NC Aquarium Pine Knoll Shores is an aquarium and wedding venue located in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina. When celebrating here, couples will be surrounded by romance, charm, and a setting they will never forget. Whether you're hosting your ceremony, reception, vow renewal, or anything in between, this venue is happy to accommodate you.
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NC Aquarium Pine Knoll Shores offers couples a truly one-of-a-kind atmosphere for their milestone moments. To-be-weds are welcome to say "I do" in the aquarium's tranquil Southside Hall. Here, couples and their loved ones can admire stunning views of the Bouge Sound and adjoining deck as they exchange vows. Memorable cocktail hours can also be held here, allowing guests to watch river otters frolic as they create lifelong memories together. After, receptions can take place in the Ocean Gallery. In this space, complete with a 309,000-gallon saltwater exhibit, newlyweds and their loved ones can celebrate alongside mesmerizing sea creatures. To align with their one-of-a-kind visions for their big days, to-be-weds are invited to rent multiple areas within the venue.
The professional staff and event coordinators at NC Aquarium Pine Knoll Shores are dedicated to creating the perfect ambience for any special occasion. Event essentials such as tables and chairs will be supplied, as well as decor items like centerpieces and votive candles. Full kitchen facilities are available on site so that the couple's preferred catering team can create stand-out meals. For the convenience of those celebrating, the aquarium has a large parking lot.
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Amber Mallard, Special Events Assistant for the NC Aquarium in Pine Knoll Shores is happy to help plan your special event.
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