Need some inspir-ocean for your child’s next birthday? Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada birthday parties let you shell-ebrate with more than 20,000 fishy friends! Invite your guests to make a splash and marvel at this incredible underwater experience in one of Toronto’s most unique event destinations. No trout about it!

Recommended for kids aged 4–10 years, all those interested in ocean life as well as science and conservation will have a turtley great time at this unique party program. The Aquarium’s jaw-some educators take your group through marine- and science-themed games, crafts, and even a science experiment or two!

Birthday time slots are available on Saturdays and Sundays, 10:30am—12:00pm, 1:00—2:30pm and 3:30—5:00pm. Bookings are are through online submission form only, on a first-come, first-served basis, so don’t delay!

Standard Birthday Package

  • Admission for up to 24 guests (including adults and children)
  • Annual passholders save 10%
  • Birthday Party admission includes access to the Aquarium before or after your party time slot
  • 90 minutes in a private party room
  • A Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada Educator to lead the guests through science experiments, hands-on activities, and more!
  • A gift loot bag for every child who attends the party
  • Downloadable and printable birthday invitations in five different themes

(Package details are subject to change.)

Note: Food and drinks are not included; however, Sullivan & Bleeker jarcakes are available to add to loot bags at an additional cost. All decorations are provided by Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, as no additional decor (balloons, confetti, piñatas, etc.) are permitted inside the venue for both the health and safety of the marine life.

Referral Offer

Are you a past or current birthday party client? When you refer Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada to a friend, you will receive two general admission tickets when they book a birthday party!

About Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

Immerse yourself in a world of more than 20,000 aquatic animals and discover your own underwater adventure. The Aquarium boasts more than 5.7 million litres of water, North America’s longest underwater viewing tunnel, and more than 100 interactive opportunities! This awe-inspiring attraction consists of ten carefully curated galleries, starting with species from Toronto’s backyard, the Great Lakes basin. Exhibits also include a cross-section of saltwater and freshwater environments from around the world.

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada is also a proud member of the World Association of Zoos & Aquariums. WAZA provides support for species-conservation management and husbandry of animals in human-care. Furthermore, WAZA encourages the highest standards in member institutions.

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada Birthday Parties

Where: 288 Bremner Boulevard, Toronto

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