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December 2016

Shark Lagoon Nights
December 9, 2016 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Aquarium Holidays
December 10, 2016 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

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Experience special holiday decorations throughout the Aquarium, photos with Santa, snow on the front lawn, and the Holiday Treats for the Animals festival.

Junior Biologist: Conserve California
December 10, 2016 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

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Learn about the animals and habitat right off our own coast.

Kids ages 7-12 will discover the adaptations the animals that live right off our coast need.

Aquarium Holidays
December 11, 2016 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

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Experience special holiday decorations throughout the Aquarium, photos with Santa, snow on the front lawn, and the Holiday Treats for the Animals festival.

Homeschool Holiday
December 16, 2016 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

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Join us for Homeschool Holiday! We are opening our doors to homeschool families, networks, students, parents, and teachers.

Shark Lagoon Nights
December 16, 2016 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Breakfast with Santa
December 17, 2016 9:00 AM—10:30 AM

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Families can attend Breakfast with Santa in the Aquarium’s Café Scuba.

Aquarium Holidays
December 17, 2016 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

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Experience special holiday decorations throughout the Aquarium, photos with Santa, snow on the front lawn, and the Holiday Treats for the Animals festival.

Aquatots: Shoreline Shapes
December 17, 2016 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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Shape is the focus of this Aquatots program.

As we explore our surroundings we will discover the beautiful shapes in the sea with your two or three-year-old.

Breakfast with Santa
December 18, 2016 9:00 AM—10:30 AM

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Families can attend Breakfast with Santa in the Aquarium’s Café Scuba.

Job Shadow Class: Penguin and Lorikeet Biologist
December 18, 2016 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

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See what it takes to care for penguins, lorikeets, and other birds here at the Aquarium.

This class is designed to get you hands-on experience here at the Aquarium with our bird biologists.

Aquarium Holidays
December 18, 2016 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

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Experience special holiday decorations throughout the Aquarium, photos with Santa, snow on the front lawn, and the Holiday Treats for the Animals festival.

Shark Lagoon Nights
December 23, 2016 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Aquarium Closed
December 25, 2016 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

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The Aquarium will be closed on December 25 in observance of Christmas day. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to see you soon.

Discounted Late Nights
December 26, 2016 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Winter Day Camp
December 27, 2016 8:00 AM—12:00 PM

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Join us as we explore the Pacific Ocean and its inhabitants during our three-day Winter Day Camp adventure for 7-12 year olds.

Discounted Late Nights
December 27, 2016 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Winter Teen Overnight
December 28, 2016 5:00 PM—7:30 AM

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Dive into ocean exploration!

Dive deep and enjoy a night sleeping with the fishes in this teen only event.

Discounted Late Nights
December 28, 2016 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Discounted Late Nights
December 29, 2016 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Discounted Late Nights
December 30, 2016 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Shark Lagoon Nights
December 30, 2016 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

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Join us on Free Friday evenings when Shark Lagoon will be open until 9:00 p.m.

Saturday Family Fun: Magnificent Marine Mammals
December 31, 2016 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

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Our marine mammal relatives who live in the ocean are the focus of this family program.

Explore what makes marine mammals like whales to sea otters so special with your four to six-year-old child.

New Year’s Eve Presented by Night Dive
December 31, 2016 8:00 PM—1:00 AM

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Ring in 2017 with the first-ever New Year’s Eve at the Aquarium of the Pacific.

January 2017

Discounted Late Nights
January 1, 2017 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Sea Squirt Winter Camp
January 3, 2017 8:30 AM—11:30 AM

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This three-day camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five- and six-year-olds.

Discounted Late Nights
January 3, 2017 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Discounted Late Nights
January 4, 2017 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Discounted Late Nights
January 5, 2017 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

What Big Teeth You Have: Diving with Great White Sharks
January 5, 2017 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Ken Kurtis

Aquarium Dive Team Leader Ken Kurtis will relate the experiences he’s had diving with the great whites of Isla Guadalupe, a remote Mexican island 200 miles southwest of Ensenada.

Discounted Late Nights
January 6, 2017 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Job Shadow Class: Veterinarian
January 7, 2017 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

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Fish can get sick too!

Learn what it takes to be a world-class veterinarian in charge of over 11,000 animals in this hands-on class.

Discounted Late Nights
January 7, 2017 5:00 PM—8:00 PM

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Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Winter Family Overnight
January 13, 2017 5:00 PM—7:00 AM

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Grab your sleeping bags and coziest pajamas for an overnight adventure.

Explore the Aquarium after hours, and don’t forget to pack your sleeping bag!

Junior Biologist: Sharks
January 14, 2017 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

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Sharks are amazing predators of the deep!

Participants ages 7-12 will explore these amazing predators in this exciting class.

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