Aquarium Events

Seasonal Date

Mighty Mike's Goodbye

Newport Aquarium’s 14 foot, 800 pound gator Mighty Mike is saying goodbye!

July 09 - September 09

One Kid Free During Mighty Mike's Goodbye

One kid FREE with each full-price adult, Sunday through Friday after 4pm for tickets purchased online only.

July 09 - September 09

#LaterGator Sleepovers

Don't miss out on our #LaterGator Sleepovers on July 27 and August 17!

Bring your PJs and spend the evening learning about alligators before spending the night in the Aquarium.

July 27 - August 17

Penguins and PJs Overnight Adventure

See Newport Aquarium’s famous warm and cold weather penguins during this unique overnight adventure.

August 03

First Responders Week

In recognition of Patriot Day on September 11, 2018, police officers, firefighters, EMTs, state troopers, correction officers, 911 dispatchers, and other professionals involved in law enforcement, investigations and emergency response can receive free admission to Newport Aquarium from September 10th to 16th.

September 10 - September 16

Wedding Show

Tour the most venue voted "Best Place to Have a Wedding in Northern Kentucky" by NKY Magazine. Meet leading vendors. Enjoy exhibits, free hors d'oeuvres, cash bar and prizes

September 13

Girl Scouts Overnight Adventure

Girl Scouts are invited to a special overnight adventure at Newport Aquarium! Every Overnight Adventure includes exclusive aquarium access, animal-themed games and activities.

September 21

Faith Week

Join us for Faith Week at Newport Aquarium!

October 15 - October 21