Oregon Coast Aquarium Newport

Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - the aquarium surrounds you to view the fish, sharks and rays 

A world of wonder awaits when over 15,000 animals join you for your next special occasion at the Oregon Coast Aquarium. This one of a kind facility is ranked among the best aquariums in the nation and can meet any group’s event needs. The Aquarium is centrally located on the Oregon Coast in Newport, and features beautiful marine life native to the Pacific Northwest – a setting that ensures you and your guests will have an unforgettable experience.

The Aquarium’s professional and knowledgeable event staff will work with you to ensure the planning and execution of your event is a stress-free experience.

The Aquarium provides full service event accommodations including: access to event area exhibits, tables, your choice of linens, chairs, professional sound equipment & dance floor, event staff, and setup, breakdown and clean-up.

Catering accommodations include: food and beverage selections, water and iced tea table service, buffet serving chafers, catering staff, cloth napkins of your choice, centerpieces, if you choose not to provide your own, and all flatware, dishware and glassware.

Ceremony and reception locations abound at the Aquarium.

During the day, ceremony gatherings of 20 or less are welcome among our many exhibits.

For evening ceremonies and receptions of any size you can reserve the entire facility for friends and family to enjoy an unforgettable after-hours experience.

The Gleason Room, which peers into the Open Sea exhibit, is available for both daytime and evening occasions entertaining up to 100 guests. This private event space also features a patio and windowed views overlooking the serene Yaquina Bay Estuary.

Working with you to create your special day or evening is in our nature at the Oregon Coast Aquarium.

All proceeds from private events are dedicated to supporting the organization’s mission from educational programs and animal care to scientific research and wild animal rehabilitation.

Please feel free to contact the Oregon Coast Aquarium events department at events@Aquarium.orgor by calling 541-867-3474 x5319 for more information. More information is also available at www.aquarium.org

The Oregon Coast Aquarium is dedicated to the highest quality and marine science programs for recreation and education so that the public better understands, cherishes, and conserves the world’s natural marine and coastal resources. An accredited Association of Zoos & Aquariums institution, this 501(c)3 nonprofit organization is ranked as one of the top 10 aquariums in the U.S.Visit us at 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Rd., Newport, OR. www.aquarium.org, 541-867-3474. Follow us on Facebook.com/OregonCoastAquarium, or Twitter.com/OrCoastAquarium for the latest updates.



Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - wedding reception with aquarium viewing window



Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - wedding reception and buffet area



Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - the main lobby with vaulted ceiling for your dinner and dancing bride and groom



Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - shark viewing area for your guest to enjoy



Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - wedding cake



Oregon Coast Wedding Venues - wedding reception table set up