Extended Fun Thursdays
June 18 & 25
July (every Thursday)
August 6 & 13
The fun lasts even longer on Thursdays with extended hours – open until 6:30p.m.
Cost: $15 after 4p.m.
Cool off from the summer heat and get inches from amazing marine life from all over the world at The Florida Aquarium. Don’t forget to bring the kids’ swimsuits so they can splash away in Explore A Shore, our outdoor water adventure zone. Enjoy family friendly entertainment, dining options, and drinks while you soak in Florida's warm, summer nights by the Bay!
Independence Day Celebration
July 3 & 4
It’s going to be a red, white and blue weekend at The Florida Aquarium with dazzling fireworks displays, family-friendly entertainment, and an all-American themed dinner menu!
Fireworks will take place at 9:15pm.
Get the best seat on the Bay with a Fireworks Cruise!
Join us for the ultimate fireworks viewing experience with the best seats on the Bay aboard our Bay Spirit II catamaran! The boat departs from the Aquarium at 7:30pm for a sunset cruise, returning to the channel for the most spectacular views of the fireworks. The cruise includes a ticket for one drink and hors d'oeuvres. Admission to the Aquarium is also included with a Fireworks Cruise ticket.
The Aquarium will close at the conclusion of the fireworks show.
Fireworks Cruise Tickets:
$69 for General Admission (Adult& Child)
$59 for Aquarium Member (Adult & Child)
*Fireworks Cruise tickets only refundable as result of extreme weather or cruise cancellation.