Daily Schedule by Time

Today's Hours 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway

Stingray Hideaway Tunnel

Enter the world of stingrays.

Explore Stingray Hideaaway from beneath the surface!

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Shore Gallery

Tide Pool Touch

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

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway

Stingray Hideaway: Enter Their World

Discover stingrays - one of the ocean’s most mysterious animals - from above and below the water’s surface and even have the opportunity to touch them.  

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Jim Henson's Splash & Bubbles Reeftown Adventure

Catch a current to Jim Henson’s Splash and Bubbles Reeftown Adventure only at Newport Aquarium!

9:00 AM - 7:00 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.

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Seahorses: Unbridled Fun!

Seahorse Seek & Find

Play the digital Seek & Find on your smartphone

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Shark Ray Bay Theater

Penguin Sunrise

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

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway

Discovery Hut

See and touch a variety of animal artifacts.

10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Shark Tank Overlook

Shark Bridge

Over 2 million thrill-seekers have dared to cross Newport Aquarium's Shark Bridge!

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Shark Ray Bay Theater

Shark Tank Feed

Are sharks ferocious eaters? Watch and decide for yourself as our Sand Tiger, Sandbar, Whitetip and Blacktip Sharks are surface fed by our biologists.

View the sharks from the Surrounded by Sharks tunnels, or get a biologists’ point-of-view from the Shark Top viewing area.

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

Shark Ray Bay Theater Friday - Sunday

Dive Shows

Step into our Shark Ray Bay Theater for your first and biggest view of our Surrounded by Sharks Exhibit. Listen to our presenters talk about the sharks and animals that call Newport Aquarium home and what you can do to protect their natural habitats.

Stick around until the end of the show and you may get the chance to ask the presenter some of your own questions!

Also: 12:50 PM, 1:10 PM, 2:30 PM, 2:50 PM, 3:10 PM

12:50 PM - 1:05 PM

Shark Ray Bay Theater Friday - Sunday

Dive Shows

Step into our Shark Ray Bay Theater for your first and biggest view of our Surrounded by Sharks Exhibit. Listen to our presenters talk about the sharks and animals that call Newport Aquarium home and what you can do to protect their natural habitats.

Stick around until the end of the show and you may get the chance to ask the presenter some of your own questions!

Also: 12:30 PM, 1:10 PM, 2:30 PM, 2:50 PM, 3:10 PM

1:10 PM - 1:25 PM

Shark Ray Bay Theater Friday - Sunday

Dive Shows

Step into our Shark Ray Bay Theater for your first and biggest view of our Surrounded by Sharks Exhibit. Listen to our presenters talk about the sharks and animals that call Newport Aquarium home and what you can do to protect their natural habitats.

Stick around until the end of the show and you may get the chance to ask the presenter some of your own questions!

Also: 12:30 PM, 12:50 PM, 2:30 PM, 2:50 PM, 3:10 PM

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Shark Ray Bay Theater Friday - Sunday

Dive Shows

Step into our Shark Ray Bay Theater for your first and biggest view of our Surrounded by Sharks Exhibit. Listen to our presenters talk about the sharks and animals that call Newport Aquarium home and what you can do to protect their natural habitats.

Stick around until the end of the show and you may get the chance to ask the presenter some of your own questions!

Also: 12:30 PM, 12:50 PM, 1:10 PM, 2:50 PM, 3:10 PM

2:50 PM - 3:05 PM

Shark Ray Bay Theater Friday - Sunday

Dive Shows

Step into our Shark Ray Bay Theater for your first and biggest view of our Surrounded by Sharks Exhibit. Listen to our presenters talk about the sharks and animals that call Newport Aquarium home and what you can do to protect their natural habitats.

Stick around until the end of the show and you may get the chance to ask the presenter some of your own questions!

Also: 12:30 PM, 12:50 PM, 1:10 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:10 PM

3:10 PM - 3:25 PM

Shark Ray Bay Theater Friday - Sunday

Dive Shows

Step into our Shark Ray Bay Theater for your first and biggest view of our Surrounded by Sharks Exhibit. Listen to our presenters talk about the sharks and animals that call Newport Aquarium home and what you can do to protect their natural habitats.

Stick around until the end of the show and you may get the chance to ask the presenter some of your own questions!

Also: 12:30 PM, 12:50 PM, 1:10 PM, 2:30 PM, 2:50 PM

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Stingray Hideaway Lobby

Animal Encounter

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

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Penguin Palooza

Penguin Care

Watch our biologists care for our cold water penguins and listen to a presentation given by one of our interpreters.