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Homeschool Week - Insect Invasion

January 27-31, 10am-1pm

'Dive' into Homeschool Week and learn all about insects and their amazing adaptations! Homeschoolers and their families can purchase tickets for just $10 per person. That's a savings of up to 58%!

FREE Educational Workshop: Grasshopper Dissection*
10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm daily
Did you know grasshoppers have green blood? In this 30 minute workshop we will look into the complex anatomy of the grasshopper and the unique adaptations that have helped them flourish! This workshop is suitable for ages 8-12, but younger students may participate with a parent.

*Workshop is first come, first served. Space is limited. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to workshop time. Be sure to sign up for a workshop when you arrive. Please note that Homeschool Week admission tickets do not guarantee a workshop spot.

Tropical Staycation

Feb 8-23

Escape the winter weather and experience a tropical paradise right here in Metro Detroit! We're throwing the best island party ever so grab your Hawaiian shirt and flip flops — we've got the leis covered!

- Complimentary face painting throughout the day
- Arts & crafts
- Tropical photo opps
- and more!

Save 40% on walk-up aquarium tickets when you wear a Hawaiian shirt during the event period. Feb 8-23, 2020 only.


Rainbow Seas

March 9-20

Explore the underwater world with our rainbow-colored fishy friends! Your little adventurer will LOVE all the fun we have in store: arts & crafts, storytime, juice & cookies and more! Perfect for toddlers and their families.
If you're looking to visit on a Monday-Thursday during the 'Rainbow Seas' event period, check out our special Toddler Time tickets.
Please note: event activities end at 2pm each day.


PJ Masks

April 4 - May 3

Help stop the Mayhem - it's time to be a hero! Use all your creature knowledge to help the PJ Masks avert disaster in the deep!

Pirate Party

May 23 - June 28

Ahoy matey! Join the pirate crew, meet a real pirate, find treasure and more in this swashbuckling adventure!

Meet a Mermaid

October 30 - November 22

Meet marvelous mermaids up-close and witness their magic as they swim alongside their ocean friends!