Host An Event

Conveniently located on the Camden, New Jersey Waterfront, just two miles from Center City, Philadelphia, Adventure Aquarium offers a unique setting for your next event. Accommodating small, intimate gatherings to the most extravagant celebration, Adventure Aquarium is the perfect venue for weddings, holiday parties, bar and bat mitzvahs, proms and galas. No matter what the occasion, your guests will enter breathless and leave talking.

Adventure Aquarium offers a truly unique setting, perfect for any event. Whether you are planning a wedding, corporate meetings or a social event, Adventure Aquarium will allow you to mingle among some of the world’s most amazing creatures while you and your guests enjoy food and drinks in the glow of the Philadelphia skyline.

Ready to plan your event, or simply have some questions? Contact us today!

Events & Catering Department
Phone Number: 856-365-3300 ext. 7375
E-mail: events@adventureaquarium.com
Online Request: Click here to complete online request form.

Host your event at either of our event space locations and let us cater for you:

Currents Ballroom

Immerse your guests in luxury as they enter Currents, the ballroom at Adventure Aquarium. Imagine an event space with a spectacular view of the Philadelphia skyline and a fascinating look into our 550,000-gallon Shark Realm exhibit, which feature hundreds of amazing fish and nearly 30 sharks! A dramatic entryway into the ballroom creates ample room for greeting guests upon arrival. The contemporary design of flowing ceiling panels and etched wave walls creates a tranquil underwater décor. In addition, multiple ballroom configurations can be achieved that offer guests the expansive Currents Ballroom experience or the more intimate West Wind, Oceanic or Gulfstream rooms.

Ocean Realm Gallery

Mingle in front of our 760,000-gallon Ocean Realm exhibit full of colorful fish, playful sea turtles, sharks, shark rays, and stingrays while enjoying cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Wander through Caribbean Currents and see thousands of tropical fish, as well as an indoor waterfall at Rivers of the World. Dance under the magical undersea mobile in our rotunda as you enjoy a perfect view of the striking Philadelphia skyline, spectacular at sunset.

Catering

Our exclusive in-house catering will delight even the most sophisticated palate. Our culinary team, led by Executive Chef Dave Snock creates customized menus rivaling that of the finest restaurants. Our chefs carefully prepare your chosen menu following the highest standard of excellence. Each of our menus boasts contemporary cuisines and Signature selections perfect for cocktail receptions, tapas-style dining, elegant seated affairs and much more. We top off your catering experience with a choice of top-quality spirits, eclectic wine list and non-alcoholic beverages that complements our cutting edge menu selections.

Testimonial:


"Everything was absolutely fabulous. The staff were amazing and made sure we had everything we needed and then some. Our guests have been raving since the reception. We wouldn't have done anything differently. Thank you so much for your help over the past months. You made this whole process fun and enjoyable! Kudos again to the staff!"

- Danielle Weist,
Newlywed 2014