NOTICE: The Aquarium will close at 4p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16 for our Brews By The Bay annual fundraising event.


Upcoming Events

Brews By The Bay
October 16

Party with the fishes while sampling more than 100 types of beer with live music that transforms with each Aquarium gallery. Come hungry and enjoy delicious cuisine from dozens of Tampa's best local restaurants while strolling amongst all of our amazing sea creatures.

But that's not all, experience upclose animal encounters while taking in views of the Bay from inside or outdoors on our multiple decks and patio! Click here to get tickets!


October 24 & 25

Be whoever or whatever you want and trick-or-treat at The Florida Aquarium's Guppyween! With a safe and family-friendly setting, live entertainment and more than 20,000 animals, there's plenty of fun to go around!

Guppyween tickets can be purchased at the Aquarium ticket booth on Guppyween weekend.

Adults: $23.95
Kids (11 yrs and under) in costume: $10


Evening Tide Talks
October 27

Please join us for our complimentary lecture series, featuring world renowned scientists, photographers, explorers, researchers and more while enjoying complimentary food, beer, and wine at The Florida Aquarium!

Veteran’s Day

November 11


Any Active duty, retired or drilling reservist or National Guardsman is entitled to two free admissions to the Aquarium for themselves and a guest. Additional family members (up to 4 people) can receive 50% off admission. 

Marvels of the Reef
September 6 - December 28
Photo credit: Todd Winner

The Florida Aquarium and the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts have joined together to showcase the beauties and mysteries of the oceans in a new exhibition at the Museum called 'Marvels of the Reef!' Admission is $10.

A portion of the exhibition’s proceeds will go towards The Florida Aquarium’s conservation efforts including the rescue and rehabilitation of animals.
Learn more.