Behind the Seas Tours at Marineland
Date : 01/01/2018
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Behind the Seas Tours
Go behind-the-scenes and below-the-decks of Marineland Dolphin Adventure! Their Behind the Seas Tour offers an exclusive backstage look at our facility and animal habitats, and an opportunity to explore their unique and fascinating history spanning over 75 years.
From their beginnings as an underwater film studio to their new, modern facility, Marineland Dolphin Adventure has been creating memories for generations. Along with their many advancements over the years, guests will learn about Marineland’s pioneering work in aquatic animal research and advancement of life support systems for aquatic environments.
The Behind the Seas tour also features new exhibits with animals native to the Southeast region of the United States, and an opportunity to learn the importance of the Gulf Stream, ecosystems and conservation. Guests will also discover facts about invasive species and their effects on aquatic populations along the eastern seaboard, such as lion fish, green moray eels, jellyfish and lobsters.
Pricing (includes General Admission):
Length of tour: approximately 45 minutes. Daily tours run at 10 a.m, 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. & the final tour runs at 3:20 p.m.
Marineland Dolphin Adventure, St. Augustine FL
Nights of Lights in St. Augustine
Date : 01/01/2018
Time : 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Nights of Lights
St. Augustine sparkles to life with this annual tradition. Nights of Lights traditionally begins the Saturday before the Thanksgiving holiday.
The Nights of Lights Light Up celebration sparkles to life at 6:30 p.m. in St. Augustine’s Plaza de la Constitucion, with the lights staying on until January 31, 2018.
The best way to enjoy the popular holiday lighting display is to park in the Historic Parking Facility located off Castillo Drive and enjoy the sights in one of many different ways – on foot, by bicycle or pedicab on a trolley or by horse and carriage.
A few popular events are listed below but you can find a full list of events in the Calendar of Events tab in the menu at the top of this page.