Palm Beach at Moody Gardens in Galveston

Palm Beach at Moody Gardens in Galveston – Lazy River

Launch your summer with a splash as the popular Palm Beach at Moody Gardens in Galveston opens for the season this Memorial Day weekend – Saturday, May 28! Additionally, Beats on the Beach will have all the visitors grooving to their favorite numbers! 

Check out all the details below! 

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Palm Beach at Moody Gardens in Galveston – What to Expect

Guests will have the opportunity to sink their toes into the soft, white-sand beaches, cool off in the 650-foot lazy river, wave pool, or two 18-foot tall tower slides, or lounge in the shade of palm trees!!! 

Other things to do include playing in the interactive water games or in the play area called Aquarium Adventure. A fun-filled day at the beach can be had by interacting with the splash pad’s interactive dump buckets, spray arches, and fountains that are part of the automated aquatic water feature. In addition, if you want to maximize your level of relaxation, you can rent a cabana or a lounger!

Palm Beach Hours of Operation

Open daily from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (May 28 – September 5)

Palm Beach Tickets – Daily Tickets

Adult $30 – $40
Child/Senior $24 – $35
Annual Passholder: $20 – $25
Children 3 and under are FREE

Palm Beach Season Pass and Membership Options

Season Pass – $75 per person
Includes admission to Palm Beach, Zip Line, and Ropes Course for the summer season.

Annual Pass Plus Membership – $145 per person
Enjoy the benefits of our seasonal and year-round attractions combined. Includes admission to Palm Beach, Ropes Course, Zip Line, Dinos Alive and Festival of Lights for the season. Year-round attractions include Rainforest and Aquarium Pyramids; Discovery Museum; and MG3D, 4D, and Audience Recognition Theaters; and Colonel Paddlewheeler.

Jet ski at Palm Beach, Moody Gardens in Galveston

Beats on the Beach – Groove to your favorite music

Beats on the Beach will be held from June 11 through August 6! Join in on the excitement at Palm Beach between the hours of 6 and 10 p.m., when a DJ will be playing all of your favorite songs on Galveston’s only beach with white sand. The event is suitable for families with children of all ages and provides attendees with the opportunity to get up and dance or relax along the Lazy River while enjoying the wonderful breeze from the gulf and the stunning water view.

The cost of admission is $20, but children under the age of 3 are admitted free of charge.

About Moody Gardens in Galveston

Moody Gardens® is a public, non-profit, educational destination utilizing nature in the advancement of rehabilitation, conservation, recreation, and research.

For more information about Palm Beach and Beats on the Beach, please visit or call 409-744-4673.

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