After Hours:
October 31, 6:30-11 p.m.

Join us for Halloween at After Hours

Event info


October 31, 2019


6:30-11 p.m.


Vancouver Aquarium


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Details & tickets

Celebrate Halloween at After Hours

Come get spooked this Halloween with sharks, jellyfish, a costume contest, trivia and more while you sip a cocktail and explore the galleries. Costumes are encouraged, but not mandatory. In order to get our guests home safely, we are pleased to be offering a free shuttle from the Aquarium to Canada place at the end of the night. This shuttle service is provided by Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing, the official transportation partner of After Hours. 

Check our fintastic schedule to find out more.


Oct 31 After Hours Tickets

VIP info

*VIP Ticket Details

Your VIP ticket includes: 

  • Early event entry at 6 p.m.
  • Special VIP bar and VIP area
  • Live DJ
  • One souvenir photo
  • Meeting a snake
  • Tricks, treats, and more!

For the health and safety of our animals and guests, the following costume items are not allowed: balloons, feathers, straws/stir sticks, bubbles, confetti, sparklers, beaded necklaces (aka mardi gras beads), glassware (as props), glow sticks, real or fake weapons.

Event Highlights

Costume Contest

Our annual costume contest is back. Strut your stuff as you compete for the chance to win one animal encounter for two people!

Free Shuttle Downtown

We are pleased to be offering a free Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing shuttle to take our guests to Canada Place at the end of the night.

Reef Reborn 4-D

Dive into a world of giant swirling schools, majestic sea turtles, and eye-popping life as we celebrate the triumph of a reef and a community in A Reef Reborn 4-D.

Interpretive Shark Talk

Face your fears as you come face-to-face with our sharks during this thrilling program.

Tantalizing Trivia

Brain of Frankenstein or Einstein? Show off your smarts during our tantalizingly spooky trivia.

Otter Tricks & Treats

Otters may seem cute and cuddly, but to a crab or sea urchin they are deadly predators. Watch our otters trick-or-treat with some extra special spooky treats.

Jellyfish Feed

What has no skeleton and can entangle you in it's tentacles? Observe a jellyfish feed up close, but not too close.

Food and drinks will be available for purchase at our Courtyard Cafe and bars. This event is 19+. Tickets are non-refundable.

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