Pirate Day at Georgia Aquarium, Sept. 22
Batten down the hatches! Pirate Day is returning to Georgia Aquarium, Sept. 22, 2012!
Kids 12 and under dressed in pirate costume receive FREE general admission to the Aquarium!*
We are setting sail for an amazing and educational journey around the Seven Seas and our very own One World Ocean! Join Georgia Aquarium for a day of pirate fun, Sept. 22, as we circle the globe and learn about our rivers and oceans, the unique animals that inhabit them and what you can do to help with the conservation of all aquatic life.
Georgia Aquarium's Pirate Day invites all curious swashbucklers to join our scurvy pirates and mascots as we raise awareness for Georgia Aquarium's 4R Program, which promotes rescue, rehabilitation, research and responsibility.
Walk the plank with fellow pirates in pirate parades and join in the fun with pirate-themed arts and crafts, games, storytelling and more! Get your best pirate costume together and enter the costume contest for your chance at some sweet prizes. Don't forget to bring your gold, silver, and copper coins to donate to our 4R efforts!
Activities and giveaways include:
- Pirate-themed arts and crafts stations
- "Walk the Plank" costume contest
- Pirates gold "treasure hunt"
- 4RRRR talks with Deepo
- Join our crew and get sworn in as an official 4RRRR pirate
- Pirate dive show in Ocean Voyager
Did you know that you can set your Facebook page to show everything in Pirate speak? Just go to the very bottom and select your language, then under English(US), select Pirate. Just another way to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day! Don't forget to join Georgia Aquarium on Facebook and Twitter!
See you Sept. 22. Arrrrggghhh!
*1 child in pirate costume receives FREE general Aquarium admission with each paid adult or Annual Pass Member, Sept 22, 2012 only.
Georgia Aquarium is committed to being a world leader in aquatic conservation and research. Through our 4R Program our team conducts cutting edge research, develops innovative and exciting exhibits and contributes to the global understanding of our aquatic Earth. To learn more and make a difference today, visit the 4R Program and Adopt program on our website.