Located near the Historic West End in downtown Dallas, The Dallas World Aquarium is available for private events beginning at 6:30 PM. Spend an evening among marine life of the South Pacific, Great Barrier Reef, and the Red and Tasman Seas; take a stroll through a South American rainforest surrounded by lush vegetation, free-flying toucans, lively otters, 800 lb. crocodiles and several species of monkeys; or visit the Yucatan Peninsula and the highland rainforest of the ancient Maya. The dining and event areas available at The Dallas World Aquarium allow for a multitude of culinary experiences. A Certificate of Occupancy (2,800) is adequate for unique accommodations of both seated serve and informal functions. Catering services are provided by DARYL'S BY DESIGN. A Dallas based catering company since 1985, expert in-house staff provide the ultimate attention to detail and creativity in presentation, cuisine and service.