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Aquarium Hosts Fifth Annual Urban Ocean Festival

Urban Ocean

February 28, 2014

Aquarium Hosts Fifth Annual Urban Ocean Festival

The festival will feature winners of fashion, art, and poetry contests.

New Boat Added to Whale Watch Fleet

Whale Watch

July 17, 2013

New Boat Added to Whale Watch Fleet

The new 150-passenger, 83-foot M/V Triumphant was christened by Harbor Breeze Cruises on July 17.

New Urban Ocean Show Explores a Sustainable Future

Urban Ocean

May 22, 2013

New Urban Ocean Show Explores a Sustainable Future

The Aquarium is featuring a new Science on a Sphere® show called Urban Ocean, presented daily in the Ocean Science Center.

Urban Ocean Festivities Kick Off May 4 at the Aquarium

Urban Ocean

April 12, 2013

Urban Ocean Festivities Kick Off May 4 at the Aquarium

This summer will feature a series of urban ocean-themed events at the Aquarium, including cruises, contests, lectures, and the Urban Ocean Festival.

Caine’s Aquarium Cardboard Challenge on Display December 8

Arts | Urban Ocean

November 30, 2012

Caine’s Aquarium Cardboard Challenge on Display December 8

Nine-year-old Caine Monroy and the Imagination Foundation are joining with the Aquarium to encourage children to use cardboard and their creativity to create solutions that allow people to live in harmony with Southern California’s urban ocean.

Explore Our Local Urban Ocean

Urban Ocean

June 1, 2012

Explore Our Local Urban Ocean

Take a closer look at the urban ocean and its future this summer at the Aquarium.

Urban Ocean Festival Connects the Arts, Science, and Nature

Urban Ocean

May 8, 2012

Urban Ocean Festival Connects the Arts, Science, and Nature

Weekend festival kicks off summer-long celebration of our urban ocean.

Enter the Aquarium’s Urban Ocean Art, Poetry, and Fashion Contests

Urban Ocean

March 5, 2012

Enter the Aquarium’s Urban Ocean Art, Poetry, and Fashion Contests

Contest winners will be featured at the Aquarium’s third annual Urban Ocean Festival May 5 and 6.

2nd Annual Trashin Fashion Contest

Urban Ocean

February 24, 2012

2nd Annual Trashin Fashion Contest

The Aquarium of the Pacific will be hosting its second Trashin Fashion Show and Contest during its annual Urban Ocean Festival. A $500 cash prize will be awarded to the most creative eco-friendly design.

Poetry Contest Celebrates Southern California Urban Ocean in Words

Urban Ocean

January 19, 2012

Poetry Contest Celebrates Southern California Urban Ocean in Words

The Aquarium of the Pacific is now accepting entries for its second annual Urban Ocean Poetry Contest, which is held in conjunction with the Aquarium’s Urban Ocean Festival.