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Enjoy the Aquarium until 10:00 P.M.

July 4th BBQ & Discounted Late Night

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Celebrate Independence Day with the red, white, and blue fish at the Aquarium of the Pacific.


Join us for a July 4th evening BBQ! Experience the ambiance of the Aquarium at night, view the Long Beach fireworks, and enjoy some fresh grilled BBQ this Independence Day. Guests may enjoy the Aquarium during extended hours until 10:00 p.m.

Choose between seating on Harbor Terrace/Front Plaza, or premium seating on the Veranda (Veranda space is limited and always sells out!). You may remain seated during the Queen Mary fireworks, which usually begin around 8:45 p.m.

Reserve your spot today as space is limited.

Menu includes:

  • Honey Citrus bone-in Chicken
  • Hawaiian Meatballs
  • Hot Dogs
  • BBQ Pulled Pork
  • Ginger Scallion Rice
  • Quinoa Arugula Mango Salad
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Rosemary Rolls
  • Watermelon Slices
  • Cookies and Brownies

This event is open-seating.

Discounted Late Night

Take advantage of discounted admission starting at 5 p.m. and enjoy the Aquarium during extend hours until 10:00 p.m.