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February 16–24, 2019

Octopus Week

Join us to learn about one of the coolest creatures in Puget Sound, the giant Pacific octopus. Each day will feature hands-on activities for kids, octopus feedings and talks.

Weekends Only Weekends at 11am

Story time

Family Activity Center

Sit down, settle in and prepare to enjoy an ocean-themed story read out loud by one of our interpreters. Ideal for younger children.

Daily 11:30am, 2pm and 5pm

Meet our marine mammals

Marine Mammals

Come learn more about our marine mammals during our daily talks and feedings! Mammal feedings rotate daily.

Daily Noon and 4pm

Meet Our Octopus

Life of a Drifter

Witness one of our daily feeding attempts and learn more about this amazing creature—the giant Pacific octopus!

Daily 10am, 11:30am and 12:15pm, 3pm (weekends only)

Diver show

Window on Washington Waters

Divers take to the water three times a day in this exhibit. Wearing specialized masks, they are able to talk back and forth with Aquarium interpreters on the outside of the exhibit, and answer questions from the audience.

Friday, March 1

Members-only movie night featuring Incredibles 2

Enjoy a night out at the movies, Aquarium-style! Before the show starts at 7:30pm, you’ll have the opportunity to see, touch and explore the animals in our tide pools. You’ll also have time to load up on popcorn, candy and beverages before the lights go down. Come in pajamas for even more fun!

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March 7

Sound Conversations: The Fish That Sparked It All

Gain insight into ocean health as experts talk with Jeff Renner about challenges faced by marine creatures—and opportunities to heal and protect our marine environment. Audience participation encourages lively dialogue. 

March 9 & 10

Members-only early openings

Join us at 9am to beat the crowds and experience the Aquarium as it’s just waking up! Programming will begin shortly after 9am, so make sure to give yourself enough time to get to the featured exhibit.

Friday, March 15

Members' Night Out (21+ only)

Eat, drink and explore after hours at the Aquarium with your friends and family! Check back soon for more details. Registration opens February 26.

March 16 & 17

Members-only early openings

Join us at 9am to beat the crowds and experience the Aquarium as it’s just waking up! Programming will begin shortly after 9am, so make sure to give yourself enough time to get to the featured exhibit.

March 21, 2019

After Hours: Demo Party!

Adults take over the Seattle Aquarium for this 21+ event featuring animal experiences, music, a cash bar and more.

March 23 & 24

Members-only early openings

Join us at 9am to beat the crowds and experience the Aquarium as it’s just waking up! Programming will begin shortly after 9am, so make sure to give yourself enough time to get to the featured exhibit.