Escape to a dinner oasis during Paradise Nights at Discovery Cove.

Paradise Nights

Whether celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or just a night out, you can escape to a dinner oasis during Paradise Nights at Discovery Cove.

You will spend the evening in a lush tropical environment including up-close encounters with the park’s resident animals. Some of nature’s most fascinating ambassadors from South America, Australia, and Africa may be found mingling among attendees before the meal.

Tropically-inspired and sustainably sourced dishes are featured at the all-inclusive buffet on the beach. Entrées include pan-seared salmon, Hawaiian chicken, and a carving station with herb roasted beef. Signature cocktails, beer and wine are also included in the dining reservation.

Just before dessert, you will be treated to a special dolphin presentation – the perfect finale to a night in paradise. Filled with insight from the Discovery Cove training team that will provide a glimpse into the world of dolphins. After the presentation, you’ll have the opportunity to spark one-on-one conversations with the trainers to learn more about the dolphins and their care.

  • Escape to a dinner oasis during Paradise Nights at Discovery Cove.

    Paradise Nights - Adult

    Ages 10 and older.

    Offered select nights this spring, spend the evening in a lush tropical environment enjoying dinner on the beach and up-close encounters with the park’s resident animals.

    • Tropically-inspired and sustainably sourced dishes featured at the all-inclusive buffet
    • Dolphin presentation filled with insights from the training team
    • Check in will begin at 6:30 p.m. and our evening dinner event will begin at 7:00 p.m. 
    Adult (ages 10+) $65.00 /ea.
  • Escape to a dinner oasis during Paradise Nights at Discovery Cove.

    Paradise Nights - Child

    Ages 3 to 9 years old.

    Offered select nights this spring, spend the evening in a lush tropical environment enjoying dinner on the beach and up-close encounters with the park’s resident animals.

    • Tropically-inspired and sustainably sourced dishes featured at the all-inclusive buffet
    • Dolphin presentation filled with insights from the training team
    • Check in will begin at 6:30 p.m. and our evening dinner event will begin at 7:00 p.m. 
    Child (ages 3-9) $19.00 /ea.
  • Escape to a dinner oasis during Paradise Nights at Discovery Cove.

    Paradise Nights - Infant

    Free to anyone under 3 years of age.

    Offered select nights this spring, spend the evening in a lush tropical environment enjoying dinner on the beach and up-close encounters with the park’s resident animals.

    • Tropically-inspired and sustainably sourced dishes featured at the all-inclusive buffet
    • Dolphin presentation filled with insights from the training team
    • Check in will begin at 6:30 p.m. and our evening dinner event will begin at 7:00 p.m. 
    Infant (ages 0-2) $0.00 /ea.

  • Things to Know

    Offered on select nights in the spring, the Paradise Nights experience can be booked with or without a daytime admission to Discovery Cove. Dining reservations start at $65 per adult and $19 per child (ages 3 to 9 years old).* Check in will begin at 6:30 p.m. and our evening dinner event will begin at 7:00 p.m. Please make sure to bring a valid photo I.D. for check in.

    Please check back for future availability in the fall.

    *All events are subject to change and/or cancellation due to animal availability and inclement weather. Advanced reservations are required. Blockout dates may apply, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply. See FAQs for our inclement weather policy.