Events & Programs

The Tennessee Aquarium offers a variety of special events and programs each month.

Programs for children and adults are hosted on the Aquarium campus and themed cruises are offered aboard the River Gorge Explorer. Check out this calendar for fun outings that match your family's interests and age ranges. Visit our full calendar for all listings including IMAX showtimes, RGE cruises, dive shows, bird shows and penguin feedings.

2016 CALENDAR OF EVENTS:
Saturday, Feb. 13 10:00 am - Noon Nature Nuts: Salamanders
Sunday, Feb. 14 2:00 - 5:00 pm Valentine's Sunset Cruise
Friday-Saturday, Feb. 26-27 5:30 pm - 8:30 am Sleep in the Deep: Family Sleepover
Thursday, Mar. 3 6:00 - 8:00 pm The FEED Co. Table & Tavern Dinner
Saturday, Mar. 12 10:00 am - Noon Rain Barrel Workshop
Thursday, Mar. 17 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 1
Friday, Mar. 18 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 2
Saturday, Mar. 19 12:30 - 2:00 pm  Williams Island: Kid’s Adventure Cruise
Tuesday, Mar. 22 5:00 - 7:30 pm Meet Max Lowe, National Geographic Adventurer
Thursday, Mar. 24 5:00 - 7:00 pm Nature Nuts: March Madness
Thursday, Mar. 24 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 3
Friday, Mar. 25 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 4
Thursday, Mar. 31 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 5
Friday, Apr. 1 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 6
Sunday, Apr. 3 2:00 - 5:00 pm Spring Wildflower Walk
Thursday, Apr. 7 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 7
Friday, Apr. 8 9:00 - 11:00 am Early Bird Safari: Session 8
Saturday, Apr. 9 2:00 - 3:00 pm Adventures with Arapaima
Thursday, Apr. 14 6:00 - 7:30 pm A Bully Good Time with Teddy Roosevelt
Saturday, Apr. 16 Noon - 2:00 pm Secrets of the Riverbank Cruise
Saturday, Apr. 23 10:00 - 11:30 am DIY Workshop: Containers for Spring
Thursday, Apr. 28 5:00 - 7:00 pm Nature Nuts: Bird Migration
Thursday, May 5 9:30 - 10:30 am Aquarium Adventures: Animal Shapes and Sizes
Sunday, May 8 1:00 - 3:00 pm Happy Mother’s Day Cruise
Saturday, May 14 10:30 am - 12:30 pm Spring Fling with TNACI Cruise
Saturday, May 14 8:00 - 10:00 pm Nature Nuts: Nocturnal Insects
Friday-Saturday, May 20-21 5:30 pm - 8:30 am Sleep in the Deep: Family Sleepover

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