Wild Nights Overnight EdVentures


Ever wonder what happens at the aquarium at night after the lights go out? Then this is a program for you and your friends. Bring your sleeping bag and enjoy an engaging evening with live animal encounters, moonlight tours, and more.

Please note:

  • Pre-registration and payment is required for all guests.
  • Please advise of any dietary needs or special accommodations when registering.
  • Guest must be 5 years and older.
  • 1 adult chaperone (21+) is required for every 4 children (17 and under).

Family Overnights

  • Spring Overnight

    March 22nd, 2019
    6:00 PM – 7:00 AM
    $75 Non-Member/$67.50 Member

    Register
  • Summer Overnight

    May
    6:00 PM – 7:00 AM
    $75 Non-Member/$67.50 Member

    Register
  • Fall Overnight

    October
    6:00 PM – 7:00 AM
    $75 Non-Member/$67.50 Member

    Register
  • Winter Overnight

    December
    6:00 PM – 7:00 AM
    $75 Non-Member/$67.50 Member

    Register

 

Private Party Overnights


Request an Overnight

Please note:

  • Must book at least 1 month in advance.
  • Non-refundable deposit of $200 is due at booking.
  • Minimum of 15 participants ages 5 and up.
  • Maximum of 50 participants.
  • Conditions and Policies

  • Aquarium Adventure Only

    Dive in to a world-class aquarium adventure featuring 1.5 million gallons of freshwater and saltwater habitats teeming with 35,000 live fish, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and birds.

    • Child:
      $75
    • Adult:
      $75
  • Wildlife Galleries Only

    Fully immersive wildlife galleries transport you to the wildest places on earth in an exciting and educational trip showcasing the history of the conservation movement.

    • Child:
      $75
    • Adult:
      $75

Important Overnight Information


Overnight Includes

  • Pizza Dinner (pizza, lemonade, vegetable tray)
  • Popcorn Snack
  • Continental Breakfast (juice, cereal, fruit, muffins/donuts
  • Activities
  • Access to WOW Museum and Aquarium prior to the Overnight EdVenture
  • Souvenir backpack and patch

Guests Should Bring

  • A pillow
  • Sleeping bag
  • Pajamas
  • Next day clothing
  • Personal toiletries

Optional Items

  • Sleeping pad
  • Ear plugs
  • Adults may bring a twin size air mattress no larger than 39” x 75” x 7”

Prohibited Items

  • Flash lights
  • Headlamps
  • Radios
  • White noise machines
  • Cots/double stack cots

 

Sample Overnight Schedule

  • 10:00 am – 5:45 pm: Self-guided tour of the Wonders of Wildlife National Museum or Aquarium
  • 6:00 pm: Check-in/Ice Breaker Games
  • 6:30 pm: Dinner
  • 7:00 pm: Animal Presentation
  • 7:30 pm: Hands on activity
  • 8:30 pm: Transition to Sleeping Area
  • 9:00 pm: Aquarium Scavenger Hunt
  • 10:00 pm: Scavengers Return/Snack/Setup for bed
  • 10:30 pm: Movie / Bed
  • 12:00 am: All lights out
  • 7:00 am: Rise and shine/Cleanup sleeping area
  • 7:45 am: Breakfast/Goodbyes