Sleepover at the Kelp Forest Exhibit

Join us for a fun-filled Summer Nights Seashore Sleepover! Starting at 6 p.m., enjoy live music and wine tasting during Evenings by the Bay. When the doors close at 8 p.m., explore the Aquarium without daytime crowds. Enjoy special programs and a light bedtime snack. End the evening with a late-night nature movie before sleeping in front of your favorite exhibit. Wake up with the fishes and enjoy a continental breakfast in the Cafe.



5 to adult
Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Youth groups of 12 or more (ages 5-14): one adult chaperone (21+) is required for every four youth campers. Groups of 12 or more must call the Sales & Reservation Center.


Saturday, July 18, 2015
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Saturday, August 1, 2015
Saturday, August 8, 2015  
Saturday, August 22, 2015


6 p.m.-8:30 a.m.


$115 per person, general public
$85 per person, Aquarium members
$85 per person if part of a group of 12 or more; groups of 12 or more must call the Sales & Reservation Center

Things You Should Know

Space is limited:

We recommend you pre-register for all events. Dates and availability are subject to change.

Reservations by phone:

To receive the group discount for groups of 12 or more, you must call the Sales & Reservation Center Mon.-Fri.: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (except holidays).
(831) 647-6886 or toll-free in the U.S. and Canada
(866) 963-9645

Fee information:

Purchase of Aquarium admission is not required to participate in a sleepover. If you wish to spend the day at the Aquarium before or after your sleepover, you'll need to purchase Aquarium admission. 
All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.


We require at least five days' notice in order to offer a refund. Reservations and cancellations are processed by phone or in person (not by e-mail).

Other information:

Download our Summer Nights Sleepover Planning Guide (PDF)


Call the Sales & Reservation Center or e-mail Aquarium Adventures.