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Christmas Around the World: Moody Gardens announces 2019 Ice Land theme

2019-10-08T21:41:39-06:00June 27th, 2019|News|

GALVESTON, Texas - Moody Gardens announced its theme for 2019 Ice Land Thursday: Christmas Around The World. After the announcement, Moody Gardens held its annual fruit cake eating contest. When people enter the 9-degree tent, they will be welcomed by sights such as Mount Rushmore, the Great Wall of China and the Pyramids of Egypt. [...]

Get gloves before entering Moody Gardens “Ice Land”

2019-10-07T23:23:50-06:00November 21st, 2018|News|

GALVESTON — Houstonians willing to submit themselves to arctic temperatures are normally a rare breed. During the holidays, however, that doesn’t stop them from streaming through Ice Land at Moody Gardens to the tune of roughly 10,000-15,000 visitors per day. And, maybe it’s not a surprise that many of these Gulf Coast residents don’t [...]

‘ICE LAND’ opening at Moody Gardens in November

2019-10-08T20:30:43-06:00October 4th, 2018|News|

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- While the conditions outside don't exactly say "icy," Moody Gardens in Galveston continues to turn its Rainforest Pyramid just that for the opening of its ICE LAND holiday offering. This year's theme is "Pole-To-Pole," where guests will be taken on a journey from the north to south poles. They will [...]

BEHIND THE SCENES OF ICE LAND: RAINFOREST HOLIDAY

2019-10-07T21:57:16-06:00December 15th, 2017|News|

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Moody Gardens as this year's holiday attractions are officially underway. Among the favorites is ICE LAND, a course of ice sculptures that has become the premier holiday destination in the Southwest. This year, prepare for a spectacular journey through the wonders of rainforests from around the world as [...]

Chinese lanterns light up festival season in Texas

2019-10-07T21:59:37-06:00November 23rd, 2017|News|

DALLAS, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- Western holidays got a magical Eastern touch with a Chinese lantern show opening here Tuesday night, bringing in a world of light and magic to the locals. A part of the "Holiday Wonder" extravaganza in the Texan city, the lantern show consists 23 giant traditional Chinese lanterns that present [...]

Holiday Wonder at Fair Park

2019-10-07T13:57:43-06:00November 21st, 2017|News|

(Dallas Morning News, Dallas) Holiday Wonder debuts this winter in Dallas’s Fair Park. Celebrate the season with beautiful lanterns, magical lights, interactive attractions, performances and food from around the world. Visitors will marvel at more than 2 million lights bringing to life stunning winterscapes, floating swans, Santa Claus, and more. Walk through a holiday [...]

Moody Gardens a month away from ‘ICE LAND’ opening

2019-10-11T15:42:23-06:00October 14th, 2017|News|

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- While the conditions outside don't exactly say "icy," Moody Gardens in Galveston continues to turn its Rainforest Pyramid just that for the opening of its ICE LAND holiday offering. Moody Gardens will boast many giant ice scenes for guests for what it describes as an "ultra-cool magic holiday attraction." Ice [...]

Holiday Wonder Debuts at Historic Fair Park

2019-10-07T13:48:10-06:00August 28th, 2017|News|

Holiday Wonder debuts this winter as a new, unforgettable, family-friendly event in Dallas’s Fair Park. Holiday Wonder Dallas is an outdoor, walk-through winter wonderland created with holiday-themed Chinese lanterns. Visitors will marvel at more than two million lights bringing to life holiday favorites in giant illuminated eye-catching displays, including Santa Claus, beautiful floating swans, [...]

Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to the Season in Fair Park

2019-10-07T13:50:01-06:00August 15th, 2017|News|

Magical lanterns.  Lifetime of Memories. Family-friendly event illuminates holiday season with artistic wonderland creations, attractions and performances. DALLAS, Texas (Aug. 15, 2017) – Holiday Wonder debuts this winter as a new, unforgettable, family-friendly event in Dallas’s Fair Park to celebrate a season of light and magic.  The lights switch on Nov. 21 for [...]