Events

From Saturday Crafts & Wednesday Reading to our legendary mermaid visits, VIA Aquarium has all the spectacular events to make and already stellar visit unforgettable.

Upcoming Special Events

September 23, 2018
  • Mer Con 2018: Mermaid Convention

    September 21, 2018September 23, 2018  
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    This year we are dedicating an entire weekend to Mermaid culture and lifestyle! Join us as we celebrate the vivid styles, body positiveness, and the message of conservation that mermaids revere.

    Check back here for announcements about vendors, guests, and activities!

    https://www.facebook.com/events/836496733211941/

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  • MerCon 2018: KidsDay

    September 23, 2018  10:00 am5:00 pm
    Via Aquarium

    As a part of #MerCon2018 we will be having a #KidsDay !

    Come for an array of wonderful mermaid themed vendors, a live mermaid princess and a showing of the live action Little Mermaid.

    11-5pm: Vendor Show
    11 – 1:30pm: Mermaid Princes Appearance for photos and autographs.
    1:30 – 3:00pm: Exclusive showing of the new live action Little Mermaid from Conglomerate Media (Tickets sold day of at admissions).

    VIA Aquarium is open until 7pm, you are welcome to stay

    https://www.facebook.com/events/312397729523661/

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  • The Little Mermaid 2018

    September 23, 2018  1:30 pm3:00 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Check out the only Capital Region showing of the new Little Mermaid movie from Conglomerate Media!
     Watch the trailer!

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October 31, 2018
  • VIA | Port Safe Trick or Treat

    October 31, 2018  5:00 pm7:00 pm
    Viaport Rotterdam

    Visit us at VIA|Port’s yearly safe trick or treat in the mall for kids; come for Pumpkin carving, trick or treating, and of course a Halloween Party!

    Pumpkin Painting: 11am – Please Reserve
    Space is limited so please register your children. You can bring your own pumpkin or choose from our selection. A 10 minute grace period will be given, however, space and materials are limited so we cannot guarantee your space once the grace period has expired.

    VIA Safe Trick or Treat

    Halloween Party; #KidsDay
    Begins 7pm at VIA Entertainment
    Our yearly costume contest for monsters and ghouls of all ages! Space is limited so please register your children.
    • Most Original • Best Squad • Most Frightful • Most Humorous

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1262083793933658/

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Upcoming Special Weekly

September 23, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    September 23, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

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  • Stingray Feedings

    September 23, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

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September 24, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    September 24, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

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  • Stingray Feedings

    September 24, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

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September 25, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    September 25, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 25, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

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September 26, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    September 26, 2018  10:30 am12:00 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us every Wednesday and Saturday for our free weekly Craft Day!
    These weekly educational programs focus on fun and creative ways to educate children of all ages on the wonders of our planet.

    #WednesdayReading is our weekly educational reading for all ages. The reading begins at 10:30am. After, children will either make a craft or do a group activity
    Every Wednesday: 10:30am

    #SaturdayCrafts is our weekly craft day, this self-guided craft is a great educational exercise in which your child can create, learn, and most importantly; have fun!

    Every Saturday: 12- 2pm

    Don’t forget to follow this event to receive updates and share with friends! 🙂

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1668410466545355/

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  • Stingray Feedings

    September 26, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 26, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

September 27, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    September 27, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 27, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

September 28, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    September 28, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 28, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

September 29, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    September 29, 2018  12:00 pm2:00 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us every Wednesday and Saturday for our free weekly Craft Day!
    These weekly educational programs focus on fun and creative ways to educate children of all ages on the wonders of our planet.

    #WednesdayReading is our weekly educational reading for all ages. The reading begins at 10:30am. After, children will either make a craft or do a group activity
    Every Wednesday: 10:30am

    #SaturdayCrafts is our weekly craft day, this self-guided craft is a great educational exercise in which your child can create, learn, and most importantly; have fun!

    Every Saturday: 12- 2pm

    Don’t forget to follow this event to receive updates and share with friends! 🙂

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1668410466545355/

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 29, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 29, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

September 30, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    September 30, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    September 30, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

October 1, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 1, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 1, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

October 2, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 2, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 2, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

October 3, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    October 3, 2018  10:30 am12:00 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us every Wednesday and Saturday for our free weekly Craft Day!
    These weekly educational programs focus on fun and creative ways to educate children of all ages on the wonders of our planet.

    #WednesdayReading is our weekly educational reading for all ages. The reading begins at 10:30am. After, children will either make a craft or do a group activity
    Every Wednesday: 10:30am

    #SaturdayCrafts is our weekly craft day, this self-guided craft is a great educational exercise in which your child can create, learn, and most importantly; have fun!

    Every Saturday: 12- 2pm

    Don’t forget to follow this event to receive updates and share with friends! 🙂

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1668410466545355/

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 3, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 3, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

October 4, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 4, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 4, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

October 5, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 5, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 5, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

October 6, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    October 6, 2018  12:00 pm2:00 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us every Wednesday and Saturday for our free weekly Craft Day!
    These weekly educational programs focus on fun and creative ways to educate children of all ages on the wonders of our planet.

    #WednesdayReading is our weekly educational reading for all ages. The reading begins at 10:30am. After, children will either make a craft or do a group activity
    Every Wednesday: 10:30am

    #SaturdayCrafts is our weekly craft day, this self-guided craft is a great educational exercise in which your child can create, learn, and most importantly; have fun!

    Every Saturday: 12- 2pm

    Don’t forget to follow this event to receive updates and share with friends! 🙂

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1668410466545355/

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 6, 2018  12:00 pm12:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 6, 2018  4:00 pm4:30 pm
    Via Aquarium, 93 W Campbell Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

    Join us Everyday at 12 & 4pm for our daily stingray feeding. An unforgettable experience, have a stingray swim right up and gently take food from your hand.

    All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Recommended ages 5+

    -Limited space: you must pre-register at admissions.

    Admission Tickets

    See more details