Father's Day BBQ

Adventure Aquarium will host its second annual Father’s Day BBQ! Guests will enjoy a delicious BBQ Buffet on our balcony and enjoy the rest of their visit in the aquarium.

This is an afterhours ticketed event, which includes aquarium admission, for both general admission as well as aquarium members. Members will receive a discounted ticket. Tickets must be purchased in advance. There will be no day-of tickets sold. Limited space available.

Event Details


  • Keep the party going as you have fun and let loose with a live DJ dance party!

Shows and Feeds

  • 6:30 PM - Hippo Feeding (Hippo Haven, Zone D)
  • 7:00 PM - Ocean Realm Chat (Ocean Realm Theater, Zone A)
  • 7:15 PM - Up Close Animal Experience (Hippo Haven, Zone D)

Cash Bar available outside at Flying Fish Beer Garden

BBQ Buffet (at Patio off of the Rotunda)

  • Grilled Angus Hamburgers
  • All Beef Hot Dogs
  • BBQ Chicken
  • Cider Cole Slaw
  • Bourbon Bacon Baked Beans
  • Old Fashioned Redskin Potato Salad
  • Cilantro Lime Butter Corn on the Cobb
  • Sliced Watermelon
  • Housed Baked Cookies
  • Iced Tea, Lemonade and Soft Drinks