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May 2017

The Muddy World of Amphibians

May 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
American Bullfrog

Leap into action and join us for this family, friendly amphibian exploration! Heading out into the marsh - we'll learn to identify our local... Learn More »

Mother’s Day Weekend

May 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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One event on May 14, 2017 at 9:00am

Ray Touch

During Mother’s Day weekend, spoil her with the mother of all gifts – family memories to last a lifetime. On Saturday, May 13 and Sunday,... Learn More »

Mother’s Day Brunch at the Mystic Yachting Center – SOLD OUT

May 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mothers Day Brunch Table Setting

Celebrate Mom with style! Relax by beautiful waterfront views at the Mystic Yachting Center and delight in a wonderful brunch cooked up just for... Learn More »

Endangered Species Day

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
African penguins

From vaquitas to African penguins, we’ll be celebrating the conservation efforts that are in place to help save some of our most threatened... Learn More »

Mystic Food Truck Rally – May 19 & 20

May 19 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mystic Food Truck Rally

Juicy burgers, sweet taffy, dripping wings and so much more – are you getting hungry yet? Good, because the 3rd Annual Mystic Food Truck Rally... Learn More »

Mystic Food Truck Rally – May 19 & 20

May 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mystic Food Truck Rally

Juicy burgers, sweet taffy, dripping wings and so much more – are you getting hungry yet? Good, because the 3rd Annual Mystic Food Truck Rally... Learn More »

Horseshoe Crab Watch: New Moon

May 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Horseshoe Crab

Head to Napatree Point in Westerly, RI and witness these “living fossils” gather during our new moon, nighttime family Horseshoe Crab Watch.... Learn More »

Long Island Sound Day

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
long island sound

Celebrate our local estuary in style! With the help of generous funding from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, you and your family can... Learn More »

Memorial Day 2017

May 29 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until May 29, 2017

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 »

June 2017

Marsh Restoration

June 3 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Marsh restoration

Make a difference and join us at the Dodge Paddock and Beal Preserve in Stonington Borough as we prepare this unique marshland for our third... Learn More »

Carnaval Del Sol

June 3 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Carnaval del sol dancers

The colors, the rhythm, the culture, the heat – it’s Carnaval del Sol, at Mystic Aquarium June 3rd! Celebrate summertime fun with the flair... Learn More »

Picnic in the Park

June 7 @ 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 »

Connecticut Open House Day

June 10 @ 9:00 am - 5:50 pm
Mystic Aquarium Entrance

The Connecticut Office of Tourism is sponsoring the 13th Annual Connecticut Open House Day on Saturday, June 10th.  The one-day statewide... Learn More »

Nature Play in the Green

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on April 22, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on May 6, 2017 at 10:00am

One event on June 10, 2017 at 10:00am

Nature Play

Join us in the Sea School Green for our 2017 Nature Play Programming.  During each monthly program, the Green will be open to the public... Learn More »

World Oceans Day

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
world oceans day image

Mystic Aquarium, along with West Marine's BlueFuture, is pleased to host World Oceans Day on June 10, 2017. This conservation-oriented event... Learn More »

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 »

$10 - $12

Cocktails with the Whales

June 22 @ 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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