Guests can enjoy lazy river, tower slides, live music with fireworks and more
GALVESTON, Texas – Kick off summer with a splash, and keep cool, at Palm Beach. The private beach oasis, complete with white sand, opens daily June 3 and features a 650-foot lazy river, wave pool and two 18-foot tower slides.
Other attractions include beach volleyball on regulation courts and the Aquarium Adventure play area. The splashpad automated aquatic water feature offers interactive dump buckets, spray arches and fountains for a day of fun at the beach.
Palm Beach is open daily June 3-Aug. 20. As the summer season comes to an end, Palm Beach will be open weekends only Aug. 26-Sept. 9, including Labor Day. Admission is $23.95 for adults, $18.95 for children and seniors, or $65 for a season pass. Children age 3 and younger can enter Palm Beach free.
And, don’t miss out on Bands on the Sand, June 9 – Aug. 12. Enjoy this summer concert series Friday and Saturday nights from 6-10 p.m. Each concert features local and regional R&B, rock, country and blues bands. Admission is $15 and children age 3 and younger can enter free. Each show ends with a fireworks display over Offatts Bayou, overlooking the Moody Gardens pyramids.
Some of the area’s top local and regional bands will perform this year at Bands on the Sand:
June 9 Sol Flair Rock
June 10 Rat Ranch Rock/Variety
June 16 Bourbon Street Variety
June 17 The Line Up Variety
June 23 Hattrick Rock
June 24 Vertigo Rock
June 30 Dustin Burt Country Rock
July 1 Velvet Punch Rock
July 7 The Slags Rock Variety
July 8 KAOS Rock
July 14 Yelba Latin/Variety
July 15 Don Vickers Country
July 21 Sun Dog Weaver Variety Rock
July 22 Big E and the Lowdown Rock
July 28 The Line Up Variety
July 29 Hattrick Rock
Aug. 4 Rat Ranch Rock/Variety
Aug. 5 Dustin Burt Country Rock
Aug. 11 Bourbon Street Variety
Aug. 12 A Sure Thing Variety
For more information about Palm Beach and Bands on the Sand, please visit moodygardens.org or call 800-582-4673.