This upcoming Easter weekend, Tampa’s Florida Aquarium will be hosting a family filled Easter Extravaganza throughout the entire aquarium. From Friday, April 18th through Easter Sunday April 20th, families can enjoy the sea life and everything that the aquarium has to offer along with Easter inspired activities.
For children 12 years of age and under there will be an underwater Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt that will take place throughout the Aquarium. At the start of their journey, children will receive clues that will help them find hidden eggs in every exhibit. After the journey through the aquarium children who have successfully found all of the eggs will receive a special treat.
The diving Easter Bunny will also be back this year and will participate in two dive shows a season. Children will also have an opportunity to take a picture with the Eater Bunny from 10am until 2pm throughout the weekend.
The Florida Aquarium Mermaids will also be on hand to help celebrate the Easter weekend and will have appearances at 10:00am, 11:30am, 2:00pm and 3:30pm every day.
But, that’s not all on Saturday, April 19th at 8:00am there will be “Breakfast with the Easter Bunny” event at the Florida Aquarium. Families will have the chance to meet the Easter Bunny, take a photo as well as a delicious breakfast. The breakfast will include the traditional items such as eggs, bacon, toast and fruit as well as breakfast potatoes and French toast sticks and much more. Aquarium admission as well as parking will be included in the price of the breakfast which is listed below.
- Aquarium Members:
Adults: $25.95 Children: $19.95 Seniors:$25.95
- Non-Aquarium Members:
Adults: $35.95 Children: $29.95 Seniors: $359.95
Another great experience is the Easter Picnic that will take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This picnic will take place at the Explore A Shore Pavilion and will include family favorites, prices can be found online as well as purchased on the Florida Aquarium website.
For more information about the Florida Aquarium or to purchase tickets, visit the official website.
The Florida Aquarium is located at 701 Channelside Drive, Tampa, Florida 33602.
The Florida Aquarium is open 9:30am until 5:00pm daily.
Information shown in this article was obtained from the Florida Aquarium website.