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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

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3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
310-548-7562 http://www.cabrillomarineaquarium.org/

September 2016

Cabrillo Art Corner

September 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner will feature a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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31st Annual Coastal Cleanup Day

September 17, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

Spend Saturday morning enjoying the coast while helping the environment by picking up trash. Hosted by Cabrillo Marine Aquarium in collaboration with the California Coastal Commission, this event will be the 31st annual Coastal Cleanup Day. Every U.S. state and over 90 countries are engaging in the clean-up. Participants will meet on outer Cabrillo Beach at 9 am. Aquarium staff will provide bags, instructions and light refreshments. In the spirit of keeping the event close to "zero waste," we ask…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 25, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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September 25, 2016 - Saturday, October 01, 2016 As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be a table set up with sea otter specimens. Get inside a sea otter’s head by taking a close look at a skull and see if you…

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American Cetacean Society/LA Monthly Speaker Series

September 27, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 27 of the month, repeating until May 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

The talk is free and open to the public, held at 7:30 PM the last Tuesday of the month from September through May each year in the John M Olguin Auditorium. Meet the speaker for a relaxed, no-host dinner at Puesta del Sol (1622 S. Gaffey, San Pedro). Dinner is from 6pm to 7pm. Raffle! One guest will receive a free dinner!. For more info call ACS/LA at 424-266-0516   Photo Copyright Bernardo Alps A Blue whale lifts its flukes…

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October 2016

Autumn Sea Fair

October 16, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

Celebrate the bounty of the sea with fun-in-the-sun games and hometown spirit at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Autumn Sea Fair. Children of all ages will enjoy ocean-related activities throughout the day, including face-painting, origami lessons and gyotaku, the Japanese art of fish printing. Dig out your inner pirate and join in the search for a buried treasure, learn how to cast a fishing rod, and use recycled materials we provide to compete in the Ocean Monster costume contest. Dozens of local…

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Sea Scare at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 29, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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$5 – $10

The best family Halloween party around is back and only at CMA! Trick-or-Treat at 13 different treat stations, participate in Creepy Crafts, experience Dreadful Demonstrations, enjoy Apparitional Activities or dance like a zombie at the Zombie Beach Party. So come in costume and join in on the masquerade of ghosts and goblins, it’s sure to be a frightfully good time for the whole family! **Event Tickets: Save Money & Time, Buy Online. Event will sell out. Pre-Sale: $7 Adults, $3…

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December 2016

Walk Cabrillo Beach

December 17, 2016 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Pack a snack and join a walk guided by Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Education staff. Starting at the Aquarium courtyard, you'll visit the native garden, salt marsh, beaches and tidepools. Explore each habitat and discover signs of the season along the shore. Examine fossils, native plants and beach wrack. Registration required for groups, please call 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Tidepool Walk

December 24, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2016

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Final Tidepool Walk of 2016

December 31, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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January 2017

New Year’s Tidepool Walk

January 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

  Join us for the first tidepool walk of 2017! CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Cabrillo Art Corner

January 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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American Cetacean Society/LA Monthly Speaker Series

January 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 27 of the month, repeating until May 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

The talk is free and open to the public, held at 7:30 PM the last Tuesday of the month from September through May each year in the John M Olguin Auditorium. Meet the speaker for a relaxed, no-host dinner at Puesta del Sol (1622 S. Gaffey, San Pedro). Dinner is from 6pm to 7pm. Raffle! One guest will receive a free dinner!. For more info call ACS/LA at 424-266-0516   Photo Copyright Bernardo Alps A Blue whale lifts its flukes…

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47th Annual Whale Fiesta

January 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Join us in celebrating the 47th annual Whale Fiesta! This fun-filled family event, co-sponsored by Cabrillo Marine Aquarium and the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Cetacean Society, celebrates marine mammals and the migration of Pacific gray whales along Southern California's coast. More than 20 marine life organizations will exhibit and provide information about their efforts to raise awareness and provide protection for these animals. Throughout the day expert Cabrillo Whalewatch naturalists will give talks on various marine mammals. The…

