Mississippi's most memorable venue! When planning your next event look no further than Mississippi Aquarium. The Aquarium is like no other event space on the Gulf Coast. Our campus is uniquely suited to host a variety of event styles from traditional to eclectic affairs. Whether it is cocktails with sharks or hors d’oeurves with stingrays, let our space be your oyster!

a culinary experience

Treat your guests and their taste buds to a truly unique culinary experience! Outstanding service provided by our in-house catering team while dining with some of the worlds most amazing aquatic animals. Mississippi Aquarium catering offers sustainable, chef-crafted and locally sourced menu selections. Our world-class culinary team is ready to create a customized menu for your one-of-a-kind event.

our event services team is ready to help you plan your perfect event!

Event Types:

Class Reunions
Birthday Parties
And More!

Let our Event space be your oyster!

corporate & social events

Let's get together!

Overlooking Gulfport Harbor, Jones Park and the beautiful Mississippi Sound, Mississippi Aquarium boasts awe-inspiring indoor and outdoor event spaces making the Aquarium the perfect venue for corporate events, galas, banquets and receptions.

Birthday parties

Celebrate your birthday with us!

Bring your friends and we will supply the fun! Enjoy all day admission to Mississippi Aquarium for you and your guests, a private party room and a visit from our favorite otter, Bayou the Mississippi Aquarium Mascot. Birthday parties are offered on Saturday and Sunday from 9:30am - 11:00am or 11:30am - 1:00pm
Plan your party

weddings & Receptions

It's Your special day!

Let Mississippi Aquarium provide a breathtaking backdrop for your perfect day! Experience the Beauty of an ourdoor wedding with Atlantic bottlenose dolphins or a majestic indoor affair in front of our big viewing window.
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