An event to remember
Cape Town's most unique function venue brings a touch of glamour, fun and fish to any private or corporate event.
Conveniently situated in the V&A Waterfront, the Two Oceans Aquarium is renowned for its magnificent marine displays as well as its distinctive function venues. Host an event in front of one of our iconic exhibit spaces, or move into The Avenue for larger events, and our experienced functions and events team will take care of your safe event needs, from setup and audiovisual equipment to sustainable catering and decor. All that's needed is you!
Conferences and meetingsWhether you are planning an event for a small or a large group, we have several versatile spaces perfect for conferences, meetings, training and strategy sessions, or any other corporate gathering. Our customisable event spaces, in-house planning, and catering teams can accommodate any unique needs that your event might require.
Private dinners and special occasionsPersonal milestones should be celebrated in style! Perhaps you have a special birthday, anniversary or reunion to celebrate, or you dream of treating VIPS or loved ones to an unforgettable, unique, and exclusive experience. For each of these dreams, you need the best venue and the best service in Cape Town.
Year-end functions, galas, and cocktail gatheringsAny function for your staff, team, or department should be something special. The planning team at the Two Oceans Aquarium are here to make your perfect end-of-year dinner, cocktail evening, or bespoke gala a reality - in a Cape Town venue that will be remembered and spoken about for years.
Weddings and engagementsIf you’re looking for “something blue” to complete your picture-perfect day, look no further than a wedding venue at the Two Oceans Aquarium in the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town. Our full-service team of event professionals will take you from “I will” to “I do” to ensure the unforgettable day of your dreams.
Why choose us?
The Two Oceans Aquarium is a truly unique venue, offering an underwater backdrop like no other, and a serenely memorable setting for any occasion or function. As ambassadors for the ocean, we believe in offering clients a fully holistic eventing experience, from sustainably-sourced in-house catering to beautiful minimal-waste décor – no corners are cut.
Guaranteed green suppliers: Sustainability is the cornerstone of our work and is reflected in our food and decor options.
Halaal-friendly catering: Our in-house kitchen is certified by the Muslim Judicial Council of South Africa.
Versatile spaces: From conferences to training events, all corporate and entertainment needs can be met.
Full-service: Our turnkey offering includes in-house service staff, banqueting professionals and a full catering team.
In-house kitchen staff: Our versatile food and beverage offering is freshly prepared on-site by a team of seasoned professionals.
Convenient location: Located in the V&A Waterfront, this is an especially convenient and impressive space for conferences and summits.
Bespoke function planning services
At the Two Oceans Aquarium, our seasoned team of in-house event planners and catering staff are ready to bring your vision to life and help you tackle all your event needs, so that you can focus on what is most important to you.
The AvenueAn extension of the Two Oceans Aquarium, The Avenue is a bespoke conferencing and event venue that offers a vast space over two levels for bigger conferences and events.
TranquilityWatched over by a living kelp forest, this private room offers some of the most spectacular views at the Two Oceans Aquarium and is available day and night for meetings, presentations or dinners.
I&J Ocean ExhibitWhether viewed from the 10-metre-long transparent tunnel or the giant viewing window - the I&J Ocean Exhibit is your glimpse into South Africa's warm waters. It is a stunning venue for any occasion.
Save Our Seas Foundation Shark ExhibitDine with sharks in front of the Aquarium's iconic, large-scale exhibit which boasts three levels. This impressive venue adds gravitas to any event.
Kelp Forest ExhibitGiant sea bamboo grows like tall trees while fish swim through the algae fronds like birds and abalone. This venue is a tranquil and beautiful space.
The whole Two Oceans AquariumDelight your guests with a party throughout our building, including The Avenue. There are no limits to what we can achieve together.
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