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February 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

February 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Tidepool Walk

February 11, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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American Cetacean Society/LA Monthly Speaker Series

February 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 27 of the month, repeating until May 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

The talk is free and open to the public, held at 7:30 PM the last Tuesday of the month from September through May each year in the John M Olguin Auditorium. Meet the speaker for a relaxed, no-host dinner at Puesta del Sol (1622 S. Gaffey, San Pedro). Dinner is from 6pm to 7pm. Raffle! One guest will receive a free dinner!. For more info call ACS/LA at 424-266-0516   Photo Copyright Bernardo Alps A Blue whale lifts its flukes…

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March 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

March 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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American Cetacean Society/LA Monthly Speaker Series

March 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 27 of the month, repeating until May 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

The talk is free and open to the public, held at 7:30 PM the last Tuesday of the month from September through May each year in the John M Olguin Auditorium. Meet the speaker for a relaxed, no-host dinner at Puesta del Sol (1622 S. Gaffey, San Pedro). Dinner is from 6pm to 7pm. Raffle! One guest will receive a free dinner!. For more info call ACS/LA at 424-266-0516   Photo Copyright Bernardo Alps A Blue whale lifts its flukes…

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April 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

April 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Discovery Lecture Series

April 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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  Presented by AltaSea & Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is collaborating with our new “neighbor,” the world-class urban marine research and innovation center, AltaSea. The 35-acre campus at the Port of Los Angeles will be dedicated to uniting global marine research, education, business, government philanthropy and community. We are jointly hosting a Discovery Lecture Series in 2017 on select Fridays from 7pm to 9pm at the Aquarium in the John M. Olguin Auditorium. Guest Speaker:  Kristy L. Forsgren, California…

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Sustainability Fest

April 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Saturday, April 15, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Join Cabrillo Marine Aquarium as we celebrate caring for our Earth. Drop by to interact with local agencies and environmental groups, and find out what you can do to make a positive impact on our community's environmental foot print! Learn about our coastal environment and take part in our salt marsh open house, habitat walks, coastal bird walks and sustainability "quick shops" from experts in the field. Come to CMA's Sustainability Fest to discover the…

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Earth Day at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

April 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Lend a Hand and help Clean-up at Cabrillo Beach. Afterwards join the Naturalist-lead walk to the Point Fermin Tidepools.

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American Cetacean Society/LA Monthly Speaker Series

April 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 27 of the month, repeating until May 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

The talk is free and open to the public, held at 7:30 PM the last Tuesday of the month from September through May each year in the John M Olguin Auditorium. Meet the speaker for a relaxed, no-host dinner at Puesta del Sol (1622 S. Gaffey, San Pedro). Dinner is from 6pm to 7pm. Raffle! One guest will receive a free dinner!. For more info call ACS/LA at 424-266-0516   Photo Copyright Bernardo Alps A Blue whale lifts its flukes…

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May 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

May 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Tide Pool Walk

May 6, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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American Cetacean Society/LA Monthly Speaker Series

May 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 27 of the month, repeating until May 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

The talk is free and open to the public, held at 7:30 PM the last Tuesday of the month from September through May each year in the John M Olguin Auditorium. Meet the speaker for a relaxed, no-host dinner at Puesta del Sol (1622 S. Gaffey, San Pedro). Dinner is from 6pm to 7pm. Raffle! One guest will receive a free dinner!. For more info call ACS/LA at 424-266-0516   Photo Copyright Bernardo Alps A Blue whale lifts its flukes…

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June 2017

Discovery Lecture Series

June 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Presented by AltaSea & Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is collaborating with our new “neighbor,” the world-class urban marine research and innovation center, AltaSea. The 35-acre campus at the Port of Los Angeles will be dedicated to uniting global marine research, education, business, government philanthropy and community. We are jointly hosting a Discovery Lecture Series in 2017 on select Fridays from 7pm to 9pm at the Aquarium in the John M. Olguin Auditorium. Guest Speaker: Stephen Weisberg, Southern California…

