News & Events in Grapevine

Underwater Pumpkin Carving

Tuesday, November 4th

Toddler Tuesday

Toddler Tuesday returns the first Tuesday of every month. Tickets are just $14 for one adult and two toddlers up to 4 years of age. Each additional child ages 3-12 are only $5.
*Walk up offer only

October 20th - October 24th

Senior Week

Senior Citizen's ages 60+ receive $10 tickets October 20th through October 24th. Purchase your tickets at the door to receive special pricing. Email or call 469-444-3004 to book groups of 10 or more people.

October 23, 24 and 25

Dark Waters

Explore all of your favorite SEA LIFE animals in a spooky night time setting, with complimentary snacks and special eerie talks by our Pirate-clad team members.

Ticket times are at 8:00pm, 8:30pm and 9:00pm.
Separate ticketed event. Tickets must be purchased through the below link. Not included in General Admission. Annual Pass Holders can purchase tickets at the door for $10 per person.

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October 18th, 19th, 22nd, 25th, 26th and 29th

Underwater Pumpkin Carving

You’re in for frightful fishy fun at SEA LIFE Grapevine with several underwater Halloween happenings. Enjoy a few tricks and a lot of fun treats that include scary fish facts, a pumpkin patch photo opportunity and underwater pumpkin carving. Be sure to stop by on select Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays throughout October to watch highly trained divers dressed in costume compete to see who can carve the best jack-o-lantern... UNDERWATER!

Annual Pass Holders are invited to bring a friend for FREE each dive day. Plus, on October 17th, Annual Pass Holders are invited to an exclusive Pumpkin Painting Party from 6-8pm. All attendees must RSVP due to limited space. Please RSVP to to secure your spot.

November 7th - November 9th

Girl Scout Weekend

Bring out your troop for Girl Scout Weekend at SEA LIFE Aquarium on November 7th - November 9th for special discounted pricing!
Email for more information and to book today!

November 10th - November 14th

Home School Week

Home schooled students can stop in for special deals during Home school Week, November 10th - November 14th!
Home school students and parents receive discounted tickets during Home School Week! Just mention to our admissions staff that you are a home school group to receive special prices!
- $7 for students
- $10 for parents
If you have a group of 10 or more please email or call 469.444.3004 to pre-book your visit.

November 29th through December 21st


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NOW OPEN #SharkMission

Challenge your fears and knowledge of nature’s most misunderstood ocean predators with Shark Mission in conjunction with the newly remodeled Shark Walk!

Immerse yourself in the life of a shark, play interactive games, experience spectacular visuals and learn fascinating facts about these majestic predators of the deep.

Join our “mission” as you take a journey through SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium to spot over 15 species of sharks with our Shark Guide, with the purchase of a Guidebook.


CBS 11 Visits Shark Mission and Our New Shark Pup

Click here to see reporter Elizabeth Dinh go behind the scenes to feed a shark and meet our new Epaulette shark pup Apollo.


See Shark Mission on WFAA's News 8 Daybreak

Click here to discover the world of sharks in our new interactive exhibit.


Turtle Rescue Center Featured on Fox 4's Lone Star Adventures!

Meet our new rescue turtles, all rehabilitated at the Animal Rehabilitation Keep (ARK) in Port Aransas! They will now live a happy life at SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine in our brand new Turtle Rescue Center.

Click here to view the clip.


Summer Fun At SEA LIFE With CBS 11

CBS 11 reporter Elizabeth Dinh got the chance to check out some of our underwater creatures including three new Kemp's Ridley turtles that now call Grapevine home, and sting rays that are ready to eat.

Click here and here to view the clips.


Read All About It: New Turtle Rescue Center Featured In The New York Times

Click here to learn more about Roxy and Squirt, our non-releasable Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, and their new permanent home in Turtle Rescue Center.


News 8 Daybreak Gets A Close Look At New Home for Rescue Turtles

Click here to view WFAA's Richard Kent get a close look at Turtle Rescue Center, the new home for our three endangered sea turtles.


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*Attraction remains open 90 minutes after last admission

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