Corporate Meetings and Events

Executive space with 62,000 sq feet of wonder just around the corner.  With rooms to be productive and plenty of space to leave the day behind, bring groups from 10 – 500 for an experience that will definitely leave an impression!

Download Event Information and Policies here.

Contact Event Coordinator, Alexis Berke at (218) 740 – 2013 or for more information today.

Choosing the right fit

Great Lakes Aquarium offers spaces for groups of all sizes, from small meetings to family gatherings, all the way through large presentations and corporate events.

Full Facility Rentals for Large Events

Think of us for conference banquets, company parties, fundraising events and more! Host up to 160 for a seated meals on the second floor, and even more with seating on both floors.  Event highlights include seating throughout the second floor, drinks and mingling by tanks of lake trout and sturgeon, and dance the night away in front of the light 24-foot water wall.  Rental includes exclusive access to the building for you and your guests, parking, and on-site aquarium staff.

Setup begins at 6 pm, with events running from 7 pm – 12 am.

Catering is available from   Black Woods Banquet and Catering  or we can approve other licensed caterers upon request.


Meetings and Events for up to 100 guestsDiscovery Center layout

Great Lakes Aquarium offers space for groups of all sizes, from small meetings to daylong workshops with breakout rooms, attendees can enjoy room to gather and explore.

Board Room

Capacity 25-30 people. Tables and chairs provided.  Projector screens and white boards on either side of the room.

Discovery Center Banquet Hall

As one grand space the Discovery Center can accommodate up to 100 people for meetings, dinners or social hours. the space can be divided into three smaller rooms that seat 30-40 people each. Tables and chairs provided.

Holiday Parties

discovery center facing screenA gift of a great experience with every party!

Our new Discovery Center Banquet Hall is the perfect place to host holiday dinners, with a panoramic view of the the Harbor and Bentleyville.  Room for up to 100 guests..

For groups up to 500, consider an after hours full facility event.

For more possibilities contact Event Coordinator, Alexis Berke at (218) 740 – 2013 or