Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Host a splash-worthy celebration at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach!

Let’s Shell-ebrate!

It’s time to shell -ebrate! Whether you prefer a hosted birthday party or a self-guided adventure, enjoy a special day under the sea, embarking on an amazing adventure that your guests will not forget!

Need to Know Info

What's Included

Hosted Birthday Party Package

  • Admission to the aquarium for all birthday party guests after your party time slot

  • Experienced party host

  • Private party room from 12:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m., and optional add-ons

  • Cheese pizza and water/juice

  • Party decoration, themed plates, utensils, tablecloths, napkins, and cups

  • Special gift for the birthday child

  • Happy birthday announcement during the 1:30 p.m. Penguin Parade

    • Only available during the 12:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. slot

 Self-Guided Birthday Party Package

You and your guests can enjoy reduced admission rates when you make a reservation in advance. The birthday guest will receive a birthday sign, gift from the aquarium, and one complimentary group photo.

  • 10 guest minimum to receive discounted admission

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Woah! The aquarium sounds like alotl fun! But what are you doing all the way down here with the axolotls – some of the most secretive salamanders in the world?!

Did you know the spotted salamander is the state amphibian of South Carolina? It earned the title in 1999 thanks to a campaign led by a class of Spartanburg third graders.