March 30, 2018  9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Bay & Ocean Pavilion

Cost: No cost to participate

Contact: Virginia Aquarium

Phone: (757) 385-FISH (3474)

​The Virginia Aquarium will host a blood drive on Friday, March 30, 2018 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Bay & Ocean Pavilion’s Promenade Room. 

If you would like to make an appointment, please visit Red and enter sponsor code VAMS, or you may call Michelle Joyner at 757-385-0241. We also welcome walk-ins! All donors will receive a complimentary admission pass to the Aquarium.

Save time at sign in -- visit or the Rapid Pass app ( to complete the questionnaire in advance of your donation; print your Rapid Pass or e-mail it to yourself so you can show the Red Cross coordinators. Without proof, you will be asked to complete the questions again. 

In the event of an emergency, it’s the blood already on the shelves that can help save lives. The need for all types of blood is constant, so please consider taking time out of your day to stop by and donate. 

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