Up-Coming Events Austin Aquarium

Special events and holidays are an exciting and fun time at the aquarium. Get into the spirit of things at these events and make memories.

Halloween Extravaganza – October 28

On October 28, join Austin Aquarium for a Halloween Extravaganza! The event will include: Live Music Puppet Show Bounce Houses Face Painting Pirate Concessions Shaved Ice BBQ

Foster Family Night – November 21

Join us for a memorable night under the stars with our animals!  Enjoy marine life, reptiles and tropical birds.  Explore! Discover! Interact! Connect! as you have the opportunity to feed and get to know each species a little bit better. Our pirate and mermaid will be sailing into port that night just to meet you!  Hot dogs will be on the grill for everyone. All foster families are welcome.  Please bring a copy of your current foster certificate and a driver’s license for ID. Click here to register.

Member Appreciation Night – November 30

Get your membership family together and join us for a night just for MEMBERS! Explore all the animal exhibits without the hubub of the general public. Mermaid interactions will be happening, selfie-taking with our Pirate- and Sailor-men, face-painting and tattoos, and even hot dogs on the grill! If you are not yet an Austin Aquarium member, purchase your membership now, then join us for this Member-Only Night! RSVP information coming soon

Princess & Her Hero Event – January 19, 2018

Young ladies, bring your father, grandfather, brother, uncle, neighbor or a special friend to enjoy a themed evening with us. More details TBD! (Photo from a previous event)


Open daily 10 a.m.–8 p.m.

Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving 10:00-2:00
Christmas Eve 10:00-4:00
Christmas CLOSED
NYE 10:00-4:00
New Years Day 12:00-6:00

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