Aquarium Aglow

South Carolina Aquarium

See the Aquarium in a whole new light! 

The wonder of the season comes alive at Aquarium Aglow, elegant evenings of holiday celebration in the heart of downtown Charleston.

Gather friends and loved ones to journey through the Aquarium, becoming immersed in waves of color from tens of thousands of lights. Installations, from warm and nostalgic to awe-inspiring and contemporary, transform the Aquarium you know and love.

Combined with interactive displays and refreshments (including food, wine and beer available for purchase), Aquarium Aglow is an experience sure to become a new holiday tradition for many. 

Aquarium Aglow opens to the public on Friday, November 18, and runs 5:30–9:30 p.m. on select dates through Saturday, December 31, 2022.

Tickets start at $26.95 for adults (13+) and $22.95 for children (3–12). Toddlers (0–2) attend for free.

Aquarium members enjoy 20% off general admission prices. 

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