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January 2017

  • 2 - Marine Biologist for a Day 9th-12th grade
  • 2 - Zoologist for a Day 5th–8th grade
  • 3 - Marine Biologist for a Day 5th-8th grade
  • 4 - Marine Biologist for a Day 1st-4th grade
  • 4 - Under the Sea Story Time
  • 5 – Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 6 - Wild Dreams Overnight
  • 11 - Under the Sea Story Time
  • 12 - Homeschool Day: Homeschooled students and their families are invited for an educational day at the Aquarium! Advanced registration is required. Email AQDenverEdu@ldry.com for more details
  • 13 - Girl Scout Overnight
  • 16 - Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 18 - Under the Sea Story Time
  • 20 - Cub Scout overnight SOLD OUT
  • 25 - Under the Sea Story Time

February 2017

  • 1 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 3 – Wild Dreams Overnight
  • 8 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 11 - Sharkey's Sweetheart Breakfast: Join our fun-loving mascot, Sharkey, and celebrate Valentine’s Day with your family! (Reservations Required)
  • 11, 14 - Romance Under the Sea: Bring your sweetheart for a romantic dinner for two in our Nautilus Ballroom. (Reservations Required)
  • 15 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 20 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 22 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 25 - Mystic Mermaid Breakfast - Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 25-26 - Sloth Weekend: Meet our sloth, Aspen and learn all about these slow-moving amazing creatures!
  • 2/24 – 3/5 Denver Restaurant Weeks: Join us for a delicious prix fix menu as we celebrate the 13th anniversary of Denver’s Restaurant Week!

March 2017

2/24 – 3/5 Denver Restaurant Weeks - Join us for a delicious prix fix menu as we celebrate the 13th anniversary of Denver’s Restaurant Week!

  • 1 - Homeschool Day: Homeschooled students and their families are invited for an educational day at the Aquarium! Advanced registration is required. Email AQDenverEdu@ldry.com for more details.
  • 1 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 3 – Cub Scout Overnight
  • 8 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 10 – Wild Dreams overnight SOLD OUT
  • 15 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 17 – Girl Scout overnight SOLD OUT
  • 20 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 22 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 22 - Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 22 - Under the Sea Story time
  • 23 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 23 - Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 24 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 25 – Zoologist for a Day 9th – 12 grade SOLD OUT
  • 27 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th-12th grade SOLD OUT
  • 29 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade SOLD OUT
  • 29 – Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade SOLD OUT
  • 29 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 30 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade SOLD OUT
  • 30 – Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade SOLD OUT
  • 31 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT

April 2017

  • 1 – Zoologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade SOLD OUT
  • 5 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 7– Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 8 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 12 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 14 – Cub Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 15 – Breakfast with Easter Bunny: Enjoy breakfast and photos with the Easter Bunny! (Reservations Required)
  • 16 - Easter Buffet: Over 40 delicious items to choose from! Plus Easter egg hunts and photos with the Easter bunny! Reservations required
  • 19 - Under the Sea Story time
  • 21 – Wild Dreams overnight SOLD OUT
  • 22 - Party for the Planet / Earth Day: Join us for our Earth Day Celebration!
  • 26 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 28 – Girl Scout overnight SOLD OUT
  • 29 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade SOLD OUT

May 2017

  • 3 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 5 – Cub Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 6 – Binturong “BearCat” Day: Learn all about this peculiar and unique animal and meet our very own Binturong, Yuni!
  • 10 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 12 – Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 14 - Mother's Day Buffet: Bring mom and the family for a wonderful dining experience with delicious buffet items to choose from! (Reservations Required)
  • 17 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 19 - Endangered Species Day: People of all ages are encouraged to learn about the importance of protecting endangered wildlife and how you can help!
  • 19 - Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 24 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 26 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 31 – Under the Sea Story time

June 2017

Summer Family Nights June 5 – 29 Families can enjoy summer deals after 5:00pm, including discounted exhibit tickets with a valid restaurant receipt, discounts on kid’s meals, 4D theater tickets and much more!

  • 2 – Cub Scout Overnight
  • 6 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th- 12th grade
  • 7 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade SOLD OUT
  • 7 - Under the Sea Story time
  • 8 - Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 9 – Girl Scout overnight SOLD OUT
  • 10 - Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 10 - World Oceans Day Celebration: Join us for a celebration of the ocean! Bring the whole family for fun learning activities.
  • 12 – 16 Sea Safari Camp session A: 1st – 3rd grade
  • 14 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 16 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 19 – 23– Sea Safari Camp session B: 1st – 3rd grade
  • 21 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 23 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 26 – 30 – Sea Safari Camp session C: 1st – 3rd grade
  • 28 - Under the Sea Story time
  • 30 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT

July 2017

  • 5 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 5 – Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 5 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 6 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 6 – Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 7 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 7 – Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 10 – 14 - Sea Safari Camp session D: 4th – 6th grade
  • 12 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 14 – Cub Scout Overnight
  • 15 - Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 17 – 21 – Sea Safari Camp session E: 1st – 3rd grade
  • 19 – Under the sea Story time
  • 21 – Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 22-23 – Shark Weekend
  • 26 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 28 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 29 -30 - Tiger Weekend: Celebrate Tigers with education booths, arts & crafts and fun activities.
  • Shark Weekend: Celebrate Sharks with education booths, arts & crafts and fun activities. DATE TBD

August 2017

  • 1 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 1 – Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 2 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th- 8th grade
  • 2 – Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 2 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 3 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 4 – Zoologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 4 – Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 9 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 11 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 15 – Sharkey’s Back to School Bash: Calling all bookworms! Join our fun-loving mascot, Sharkey, for an evening filled with adventure and excitement!
  • 16 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 18 – Girl Scout OvernightSOLD OUT
  • 19 - Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 23 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 25 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 30 – Under the Sea Story time

September 2017

Super Saturdays: Buy One, Get Half Price Exhibit Pass on Saturdays! Must present coupon at ticket booth. Details online and on Facebook.

