Request a ticket donation from Great Lakes Aquarium

Due to the high volume of donation requests, all donations must be processed through this form. Thank you for your understanding. Filling out this form is not a guarantee of donation; our staff will contact you about the status of your request.

Questions about this form? Please contact Abby Smith, Front End Manager, at or 218-740-2003. We get hundreds of requests each year. Please note that submitting a request does not guarantee a donation. Organizations will be granted only one request per year. Monetary donations are not available. The maximum donation for each ticket request is: two (2) complimentary adult admission tickets and two (2) complimentary child admission tickets.

  • Please allow at least 30 days before the date of your event for your request to be processed. If you would like your tickets mailed, please allow additional time.

    If you are not requesting tickets for an event, please list the date you will need to have the tickets by.
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  • Please note that we only accept donation requests from organizations and events in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
  • What is the event you are hosting? How will you use this donation? Who will benefit from this donation?
  • A maximum of two adult tickets can be provided.
  • A maximum of two child tickets can be provided.
  • Preference will be given for organizations with 501(c)3 non-profit status and established charities.