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Corporate Sponsorships

Customized sponsorship opportunities give your company unique opportunities to engage with the Aquarium’s audiences as well as a wide array of additional branding and association benefits.

The Aquarium of the Pacific is the fourth most-visited aquarium in the nation and one of the most-attended cultural destinations in Los Angeles County. Attracting a broad and diverse audience, we serve 1.7 million visitors each year, including 150,000 students and teachers.

We welcome the opportunity to learn more about your company’s goals to create a custom partnership that connects your brand to our audiences while also furthering our mission to instill a sense of wonder, respect, and stewardship for the Pacific Ocean, its inhabitants, and ecosystems.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Alana Garibaldi, corporate and foundation relations coordinator, at agaribaldi@lbaop.org.

Sponsorship Opportunities May Include the Following

Autumn Festival drummers in front of Blue Cavern

Aquarium of the Pacific / Anitza Valles

Cultural Festivals

The Aquarium hosts a rich calendar of arts and culture programs throughout the year. Festival sponsorship provides excellent opportunities for deeper engagement with the guests and onsite visibility or sampling opportunities. Additional opportunities for visibility include logo inclusion on program banners, event programs, event advertisings and the event webpages.

Band playing Main Stage at Night Dive

Aquarium of the Pacific / Madeline Barger

Night Dive

Night Dive is an adults-only event featuring local bands, DJs spinning in the Aquarium’s galleries, inspiring works of art, cocktails and drinks, and tasty bites from food trucks. Connect your brand with a targeted and engaged audience during this high-energy 18+ only event.

Small boy touches a shark in the water while father smiles.

LeAnna Azzolini

Shark Lagoon Nights

More than 13,500 guests come to these special free nights at the Aquarium that occur on most Fridays throughout the year. Guests receive free admission and have the opportunity to explore our Shark Lagoon with touch tanks. Live bands play throughout the evening and drinks and snacks are available for purchase. Sponsorship opportunities are available to reach Aquarium visitors through this year-round event series and through related advertising and promotions.

Tropical Pacific Tunnel

Exhibit Sponsorship

The Aquarium features 12,000 animals in 70 world-class exhibits. Opportunities are available for year-round naming of exhibits, galleries, and other notable features around the Aquarium.

Two young women dissect a squid

Aquarium of the Pacific / Chris Corpus

Education Initiatives

Underwriting opportunities are available to support the Aquarium’s roster of more than 100 education programs that serve 150,000 students and teachers annually, including a needs-based scholarship program that provides free Aquarium field trips to 30,000 students from Title I schools each year.

harpo and another sea lion

Donate Today

Please consider supporting your Aquarium by becoming a member, making a donation, or including the Aquarium in your estate plans. We need your support now more than ever.