Birthdays & Sleepovers

Birthday Parties and Sleepovers 

The Vancouver Aquarium offers incredible opportunities to get to know the facility better, learn more about the animals that live there and take an in-depth look at the ecosystems represented there.

Unique activities for students, groups and families

Our sleepover programs and birthday parties are immersive ocean education experiences that foster love for our oceans through fun and interactive activities. 

Various dates

School & Group Sleepovers

A unique overnight adventure for kids designed to meet a school-based curriculum and environmental badge requirements for Scouts and Guides. After the Aquarium has closed its doors for the evening, bring your sleeping bag for a night of discovery.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Fish or Treat Halloween Sleepover

Bring the family and kick off your halloween celebrations by joining us at the Vancouver Aquarium for a spooky fun filled educational overnight adventure. You’ll have the chance to explore the Aquarium through a variety of special activities.

Various dates

Birthday Parties

Complete with a fully-decorated party room, your group will have an unforgettable birthday party as they meet squishy sea cucumbers and prickly sea urchins in the Wet Lab and go behind-the-scenes in our secret Jellyfish hallway.

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