Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Host a splash-worthy celebration at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies!

Let’s Shell-ebrate!

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

Birthday Party Package

  • Admission to the aquarium for all birthday party guests

  • Private party room

  • Cake, juice, water

  • Party plates and utensils

  • Special gift and sign for the birthday child

  • Party favors and decorations based on chosen theme: Mermaid, Ocean, Shark, Pirate, or Island

Swirling Pinstripe backdrop

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 Great Smoky Mountains are considered the Salamander Capital of the World? Salamanders are abundant in the Smokies and outnumber human visitors on even the park’s busiest days!