Mermaids… to most, they're the subject of myth and legend, but at Aquarium Restaurant, we've got our own sea of mermaids!
Under the Sea Shows
Watch the mermaids swim amongst their sea life friends, all while teaching about the importance of taking care of our environment. Their family-friendly, interactive show is choreographed to music and is performed in the Aquarium Restaurant.
All show times start at 6:00PM
- Tuesday, November 14, 2023
- Thursday, November 30, 2023
Mystic Mermaids - Under the Sea Breakfast
Join us for an exclusive breakfast event with our Mystic Mermaids
in the Aquarium Restaurant! Dates for 2023: February 4, March 3,
May 6, June 3, August 5, September 2 & 23, October 21, November 18
Fun facts about what it takes to be a Mystic Mermaid.Our mermaids swim 3-6 shows per month.
Mystic Mermaids are CPR certified and trained on emergency water evacuation rescue.
The mermaids are not all scuba dive certified.
The water is a temperature of 78 degrees.
The mermaids free dive, with no weights, no underwater air supply and no goggles.
Salt water is impossible to see in, so the mermaids are trained to do their entire performance without clear vision!
The Mermaids current routine is a performance geared toward children.
The show has conservation messages teaching kids how to care for the ocean and about recycling.
To become a mermaid – they each had to do a water evaluation test that consisted of:
- Swim 200 yards - timed.
- 50 yard butterfly stroke – timed.
- Timed underwater endurance evaluation.
- There is also a performance evaluation in the exhibit.
- To apply to become a Mystic Mermaid please stop by the restaurant and fill out an application.
Barracuda, Black tipped shark, Drum Fish, Shovelnose Guitarfish, 150lb Queensland Grouper, Butterfly fish, assorted Tangs, Look Down Jacks, Green Moray Eels, Tessellated Eels - and many other schools of fish.