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Cabrillo Art Corner

June 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Salt Marsh Open House

June 17, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Join CMA Educators to learn about the Salinas de San Pedro wetlands habitat at Cabrillo Beach by using binoculars and microscopes to observe live animals. Visitors can view the birds of the marsh, learn about native plants and observe the changes in the tides. Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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The Smog of the Sea

June 25, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Movie: The Smog of the Sea Algalita is presenting a free screening of THE SMOG OF THE SEA, a documentary from filmmaker Ian Cheney that chronicles a research expedition through the Sargasso Sea. Stay after to hear Captain Charles Moore speak about his recent voyage to the South Pacific Gyre! After years of hearing about ocean “garbage patches,” the crew of the 5 Gyres SEA Change research expedition is stunned to learn they are actually a “fog” of microplastics —…

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Meet the Grunion

June 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion

From March through July, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium presents special evening programs to introduce you to the unique and elusive grunion. At times the beach may look as if it is covered in a blanket of silver as the wriggling fish arrive to mate. The females burrow into the sand to lay eggs while the males wrap around them in order to fertilize the eggs. Then both males and females catch the next wave back out to sea. The fertilized eggs…

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July 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

July 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Meet the Grunion

July 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion

From March through July, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium presents special evening programs to introduce you to the unique and elusive grunion. At times the beach may look as if it is covered in a blanket of silver as the wriggling fish arrive to mate. The females burrow into the sand to lay eggs while the males wrap around them in order to fertilize the eggs. Then both males and females catch the next wave back out to sea. The fertilized eggs…

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Family Sandcastle Day

July 22, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Relive your favorite memories and create new ones during Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Family Sandcastle Day! This event is free and open to everyone. All you need to bring is your best sandcastle building tools, a little shovel and bucket, and your castle creativity to this fun beach event. The sand on Cabrillo Beach will be thoroughly wet down to prepare for sand construction; the rest is up to you! All castle styles are welcome: moats, draw bridges, spires, windows, turrets;…

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Meet the Grunion

July 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion

From March through July, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium presents special evening programs to introduce you to the unique and elusive grunion. At times the beach may look as if it is covered in a blanket of silver as the wriggling fish arrive to mate. The females burrow into the sand to lay eggs while the males wrap around them in order to fertilize the eggs. Then both males and females catch the next wave back out to sea. The fertilized eggs…

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August 2017

Arctic Climate

August 4, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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ARCTIC CLIMATE, AS DOCUMENTED BY ALGAL ROCKS AT THE CABRILLO MARINE AQUARIUM The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium (CMA) invites you to meet Claremont McKenna College Professor Branwen Williams an Oceanographer at the Discovery Lecture Series presented by AltaSea and CMA. Professor Williams uses the skeletons of marine organisms as tools to understand recent changes in the climate. She has worked throughout the world's oceans from the tropics to the poles, focusing primarily on extracting records of oceanic and atmospheric change from…

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Cabrillo Art Corner

August 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Summer Whale Watch

August 20, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Join CMA on a search for great whales, such as blue, fin, humpback and minke whales, that visit our coast during the summer. Some of the largest whales in the world feed along our nutrient-rich coastline this time of year. CMA wildlife experts will join you on this adventure to catch a glimpse of these magnificent leviathans of the deep. One of these great whales is the largest of all whales in the world, the endangered blue whale. Researchers believe…

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September 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

September 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 18, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 19, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 22, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 23, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 24, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 26, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 27, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 28, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 29, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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Sea Otter Awareness Week

September 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until September 30, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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As part of this special week set aside to raise the profile of a sea otters, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will provide visitors with the chance to get an “inside look” at this endangered species. Visit the Exploration Center where we will have a fully articulated sea otter skeleton on display all week. Come find out what a sea otter eats! There will be lots of specimens on display. In the Kelp Forest room in the Exhibit Hall, there will be…

