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Today's Hours: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Prom, Homecoming, & School Formal Packages

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 12,000 animals as your guests.

Premier Catering and the Aquarium of the Pacific with combined efforts, will bring to you unsurpassed quality and exceptional service. With our knowledgeable special events team, innovative menus, and unique venue space your occasion will have unlimited opportunities to become an unforgettable evening!

  • Event Time: 8:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
  • Personalized Aquarium of the Pacific event ticket
  • Professionally designed buffet décor
  • Ice Water and Lemonade Stations
  • Complimentary tables, chairs, appropriate dishware, flatware and standard linens for up to 20 tables and 200 chairs, additional seating available for rent.
  • Ten Complimentary eight foot tables for registration, coat check, and photos
  • Friday night 250 minimum guest count.
  • Saturday night 500 minimum guest count.

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 - temporarily unavailable

  • 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.