We are excited to announce that The Splash Pad, our outdoor children's wet and dry play area, will open on Friday, June 16th! We apologize for any inconvenience as we complete this awesome combination of downtime and playtime experiences. Click here to learn more.



VIP Pass Memberships

Go One Step Further...

Support Aquarium community services and outreach programs by making a tax-deductible contribution to join our VIP membership.


VIP Levels

Sea Star $250 - $499 ($75 - $324 Donation)

Help support the Aquarium's Sponsored Admissions Program, which provides Aquarium visits to underprivileged children.

Sea Star members receive:

  • Annual membership for a Party of 6
  • Free Parking with Members only entry lane
  • Discounts on Wild Dolphin Cruise, Behind the Scenes Tours, Swim with the Fishes, Dive with the Sharks, Shark Swim, Shark Feeding, & Behind the Scenes Penguin Encounter 
  • $5 off SharpShooters Photo Package
  • 20% Food discount at CafĂ© Ray and Caribbean Cantina
  • 10% Merchandise discount at Aquarium Gift Shop
  • Savings on select AquaCamps
  • Invitations to Members Only events & previews
  • WaterColors, Aquarium e-Magazine and e-mail updates
  • 20% off food/beverage at several Channelside restaurants
  • Free admission or discounted admission area attractions through the "share" program

Sea Horse $500 - $749 ($325 - $574 Donation)

Help support (or sponsor) the Aquarium's "What’s in Your Watershed?" AquaCamp, giving needy children an enriching camp experience.

Sea Horse members receive all of Sea Star benefits plus:

  • Two (2) Complimentary guest passes
  • Invitations to VIP events
  • Recognition on our VIP donor wall

Angelfish $750 - $999 ($575 - $824 Donation)

Make it possible for children who are waiting for adoption to experience the Aquarium.

Angelfish members receive all of Sea Star benefits plus:

  • Four (4) complimentary guest passes
  • Certificate for 2 on Wild Dolphin Cruise
  • Recognition on our VIP donor wall