Christmas Underwater

Now - December 24


This holiday season, dive into Christmas Underwater to discover an incredible world of seasonal underwater fun! Splash into the spirit of the season as Scuba Santa returns to dive with sharks, sea turtles and rays, sharing Christmas cheer with all who come to visit. Discover holiday surprises on both land and sea, including the World's Tallest Underwater Christmas Tree and magical snow-like flurries in the Snowtunda, back by popular demand and better than ever! Don't miss out on the wonder of the season among 15,000 incredible animals.


Explore Christmas Underwater, included with your admission, buy your tickets or make a Member reservation in advance! 

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Discover A Day Filled With An Underwater Winter Wonderland

Scuba Santa Is Coming To Town

Scuba Santa is swimming to town! Watch jolly Ol' Saint Nick share Christmas cheer with our sharks, sea turtles and rays on his daily dives in Ocean Realm. When he's not making his list or decorating the World's Tallest Underwater Christmas Tree, Scuba Santa saves plenty of time for greeting families and waving for Christmas card-worthy photos. Make your memories with Scuba Santa before he swims back to the North Pole on Christmas Eve!

Sea The World's Largest Underwater Christmas Tree

Sea The World's Largest Underwater Christmas Tree

There's more cheer this year, including return of The World's Tallest Underwater Christmas Tree. Exclusively at Adventure Aquarium, this marine marvel stretches 18 feet tall and is decorated with 400 colorful, custom-sculpted corals. Don't miss this colossal Christmas tradition, on display for a limited time only!

Experience Snow, Inside!

Experience Snow, Inside!

Back by popular demand, our enchanting Snowtunda showers you with magical indoor snow-like flurries and twinkles with a brilliant new array of Christmas lights! There's so much to holiday cheer to explore.

Holiday Lights & Decor Galore

Holiday Lights & Decor Galore

Discover festive decor and twinkling lights in every corner of the aquarium, and unique underwater decorations shining bright from our exhibits. Our 15,000 incredible animals are getting in on the Fishmas fun with plenty of festive underwater decorations.

Festive Holiday Programs!

Crafts & Letter to Santa
Create a special seasonal keepsake and write a letter to Scuba Santa.

Walk the Plank: Christmas Edition
Put your knowledge to the test in our ultimate Holiday Trivia Game Show. Hopefully, we won’t be sending anyone to Walk the Plank!

Fishmas Traditions
Join one of Scuba Santa’s El-fish helpers as we finish getting ready for Christmas Underwater and talk about our favorite holiday traditions!

Merry Christmas, Boris
Perfect for our little guppies, join our puppet pals as they try to find the perfect present for their friend Boris the Shark!

Scuba Santa’s Study
Take a peek inside Scuba Santa’s study while he’s busy working on a special photo opportunity!

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1-Day General Admission + Snow Globe Ticket Bundle

1-Day General Admission + Snow Globe Ticket Bundle

Bundle your Adventure Aquarium daily admission with an exclusive Christmas Underwater snow globe, now - December 24, and take home a souvenir to remember your underwater holiday adventure. This is your one-stop-shop for a wonderful and magical Aquarium experience.


$45.99 +tax
$49.99 +tax

Valid for one (1) usage for the date and time selected. Timed tickets are non-refundable. You must arrive within 30 minutes of your scheduled entry time for guaranteed entry.

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