Press Releases

October 24, 2018 – Feathers, Fins, Frights, and Family Fun at Texas State Aquarium’s “Boo! In the Blue”

October 17, 2018 – Wes Tunnell Honored with Texas State Aquarium-Funded Scholarship at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

October 10, 2018 –  “To The Rescue” Exhibition at the Texas State Aquarium Shares Wildlife Rescue Stories with Guests

September 18, 2018 – “Deaf Awareness Day” at the Texas State Aquarium to Welcome Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Community

September 13, 2018 –  Texas State Aquarium to Host Its Third “Sensory Sensitive Sunday” This Year

September 11, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Announces $74,000 to Support Marine Research and Conservation

September 4, 2018 – On National Wildlife Day, Discover How the Texas State Aquarium Is Helping Save Local Species

August 21, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Releases Nine Juvenile Sea Turtles Back Into Their Natural Habitat

August 14, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Earns Fifth Consecutive Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

August 9, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Earns CILC Pinnacle Award for Fourth Year in a Row

August 8, 2018 – Socorro Doves, a Species Extinct in the Wild, Hatch at the Texas State Aquarium

August 7, 2018 –  Step inside the Jaws of “The Meg” at the Texas State Aquarium

August 6, 2018 –  H-E-B Splash Park Re-opens with New Rubber Surface 

August 1, 2018 – Clownfish and Jellies Born at the Texas State Aquarium

July 17, 2018 – “Plastic Free July” Celebrated Every Day at the Texas State Aquarium

July 13, 2018 – Celebrate “Shark Awareness Day” With Live Sharks and Interactive Experiences at the Texas State Aquarium

July 12, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Joins Padre Island National Seashore for “Ridley Rendezvous”

July 2, 2018 – Fourth of July Indoor and Outdoor Fun Awaits at the Texas State Aquarium

June 28, 2018 – Rescued Sea Turtle “Champ” Debuts at the Texas State Aquarium

June 19, 2018 – Hazardous Waste Response Training For Wildlife Rescuers To Take Place At Texas State Aquarium

June 15, 2018 – On World Sea Turtle Day, Learn How The Texas State Aquarium Is Helping Save These Endangered Species

June 8, 2018 – Learn How to Save the Sea at Texas State Aquarium’s World Oceans Day on June 9

June 6, 2018 – Spotted Eagle Ray Now On Exhibit at the Texas State Aquarium

June 5, 2018 – Summer SeaCamp Begins at the Texas State Aquarium

June 4, 2018 – June is Zoo and Aquarium Month: Visiting Your Local Aquarium Supports Wildlife Conservation

May 30, 2018 – Caribbean Bird Species Hatch at the Texas State Aquarium

May 29, 2018 – New Sloth on Exhibit at the Texas State Aquarium

May 28, 2018 – College Course at Texas State Aquarium Begins Tuesday, May 29

May 24, 2018 – New National Geographic Exhibit and 4D Film Accompanies Opening of H-E-B Splash Park Memorial Day Weekend

May 23, 2018 – The Deep 4D Dives into Texas State Aquarium’s Whataburger 4-Dimension Theater on May 25

May 18, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Wildlife Rescue Open House Scheduled for May 22

May 17, 2018  – Texas State Aquarium Treating 4 Sea Turtles Species for the First Time Ever

May 15, 2018 – “Dream Night” at Texas State Aquarium on May 30 to Benefit Children With Special Needs and Their Families

May 9, 2018 – Aquatic Adventures Await At Texas State Aquarium’s Summer SeaCamp

May 7, 2018 – Applications Now Open For Texas State Aquarium’s $150,000 In Wildlife Conservation And Research Grants

May 3, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium To Award $150,000 To Wildlife Conservation And Research Projects In 2018

May 2, 2018 – National Geographic Photographer Brian Skerry To Teach Class At Texas State Aquarium On June 2

April 20, 2018 – “Coast Guard Day” At The Texas State Aquarium To Feature Free Admission For Coast Guardsmen And Special Events

April 18, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium To Celebrate Earth Day With Beach Cleanup And “Party For The Planet™”

