Daily Schedule by Time

Today's Hours 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Duration: All Day

Shore Gallery

Tide Pool Touch

Get an up-close and touchable view of our many species of underwater creatures at our Touch Pool.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Frog Bog

Frog Bog

Kids can see secret frog tanks visible only when they climb through tunnels and tubes in our kids-only Frog Bog jungle gym.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Duration: All Day

Shark Central

Touch the Sharks

Yes, you heard us right! You can touch dozens of sharks in the Shark Central Exhibit.

Learn the proper two-finger touch technique to make personal contact with these amazing animals.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun!

Seahorse Creation Station

Discover your inner-artist at the Seahorse Creation Station and create a digital seahorse you can share with friends and family.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Duration: All Day

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun!

Seahorse Seek & Find

Play the digital Seek & Find on your smartphone

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Duration: 15 - 20 minutes

Shark Ray Bay Theater

Shark Ray Feed

See our rare Shark Rays – Sweet Pea, Scooter, Sunshine and Spike – being fed and trained by biologists in our Surround By Sharks Exhibit.

11:00 AM - 5:45 PM Duration: January 4 to February 26

Shark Ray Bay Theater

Meet Splash and Bubbles

Meet Splash and Bubbles at Newport Aquarium

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Duration: 15 min.

Penguin Palooza

Penguin Meet & Greet

Meet one of our African Penguins in this 15 minute presentation.

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Duration: All Day

Shark Tank Overlook

Shark Bridge

Experience sharks like never before by crossing the world’s first Shark Bridge.

Included with admission, the Shark Bridge is a 75-foot-long rope suspension bridge that hangs just inches above more than two dozen  sharks and shark rays.

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Duration: 15 minutes

Canyon Falls Lobby

Animal Encounter

Come meet one of our Outreach animals in this 15 minute encounter. Free with paid admission.

Additional outreach opportunities Monday to Thursday at 2:30 p.m. 

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM Duration: 15 minutes

Penguin Palooza

Penguin Feed

Watch our Animal Experience Specialists feed our cold weather penguins and listen to a presentation given by an interpreter.