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October 2017

Sustainable Seafood Expo

October 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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The Expo provides great opportunities to sample new seafood options and see professional chefs turn sustainable seafood into dishes that you and your family can prepare at home. Experts are on hand to explain fisheries, habitats, species management, and a host of other factors that affect each species. More than a dozen non-profit and educational exhibitors will share information about their work to protect the ocean, its marine life and the environment. Our speaker panel is made up of top…

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Ecological Consequences of Thermal Stress on Wave-Swept Shores

October 6, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Discovery Lecture Series presented by AltaSea and Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Ecological Consequences of Thermal Stress on Wave-Swept Shores: Insights from a Model Ecosystem By Bengt J. Allen, California State University, Long Beach Increasing temperature variability associated with rapid climate change is likely to be an important driver of biological disturbance over the next few decades, as it increases the risk that species’ stress thresholds will be exceeded. In response to a thermal challenge, many organisms exhibit characteristic physiological changes resulting…

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Cabrillo Art Corner

October 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium “Sea Scare”

October 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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The best family Halloween party is back and only at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium! Sea Scare is washing ashore with lots of thrills, chills and gills. Guests can trick-or-treat at 13 different treat stations, participate in creepy crafts, experience dreadful demonstrations, enjoy apparitional activities, dance like a zombie in the Party Zone or experience our haunted maze. Food trucks will also be on-site to help you tame your hunger. So come in costume and join in on the masquerade of ghosts…

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November 2017

Cabrillo Art Corner

November 4, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Autumn Sea Fair

November 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Celebrate the bounty of the sea with fun-in-the-sun games and hometown spirit at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Autumn Sea Fair! Children of all ages will enjoy ocean-related activities throughout the day, including face-painting, origami lessons and gyotaku, the Japanese art of fish printing. Dig out your inner pirate and join in the search for buried treasure, learn how to cast a fishing rod, and use recycled materials we provide to compete in the Ocean Monster costume contest. This event is FREE.

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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Gift Shop Open House

November 26, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Dive into oceans of great gifts at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium’s Gift Shop! Enjoy yummy refreshments while browsing hundreds of collectible ornaments, fascinating books and specially curated ocean-themed gifts as part of Museum Store Sunday. In addition, several accomplished artists and artisans from the local community will showcase and sell their wares.#museumstoresunday

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December 2017

Do Swimming Animals Mix the Ocean?

December 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Discovery Lecture Series presented by AltaSea and Cabrillo Marine Aquarium By John O. Dabiri, Stanford The oceans are teeming with trillions of swimming organisms, from bacteria to blue whales. Current research efforts in biological oceanography often focus on the impact of the marine environment on the organisms within. We ask the opposite question: can organisms in the ocean, especially those that migrate vertically every day and regionally every year, change the physical and/or biogeochemical structure of the water column?

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Cabrillo Art Corner

December 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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Tidepool Walk

December 19, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Sunset Tidepool Walk

December 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00pm, repeating until December 21, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Sunset Tidepool Walk

December 21, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00pm, repeating until December 21, 2017

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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January 2018

Whale Fiesta

January 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

Join us for tons of FREE fun as we celebrate the migration of the Pacific gray whale and the beginning of whalewatching season! It's a family day filled with activities and exhibits for all - games, arts and crafts, puppet shows, marine awareness organizations, expert guest lecturers and festive music. Merriments include the building of a life-sized sand sculpture of a Pacific gray whale and its calf. For those with a competitive edge, enter the Duct Tape Whale Sculpture Contest.…

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February 2018

Tidepool Walk

February 10, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE. En Espanol 12-1:30pm

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Tidepool Walk

February 11, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.   12:00 PM - 1:30 PM en espanol

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Birds & Bees Under the Seas FRIENDS members-only

February 12, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Birds & Bees Under the Seas

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium with dinner and a behind-the-scenes look at how sea creatures meet, mate and raise their young. New this year! Enjoy a special sea slug love talk by Cal State LA marine biology professor Patrick Krug. Explore the unique mating habits of seahorses, featured in a new exhibit. Check out the new shark tank and get an up-close look at their egg cases. This family-friendly event is FREE for members with a reservation. To…

