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.

Kids Fest

March 10 - 25 | 9-5PM

Spring is here and that means Spring Break. OdySea Aquarium, voted #1 Kids Indoor Entertainment, is launching Kids Fest! Visit OdySea March 10-25 and enjoy meet-and-greet opportunities in our Kids Fest Theater with some of your favorite characters from Frozen, Moana, Zootopia, and more. Learn, build, and play in our Kids’ Cove as it is transformed into an interactive zone that is both entertaining and educational. Build your own Under the Sea Slime with Engineering for Kids, the valley’s #1 STEM Camp. Enjoy a Spin Art table, Robotics with Bricks 4 Kidz and much more! Kids Fest is only March 10-25, buy your ticket now! 

Kids Fest Includes

Mission Voyager Scavenger Hunt

Embark on a journey through the Seas on a mission to find OdySea Voyager’s lost treasure. The journey begins in the Rivers of the World where each explorer will find clues inside exhibits throughout the aquarium. Each clue will bring them closer to finding the location of the lost treasure where they will be rewarded with a prize!

Kids Fest Cove

  • Under the Sea Slime! (March 12-19). Create and design your very own Under the Sea Slime with the valley's #1 STEM Camp, Engineering for Kids! They will work as chemical engineers to create unique ocean slime that varies in colors & texture!
  • Penguin Paintings on the weekends! Watch as our African Black-footed Penguins do their best Van Gogh impressions and create masterpieces in their own right!
  • A Penguin tunnel, Light Brite wall, interactive floor games, and Sketch the Sea activity.
  • Touchable artifacts such as skulls, feathers, and eggs.
  • Animal Ambassador appearances with some of our more hidden treasures, such as isopods or sea cucumbers

Kids Fest Theater (11AM-3PM)

Meet-and-greets with characters from Frozen, Moana, Zootopia, Big Hero Six and Minions. Hurry in for your chance to meet Elsa, Ana, Moana, Judy Hoops, Flash, Max, Baymax, Dory and Minions!

Enjoy our “Sneak Peeks” videos throughout the day, that showcases some of the behind the scenes things rarely seen by our guests. Sneak Peeks will include sea lion demonstrations, shark feeds, diet preparation, and even our animals visiting the veterinarian!

Professor Slithers is back! Join him and the Animal Care team as they show off some cool and creepy critters through animal appearances and debunk the myths behind them.

Sloth Encounter

Twice daily during Kids Fest

Slow down and Sloth On with our Limited Time Only Sloth Encounter!  Meet Squidney, OdySea Aquarium’s beloved two-toed sloth, as she helps teach you all about what it takes to be one of the world’s slowest moving…and cutest…mammals.  You’ll learn all about these fascinating animals, what threatens them, and how to protect them through our classroom portion of the encounter.  Then it’s on to meet Squidney.  See what she feels like, feed her a favorite snack, and get your picture taken with one of OdySea Aquarium’s most adorable ambassadors…and enjoy life in the slow lane!


Encounter takes 30-40 minutes

Only $59.95 + General Admission.

NightLife at OdySea Aquarium

Apr 5 & 19 | 6-10PM

Ages 21+ only. ID required upon entry

OdySea’s 21+ adult only event! Experience an after-hours adventure at OdySea Aquarium. Whether it’s a gathering of friends, a special date, or a parents’ night out, this is the event you’ve been waiting for. Enjoy live music, five-course strolling dinner, cocktails, Animal Ambassador appearances, Behind the Scenes tours and more during this incredible nighttime event.


  • Full beverage service for purchase at multiple bars located throughout the Aquarium. Please note, some bars accept cash only.
  • Live musical entertainment offered in the 3D Theater, which is transformed into a relaxing lounge area
  • Animal Ambassador appearances
  • Sneak peeks through select exhibits & back-of-house areas otherwise closed to public
  • Special NightLife décor & ambiance



  1. Caesar Salad
  2. Soft Baked Pretzel Bites w/ Beer Cheese Dip
  3. Baked Chicken Ziti (vegetarian option available)
  4. Mint Brownies and assorted cookies

Pre-Order Online and Save

Entry + Dinner

Pre-Sale: $39.95

On-Site: $44.95

Buy Entry & Dinner Tickets

Entry Only

Pre-Sale: $25.95

On-Site: $29.95

Buy Entry Tickets

Lifetime Members and Annual Passholders:

Entry Only - FREE

Entry + Dinner $15

On-Site: $20

Buy Entry & Dinner Tickets

Once NightLife ends the party continues at High Bar at Modern Groves! Come enjoy breathtaking views of the Dolphins at Dolphinaris, Camelback Mountain and Scottsdale at Salt River Fields. High Bar is located on the rooftop of Modern Grove Views.

Evenings At OdySea $25 Tickets after 5PM

Mon - Sat in March except 3/14, 3/15 & 3/21 | 5-8PM

This March, Aquarium tickets are only $25 when you visit after 5PM on select dates. 

Includes access to all OdySea Aquarium exhibits, galleries, the movie featuring Underwater Giants, and OdySea Voyager. Ticket is valid for admission on the date indicated. Ticket is nonrefundable, has no cash value, and cannot be exchanged.

Save up to 37% on Annual Passes

Limited Time Offer

For a limited time, we’re slashing Annual Pass prices to make this your go-to place! At these prices, an Annual Pass pays for itself in only 2 visits!

Not valid with Costo Card or any other discount.

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