The Splash Pad, our outdoor kids' water play area, will close at 11:45am on Thursday, Dec. 8th and 4:00pm on Saturday, Dec. 10th. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Elite Benefactor ($25,000+)

  • Exclusive exhibit annual sponsorship.
  • Recognition in the annual report.
  • Recognition on Aquarium's donor wall.
  • Featured donor profile in newsletter and on website.
  • Unique opportunities to accompany Aquarium staff on dive trips, archaeological efforts, animal releases, etc.
  • Annual breakfast with the Aquarium's President.
  • Annual dinner with the Aquarium's President.
  • 6 VIP tickets to SeaGrapes.
  • Private use of the Aquarium for a function (1 per year).
  • Exciting sneak previews of new exhibits.
  • 3 VIP "Behind the Scenes" tours for up to 10 people (arrangements must be made in advance).
  • Quarterly Aquarium Newsletter and E-Newsletter.
  • Aquarist Circle lapel pin.
  • Aquarium polo shirt.
  • Aquarium baseball hat or visor.
  • Aquarist Circle preferred parking.
  • Exclusive invitations to Aquarist Circle events.
  • Annual memberships for a party of 6 +2 guests with unlimited admission.
  • 20% food discount at CafĂ© Ray and Caribbean Cantina.
  • 10% merchandise discount at Aquarium store.
  • 20 complimentary guest passes.
  • Discounts on the following: Dive with the Sharks, Swim with the Fishes, Shark Feeding, Wild Dolphin Ecotour, Penguin Promenade.
  • Savings on select AquaCamps.
  • Free admission or discounted admission to other area attractions through the "share" program.

For more information, e-mail or call Dana Shepard at (813) 367-4024.