April 16, 2018 – Weather Service Provider StormGeo To Share Hurricane Safety Tips At Texas State Aquarium On April 17

April 14, 2018 – On National Dolphin Day, Learn How the Texas State Aquarium Is Advancing Dolphin Conservation and Research

April 6, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium To Host “Sensory Sensitive Sunday” For Families Facing Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Sensory Challenges

April 5, 2018 – ‘SHARKS: On Assignment With Brian Skerry’ Exhibition To Open At Texas State Aquarium In Corpus Christi, Texas

March 30, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium and Padre Island National Seashore Mascots to Dance-Off for Sea Turtle Awareness

March 27, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Rings in Easter Weekend with SCUBA Easter Bunny, Egg Scavenger Hunt and More

March 23, 2018 Texas State Aquarium Partners with A&M-Corpus Christi to Teach Conservation, Welfare and Research Course

March 21, 2018 Texas State Aquarium Welcomes Nearly 40,000 Spring Break Guests

March 16, 2018 – Griffin Joins Texas State Aquarium as Director of Marketing and Communications

March 15, 2018 – Rescued Magnificent Frigatebird at Texas State Aquarium Named “Storm” by Online Voters

March 7, 2018 – Texas State Aquarium Gears Up For Spring Break With H-E-B Splash Park, Extended Hours

March 5, 2018 Texas State Aquarium to Release Sea Turtles at South Padre Island National Seashore on March 9

Feb. 28, 2018 – Magnificent Frigatebird And White Pelican Make Public Debut At The Texas State Aquarium

Feb. 13, 2018 –Texas State Aquarium Animals To Receive Valentine’s “Gifts”

Feb. 12, 2018 Texas State Aquarium to Host Dollar Day Presented by H-E-B. on Sunday, February 18

Feb. 7, 2018 Texas State Aquarium to Coordinate Clean Up of North Beach as Part of Statewide Adopt-A-Beach Program

Jan. 30, 2018 Texas State Aquarium Reports All-Time Record Economic Impact and Attendance in 2017

Jan. 24, 2018 Texas State Aquarium Holds Event for Families Facing Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Sensory Challenges

Jan. 22, 2018 Texas State Aquarium Releases 201 Rehabilitated Sea Turtles at Padre Island National Seashore

Jan. 19, 2018 Texas State Aquarium’s Restaurant Receives First “Ocean-Friendly Restaurant” Award in Texas

Jan. 11, 2018 More than 700 Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Treated and Released at Texas State Aquarium’s Wildlife Rescue and Recovery Center

Jan. 10, 2018 Texas State Aquarium Participates in Multi-Institutional Cetacean Study

Jan. 9, 2018  Texas State Aquarium to Host Dollar Day Presented by NavyArmy on Monday, January 15

Jan. 6, 2018 Texas State Aquarium to Release Sea Turtles at Padre Island National Seashore on January 7

Jan. 5, 2018 Texas State Aquarium and U.S. Coast Guard Join Forces Today for Offshore Sea Turtle Release

Jan. 4, 2018   Texas State Aquarium’s Wildlife Rescue and Recovery Center Takes in All-Time Record of Nearly 400 Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles

Dec. 13, 2018 Texas State Aquarium to Release Sea Turtles at South Padre Island National Seashore on Dec. 14

Dec. 11, 2018 Texas State Aquarium’s Wildlife Rescue and Recovery Center Treating 101 Sea Turtles

Nov. 29, 2018 Scuba Santa is Diving into Town at the Texas State Aquarium

Nov. 27, 2017 Texas State Aquarium to Host Dollar Day Presented by Whataburger on Sunday, December 3

Nov. 27, 2017 Texas State Aquarium Receives $100,000 Grant from NOAA to Aid Teachers in Watershed Education

Nov. 22, 2017 Texas State Aquarium to Provide Free Thanksgiving Meal to Members and Guests on November 23.

