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 25th - December 31st


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


VIP SeaTREK Santa Holiday Experience
Limited Number Available

VIP SeaTREK Santa available at 11:30am & 3:30pm on the following dates:
Nov. 25-27; Dec. 3-4; Dec. 10-11; Dec. 17-18; Dec 19-22*; Dec. 23; Dec. 24*; Dec 26-31*
*11:30am appearance only

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! Guests will be treated to a private visit from one of our Animal Ambassadors! SeaTREK Santa will also 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 15 people
• Dedicated Elf Concierge/Room Host
• Exclusive access to our spectacular VIP Room for 1 hour
• Private Animal Ambassador appearance
• Private SeaTREK Santa meet and greet
• 3 Professional Photos with SeaTREK Santa (printed and packaged to take home)
• Refreshments including hot chocolate bar, dessert tray, and non-alcoholic beverages
• Pre-wrapped candy bag from Sugar Drop Candy Shop

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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 New Year’s Eve.

SeaTREK Santa appearances at 12:15pm & 4:15pm are available on the following dates:
Nov. 25-27; Dec. 2-4; Dec. 9-11; Dec. 16-18; Dec 19-22*; Dec. 23; Dec. 24-31*
*12:15pm appearance only



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. SeaTREK® 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.

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Visit any day of the week after 4:30pm and get the same great experience for ONLY $29.95 per person. That’s a savings of 35% for each adult!
*NOTE: OdySea Aquarium will be closing at 6:00pm on 11/5, 11/8, and 11/17 for private events. There will be no Twilight hours available on November 24 (Thanksgiving 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 back! Reach Out and Have Some Fun!

Limited Time Offer! Save 35%

Put on an OdySea Aquarium wetsuit and SeaTREK helmet and walk underwater with colorful and curious fish, sting rays and even a shark!

Our certified instructors guide you through this truly immersive experience.

  • Sessions limited to 8 people. Ages 8+
  • General admission not included.