GRAPEVINE, TEXAS (July 14, 2017) - SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium will celebrate the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week from July 23-28, highlighting their expansive collection of 15 species of sharks. SEA LIFE visitors can enjoy a wide range of exciting, interactive family activities that raise awareness about shark conservation.
Watch aquarists feed sharks in the ocean tank on Tuesday, July 25, Thursday, July 27 and Saturday, July 29 at 1 p.m. See the feedings up close, along with five new baby epaulette sharks, with the purchase of a behind the scenes tour ticket.
During educational talks, get the facts about sharks, as the SEA LIFE team dispels common myths and misconceptions about these important marine species. Talks held daily in Dinosaur Dive at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Immerse yourself in the life of a shark while playing games on giant interactive touch screens in Shark Mission, and discover compelling facts about these majestic predators of the deep.
On Friday, July 28, The American Red Cross will be onsite from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donate blood and get a free admission ticket to SEA LIFE Grapevine (redeemable that day only).
Shark Week activities included in the price of admission. Behind the Scenes Tour tickets are an additional $4 per person and must be purchased with an admission ticket.
Hours: Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - attraction remains open 90 minutes after last admission.
About SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium:
SEA LIFE Grapevine transports you into the amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish and seahorses to graceful rays and powerful sharks. With an amazing 360° ocean tunnel, 30 display tanks and thousands of sea creatures the aquarium is the perfect stop for family fun. To get any closer you would have to get wet! Admission is $20.95 for adults, $16.95 for children ages 3 to 12. For more information visit www.visitsealife.com/grapevine. SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium is located at 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine, TX 76051. Phone: 817-819-7677. Follow us on Facebook: @sealifegrapevine Twitter: @sealifegrpevine and Instagram: @sealifegrpevine.
About Merlin Entertainments:
Merlin Entertainments plc is a global leader in location based, family entertainment. As Europe's Number 1 and the world's second-largest visitor attraction operator, Merlin now operates over 100 attractions, 13 hotels and 5 holiday villages in 24 countries and across 4 continents. The company aims to deliver memorable experiences to more than 63 million visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands, and the commitment and passion of its approximately 27,000 employees (peak season).