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Tidepool Walk

February 17, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Tidepool Walk

February 18, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Tidepool Walk

February 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Tidepool Walk

February 25, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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April 2018

World Autism Awareness Day

April 2, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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World Autism Awareness Day

We're hosting a World Autism Awareness Day event for children with special needs, their families and schools. Please RSVP by reserving your free tickets through Eventbrite. If you are coming as a class, please reserve tickets for all students and staff who will be attending. We encourage everyone to wear blue, the official color for World Autism Awareness Day, and use #LightItUpBlue to share your experience across social media and help light the world up blue this April! There will…

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Discovery Lecture California Grunion

April 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Karen-Martin-Grunion

Surf, Sand, and Silversides: Research and Outreach with California Grunion By Dr. Karen Martin, Pepperdine University The spectacular midnight runs of California Grunion are well known to patrons of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium. This endemic silverside fish, found only off California and Baja California, shares critical spawning habitat with millions of beach goers along one of the world’s most heavily populated coastlines. Spawning occurs during spring and summer, the times of heaviest human use. Although regulations offer some protection, human impacts…

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Cabrillo Art Corner

April 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Cabrillo Art corner

Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages. http://www.cabrillomarineaquarium.org/events-news/events-details.asp?id=1948 Saturday, April 07, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each…

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Tidepool Walk

April 14, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Tidepool Walk

April 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Tidepool Walk-CMA

CMA's Educators conduct tours of the Point Fermin tidepools. Attend an informative slide show in the John M. Olguin Auditorium, then come along on the naturalist-led ramble on the rocks to see animals in their natural habitat. Outdoor clothing and sneakers advised. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Reservations required for groups: 310-548-7562. Fee: FREE.

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Meet the Grunion at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

April 17, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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GRUNION PROGRAM SCHEDULE 2018

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will be offering a “Meet the Grunion” program Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The program will be offered again on May 1st. The Aquarium will open at 8 p.m. and a film on grunion begins at 9 p.m. in the John M. Olguin Auditorium. Prior to the predicted run, everyone will gather on the beach to await the grunion. The program cost is $5 for adults and $1 for seniors, students, and children. Warm clothing is recommended. Grunion…

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Earth Day – Take Action Day!

April 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Cabrillo-Beach

Join our annual Earth Day Beach Cleanup! Take action to help our local environment on Earth Day. Learn about the impact of microplastics and help clean our community's beautiful Cabrillo Beach on #CMAtakeactionday. Free; open to all ages.

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May 2018

Meet the Grunion

May 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion 2018

Watch silvery fish come up on the beach to spawn! Learn about the interesting mating rituals and growth of this curious fish. The Aquarium opens at 8 pm and an auditorium program begins at 9, followed by guided observation at the beach. You must arrive before 9 pm to see the movie. Warm clothing and a flashlight are recommended. April is closed season, catching grunion is NOT allowed. BUY TICKETS ONLINE! Admission: $5 adults ($1 seniors, students, children) MEMBERS ATTEND…

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Meet the Grunion at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

May 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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GRUNION PROGRAM SCHEDULE 2018

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium will be offering a “Meet the Grunion” program Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The program will be offered again on May 1st. The Aquarium will open at 8 p.m. and a film on grunion begins at 9 p.m. in the John M. Olguin Auditorium. Prior to the predicted run, everyone will gather on the beach to await the grunion. The program cost is $5 for adults and $1 for seniors, students, and children. Warm clothing is recommended. Grunion…

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Cabrillo Art Corner

May 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Cabrillo Art corner

Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages. http://www.cabrillomarineaquarium.org/events-news/events-details.asp?id=1948 Saturday, April 07, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each…

