Our sharks wait all year for their favorite holiday...and it's that time again! Bring your chums Friday, July 21 thru Sunday, July 30 as we celebrate Shark Week with the largest collection of sharks on the East Coast - only at Adventure Aquarium. Throughout the week enjoy Shark Week programming, Shark and Ray In-water Encounters offered every day and more.
Go beyond your TV screen and get closer to sharks this Shark Week!
Millionth Crossing of Shark Bridge
History will be made this Shark Week as our millionth guest will dare to cross the longest, V-shaped rope suspension bridge in the world! Will it be you? Walk just inches above the 21-foot deep Shark Realm exhibit with sand tiger, sandbar, nurse and black tip sharks swimming right below your feet!
Daily Shark & Ray In-Water Encounters
Want even more, Shark Week fin-atics? Dive into our Shark In-Water Encounter, offered every day during Shark Week, and dispel myths about the world’s most misunderstood predator! Go beyond the glass on weekdays at 1:00 p.m. and weekends at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Must purchase and reserve your spot in advance. Click here to learn more.
Special Shark Week Programming
Chomping at the bit for this year’s Shark Week? Enjoy a family-friendly sneak peek screening of the Shark Week episode “Shark Safari” in Ocean Realm Theater all week-long. Commemorate your weekend with exclusive, free Discovery Shark Week giveaways (while supplies last).
Whether you’re touching a shark at our interactive Touch A Shark exhibit, stepping through Shark Tunnel as they swim above you or watching them swim by in Shark and Ocean Realm, there are so many ways to see sharks at Adventure Aquarium.
Shark Realm Talks
Learn more about the majestic and misunderstood residents of Shark Realm, including sandbar, sand tiger, nurse and black tip sharks.
Daily Shark Realm Talks - 11:45 PM, 1:45 PM and 2:45 PM
Did you know Adventure Aquarium is the only aquarium in the United States to exhibit a great hammerhead shark? Meet with one of our Shark Experts and learn about our resident great hammerhead.
Daily Ocean Realm Talks - 12:00 PM