Spooky Seas Animal Presentations

Press Release

Dana Point, CA – The Ocean Institute will present Spooky Seas Animal Presentations with live animals from Adventures in Science on Saturday, October 24.  Presentation times are 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.  Special guests include spooky spiders and slithering snakes.  Visit our Ecology Center Lab between animal presentations to build your very own Vampire Squid Rocket.  Cost is included in the regular price of admission; Ocean Institute members free.  Weekend hours are 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.


The Ocean Institute is an ocean education center that offers in-depth Marine Science, Maritime History and Outdoor Education programs. The facility includes state-of-the-art teaching labs, the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center, two historic tallships, and an oceanographic research vessel. Immersion-based field trips range from one-hour science labs to multi-day programs at sea. All programs are designed to maximize immersion, spark curiosity, and inspire a deep commitment to learning. Ocean-based exhibits are open to the public seven days a week. Visitors can explore the underwater world while participating in fun activities designed to indulge ocean curiosity. Throughout the year, the Ocean Institute also offers organized family programs, summer camps, cruises, tallship sails, and other unique events including our annual Toshiba Tall Ships Festival and the Festival of Whales.

Address: 24200 Dana Point Harbor Dr., Dana Point, CA 92629
Website: www.ocean-institute.org
Phone: (949) 496-2274

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