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Grand Grunion Gala 2018

May 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Grand Grunion Gala 2018

Join us for una fiesta espectacular to help raise funds for Cabrillo Marine Aquarium's award-winning conservation and education programs. Mix and mingle with your amigos while sipping exotic cocktails and shopping for one-of-a-kind auction items. Then sit down for an al fresco dining experience en la plaza before dancing the night away with music from the perennial favorite, 80z Enough. Enjoy gourmet Mexican cuisine prepared by Chef Paul Buchanan of Primal Alchemy Indulge in cocktails featuring a variety of tequilas.…

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Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre: Fisheyes

May 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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FishEyes-5-12-15

FishEyes returns to the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium with HDDT dancers Danny Dolan, Himerria Wortham & Amanda MacLeod who will open the performance with three oral stories & original movement inspired by themes of water conservation, climate change, and human connection to our environment. A panel discussion lead by Board President, Jamarah Hayner will follow. Panelists Jon Christensen (Professor, UCLA Institute for the Environment and Sustainability), Glen Dake (Landscape Architect) and Gregory Cesena (Janice Hahn deputy) will discuss how art making…

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Special Grunion Fish-tival

May 17, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion 2018

Come in style to the Grunion Fish-tival! Wear a grunion-themed aluminum hat to greet the grunion and shield yourself from the cosmic rays of the moon. The best grunion-themed foil hats will win a prize! Hatch grunion eggs, participate in grunion arts and crafts, watch a classic grunion video, interact with grunion researchers, touch live tidepool animals and see the many fish and other live animals in the Aquarium. Don't miss your chance to test your GQ (Grunion Quotient), or…

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Special Grunion Fish-tival

May 17, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion

Come in style to the Grunion Fish-tival! Wear a grunion-themed aluminum hat to greet the grunion and shield yourself from the cosmic rays of the moon. The best grunion-themed foil hats will win a prize! Hatch grunion eggs, participate in grunion arts and crafts, watch a classic grunion video, interact with grunion researchers, touch live tidepool animals and see the many fish and other live animals in the Aquarium. Don't miss your chance to test your GQ (Grunion Quotient), or…

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8th Annual Robotics By The Sea

May 19, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Robotics By The Sea-2018

Robots take over the Aquarium at our 8th annual Robotics Day! Watch demonstrations from local robotics clubs and learn about land and underwater ROVs (Remotely Operated Vehicles). Drive an underwater ROV through an obstacle course and discover how scientists use ROVs to explore the ocean. Robotics By The Sea is a FREE event and open to everyone.

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June 2018

Cabrillo Art Corner

June 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Cabrillo Art corner

Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages. http://www.cabrillomarineaquarium.org/events-news/events-details.asp?id=1948 Saturday, April 07, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each…

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Meet the Grunion

June 15, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Meet the Grunion 2018

Watch silvery fish come up on the beach to spawn! Learn about the interesting mating rituals and growth of this curious fish. The Aquarium opens at 8 pm and an auditorium program begins at 9, followed by guided observation at the beach. You must arrive before 9 pm to see the movie. Warm clothing and a flashlight are recommended. April is closed season, catching grunion is NOT allowed. BUY TICKETS ONLINE! Admission: $5 adults ($1 seniors, students, children) MEMBERS ATTEND…

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The Endless Summer Starts Here!

June 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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$10 – $25
Endless Summer Starts Here

Check out our new murals by Endless Summer artist John Van Hamersveld. Treat yourself to fun food truck fare, try out some creative cocktails at our no-host bar, and dance the night away!

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August 2018

See the Sea, Si? Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

August 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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See the Sea

Join us on the water for a floating oceanography lab! This hands-on trip will be aboard a specially equipped vessel where you’ll have opportunities to study some of the near shore animals. Learn about the fascinating world of plankton, animals that call mud their home and some of the fish that prefer the sandy bottom. The trip starts with a “fish-eye” view of the underwater world living on and around the dock, which will be revealed by an underwater camera.…

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September 2018

Cabrillo Art Corner at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

September 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages.

