The holiday season is finally here. One of the biggest and most breathtaking festivals this year is the Moody Gardens Festival of Lights in Galveston, a stunning display of lights sure to get you in the holiday spirit. The Festival of Lights is underway, and right now you can get a discount of up to 44% off through Groupon but act now – these are selling fast.


About Moody Garden Festival of Lights

Aside from all the shopping and travel, the holiday season is a time to get out with loved ones and explore some of the many holiday lights and holiday events the Houston area has to enjoy. The Moody Gardens Festival of Lights is one of the largest holiday celebrations in the greater Houston area and has already become an annual tradition for many families and groups. The festival lights up the night with a breathtaking display of over one million lights, 100 animated sound-enhanced light displays, and a rotating selection of nightly live entertainment.

Aside from the lights, the festival features ice slides and sledding, marshmallow roasts, photo opportunities with Santa Claus, and the area’s only outdoor ice skating rink – bring your own skates or rent them on site.

The Moody Garden Festival of Lights is open from November 17, 2018 to January 6, 2019. The festival is open from 6:00 pm to 9:00 from Sunday through Thursday, and 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm on Fridays and Saturdays. Note, though, that there are some special times on certain dates:

  • December 21 – January 5: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • December 25: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • January 6: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.


Moody Garden Festival of Lights 2018 Coupons and Discount Tickets

If you haven’t been to the Festival of Lights yet or want to visit again, be sure to check out the huge discount on tickets you can get when you buy them through Groupon. Right now, Groupon’s deal will get you up to 44% off the cost of admission to the Festival of Lights and Discovery Museum at Moody Gardens.

Additionally, Moody Gardens offers special discounts to the following individuals:

  • Pre-K – 12th grade students with all A/B report cards
  • Active military members every Monday
  • Seniors 65+ every Tuesday
  • Moms with toddlers every Wednesday

But the best deal on Festival of Lights discount tickets is the Groupon offer for 44% off, so make sure to check that out before it expires.


Moody Garden Festival of Lights Location

The Moody Gardens Festival of Lights is held at Moody Gardens, One Hope Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77554. The drive is worth it to experience true holiday magic!