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June 2017

Horseshoe Crab Watch: Full Moon

June 10 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Horseshoe Crab

Head to Bluff Point State Park in Groton, CT and witness these “living fossils” gather during our full moon, nighttime family Horseshoe Crab... Learn More »

Fiddle in the Field

June 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us in the Sea School Green for a fun, music filled afternoon. This program will feature Fiddle N’ Fun musicians as they engage your young... Learn More »

Father’s Day Weekend

June 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:50 pm
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One event on June 18, 2017 at 9:00am

fathers day image

Grills, ties, and power tools are great, but give him something he really wants this Father’s Day – a Dad’s day out with the family! On... Learn More »

Conservation in Action: Weird but True

June 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fluorescent Corals

Mystic Aquarium invites you to join Dr. David Gruber for a fascinating look at biofluorescent marine animals. During the event, visit some of... Learn More »

Young Professionals Networking Night

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a night of networking, food and drink, and after-hours tours with fellow young professionals throughout Connecticut and Rhode... Learn More »

July 2017

July Military Promotion

July 1 @ 9:00 am - July 31 @ 5:50 pm
usa flag

As a thank you to active and retired United States military personnel for their service to our country, Mystic Aquarium is offering free... Learn More »

7th Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps

July 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:50 pm

Join us for special performances here at Mystic Aquarium by the 7th Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps! They will be performing throughout the day... Learn More »

Pancakes with Penguins

July 8 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
penguin close-up

Plan ahead and reserve your tickets for Pancakes with Penguins, a fun event to kick-start your day. Your breakfast experience will include a... Learn More »

South African Wine Dinner

July 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
a pair of penguins

Ocean Blue Catering continues a tradition with the presentation of the annual South African Wine Dinner. Held among the exquisite sea life of... Learn More »

Picnic in the Park

July 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on July 18, 2017 at 5:30pm

Summer Park Bench

Families participating in Picnic in the Park programs will be provided a pizza dinner, unstructured play activities, and an opportunity to meet... Learn More »

Seals on the Rocks

July 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
harbor seal

Join us for our annual Seals on the Rocks fundraiser event in support of Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Program. Enjoy a summer evening of... Learn More »

Summer Nights

July 31 @ 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 »

August 2017

Nature Play Aquarium Camp Out

August 6 @ 7:00 pm - August 7 @ 9:00 am
Kids with beluga at night

Grab your tents and prepare to experience the aquarium like no one has ever before! This special one of a kind event will have participants... Learn More »

Summer Nights

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until August 28, 2017

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 »

Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum – SOLD OUT

August 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
lions mane jelly

Please note that this event is completely booked and is not accepting any additional registrations. By clicking the registration link, you will... Learn More »

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Scientific Poster Presentations

August 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Scientific Poster Presentations Friday August 11 from 11:00am-1:00pm Main Gallery On Friday August... Learn More »

Meet The National 2017 W.A.C North American Pageant Winners

August 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
2016 and 2017 wac north american queens

The National 2017 W.A.C North American Pageant winners will be at Mystic Aquarium! Meet these lovely ladies from 1-3 pm for photos in the... Learn More »

Summer Nights

August 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Juno beluga whale

Wear your favorite white and neon to this ultra hip bioluminescence dance party in the Main Gallery! Dive in to summer nights at Mystic... Learn More »

Women in Science Day

August 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
women in science day slide

3rd Annual Women in Science Day Wed, Aug 16, 2017 | 10:00am-2:00pm Join us for the 3rd Annual Women in Science day where you will have the... Learn More »

$10 - $12

Cocktails with the Whales

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Juno at window

Looking to unwind and have fun after work? Chill with the coolest crowd in town and relax to live music. Enjoy a cash bar while you mix and... Learn More »

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