2017 Calendar of Events

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December 2017

  • 1, 2– Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 8, 9 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 15 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 16, 17 – Breakfast with Santa: Enjoy a delicious buffet with Sharkey, Santa and friends! (Reservations Required)
  • 22, 23 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 23 – Breakfast with Santa: Enjoy a delicious buffet with Sharkey, Santa and friends! (Reservations Required)
  • 24 - Open Christmas Eve – Hours 11am - 6pm
  • 25 - Christmas Day - CLOSED
  • 29, 30 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 31 - Open NYE / NY Day – Hours TBD
  • Behind the Scenes Tours - Available Daily – 10am – 4pm
  • Exclusive Behind The Scenes— available daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs – Available Daily
  • Education Tours – Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

January 2018

  • 5, 6 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 12, 13 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 19, 20 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 26, 27 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

February 2018

  • 2 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 3 – Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 9, 10 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 14 – Romance Under the Sea: Bring your sweetheart for a romantic dinner under the sea for two. (Reservations Required)
  • 16, 17 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 23, 24 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

March 2018

  • 2, 3 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 9, 10 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 16, 17 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 23, 24 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 30, 31 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

April 2018

  • 6, 7 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 13, 14 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 20, 21 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 27, 28 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

May 2018

Make Dinner Reservations For Prom!
  • 4, 5 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 11, 12 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 18 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 19 – Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 25, 26 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

June 2018

  • 1, 2 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 8, 9 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 15, 16 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 22, 23 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 29, 30 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

July 2018

  • 6, 7 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 13, 14 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 20, 21 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 27, 28 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

August 2018

  • 3, 4 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 10, 11 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 16 – Sharkey’s Back to School Bash: Calling all bookworms! Join our fun-loving mascot, Sharkey, for an evening filled with adventure and excitement! Call to reserve your spot!
  • 17 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 18 – Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 24, 25 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 31 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

September 2018

  • 1 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 7, 8 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 14, 15 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 21, 22 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 28, 29 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

October 2018

National Seafood Month:

Enjoy the flavors of the Sea at the Aquarium with a select discounted food item! Visit our website or Facebook for details.

  • 5, 6 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 12, 13 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 19 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 20 – Mystic Mermaid Breakfast: Little Mermaid fans will be enchanted by the music, dancing and the Under the Sea Breakfast! (Reservations Required)
  • 26, 27 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

November 2018

  • 2, 3 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 9, 10 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 16, 17 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 22 – Thanksgiving Day: We’re open! Make Your Reservation Now! (Hours TBD)
  • 24 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 30 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

December 2018

  • 1 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 7, 8 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 14 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 15, 16 – Breakfast with Santa: Santa is stopping by the Aquarium this holiday season! Dine with him and our mascot, Sharkey, and enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet, exhibit discounts and more! (Reservations Required)
  • 21 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • 22 – Breakfast with Santa: Santa is stopping by the Aquarium this holiday season! Dine with him and our mascot, Sharkey, and enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet, exhibit discounts and more! (Reservations Required)
  • 24 – Open Christmas Eve: Hours TBD
  • 25 – Christmas Day: Closed
  • 28, 29 – Marine Biologist for a Day
  • New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day: We are open! Hours TBD
  • Behind the Scenes Tours: Available Daily – 2:00pm and 3:00pm
  • Exclusive Behind the Scenes: Available Daily, last tour at 10:30 a.m.
  • Birthday Programs: Available Daily
  • Education Tours: Available Daily

*Reservations required for all events

  • New events added throughout the year.
  • Times & dates subject to change without notice.
  • Some outside events may be cancelled or rescheduled due to weather.
  • Education programs must be reserved in advance.
  • Please call to RSVP at 615-514-3474 (FISH) and ask for Susie Shark or fill out the Request Form for more information.