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Otter Weekend

Snap photos of your children with a live otter and meet the aquarium’s resident otters Olive, Emilia, and Olivia. The Rescued River Otter Trio will be on exhibit all weekend, and aquarium experts will be on site to lead informational sessions about the otters and answer questions. Before you leave, stop by the conservation booth…

Mermaid Breakfast

Dine under the sea while watching the enchanting dance of the aquarium’s Mystic Mermaids. Guests will feast on scrambled eggs, french toast, hash browns, and other delicious breakfast items while the Mermaids perform their choreographed dances alongside their fishy friends. Photo ops with the mermaids are available after the show, and all diners receive 50…
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Rocket Launch with United Launch Alliance

Get your budding rocket scientist to this event and show them the real thing. A new rocket from Centennial-based United Launch Alliance blasts off from Cape Canaveral this weekend, and your family can watch it unfold live at this stream with real ULA scientists. Stick around afterward to build your own model rockets and launch them…
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Opening Doors Ribbon Cutting

Our children's museum wants the city to know that its doors are open to everyone—so it's installed a few more. In response to increasingly negative immigration policies, the museum invited 11 local artists to design doors—from Maeve Eichelberger's peacock-emblazoned portal to Armando Silva's doorway declaring "We Are 1"—for a new public art installation. At the…


This authentic Italian restaurant serves house-made pastas, soups, and more. Stop into Sarto’s Pantry—the adjacent market—for grab-and-go sandwiches, salads, and pizzas.

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