Everyone gets a thrill out of drinking where you shouldn't and wandering around the aquarium with a drink in hand is the perfect summer night out. This summer, the Vancouver Aquarium is having an epic party that you won't want to miss. For anyone who hasn't checked out the Vancouver Aquarium after hours party before, this summer edition is the best one to start with because it's warm enough to spend lots of time outside with the Steller sea lions and otters!

The Aquarium hosts a couple of these after-hours parties a year, and this August edition is Pride-themed. Happening right as the city starts to kick off its Pride celebration weekend, you'll get swept up in a sea of colour at this bumping after hours. Plus, expect live drag performances right inside the aquarium. You better work, fish!

This +19 event means that you won't have to feel guilty about taking a seat from a kid when you watch training demos or sit directly in front of the dolphin tank! 

There will be wine, beer and a colourful signature cocktail or two on offer available at bars throughout the aquarium. Their cafe will be open, too so you can take a break from the festivities to grab dinner or a snack.

This party is an easy way to enjoy a visit to the aquarium without any kids around. Also, if you've never attended a Pride party before then this is a great place to get your feet wet! It's a totally inclusive space that's full of energy, fun and good vibes.

After Hours At The Vancouver Aquarium

When: Thursday, August 1 from 7 PM to 11 PM

Price: $38

Address: 845 Avison Way, Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2

Why you need to go: This colourful Pride edition of the adults-only after hours at the aquarium is one of the most fun and unique parties this summer!


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