Nov. 20, 2017 New Film “THE POLAR EXPRESS™ 4-D Experience®” Premieres at the Texas State Aquarium

Nov. 15, 2017 Texas State Aquarium to Unveil New Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility

Nov. 9, 2017  Texas State Aquarium to Provide Half-Off Admission for Current and Former Military on Veterans Day

Nov. 2, 2017   Texas State Aquarium to Host Dollar Day Presented by H-E-B on Sunday, November 5

Oct. 30, 2017  Dolphins and Harlem Globetrotter to Meet Today at Texas State Aquarium

Oct.26, 2017   Texas State Aquarium to Celebrate Halloween with Two Spook-tacular Weekend Events 

Oct.30, 2017   Texas State Aquarium to Host Nov. 5 Dollar Day Presented by H-E-B.

Oct 24, 2017    International Conservation Project Involving Texas State Aquarium Captures Vaquita for First Time Ever

Oct 17, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Marks All-Time Record Attendance of 12,350 Dollar Day Guests

Oct 13, 2017     Top Chefs to Battle for Best Sustainable Seafood Dish at Texas State Aquarium

Oct 11, 2017      Texas State Aquarium Announces Oct. 15 Dollar Day Presented by ExxonMobil

Oct 10, 2017      Juvenile Animals at the Texas State Aquarium Highlight Sustainability Program

Sep 27, 2017      Underwater Cave Explorer Sam Meacham to Visit Texas State Aquarium

Aug 31, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Returns to Full Operations in Wake of Hurricane Harvey

Aug 28, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Reopens Following Hurricane Harvey

Aug 24, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Prepared for Tropical Storm Harvey

Aug 15, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Earns CILC Pinnacle Award for Third Consecutive Year

Aug 08, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Holds Raffle for Dream Trip to Mexico

Aug 02, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Connect with E/V Nautilus via Remote Online Broadcast

Jul 19, 2017     Red-Capped Cardinal Chicks Hatch at Texas State Aquarium’s New Caribbean Journey

Jul 14, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Release Rehabilitated Black-Bellied Whistling Ducks on July 15

Jul 13, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Participates in Teen Volunteer Exchange Program with Zoos and Aquariums

Jul 11, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Release Rehabilitated Sea Turtle in North Beach on July 13

Jul 10, 2017     Nineteen Top U.S. Aquariums Join Forces to Tackle Growing Plastic Pollution Threat Facing Ocean and Rivers

Jun 13, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Once Again Earns 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Jun 09, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Celebrate World Oceans Day with Educational and Environmental Games and Activities

Jun 06, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Sees Record Attendance With the Opening of Caribbean Journey

May 24, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Release Rehabilitated Peregrine Falcon at Hazel Bazemore Park

May 18, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Kicks Off #Pied4APorpoise Social Media Challenge

May 13, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Celebrates Caribbean Journey Grand Opening

May 11, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Host Emergency Drill with First Responders

May 03, 2017     STEM Programs Enhance Learning with Technology and Methodology

May 02, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Released Rehabilitated Great Blue Heron into the Wild

Apr 26, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Leads with Women at the Helm

Apr 10, 2017     Caribbean Journey to Open, Shark: A 4-D Experience® Film to Premiere at the Texas State Aquarium on May 13

Apr 05, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Announces Support of Vaquita Conservation Efforts

Mar 27, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Announces Caribbean Journey Grand Opening on May 13

Mar 27, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Reports Strong Spring Break Attendance

Mar 21, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Hold Tour of Caribbean Journey

Mar 09, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Extends Hours and Opens H-E-B Splash Park for Spring Break

Mar 06, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Nominated for USA TODAY 10 Best Aquariums in North America

Feb 14, 2017     Tuesday, February 21 Is Texas State Aquarium Day at the Capitol

Feb 14, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Announces February Dollar Day Presented by H-E-B

Feb 13, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Released Eight Rehabilitated Green Sea Turtles Back Into the Wild

Jan 13, 2017     Texas State Aquarium to Release Sea Turtles at South Padre Island National Seashore

Jan 11, 2017     Texas State Aquarium Announces January Dollar Day Presented by NavyArmy Community Credit Union

Jan 10, 2017     Texas State Aquarium’s Second Chances Wildlife Rehabilitation Program Releases 125 Birds in 2016