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.

2015 CALENDAR OF EVENTS:
Monday, January 19 8:00 a.m. Spring Break Camp Registration Opens
Friday, February 13 - Sunday, February 15   Island of Lemurs 3D IMAX Member Screenings
Sunday, February 15 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Valentine Sunset Cruise
Thursday, February 19 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Romantic Seafood Dinner at 1885
Tuesday, February 24 10:15 - 11:15 a.m. Small Fry February I
Wednesday, February 25 10:15 - 11:15 a.m. Small Fry February II
Monday, March 2   Summer Camp Registration Opens for Members
Thursday, March 5 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Aquarium Adventures: The Quest for Colors
Friday, March 6 - Sunday, March 8   Humpback Whales 3D IMAX Member Screenings
Saturday, March 7 10:00 a.m. - Noon Rain Barrel Workshop
Friday, March 13 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Alligator Bayou Bash!
Saturday, March 21 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. William's Island: Kid's Adventure Cruise
Thursday, March 26 5 - 7 p.m. Nature Nuts: Spring 2015
Sunday, March 29 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Spring Wildflower Walk
Monday, March 30 - Friday, April 3   Spring Break Camp
Friday, April 10 - Saturday, April 11 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 a.m. Sleep in the Deep: Family Sleepover
Saturday, April 11 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Vegetable & Herb Container Gardening Workshop
Sunday, April 19 10:00 a.m. - Noon Civil War Cruise: Chattanooga, April 1865
Saturday, April 25 8:00 a.m. - Noon Clean and Green!
Saturday, May 2 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Waste Not, Want Not: Water Quality Cruise
Thursday, May 7 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Around-the-World Dinner at Broad Street Grille

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