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

October 28, 2018
  • Fins and Frights 2018

    October 28, 2018  11:00 am6:00 pm
    Via Aquarium

    Our annual Fins and frights is a family-friendly day for your children to explore our spooktacular aquarium in costume, all while learning interesting and fun facts. Of course, getting all the candy!

    Enjoy our decorated aquarium with live underwater pumpkin carvings (times to be announced), fall vendors, and much more. We will also be having our fun parade and costume contest (pre-register online).

    Fins and Frights

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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

October 21, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 21, 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

    October 21, 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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October 22, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 22, 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

    October 22, 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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October 23, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    October 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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October 24, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    October 24, 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 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

    See more details

  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    See more details

October 25, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    October 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

    See more details

October 26, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    October 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

October 27, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    October 27, 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 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

    October 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

October 28, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    October 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

October 29, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    October 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

October 30, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    October 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

    October 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 31, 2018
  • Free Craft Day at VIA Aquarium: Wednesday and Saturday

    October 31, 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 31, 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 31, 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

November 1, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    November 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

    November 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

November 2, 2018
  • Stingray Feedings

    November 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

    November 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

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

    November 3, 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

    November 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

    November 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