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August 2017

Summer Nights

August 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Juno beluga whale

Dive in to summer nights at Mystic Aquarium! Join us every Monday from 6 – 9pm starting July 10 through August 28 to experience the Aquarium... Learn More »

An Evening of Art by Michelle Marra

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Mystic Aquarium invites you to attend an exhibition of abstract artwork by local artist Michelle Marra. Special Opening Night Reception... Learn More »

Mystic Wide Clean-Up

August 28 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mystic Wide Clean Up

You're invited to join Mystic Aquarium and community partners for the Mystic-Wide Clean-Up - a town-wide, large-scale debris removal event. Our... Learn More »

Summer Nights

August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Juno beluga whale

Dive in to the final Summer Nights celebration this year! Join us from 6 – 9pm to experience the Aquarium as the sun sets over Mystic. Visit... Learn More »

September 2017

Diego Visits Mystic Aquarium

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:45 pm
Diego Character

Diego is coming to the rescue! Meet animal rescuer and adventurer extraordinaire, Diego, as he visits with Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue... Learn More »


September 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Juno beluga whale

We’re celebrating our largest species in a big way during Belugapalooza! Join us for special beluga talks at the Arctic Coast exhibit hosted... Learn More »

Members Only Penguin Party

September 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
penguin painting members only event

Waddle on over for this special members only after hours party! You’re invited to an exclusive sneak peek of how some of our penguin artwork... Learn More »

Educator Appreciation Day

September 16 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Students Dissecting Squid

Mystic Aquarium is happy to announce the 4th Annual Educator Appreciation Day on Saturday, September 16, 2017, which also happens to be National... Learn More »

Pancakes with Penguins – Sold Out

September 17 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
penguin close-up

This event has sold out.  Please check back for future dates. Plan ahead and reserve your tickets for Pancakes with Penguins, a fun event to... Learn More »

Heroes Week

September 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:50 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until September 17, 2017

Heroes Weekend

They wear helmets, gloves and vests and are the brave individuals who keep our community safe. We’re celebrating their heroic deeds for a full... Learn More »

National Estuaries Day Weekend Celebration

September 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on September 17, 2017 at 10:00am

beach clean up

Help celebrate our local estuary by enjoying a weekend full of fun activities for your whole family at the Aquarium and at the beach!  Join us... Learn More »

Ocean Commotion Gala

September 23 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
luminous seas logo

Ocean Commotion Gala Saturday, September 23, 2017, 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Please join us on Saturday, September 23, 2017 for our annual Ocean... Learn More »

October 2017

Fiesta del Oceano

October 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fiesta del Oceano logo

We’re kicking off Hispanic heritage month with a Fiesta del Oceano! You’re invited to celebrate the flair of different cultures on Saturday,... Learn More »

Pizza with Penguins

October 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
a pair of penguins

Love Pancakes with Penguins? You’ll be crazy about this event! Pizza with Penguins! If Penguins ate pizza, it would have anchovies on it!... Learn More »

Coastal Resiliency: Now More Than Ever

October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

In one of the worst seasons on record, hurricane devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and beyond has dominated the news.  But, what if a... Learn More »

Family Overnight

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - October 14 @ 8:30 am
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One event on October 13, 2017 at 7:00pm

Family Overnight

SPEND THE NIGHT WITH US! How incredible would it be to come in after all the visitors have left for the night and explore the Aquarium without... Learn More »

Run/Walk for the Penguins

October 14 @ 7:30 am - 11:30 am
Penguin face and beak

WADDLE YOU DO TO HELP ENDANGERED AFRICAN PENGUINS? Run 5K? Walk 3k? Donate? Whatever you do, you can be a CHAMPION for African Penguins! 11th... Learn More »

Conservation in Action

October 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
great white shark

Conservation in Action presents Myth and Mystery of the Great White Shark Seeing Deeper into the World of the White Shark Since its release in... Learn More »


October 21 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Join us for BOO-reakfast, a special Halloween themed Pancakes with Penguins on October 21st & 29th. Scare up some smiles by coming in... Learn More »

Sea Scare

October 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 15, 2017 at 11:00am

One event on October 21, 2017 at 11:00am

One event on October 22, 2017 at 11:00am

One event on October 29, 2017 at 11:00am

One event on October 28, 2017 at 11:00am

sea scare

Sea Scare returns with a magical twist: An evil sea witch has descended on Mystic Aquarium! Every weekend in October starting the 14th, Sea... Learn More »

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