Bask In The Sea of Lights at Oregon Coast Aquarium
Wander the grounds of the Oregon Coast Aquarium next weekend as you’ve never seen them before – decked out with holiday decorations and tens of thousands of colorful twinkling lights and lighted displays. Our guests can also visit with Santa in his workshop or enjoy our enormous and beautifully lit Christmas tree and live holiday music.
Dates: Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. each date.
December 21, 2012: Holiday Family Combo Sleepover
At the height of the holidays, gather your loved ones around you and have the Aquarium all to yourselves! Travel through our exhibits on a scavenger hunt, participate in hands-on activities, and experience early morning behind-the-scenes at the Aquarium! After a fun-filled evening exploring life under the ocean, be lulled to sleep by the soothing sights of our Passages of the Deep tunnels. This event starts on December 21 at 6:30 p.m. and concludes the following morning.
December 28, 2012: Fisheries Day – Dungeness Crab
Visitors will be able to see fishing gear and talk to fisherman about the local fishing industry. There will be opportunities to try on a survival suit and taste samples of fresh Dungeness crab. Information tables, hands on activities for children and information about sea safety will be included in the day’s activities. Free with the price of admission.