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That's A Moray! Adults-Only Valentine's Day Tour (Sold Out!)

Sold Out - Join us on our Love Bugs event.


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Feb 14, 2016
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM


ABQ BioPark Aquarium
903 Tenth SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102


This event is sold out. You can also sign up for our Love Bugs event on February 13. 

Join us for special adults-only night in the Aquarium. Indulge your animal instincts with the “That’s A Moray” guided tour learning about the exotic, erotic and often curious romantic rituals of aquatic animals. Enjoy appetizers and adult beverages, and extend your experience with a delicious dinner in the romantic Shark Reef Cafe at 7 p.m. 


$30 per person for Aquarium admission, guided Fish Love tour, touchpool animal encounters, appetizers and one adult beverage (cash bar available)

$45 per person for all of the above plus dinner in the Shark Reef Café


5:30 p.m. – check-in at the Aquarium

5:45 p.m. – Group 1 guided tour; Group 2 appetizers/drinks/Touchpool in the front exhibits

6:30 p.m. – Group 2 guided tour; Group 1 appetizers/drinks/Touchpool in the front exhibits

7:15 p.m.  – continue to roam the exhibits, talk to volunteers, visit touchpools on the way to the Café for dinner

7:30 p.m. – conclusion for those not having dinner in café; those with dinner tickets proceed to the Shark Reef Café

Date Night Menu (subject to change)

  • Apps (shareable)
    -Ahi tuna tartar with sesame and soy, green onions, crispy wontons
    -Grilled duck breast lettuce wrap w/ fig blueberry sauce and pickled sweet peppers
    -Hummus flight with red roasted pepper, green edamame, purple cauliflower hummus with flatbread and fresh veggies
  •  Soup
    -Shrimp bisque with sesame crouton
    -Butternut squash bisque with crispy flatbread
  • Entrée
    -Green tea brined Cornish hen w/ lemon rosemary compound butter, sweet potato mash, grilled asparagus
    -Slow roasted espresso rubbed prime rib w/ au jus and horseradish, roasted rosemary red potatoes, grilled asparagus
    -Seared scallops w/ spinach and mint pesto and heirloom tomatoes over angel hair pasta, grilled asparagus
    -Grilled Portobello mushroom stuffed with sun dried tomato, spinach and feta, grilled asparagus
  •  Dessert (shareable)
    -Ice cream nachos with cinnamon sugar tortilla bowl, chocolate and caramel sauces, jelly beans
    -Fresh baked warm brownie with salted caramel ice cream and strawberry sauce