Free Daily Programs


Programs free with admission


Live Dive
Divers swim with the fishes and sharks in the 306,000-gallon Living Shipwreck exhibit, and interact with visitors via underwater microphones. Daily at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Animal Feedings
Watch the mealtime activity in the Living Shipwreck or in other exhibits. Daily at 11 a.m. and 3:15 p.m.

Otter Enrichment
Three river otters named Pungo, Neuse and Eno frolic and feast during their exercise and enrichment sessions.  Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m.

Creature Feature
Why is a horseshoe crab like a spider? How big do sea turtles get? How can you tell whether a snake is venomous? Find out more about aquatic creatures in this live animal presentation in Big Rock Theater. 11:30  a.m. daily

Toddler Time - begins Oct. 2
Parents and tots enjoy songs, crafts and stories together as they learn about the natural world and its inhabitants. Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. (Begins  October 2. Not offered Nov. 27 and Dec. 25.)