Have your next birthday party in the all-new Reef Room at Newport Aquarium.
Situated close to our newest exhibit Stingray Hideaway, the Reef Room is the perfect space to celebrate.
Standard Birthday Party Package - $300 (up to 20 guests)
- 2-hour exclusive access to The Reef Room
- Access to play photo slideshow in The Reef Room
- Four (4) Large Pizzas (choice of cheese or pepperoni)
- Unlimited Lemonade & Water
- Disposable Serviceware including plates, cups, napkins & utensils
- On-site Birthday Party Coordinator
- Special gift for the birthday child
If guest count exceeds 20 guests, an additional $10 per guest will be applied.
Minimum Guest Count: 10
Maximum Guest Count: 30
Can we add an Aquarium visit to our party?
Certainly! Newport Aquarium admission tickets are required with the purchase of the standard birthday party package and are available at a discounted rate.
Adult Admission (age 13+): $18.99
Child Admission Ticket (age 2-12): $12.99
Can We Meet an Animal?
Sure, there are plenty of options to add an Animal Encounter to your party.
- Penguin Encounter - $550
- Miniature Alligator Encounter - $125
- Traditional Animal Encounter - $100
- Backstage Animal Experience - $180
What other food options are there?
There are plenty of additional food options that you can add to your party!
- Additional Large Pizza - $13
- Kettle Chip Bowl - $10
- Salad Bowl - $15
- Fruit & Yogurt Dip Tray - $35
- Veggie & Ranch Dip Tray - $25
- Assorted Cheese & Cracker Tray - $40
- Fresh-Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies (1 dozen) - $10
- Soda Upgrade - $1 per can (Coca-Cola products available)
Are there any other options?
Sure! You can add a Scavenger Hunt for just $1 per person or purchase Shark Bucks (redeemable in the Cafe or Gift Shop) as party favors.
Payment Requirements: $150 non-refundable deposit is required at time of booking. Final guaranteed guest count and payment is due 1 week prior to party. No refunds if guest count drops below final guaranteed count. Additional guests cannot be added day-of party. Final guaranteed guest count does include birthday child and family.
Annual Passholders: If party guests are annual passholders, they do not require the purchase of an admission ticket. Membership identification number must be provided to Birthday Party Coordinator with final guaranteed guest count 1 week prior to party.
Sales Tax: Sales tax is not included – 6% KY sales tax will be applied to standard party package, admission tickets and additional add-ons.
All birthday party bookings including add-ons, additional tickets, and food are non-refundable.
Cake & additional party décor is permitted. Party décor must be placed on tabletops only and nothing is permitted to adhere to the walls or hung from the ceiling.