Aquarium Events

Seasonal Date

Extended Spring Hours

Newport Aquarium offers extended hours from March 24 to May 25

March 24 - May 25

Half Price Encounters

Make your Newport Aquarium visit even better with a Penguin Encounter or Backstage Animal Experience - They're 50% off from April 30 to May 24!

April 30 - May 24

One Kid Free During Summer Family Hours

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

May 27 - July 08

Boy Scouts Overnight Adventure

Boy Scouts - Spend the night at Newport Aquarium and earn a patch for your sash! Every Overnight Adventure includes exclusive aquarium access, animal-themed games and activities.

June 08

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.

June 15

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