Birthday Parties

Celebrate Your Special Day Under the Sea for a Sharktastic Birthday!

Celebrate your birthday at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies with fascinating fish and magnificent sharks. Invite family and friends and we’ll take care of the rest. Dive in and join us for a Sharktastic birthday to remember!

Birthday Celebration Includes:

  • Admission to the Aquarium after the party.
  • Cake and punch.
  • A personalized greeting from a diver during a dive show.
  • Goody bags for each child and a special gift for the birthday child.
  • Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies invitations.
  • Decorated private room.
  • An educator to host your party.
  • Interactive classroom activities.
  • Take home craft.
  • Creature Feature – one on one time with an animal!

Add an exciting sleepover…

  • Sleep With the Sharks at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
  • PJ Party With the Penguins at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
  • Bedtime With the Bizarre at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium
  • Midnight With the Monsters at Ripley’s Haunted Adventure

For Reservations & Additional Information

To make reservations please call 888-240-1358 ext. 2142.  You can also email your questions to