Lounging at the pool, devouring delicious ice cream, and soaking up the sun rays can only mean one thing. Summertime is finally here! Beat the heat and experience our ocean’s greatest treasures up-close and personal (no sunscreen required!). If you’re looking for a way to relax, keep the kids entertained while also learning, and have a good time, then look no further than Georgia Aquarium.

For Adults

Red, White & Brew

Shell-ebrate Fourth of July at Red, White & Brew! Enjoy unlimited beer sampling and classic Fourth of July BBQ from Wolfgang Puck Catering. Listen to live music from “The Regulars Band,” and see Georgia Aquarium’s stunning aquatic species! Red, White & Brew will be held Saturday, July 1, in Georgia Aquarium’s Oceans Ballroom from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. This event is for guests 21 and over only with ID. To purchase tickets, click here.

Sips Under the Sea Glow Party

Glow bright in this unique cocktail party for adults to enjoy Georgia Aquarium after hours. Dress to shine in neon or white at this Glow Party Friday, Aug. 4, at 7 p.m. Experience music, signature cocktails, small plates and entertainment while seeing some of the beautiful creatures inhabiting our oceans. VIP admission includes exclusive early entrance at 6 p.m., two drinks and two small plates. Additional drinks and tapas can be purchased at the event. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be available at the door. This event is for guests 21 and over with ID. To purchase tickets, click here.

For Kids

Camp H2Oh My

Kids from preschool to eighth grade can experience hands-on activities, engaging discoveries and creative opportunities while learning about the depths below. Themes are different for each age group and are designed specifically to mix fun and knowledge together! Camp is offered from the week of June 5, 2017 to the week of July 24, 2017. Camp sessions run from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. except for The World Around Us session. Reserve your spot here.

Deepo’s Hideaway

You can now interact with one of Georgia Aquarium’s masked characters, Deepo! Guests can sing, talk, and play along with Deepo in a 15-minute animatronic show. Deepo is a bright orange garibaldi damselfish – make sure to wave hello when you spot this fish in the Cold Water Quest gallery!

For All Ages

Animal Encounters

Gain an exciting, up-close, multi-sensory experience with some of our ocean-dwelling creatures. Animal encounters focus on developing conservation efforts and making memories that last a lifetime. Guests have the opportunity to encounter penguins, sea otters, dolphins, and beluga whales. For more information, visit here.  

Sleep Under the Sea

Don’t just visit Georgia Aquarium, stay the night! Once Georgia Aquarium has closed its doors for the day, join us on an exciting night of adventure and exploration. Georgia Aquarium offers a variety of sleepover themes including group and family sleepovers, adult sleepovers, and scout sleepovers. Be sure to make a reservation at least one month in advance, because sleepovers sell out fast! For more information, click here.

The 4D Funbelievable Theater

Georgia Aquarium’s 4D Funbelievable Theater allows guests to experience interactive seats and unique special effects. This summer, watch Coastal Predators: A 4-D Experience, Ice Age: No Time for Nuts 4-D, and SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D: The Great Jelly Rescue! The 4D theater is complimentary with your admission. Show times vary by day. For more information, click here.  

Georgia Aquarium is extremely unique in that it’s one of the few places you can witness thousands of aquatic animals and hundreds of species, including many rare species and endangered animals. Take a glimpse into our ocean like never before as you venture through our seven major galleries – consisting of more than 10 million gallons of water! To plan you visit and purchase tickets, visit www.georgiaaquarium.org