OdySea Aquarium hosts many special events and programs throughout the year. No need for Groupon. You’ll find all the details here, as well as all the coupons, promo codes, discounts, deals, and sales on tickets that we are currently offering.

Looking for a unique gift? Love animals and want to buy yourself a treat? Visit our Holiday Gift Store to find that perfect item such as Gift Cards, Annual Passes, Lifetime Memberships, Exclusive VIP Holiday Experiences and much more!

November 26th - January 2nd


OdySea Aquarium is the place to visit for festive fun all month long!


VIP SeaTREK Santa Holiday Experience
Limited Number Available

12pm & 3:45pm: Nov. 26-28; Dec. 4 & 5; Dec. 11 & 12; Dec. 18 & 19

The SeaTREK Santa VIP Experience is the perfect way for families and friends to celebrate the holidays in one of the most spectacular and unique settings. VIP Guests will have private use of OdySea Aquarium’s posh VIP Room, with comfortable seating and spectacular backdrop of our Deep Ocean Exhibit, featuring views of Sharks, Stingrays, and more! SeaTREK Santa will join the fun, underwater of course, and pose for pictures with you and the entire family, a must for your next Holiday card!

VIP SeaTREK Santa Holiday Experience Includes:
• Admission to OdySea Aquarium for up to 10 people
• Exclusive access to our spectacular VIP Room for 1 hour
• Private Animal Ambassador Appearance
• Dedicated Elf Concierge/Room Host
• Private 15-minute SeaTREK Santa appearance
• 3 Professional Photos with SeaTREK Santa (printed and packaged to take home)
• Winter Waterland “Arts and Crafts” for Kids
• Light Food and Beverage

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SeaTREK Santa Returns!

Jolly ol' helmet-diving SeaTREK Santa is making a splash again this holiday season with underwater appearances on select dates from Thanksgiving weekend through Christmas Eve.

SeaTREK Santa appearances at 12:15pm & 4:15pm: Nov. 26-28; Dec. 4 & 5; Dec. 11 & 12; Dec. 18 & 19; Dec. 20-24*
*1pm appearance only



NEW! OdySea Voyager Transforms into a Festive Holiday “Ride-Thru” Experience

Festive lighting, music, and décor change with each rotation as you ride through custom-themed exhibits featuring graceful stingrays and sea turtles, playful sea lions, and majestic sharks.



SeaTREK Santa Scavenger Hunt

Fa la la la…Find SeaTREK Santa images hidden throughout the Aquarium. Win a prize if you find them all.



Mail Your Letters to SeaTREK Santa

Write or draw your wish to SeaTREK® Santa and drop it in the mailbox located at the Discovery Desk. Sea TREK® Santa will respond to all those that request!



SeaTREK Santa Photos

Say cheese as you enter the Aquarium! These photos with SeaTREK Santa in the background make a wonderful keepsake or can be converted into photo holiday greeting cards at home when a digital package is purchased.



Adopt-A-Student Giving Tree

Snag-a-tag from one of two giving trees at OdySea Aquarium to Adopt-A-Student for the holidays. A $15 donation to the OdySea Aquarium Foundation provides an underserved student with a free field trip to OdySea Aquarium.


Visit any day of the week after 4:30pm and get the same great experience for ONLY $25 per person. That’s a savings of 37% for each adult!

  • OdySea Aquarium closes 6:00 PM on 12/3, 12/4, 12/5, 12/10, 12/11 and 12/17. Entry time is limited to 4:30 PM on these days. Ticket availability is limited.
  • Twilight will not be available on 12/24 or 12/25. Odysea Aquarium will be closing at 4pm for Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.





Online Price





  • Unlimited visits to OdySea Aquarium for one year
  • Exclusive Passholder previews to events and new exhibits
  • 10% discount at Lighthouse Café and OdySea Treasures Gift Shop
  • Discounted tickets at VR Experience located opposite Penguin Point exhibits
  • 10% discount on Shark Behind the Scenes Tours and Penguin Encounters
  • $50 Photo Upgrade: Digital copies of all entrance photos + 50% off prints
  • Discounts at select restaurants and retailers within Arizona Boardwalk
  • Annual Passes are non-transferrable

Not valid with Costco Card or any other discount.

SeaTREK is Re-Opening with Updated Health & Safety Measures

Limited Time Offer! Save 40%

Put on your swimsuit, OdySea Aquarium wetsuit and SeaTREK helmet and get ready to dive back in! SeaTREK Underwater Ocean Diving is re-opening due to popular demand!

For your safety, we have implemented operational, cleaning and sanitation protocols including:

  • Thorough sanitization of all gear, equipment, and public spaces after every use.
  • Use of personal protective equipment by team members.
  • Social distancing practices.