Holiday Events

Celebrate the SEAson all month long!



Letters to Santa

Through Dec. 22

Has your little one been good this year? Of course they have! Come tour the aquarium and then write a letter to Santa and drop it in our EXPRESS mailbox. Guess what? He will write a special letter back to your child! Plus free hot chocolate served in SALT every day.

Photos with Santa

Wed -  Fri thru Dec. 20

Santa Claus is coming to the Aquarium every Wednesday - Friday from 12 - 5 p.m.

Bring your own camera or iphone and capture this magical memorable  moment. Free! Grab some complimentary hot chocolate from our restaurant while you are here.


Red River Express Cruise to the North Pole

Nov 30 - Dec. 22

Celebrating its second year of Christmas magic, this award winning journey to the “North Pole” will make you believe in the spirit of Christmas, complete with hot chocolate, cookies and a very special guest! More info

Laser Light Show & Aquarium Tours

Dec. 7, 8, 20, 21, 22

Come tour the aquarium after hours and celebrate the season with a spectacular holiday laser light show of stunning choreographed laser beams and colorful light effects performed to traditional holiday favorites under the dome. Delicious food and festive beverages available for purchase in SALT until 8 p.m. Shows are 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 each of the above dates and include an aquarium tour.

Members $8/$10

Nonmembers $11/$13

Buy tickets

Outdoor Christmas Concert with Goga

Thursday, Dec. 19, 6 - 9 p.m.

Goga is an internationally acclaimed singer and musician. Enjoy a beautiful free performance of traditional Christmas music overlooking the Red River as we cozy by the fire. Delicious food and festive beverages available for purchase. Located in SALT Courtyard (if weather is bad we will move into the restaurant). 

Hear Goga perform Bocelli

Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus

Saturday, Dec. 21

8 a.m.   

9:30 a.m.

Enjoy a pancake breakfast with big guy himself, Santa! We will also be making reindeer food satchels, writing Santa letters and posing for photos, complete with singalongs and Christmas magic. Then take a self-guided tour of the aquarium (included). Buffet menu: Pancakes (decorate with berries, chocolate chips, whip cream), scrambled eggs, sausage, coffee and juice.

$25 per person (kids 2 and under are free). Buy tickets

SEAson Pass Specials

Through Dec. 31

Give the gift that keeps giving all year long! SEAson pass specials are going on til the end of the month. Purchase a Family of Four membership and get a free Stingray plush toy, magnet and token (an added $32 value!) Purchase online or visit our gift shop for cute plush toys, gift cards, goodies and more! More info

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Shreveport Aquarium

601 Clyde Fant Parkway

Shreveport, Louisiana 71101