at the hotel. When she’s not working hard, Kim likes to relax and unwind by spending time on the water. She likes to water-ski, go on boat rides and walk alongside the beach. She also enjoys spending time with her husband and … Read More

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Big Savings This Fall At Moody Gardens Hotel!

There’s always time for a break and why not take one at Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center. This month, you can save 20% on your hotel stay on select Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays this fall. The dates are: September 16, 17 & 18 September 23, 24 & 25 September 30, October 1 & 2 Click here to book now! This month, spoil yourself … Read More

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Employee Spotlight: Deena

Meet Dena! She is the Convention Center Event Service Supervisor at Moody Gardens Hotel. Over the past three years, Dena has excelled in taking care of group and event needs, delegating tasks and requests and ensuring every event held at the Moody Gardens Convention Center is a success. When she’s enjoying her days off, Dena likes to watch television, sleep, cheer on the Pittsburgh Steelers, … Read More