4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday, August 19
This event is for individuals with special needs and their families to enjoy the Aquarium during a quieter time with a smaller crowd. Guests can enjoy a sensory room, an animal encounter, touch pools and a calm room. Paws4People will be here to support the fun! Free with Aquarium admission. Pre-registration is encouraged.
TUrn the tide fest
9 a.m.-2 p.m., September 15 at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo
Join the NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher Teen Ocean Stewards for "Turn the Tide Fest" beach clean-up and festival, September 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk Gazebo.
This free event aims to promote sustainability and the reduction of single-use plastics in our area. Turn the Tide Fest will start with a beach clean-up. After, enjoy live music, educational opportunities and a local vendor market.
Please join us as we work to protect our oceans and reduce our plastic usage!