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Amazing Events
at SEA LIFE

Teacher Appreciation Days

July 6 - August 10

Show your school ID or pay stub and enjoy FREE walk-up admission!* Plus, you can also have up to six friends and family visit with you for just $10 per person. That's a savings of up to $13.95 each! 

Did you know that LEGOLAND Discovery Center is also celebrating Teacher Appreciation Days?! The Discovery Center is also located at Great Lakes Crossing Outlets. Separate admission tickets required. Please note: Adults must be accompanied by a child in order to enter LEGOLAND Discovery Center. 

*Walk-up tickets only. Not available online. May not be combined with any other offers. Children ages 2 and younger are free. Final interpretation resides with SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium.

Shark Week

July 28 - August 4

Sharks are one of the oldest creatures known to man and one of the world’s most efficient predators. There are over 350 species of shark and they’ve been around for 400 million years, predating the dinosaurs!

At SEA LIFE Michigan, you’ll encounter 7 species of the ocean’s most cunning predators and get even CLOSER as you walk through our underwater Ocean Tunnel. Are you brave enough?

Meet a Mermaid

August 15 - September 1

Meet Mermaids for the first time ever at SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium! From August 15th to September 1st (Thursdays through Sundays only), mermaids will perform underwater next to sharks, sea turtles and thousands of tropical fish to amaze visitors of all ages. Then, meet a mermaid "face to fin" at a magical photo op!

Mermaid Dive Show Times:

  • Thursdays - Saturdays 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
  • Sundays from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Mermaid Meet & Greets Times:

  • Thursdays - Saturdays 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2 PM to 4 PM
  • Sundays from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

*Please be advised during our Mermaids event we strongly discourage bringing strollers through the aquarium*