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Aquarium of the Pacific

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100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
562-590-3100www.aquariumofpacific.org
February 2018
February 24 - February 25

Acquarium of Pacific – African-American Festival

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific as it hosts its sixteenth annual African-American Festival, celebrating the rich diversity of African-American and African cultures. The festival will feature live entertainment and arts and crafts. Festival performers include Mardi Gras second line dancers, hip hop and break dancers, jazz musicians, interactive drum circles, West African dancers, and storytellers. Adults – $29.95, Children – $17.95, Seniors – $26.95, Children under three and members are free.

February 24 @ 9:00 am - February 25 @ 5:00 pm

African American Festival

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific as it hosts its sixteenth annual African American Festival, celebrating the rich diversity of African American and African cultures. The event will feature live entertainment and arts and crafts. Festival performers include Mardi Gras second line dancers, hip hop and break dancers, jazz musicians, interactive drum circles, West African dancers, and storytellers. Adults – $29.95, Seniors – $26.95, Children – $17.95 (3 -11), Free for children under 3 and Aquarium members Sponsor: Aquarium of…

March 2018
March 17 - March 18

International Children’s Day Festival

The Aquarium of the Pacific’s thirteenth annual International Children’s Festival is a special festival for kids. Celebrating the amazing talents of children of many cultures, this festival features West African, Mexican, Pacific Islander, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Irish, Slovak, and Czech dance performances. Enjoy performances by a children’s choir and martial arts demonstrations as well. Kids of all ages can partake in an international percussion circle and Native American and Pacific Islander traditional children’s crafts and games. The Aquarium…

March 23 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
$14.95

Noche de Estrellas / Latin-Themed Night

Party with the sea stars at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s Latin-themed Noche de Estrellas (Night of the Stars). The Aquarium will remain open until 10:30 p.m. so you can dance under the sea stars to the sounds of cumbia, rock en español, salsa, and other Latin rhythms. Noche de Estrellas will feature live bands, DJs, underwater dive shows, scavenger hunts with prizes, and ocean activities. Mexican cuisine, beers, and drinks will be available for purchase. Guests can journey through…

April 2018
April 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Earth Day Celebration

Learn what you can do to help our ocean planet at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s eighteenth annual Earth Day Celebration. Join the Aquarium for a weekend of family fun celebrating Earth Day while learning simple, everyday tips to protect our environment. Visit booths from various Earth friendly organizations, and participate in hands-on learning demonstrations for people of all ages. The Aquarium will also debut new climate change programming and exhibits during Earth Day weekend. Cost: $29.95 Adults, $26.95 Seniors,…

April 28 - April 29

Urban Ocean Festival

Explore and celebrate Southern California’s coast during the Aquarium’s annual Urban Ocean Festival. The event will include art exhibitions, a fashion show and contest for designs using recycled materials, mural painting, poetry readings, booths, and educational activities. Urban Ocean boat cruises exploring the local coast and port complex will be available during summer weekends at an additional cost. Cost: $29.95 Adults, $26.95 Seniors, $17.95 Children (3 -11), Free for children under 3 and Aquarium members Sponsor: Aquarium of the Pacific

June 2018
June 2 - June 3

Pacific Islander Festival

Discover and explore the rich and diverse cultures of the Pacific Islands at the Aquarium’s fifteenth annual Pacific Islander Festival. The festival will include traditional craft demonstrations, educational programs, and an ocean of entertainment, including music and dance performances. Enjoy hula, Tahitian drumming, Hawaiian games, and the work of artisans. Hawaiian, Tahitian, Samoan, Fijian, Tongan, Chamoru, Marshallese, Kiribati, and Maori cultures will be featured. Cost $29.95 Adults, $26.95 Seniors, $17.95 Children (3 -11), Free for children under 3 and Aquarium…


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