4th of July

Thu. July 4, 2019 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Celebrate the red, white, and blue…with a fin-tastic view!

The Aquarium will be open for regular hours of 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. during the day on the Fourth of July, and then reopen at 7 p.m. for fireworks and other festivities until 10 p.m. Explore the Aquarium after hours,* enjoy snacks and drinks, then settle down for a front-row seat to the Mayor’s Big Bang Celebration presented by H-E-B, happening just nearby over the sparkling Corpus Christi Bay. Your 4th of July ticket includes a complimentary hot dog and burger dinner, and concessions and adult beverages will also be available for purchase.

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*Guests will have access to visit the majority of the Aquarium’s Caribbean Journey and Gulf of Mexico exhibits after 7 p.m. There will be no wildlife presentations past 6 p.m., and the H-E-B Splash Park, Gulf of Mexico observation deck, H-E-B Dolphin Room, and the Whataburger 4D Theater will closed after 6 p.m. Guests can bring in chairs and blankets. Coolers and outside food and drink are not permitted – food and beverages will be available for purchase onsite.