Mother’s Day at Moody Gardens

Mother’s Day ought to be memorable and serve as a reminder of the love and appreciation moms need year-round. What better way to create joyful Mother’s Day memories than with a weekend getaway at a Galveston Island resort?

Moody Gardens Hotel in Galveston is an ideal location for Mother’s Day celebrations. With its wide selection of activities and luxurious accommodations, the resort offers moms a chance to take a well-deserved break from work and responsibility. So what can they enjoy at Moody Gardens over Mother’s Day weekend?

Mother’s Day Treats at Moody Gardens Hotel
The chief highlight of Mother’s Day at Moody Gardens is the Sunday buffet, which opens at 11 a.m. and continues well into the afternoon.

Moms eat for free and can indulge in a wide selection of delicious food. These include waffles, salads, chilled strawberry soup, fresh fruit, and omelets prepared the way she likes. If she loves seafood, she can enjoy chilled Gulf shrimp, blue crab, and nut-crusted Atlantic cod served with an apple vinaigrette. Meat dishes range from chicken cordon bleu to a roast pork loin prepared with mango salsa. She can also help herself to freshly baked breads and an assortment of vegetable side dishes.

Make sure she saves room for dessert. Desserts include cookies, cakes, chocolate mousse, French pastries, and richly flavored offerings from a flambé station.

Along with the high-quality buffet, Moody Gardens Hotel offers other treats for visiting moms. They will receive a complimentary rose and the chance to participate in free yoga classes on Saturday and Sunday. The hotel’s spa also provides them with opportunities for rejuvenation and stress relief.

More Moody Gardens Fun on Mother’s Day
Visiting Moody Gardens on Mother’s Day weekend means you get a chance to explore Galveston Island’s beaches and parkland. Moms can go for a swim, work on their tan, or enjoy an invigorating hike.

As a guest at Moody Gardens Hotel, you won’t have to travel far for a variety of recreational activities. On Mother’s Day weekend, the resort will host the Red Cat Jazz Festival, which features renowned performers and a special event honoring the mothers of jazz legends. Moody Gardens is also well-known for its numerous family-friendly activities. Visit the Rainforest Pyramid, where you can observe exotic monkeys, otters, and alligators up close. The Aquarium Pyramid introduces you to a host of aquatic wildlife, including sharks and seals. And why not enjoy world-class theaters, a recently renovated golf course, and a thrilling zip line over a beach?

For more information about planning your Mother’s Day visit at Moody Gardens, be sure to check out our website. With our well-earned Certificates of Excellence from TripAdvisor, we have a reputation for offering a high-quality vacation experience.