Events

Make sure to catch one of the special events during your visit to the Texas State Aquarium!

  • Animal Science Exploration Program: Aviculture


    Sun. September 22, 2019 7:00 am - 9:00 am

    This job shadow class takes a closer look at the fascinating and competitive field of aviculture. During this 2-hour class participants will hear from our Bird and Mammal staff about what it takes to do their jobs, follow our curators as they go about the... Read More

  • Deaf Awareness Day


    Thu. September 26, 2019 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    In commemoration of National Deaf Awareness Week, come discover the Aquarium in a modified environment catered to guests who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families/caregivers. Guests of all ages including seniors are welcome to attend this afterno... Read More

  • Teen STEM Café: Larval Fish


    Mon. September 30, 2019 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Each month, teens will explore a new science topic and career pathways. Topics and presenters are identified by our Teen Leadership Team, which helps us guide the program and run the events.   Through interactive topic introductions, demonstrati... Read More

  • Seafood Wars: Clash of the Champions


    Tue. October 22, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Seafood: Atlantic sea scallops Competing Chefs: South Texas Sushi – Michelle Mendez (January Champion) Mudbugs Cajun Icehouse – Joe Andaverde  (April Champion) The Bar & Grill – Robert Flores (July Champion) Speaker: Dr. Jessica Dutton,... Read More

  • 5th Annual Putt Putt and 19th Hole After Party


    Sat. November 9, 2019 7:00 pm

      Putt-Putt is Co-Chaired by Fontaine Gonzalez and Troy Bethel   Putt Putt is the signature fundraiser for the Texas State Aquarium’s young professional group, the Rising Tide Society.  As one of the most unique fundraisers in town, this... Read More

  • Sensory Sensitive Sunday


    Sun. November 17, 2019 9:00 am - 11:00 am

    Sensory Sensitive events can feature sensory-friendly modifications, modified animal presentations, and staff with sensory disorder training, all of which are designed to create a comfortable environment for families and their children who normally may no... Read More

  • Fall 2019 Mini-Camp: Campers to the Rescue!


    Mon. November 25, 2019 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Sometimes an animal needs help – and that’s where an experienced wildlife rescue and rehabilitation team comes into action. Through the course of this conservation mini-camp, campers will become STEM heroes and learn what skills and tools it takes to ... Read More

  • Fall 2019 Mini-Camp: Campers to the Rescue!


    Tue. November 26, 2019 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Sometimes an animal needs help – and that’s where an experienced wildlife rescue and rehabilitation team comes into action. Through the course of this conservation mini-camp, campers will become STEM heroes and learn what skills and tools it takes to ... Read More