Living in Tampa, there are always great date night options around every corner. Especially with Valentine’s Day closing in on us, there are tons of great places to eat, events going on, and other awesome hot spots to enjoy this month (and next). If you’re looking for something fun and don’t want to leave Tampa, consider The Florida Aquarium! Starting February 14, the aquarium will be hosting multiple events for you and your family or that special someone to enjoy! Check it out!
Valentine’s Day Dinner
February 14, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Take a trip under the sea this Valentine’s Day! Enjoy dinner with that special someone with views of the aquarium, beautiful blue water, and all of the incredible animals and plants that call Florida home. **This event is currently sold out.**
Workout by the Water- Flow with the Fishes
February 23, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Prepare for all of the downward dogs you can handle as you experience yoga at The Florida Aquarium. Enjoy a taste of serenity as you pose by the sea. This class will be taught by Pose by Pose Yoga and will occur by the Coral Reef! Once the class is over, spend the rest of the day at the aquarium. Bet you’ve never had a yoga class like this before.
CIBC Aquatic Lounge
Ready for a brand new exhibit to hit The Florida Aquarium? This February 27, check out The CIBC Aquatic Lounge. This new exhibit will feature art exhibits all to show off new animals to the aquarium! It will be an additional event space at the aquarium for receptions, corporate events, and private events. This new exhibit is possible due to a multi-year partnership with CIBC Bank USA! Mark your calendars for February 27 and check it out!
Leap with the Fishes- 21+ Sleepover
February 29-March 1, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.
You’ve vinyasa’d with the fishes, now it’s time to spend the night with them! This sleepover experience is only for those fish 21+, so no minnows, please! Attendees will explore the aquarium on a behind-the-scenes tour with the staff only doors and experience the aquarium after hours. There will also be a squid dissection, close up animal encounters, 90’s karaoke and more! The next morning, enjoy breakfast and all day at the aquarium! Talk about a cool over-nighter.
Keep an Eye Out for these Events in March
- Washed Ashore- Art to Save the Sea
- Splash Back to the ’90s
Whether you’re an aquarium member or you’re just looking for something fun to do, The Florida Aquarium is the place for you to play, explore, and learn this February!