Special Events: Social Events


Party Like a Rockstar

Your school dance will be a night to remember with the atmosphere of a world-class cultural institution, and the beauty of more than 11,000 animals as your guests.

Please contact our special events experts for information.

Prom Asks

Looking for a surprising and memorable way to ask that special someone? The Aquarium of the Pacific offers to two unique opportunities.

Sea Lion proposal

  • After an up-close encounter with one of our sea lions, watch as the animal pulls out a “will you go to prom with me” sign from the water and presents it to your special someone.
  • Cost: $125 (includes one admission)

Diver proposal

  • After our public Tropical Reef Dive presentation, watch as the diver announces a special announcement and holds up a personalized sign with your proposal.
  • Cost: $250 (includes two admissions)

Two-week advance reservations are required. Proposals can also be done as part of a shark animal encounter.

To book your proposal, please call 562-951-1627.