Join Aquarium of the Bay to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Shamrock & Roll. Enjoy local beers, line dancing and light snacks. Channel your inner Leprechaun & dance the night away. [...]

Sea Lion Palooza

Let’s get together and dance the night away to celebrate 30 years of Sea Lions in the Bay! Admission includes: After hours access into Aquarium of the Bay (located at Pier 39) Silent Disco [...]

Yoga with the Sharks

Fridays at 7:30am September 27th – November 8th Start your day off with a gentle yoga flow as sharks, fish, and bat rays swim over and around you. Aquarium of the Bay and Wheel House have [...]

Sea Lions in San Francisco

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the sea lions residency at PIER 39 in 2020, Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating with “Sea Lions in San Francisco” initiative, by having 30 local artists [...]

Memorial Day Weekend

We are grateful for the men and women of our military. Free Admission* for Military Members this Memorial Day Weekend. Plus 20% off general admission for accompanied friends and family. *Military [...]

Marine Mammal May

May 19 – 27 From whales to otters, marine mammals have a powerful presence in the ocean. These diverse animals are key to the health of marine ecosystems, but today they face many [...]

Science Bites

April 23 – 28 Take a bite out of science and uplociscover Bay predators at Aquarium of the Bay. Find out what’s on the menu as we explore some of the Bay’s most fascinating predators. From keen [...]

Yoga with the Sharks

April – June 7: Start your day off with a gentle yoga flow as sharks, fish, and bat rays swim over and around you. Aquarium of the Bay and Wheel House have teamed up to bring early-morning [...]


Know Your Past to Understand Your Future! SANKOFA DAYS @ The BAY, in celebration of Black History Month,  welcomes ALL to join us for one or more of the scheduled activities. SANKOFA DAYS @ The [...]

Sea Lions Anniversary

JANUARY 19 – 20, 2019 We’re celebrating the 29th anniversary of the sea lions’ arrival to PIER 39! Visit for more details! EVERY DAY Stop by the Sea Lion Center (Level 2) and enjoy [...]

Breakfast with Santa Ollie

Enjoy light breakfast and photo opportunity with Santa Ollie 9-10am: Photos with Santa Ollie (one photo per paid guest included), and meet Ollie the Otter. 9-11am: Light breakfast and activities [...]

Underwater Pumpkin Carving

Watch our divers as they perform tricks and carve pumpkins underwater in our Nearshore Tunnel! October 27, 2019 – 1:15pm to 2pm October 31, 2019 – 1:15pm to 2pm (Event is included [...]

River Otters Snow Days

There’s snow in the forecast at Aquarium of the Bay. Join us as our river otters romp and roll in a winter white wonderland as we add over 1,000 pounds of snow to our river otter habitat! [...]

Blue Marble Benefit

Hosted at Aquarium of the Bay, PIER 39, this event is sure to impress. Enjoy dancing and music throughout the aquarium while dining on sustainable seafood and gourmet bites, and the company of [...]