Special Events

Here you'll find information about special events and activities here at the Sea Zoo throughout the 2018 season - be sure to check our Diary or Facebook for more info and details on particular events and activities closer to the date!

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February half term

We open for the new season on Feb 10th just in time for February half term! As half term dates vary depending on region and school, please be sure to check our opening times before you visit.

Easter holidays

March 24th-April 15th

For the Easter holidays we have Eastery arts & crafts activities for the kids, plus an educational Easter fish egg trail on Easter Sunday! Don't forget to try delicious Eastery treats and cakes in our cafe!

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May half term

May 26th-June 3rd 

11am: Watercolour and paper straw painting

12.30pm: Handprint fish bowls

2.30pm Origami Mr Sharky

Activities are free and last for a maximum of 30 minutes, if you'd like to join in please try to be there within 15 minutes of starting.


World Oceans Day

Celebrate World Oceans Day with us on June 8th! A day for appreciating our oceans - try a special quiz, make a pledge to protect the oceans or get your face painted! Check our Facebook or Diary for more details closer to the date!

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Arctic Ice Fun Day

July 7th

Come celebrate all things Arctic with us and the Siku Project! A fun day down at the beach outside the Sea Zoo, including a competition for machines designed by contestants for rebuilding Arctic ice and fighting climate change! Who can pump the most water or gather the most energy from the wind? Organised by the Siku Project, check out the official Facebook event!

Summer holidays

July 15th - September 7th

We've got plenty of fun lined up for the summer with ocean-themed activities every day plus talks and fish feeds! In addition to that, we'll have a few special theme weeks during the summer - see below!

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Shark Week

July 22nd-27th

We're celebrating Shark Week this week so don't miss it!
Special Shark Quiz plus educational shark-themed activities! 

Whale and Dolphin Week

July 29th - August 3rd

Celebrating our native cetaceans this week with special educational whale and dolphin-themed activities!

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National Marine Week

August 5th - 10th

Dedicated to celebrating the Wildlife Trusts' National Marine Week with marine-themed arts & crafts and a special marine week quiz!

Anglesey Marine Week

August 12th - 17th

Celebrate our local seas with us! Did you know all of our species are British and most of them can also be found around Anglesey? Find details on educational activities this week in our Diary and on our Facebook closer to the date!

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Great British Beach Clean

September 14th - 17th

Details of our autumn beach cleans coming soon!

October half term

October 20th - November 4th

Things are about to get spooky! Halloween activities and scary fish facts, more details to follow on our Facebook closer to the date!

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Annual Halloween Event

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This is the big event of the year! Halloween is a huge deal for us and every year we put on a special evening family event for one night only! The whole aquarium is decorated and staff and volunteers roped in to play spooky characters - do you dare brave the dark? 

Past themes include murder mystery, creepy fairy tales, a scary circus, classic horror movies and Jules Verne's 20 000 Leagues Under the Sea - this year's theme and details to follow later!

Please note this event is advance booking only - tickets will come on sale in the autumn. Free for season ticket holders!