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Night Dive

Night Dive is an adults-only event with local bands rockin’ out right next to the fish, DJs spinning in the Aquarium’s galleries, inspiring works of art, cocktails and drinks, and tasty bites from food trucks. Turn up and take it all in!


  • 7:30 p.m. Manuel The Band
  • 8:45 p.m. POM
  • 10:00 p.m. For the Record


  • DJ Raz & DJ Ashanti


  • Take in the minimalistic watercolor drawings and animations of Aquarium animals by Will Kim, an artist and filmmaker based in Los Angeles.

Other Activities

  • Twenty Minute Talk: Learn all about the Aquarium’s seals and sea lions from Mammalogist Jimmy Chapman.
  • Food Trucks: Grab a bite to eat from one of the food trucks parked on the front plaza of the Aquarium. The lineup includes Scullery Truck, Tokyo Doggie Style, Cocina Fresca by Mangia, Baby’s Badass Burgers, The Waffle-Oh! Truck, Drizzle, and Mustache Mike’s.

Upcoming Night Dive Dates

  • Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Friday, June 15, 2018
  • Friday, July 20, 2018
  • Friday, August 24
  • Friday, October 12
  • Sunday, December 31 - NYE Edition (Tickets on sale late November. Please note special ticketing and pricing applies.)
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Event Information
When Friday, Jun 15, 2018 | 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
Friday, Jul 20, 2018 | 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
Friday, Aug 24, 2018 | 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
Cost $17.95. Aquarium members get in FREE.
(Bar drinks sold separately)
Tickets Not a member? Click here to buy your tickets online now! This event will sell out.
Ages 18+. Alcohol will only be available for purchase to those 21 and over who have valid ID.
RSVP (562) 590-3100
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Want to participate in Night Dive? Bands, performers, artist, lecturers, and other interested parties should fill out the form here.

Programming is subject to change. Lorikeet Forest will be closed. Those birdies need their rest!