  • 1 – Midnight Snack Overnight
  • 2 – Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 6 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 8 - Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 9 – Wine Fest: Mingle with over 18 wineries and enjoy over 54 samples! Tickets and details online at AQWine.com
  • 13 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 15 – Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 16 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 19 - Talk like a pirate day: ½ price for kids in costume, learn to make a pirate hat and other pirate fun!
  • 20 - Homeschool day: Homeschooled students and their families are invited for an educational day at the Aquarium! Advanced registration is required. Email AQDenverEdu@ldry.com for more details.
  • 20 - Under the Sea Story time
  • 22 - Wild Dreams Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 27 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 29 – Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT

October 2017

National Seafood Month: Enjoy the flavors of the sea at the Aquarium with a select discounted food item! Visit our website or Facebook for details.

  • 7, 14, 21, 28 Landry’s Select Club Saturdays: Buy One Get One Aquarium Exhibit Pass FREE! Must present LSC Member Card and ID to receive offer. Full details on event page.
  • 4 – Under the Sea Story Time
  • 6 – Cub Scout Overnight
  • 7 - Teacher Appreciation Day: We love teachers! Advanced registration required. Email AQDenverEdu@ldry.com for more details.
  • 7, 8 - Otter Weekend: Learn about our playful Otters and participate in fun-themed activities.
  • 11 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 13 – Girl Scout Overnight
  • 14 - Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 18 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 20 – Wild Dreams Overnight
  • 21 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th- 8th grade
  • 25 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 27 – Wild Dreams Overnight
  • 28 - 29 - Halloween Kid's Fest: Join Sharkey and his friends for a fun day of games, crafts and more. Kids in costume ½ price exhibit tickets with adult purchase!
  • 31 – Halloween: Kids in costume FREE exhibit entry with an adult purchase!
  • Wine Fest: Join us for our 5th annual wine fest, enjoy wine & food tastings, live entertainment and more! For tickets and more details visit www.aqwine.com. Date TBD

November 2017

  • 1 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 3 – Girl Scout Overnight SOLD OUT
  • 4 - Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 8 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 10 – Wild Dreams overnight
  • 14 - Homeschool Day: Homeschooled students and their families are invited for an educational day at the Aquarium! Advanced registration is required. Email AQDenverEdu@ldry.com for more details.
  • 15 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 17 – Wild Dreams overnight
  • 22 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 23 - Thanksgiving Buffet: Get out of the kitchen and enjoy traditional favorites, a kid’s buffet and exhibit discounts! (Reservations Required)
  • 24 - Black Friday Membership Discounts: Buy a Downtown Aquarium Membership for friends, family or yourself - at a discount! One day only.
  • 24 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th- 8th grade
  • 24 - Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 25 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 25 - Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 29 – Under the Sea Story time

December 2017

  • 1 – Girl Scout Overnight
  • 6 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 9, 10 – Breakfast with Santa Buffet: Join Sharkey and Santa for a delicious breakfast buffet, exhibit discounts and more! (Reservations Required)
  • 13 – Under the Sea Story time
  • 15 – Cub Scout Overnight
  • 16, 17 - Breakfast with Santa Buffet: Join Sharkey and Santa for a delicious breakfast buffet, exhibit discounts and more! (Reservations Required)
  • 20 – Zoologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 20 - Under the Sea Story time
  • 21 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 22 - 24 - Breakfast with Santa Buffet: Join Sharkey and Santa for a delicious breakfast buffet! (Reservations Required)
  • 22 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 22 - Zoologist for a Day 5th- 8th grade
  • 23 - Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 23 - Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 24 – Christmas Eve: We are open! Hours TBD
  • 25 – Christmas Day: We are open! Hours TBD
  • 27 – Zoologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 27 - Under the Sea Storytime
  • 28 – Marine Biologist for a Day 9th – 12th grade
  • 29 – Marine Biologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 29 - Zoologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 30 – Marine Biologist for a Day 5th – 8th grade
  • 30 - Zoologist for a Day 1st – 4th grade
  • 31 - Sharkey's New Year's Eve Bash: Celebrate the New Year with a buffet, balloon drop, contests & giveaways for the kids! (Reservations Required)
  • New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day: we are open! Hours TBD
  • New events added throughout the year.
  • *Time and dates subject to change.
  • Some outside events may be cancelled or rescheduled due to weather.
  • Education Programs must be reserved 2 weeks in advance.
  • Please call to RSVP at 303-561-4450.