Family Sleepovers are programs that are offered to the general public: Aquarium members, families; adults; and individuals. Participants explore the galleries through a variety of special activities, presentations, tours and guest speakers based on the evening's programming.
Please scroll down for all our 2017 & 2018 Family Sleepover dates.
Pre-registration for all programs is necessary, and can be made up to two days before the program date, pending availability. To register for a program, please call 604-659-3552 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Family Sleepover Cost
Cost per participant (age 6+)
Notes: All dates and themes are subject to change due to various issues including but not limited to the safety of the animals, building renovations, weather and registrations. All prices are in Canadian funds. All prices are tax inclusive. An adult must accompany anyone under 19. Minimum age: 6 years. Cancellations must be in writing and is 50% refund of the original booking, if cancellation is within two weeks of the sleepover date, there is no refund.
2017 - All programs start at 9 pm to 9 am
October 28th, 2017 - Fish or Treat Halloween Sleepover
Trick or treat, smell my feet, and give me something good to eat. Start your Halloween celebrations a little early by joining us at the Vancouver Aquarium for a spooky, fun-filled, educational adventure through our building. End the night of safe trick or treating fun and bed down in one of our living marine galleries. There will be a snack in the evening and breakfast is included.
December 30th, 2017 - Winter Wonderland Holiday Family Sleepover
What better way to spend your holidays than sleeping over at the Vancouver Aquarium! Join our family for a special Winter Wonderland Sleepover this December. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about our marine mammals before going to bed with the Steller Sea Lions in the underwater viewing gallery. The program does provide a night snack and breakfast.
2018 - All programs start at 9 pm to 9 am
Sunday February 11 - Family Day
Saturday March 24 - Spring Break
Saturday July 7 - Summer Sleepover
Friday July 20 - Summer Sleepover
Saturday August 11 - Summer Sleepover
Saturday October 27 - Fish or Treat Halloween Sleepover
Trick or treat, smell my feet, and give me something good to eat. Start your halloween celebrations a little early by joining us at the Vancouver Aquarium for a spooky fun filled educational adventure through our building. End the night of safe trick and treating fun and bed down in one of our living marine galleries. There will be a snack in the evening and breakfast is included.
Saturday December 29 - Winter Holiday
You will be sleeping in the galleries, there are no private rooms.
Please pack lightly & appropriately, each participant is expected to carry his/her own gear.