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An Unique And
Unforgettable Setting

Voted one of Canada’s best loved attractions, the Aquarium is an intriguing and unforgettable venue to hold your next special event. Your guests will discover a world of fascinating creatures in breathtaking event spaces. At over 100,000 sq ft there are plenty of event space options to suite you needs. Selecting the perfect gallery for your event will depend on your number of guests, event type and your personal preferences.

Whether you choose to seat your guest in front of colorful coral reefs or the incredible marine flora and fauna of B.C.’s waters, your guests will have a memorable experience. The information below is a great starting point but please get in touch with one of our event planners to secure the perfect event space, menu and any special event enhancements for you and your guests.

 




Contact Us

Phone: 604-659-3456

Email: cateringandevents@ocean.org

Rental Areas

Entire Aquarium

  • Over 100, 000 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life, including indoor & outdoor galleries

  • Includes 11 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore including two outdoor decks

 

 Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 2, 000 guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental: 

$18, 000

 

Main Building Enhanced

  • Over 21, 000 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life, including indoor & outdoor galleries

  • Includes 10 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore including one outdoor deck 

Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 1,300 guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:
14, 000

   

Main Building

  • Over 15, 000 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life, including indoor & outdoor galleries

  • Includes 6 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore, including one outdoor deck

Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 600 x guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:

$8, 000

 

Entire Top Floor

  • Over 11, 000 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life, including indoor & outdoor galleries

  • Includes 4 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore, including one outdoor deck

 

Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 500 x guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:

$7, 000

 

3/4 Top Floor

  • Over 6, 500 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life, including indoor & outdoor galleries

  • Includes 3 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore, including one outdoor deck

 

Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 350 x guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:

$6, 000

 

Underwater Steller's Bay

  • Over 3, 000 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life, including indoor & outdoor galleries

  • Includes 1 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore, including an outdoor deck

 Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 130 x guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:

$3, 000

 

ENHANCE YOUR EVENT SPACE

Entry Courtyard

  • Over 6, 800 square feet of outdoor event space

  • The rental of this area is weather dependant; can be added on to other gallery rentals to enhance your event

 

Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 500 x guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:

$2, 500

 

Teck Connections Lobby

  • Over 6, 000 square feet of event space & unique aquatic life (includes indoor galleries only)
  • Includes 2 x beautiful galleries for guests to explore (outdoor deck not included with the lobby)

 

Capacity:

Maximum capacity of 375 x guests for a standing reception

Gallery Rental:

$5, 000

 

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