Evenings by the Bay at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Join us for Evenings by the Bay! Extended summer hours until 8 p.m. on select weekend dates allow you to see the Aquarium in a whole new light.

Stroll our galleries with fewer people as you enjoy a glass of wine and listen to live musical performances. Plus, enjoy delicious, sustainable food featuring the freshest ingredients sourced from Monterey Bay and the Central Valley.

Save the date! Please check back for updates about this event.

June 30–Sept. 1 (Saturdays)

6–8 p.m.

  • Event included with Aquarium admission. Locals receive special admission prices after 6 p.m.
  • Food and beverage selections will be available for purchase.
  • Please note that not all exhibits are available for viewing during these extended hours.