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Hours & Schedule

Hours

General Hours:9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Members:9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Restaurant:11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Cafe:9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

We are open every day except Dec. 25.


Schedule

All Feedings Programs Member Events Special Events

No Special Events for Friday, July 12, 2019

Upcoming Special Events

Saturday, July 13
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from the Joint Chiefs.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, July 20
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from the Monterey Jazz Festival Alumni All-Stars.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, July 27
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from Victory Lane.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, August 3
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from Andrea's Fault.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, August 10
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from Fast Times.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, August 17
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from the Monterey Jazz Festival High School All-Stars.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, August 24
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from the White Album Ensemble.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Saturday, August 31
6–8 p.m.

Evenings by the Bay

Join us for extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and see the Aquarium in a whole new light. Enjoy live music, sip a glass of wine and savor sustainable bites while visiting your favorite exhibits. This evening, enjoy live music from the Joint Chiefs.

Small bites available for purchase.

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Fiesta del Mar at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Sunday, October 13
10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Fiesta del Mar

Included with Aquarium admission; children 12 and under admitted free

Latin American traditions come alive during this celebration of ocean conservation! Four renowned chefs will demonstrate how to make delicious dishes featuring sustainable seafood—with free tastings! With live music, dance and crafts for the kids, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
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