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Healthcare Professionals Month

Jan 5, 2020 - Feb 8, 2020

Healthcare Professionals go FREE!

We are ringing in the New Year with our third annual Healthcare Professionals Appreciation Month! We are extending FREE admission to all Healthcare Professionals from January 5 - February 8. Plus, receive 50% off for up to 4 additional guests. All healthcare professionals are invited to take a break under the sea and spend the day with over 5,000 aquatic creatures! 

*Healthcare professionals must present a valid medical ID at admissions to receive the offer. Tickets are available on a walk-up basis only, not for purchase online. 

All hospital employees are eligible as well as all healthcare professionals covering industries such as: insurance, dental, orthodontics, speech pathology, social work, and much more. For a full eligibility list, please visit our Facebook event. All Healthcare Employees are welcome! 


Feb 1 - Feb 29

A RAY-tastic Month!

Swim into Feb-RAY-ary at SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord from February 1st through February 29th as we RAYS Awareness about rays! Wander through the aquarium and learn all about rays as you uncover ray facts and solve clues on our RAY-mazing scavenger hunt. For this month only, catch our brand new “Feed the Rays” talk happening daily at 12pm and 2pm and our Ray Keeper Talk happening Monday-Saturday at 10:30am. 

Do you want to learn how to best avoid being stung by a stingray? We can teach you! Ask any of our hosts and they’ll teach you how to do the Stingray Shuffle! 

But wait there's more... We are so excited to introduce the newest and cutest ocean babies at SEA LIFE! Take a Behind-the-Scenes tour and help name our two adorable Cownose Ray Pups! 

Sensory Friendly Sundays

Jan 12, 2020 | 9 AM - 11 AM


Enjoy the aquarium two hours before the public for a sensory friendly underwater journey. We welcome all families with children on the autism spectrum or children with sensory processing disorders to this event. 

The aquarium has been adjusted to best reduce sensory triggers throughout each exhibit of the aquarium. We have also created a safe place or comfort room, which can be utilized at any time. 

Feel free to download our Sensory Guide here to plan ahead for your visit. We hope to SEA you then! 

Yoga at the Aquarium

Jan 11, 2020 | 9-10 AM

Namastay Under the Sea!

Join SweatNET and SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord aquarium for the ultimate yoga class surrounded by all our FINtastic creatures. Follow along, with instructor Jaimis Yoga, wearing Silent Disco/Yoga headphones allowing you to be fully immersed under the sea in all parts of the aquarium. The class is a gentle flow for ALL levels.