Aquarium Restaurant - Denver




Turn your wedding celebration into an underwater adventure and commemorate your nuptials within the magnificent entertainment and dining complex known as Downtown Aquarium Restaurant in Denver. The aquatic wonderland boasts more than a million gallons of underwater exhibits highlighting ecosystems from around the globe. In addition to aquatic and geographic exhibits, Downtown Aquarium boasts a full-service restaurant, upscale bar, and fully equipped ballroom. Whether you envision an intimate affair or large gathering, the Nautilus Ballroom can accommodate your celebration. Nautilus Ballroom will transport you and your guests to a world of elegance and refinement. The stunning ballroom features beautiful hand-painted ceilings and beaded chandeliers as well as breathtaking views of the downtown skyline from the observation deck. The Dive Lounge is an exceptional space that can be used for cocktail hour. Sit down to a delicious meal customized to your specifications by the award-winning culinary team. The experienced event coordinators are ready to assist you every step of the way, from initial planning to your final sendoff. Your special day will be one you will cherish forever.

Venue Style

Event Center


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 180 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Events must end by 1:30AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception. Please inquire with the venue for the exact food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Please inquire with the venue for additional event hours.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Aquarium Restaurant - Denver is estimated at between $4,579 and $8,529 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.



Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Adult and kid entertainment add-ons available

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:30AM