Texas State Aquarium

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Starting at $3,482 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $3k for 50 Guests
Starting at $3k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 1100

Starting price

3K$ to start

Peak Season



Underwater Dolphin Room
Caribbean Shark Exhibit
Entire Aquarium
Caribbean Jungle Overlook
Underwater Dolphin Room
Gulf of Mexico Exhibit
Gulf of Mexico
Caribbean Skyline
Caribbean Journey


Event Center
Ocean/Waterfront View
City/Skyline View


More than just an Event, it’s an Experience! Thank you for your interest in the Texas State Aquarium for your upcoming Event! We look forward to the opportunity of potentially hosting this special event and celebrating with you. The Texas State Aquarium is a non-profit organization which means all the money you spend with us goes right back into the Aquarium which helps assist in achieving our mission to engage people with animals, inspire appreciation for our seas, and support wildlife conservation. Hosting your event at the Texas State Aquarium will make it unforgettable not only for you but for all of your guests. We offer Full Services events including tables, lines, centerpieces and more. Our goal is to make the planning process as simple as possible. Our event packages can offer all the essentials and can also be upgraded to offer enhanced amenities, such as dolphin shows and creature features that will allow you to customize your event to best meet your expectation's and budget. Besides that, where else can you celebrate with the Dolphins and Sharks!

Venue Notes

The rental fee ranges from $1,500 to $7,000 for a reception and includes 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $500.

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Venue set up and clean up
Wedding planning services


- Alcohol must be provided by venue- All food and beverage handled by venue- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- Catering provided by venue- Food & beverage minimum- General liability insurance required- Music must end by 10:00PM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- Smoking in designated areas only