Featured Events

Spring Wine Pour
May 19, 2017 | 4pm-8pm
 
 
Aquarium of the Bay is participating in PIER 39's Spring Wine Pour for an evening of wine, music and fun. A portion of all ticket sales will benefit Aquarium of the Bay’s free conservation education programs for Bay Area children. Buy Tickets >
Movie Night: The Princess Diaries
May 26, 2017


Grab your blanket and head to the pier for a movie night. Plus, in celebration of PIER 39 turning 39, enjoy 10% off from Aquarium of the Bay’s retail shop from 6 pm to close. Learn More >

World Ocean's Week (WOW!)
June 8-11, 2017


Find out what makes the ocean so special and how we can all do our part to keep it that way as we celebrate World Ocean’s Day for a whole week!


World Ocean's Day Beach Cleanup
June 10, 2017  |  10am-1pm

 
Show some love for the ocean and join us at Aquatic Park for our annual World Ocean’s Day Beach Cleanup.
PIER 39 Father's Day
June 16, 2017

 
Celebrate Father’s Day with PIER 39 and Aquarium of the Bay. On June 16, dads can enjoy free admission to Aquarium of the Bay with purchase of a child’s ticket. 
Father's Day
June 18, 2017

 
Come celebrate Father’s Day at Aquarium of the Bay, located on the iconic PIER 39. On June 16, we will be celebrating the Dads of the Bay by providing Dad free admission with t

Movie Night: The Parent Trap
June 30, 2017


Grab your blanket and head to the pier for a movie night. Plus, in celebration of PIER 39 turning 39, enjoy 10% off from Aquarium of the Bay’s retail shop from 6 pm to close.  off from Aquarium of the Bay’

Movie Night: Mrs. Doubtfire
July 28, 2017


Grab your blanket and head to the pier for a movie night. Plus, in celebration of PIER 39 turning 39, enjoy 10% off from Aquarium of the Bay’

Summer of Love
August 5-12, 2017

 
Share your love of the ocean between August 5th and 12th at the Aquarium where you will learn about bay creatures and how to better protect the ocean. Buy Tickets>
 
Early Bird Special
August 11, 2017

 
For all you early birds, visit Aquarium of the Bay before 10 am for just $10. Enjoy the quieter morning hours, wave to our divers as they wrap up their morning routine, and see our river otters when they’re the most active.  
Movie Night: Inside Out
August 25, 2017


Grab your blanket and head to the pier for a movie night. Plus, in celebration of PIER 39 turning 39, enjoy 10% off from Aquarium of the Bay’s retail shop from 6 pm to close. 

Shark Week
Dates To Be Announced
 
 
Celebrate these jaw-dropping animals with a full lineup of special events including hands-on activities, presentations, feedings, and more. 

Coastal Cleanup Day
September 16, 2017  |  10am-1pm


 
Join us for California’s biggest volunteer event. We’ll be at Aquatic Park doing our part to keep the beach and Bay clean.
Movie Night: The Pursuit of Happiness
September 29, 2017

 

Grab your blanket and head to the pier for a movie night. Plus, in celebration of PIER 39 turning 39, enjoy 10% off from Aquarium of the Bay’s retail shop from 6 pm to close. 

Halloween
October 27-31, 2017


 
Celebrate the creepy creatures and freaky fish of the Bay with fun activities and presentations, including underwater pumpkin carving and squid dissections. 

Thanksgiving Giving
November 13-22, 2017


 
Get to know your amazing aquatic neighbors while helping those in need in our human community during Aquarium of the Bay’s annual Thanksgiving Giving.
River Otter Snow Days
December  |  Dates To Be Announced

 
There’s snow in the forecast at Aquarium of the Bay! Join us as our river otters romp and roll in a winter white wonderland as we add over 1,000 pounds of snow to our river otter habitat.