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“Salt Marsh Open House” Cabrillo Beach

September 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Salinas de San Pedro

Step out into nature and discover the hidden world of the Salinas de San Pedro Salt Marsh. On Sunday, September 29, join Cabrillo Marine Aquarium educators and Coastal Park Naturalists as they help uncover the world of mud and water that is our local wetland. The salt marsh will be open from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., giving ample time to learn more about the local native plants and animals, including birds, fish, crabs, worms and more. Bring your binoculars,…

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Cuatro@Cabrillo at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium,

September 16, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Cuatro at Cabrillo 09-16-18

The San Pedro Waterfront Arts District is excited to announce a new arts education series at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium called Cuatro@Cabrillo: Arts Adventures for the Culturally Curious. The four-part series will launch on Sunday, September 16th at 3:30pm, which is Mexico’s Independence Day, and will feature a lecture about the art of Mexico to be delivered by renowned arts scholar Gregorio Luke. Cuatro@Cabrillo will continue in 2019 with the presentation of three films by Oscar-winning Mexican directors. Cuatro@Cabrillo is…

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October 2018

Discovery Lecture Series-Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Discovery Lecture

Beautiful Minds: Dolphins, Apes and the origins of Human Intelligence By Dr. Craig Stanford, USC Everyone knows of Jane Goodall’s pioneering studies of wild chimpanzees, and all they have told us about what it means to be human. From maternal love to extraordinary intelligence, and from murder to infanticide, chimpanzees and other apes reveal to us the bright and dark sides of human nature. And most people know about dolphins; that they are clever, big-brained, highly social mammals of the…

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Cabrillo Art Corner-Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free

Cabrillo Art Corner Have fun doing arts and crafts the first Saturday of the month. Each Cabrillo Art Corner features a unique ocean-themed project that jump starts your creativity, engages your senses and relaxes your mind. Focus on the task at hand and forget about life's craziness for awhile. We hope you'll join us! Fee: FREE; open to all ages

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Documentary Film Screenings-Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 6, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Stroop

Documentary Film Screenings The San Pedro Film Festival will be screening three documentaries at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium for free! Spend an afternoon following the best female big wave surfer on the planet, learn about the threatened flying devil rays and journey into the rhino horn war. Please visit the San Pedro Film Festival website for all the details and to reserve free tickets. DOCUMENTARY SHORTS 01 Saturday Oct. 6 • 12:30 pm Cabrillo Marine Aquarium REGISTER FOR TICKETS PAIGE…

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Autumn Sea Fair/Sustainable Seafood Expo-Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 7, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Free
Sustainable Seafood Expo-2018

We're combining two of our favorite community events to celebrate the bounty of the sea. Learn more about sustainability with fun-in-the-sun games and hometown spirit! It's a day filled with music, games, contests, exhibits, demonstrations, arts and crafts, and fun! Find out how seafood gets to your plate, and how simple choices can ensure a healthy ocean for the future. Taste some sustainable seafood samples while they last. For additional information call (310) 548-7582. This event is FREE!

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“Salt Marsh Open House”

October 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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Salinas de San Pedro

Step out into nature and discover the hidden world of the Salinas de San Pedro Salt Marsh. On Sunday, September 29, join Cabrillo Marine Aquarium educators and Coastal Park Naturalists as they help uncover the world of mud and water that is our local wetland. The salt marsh will be open from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., giving ample time to learn more about the local native plants and animals, including birds, fish, crabs, worms and more. Bring your binoculars,…

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AltaSea A Room Where It Happens: LA H20 from Mountains to Sea-Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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AltaSea-10-20-18
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Sea Scare 2018-Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

October 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731 United States
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The best family Halloween party around is back and only at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium! Sea Scare is washing ashore with lots of thrills and chills. Sea Scare brings back all your favorite attractions like Trick-or-Treat Trail, Seaside Boardwalk, the Sea Scare Party Zone, and Skull Alley. We also have some exciting Tricks and Treats to celebrate. Plus, Aquarium Members get a special early entry into the event at 6pm. So come in costume and join in on the masquerade of…

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