Activities and Events

Activities and Events

Please note: All activities are subject to change. Check back here or on our Facebook page, Twitter Page, Instagram and other social media to stay up to date on cancellations and rescheduled events.    

June 2016

June 8 – World Oceans Day – Join us from June 8 – June 11 for activities and information about our oceans and how to protect them.

June 10 – Sleep with the Sharks – Ever dreamed of dreaming with the sharks? Come join us at the Aquarium for our Sleep with the Sharks overnight event! If sharks aren't your idea of a relaxing nights sleep then feel free to Slumber with the Seahorses! The fun-filled night begins with check-in at 7:00 p.m. and includes a light snack, drinks, dive show, scavenger hunt, flashlight tour, a movie, and then sweet sea-themed dreams! Wake up and join us for breakfast. The adventure ends at 8:00 a.m.

June 15 – Marine Biologist for a Day – Dive into an aquatic adventure and discover what it takes to be a marine biologist at the Oklahoma Aquarium! Our junior marine biologists will experience the daily workings of the Aquarium, including: food preparation, animal feeding and care, water quality testing and even performing a necropsy.

June 17- Finding Dory – Finding Dory premiers in theaters.

June 18 – Behind-the-Scenes Tour – Go behind-the-scenes and see what it is like above our shark exhibit and more! Tickets are sold Saturday morning on a first come, first served basis.

June 19 – Fathers Day – On Sunday June 19, join the Oklahoma Aquarium in celebrating fathers and father figures on this day of recognition. Come to the Aquarium on Sunday June 19 and dads get in free with purchase of another ticket.If you're looking for a gift for Dad, help the Aquarium out too! Before shopping on Amazon, visit smile.amazon.com. By selecting the Oklahoma Aquarium Foundation we recieve a portion of the sales! 

June 22 – Marine Biologist for a Day – Dive into an aquatic adventure and discover what it takes to be a marine biologist at the Oklahoma Aquarium! Our junior marine biologists will experience the daily workings of the Aquarium, including: food preparation, animal feeding and care, water quality testing and even performing a necropsy.

June 26 – Pinot's Palette – Time to feed the fish, mind your fingers and toes!  The price of the class includes admission into the aquarium, 2 hour Shark Painting and a behind the scenes tour of the Sharks! This is going to be a blast!

June 26 – July 3 – Shark Week – More info to come

June 29 – Marine Biologist for a Day – Dive into an aquatic adventure and discover what it takes to be a marine biologist at the Oklahoma Aquarium! Our junior marine biologists will experience the daily workings of the Aquarium, including: food preparation, animal feeding and care, water quality testing and even performing a necropsy.