11/05/2017 - 11/12/2017


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Are Mermaids real? We invite you to believe in the possibility!

Back by popular demand, experience the magical world of Mermaids every day from Sunday, November 5 thru Sunday, November 12 when they return for a limited time engagement at Adventure Aquarium. New in 2017, a real-life Mermaid will swim in our Shark Realm exhibit among the largest collection of sharks on the east coast. Visit with a Mermaid on dryland during daily meet and greets, enjoy character appearances, kid-friendly crafts and tons of family fun!


What do the Mermaids have planned for these events?

NEW FOR 2017! Swimming Mermaid in Shark Realm – Experience underwater magic before your very eyes as a Mermaid swims among nearly 30 sharks including sandbar, sand tiger, nurse and black tips as well as graceful stingrays, glittery menhaden and other sea life. Plus, see scuba divers in the water too!

Location: Currents Ballroom
Times: Nov. 5 – Nov. 10 (10 AM – 4 PM), Nov. 11 – Nov. 12 (10 AM – 5 PM)

Mermaid Autographs – Have the opportunity to meet a Mermaid up close and on dry land. Adventure Aquarium will provide a photo card for autographs.

Location: Ocean Realm Panoramic Window
Times: Nov. 5 – Nov. 8 (11 AM – 1 PM, 2 PM – 4 PM), Nov. 9 – Nov. 12 (11 AM – 4 PM)

Meet a Mermaid – Meet a Mermaid on dryland and have your photo taken with one during daily Mermaid meet and greets. Have a magical memory that will last long after your visit!

Location: Blue Mile
Everyday, 10 AM – 5 PM

Pirate Captain Appearance – Pirate greetings for all who dare to enter the aquarium. Meet, greet and snap a photo with a pirate during Mermaids.

Mermaid and Pirate Face Painting and Glitter Tattoos – Channel your inner mermaid or pirate during your visit as Stacey’s Face Painting will offer themed designs daily during Mermaids.

Krafty Kelpers – Participate in kid-friendly crafts – available daily during Mermaids.

Mermaid Shop – Mermaid merchandise will be available all week. From Mermaid apparel to Mermaid blankets to Pirate themed toys, there sure is something for all to enjoy. While supplies last.


1 Riverside Drive Camden, 08103