Science on Tap

Georgia Aquarium’s next adults-only science lecture series, Science on Tap, will be Thursday, December 6th with Georgia Aquarium’s Vice President of Research and Conservation, Dr. Al Dove.

Join us for a reception with light hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine from 6:00 – 7:00 with the presentation beginning at 7:00. Following Dr. Dove’s talk, there will be time for Q & A. Come mingle, share some libations, and learn!

This event is $10.00 and does not include General Admission. The full cost of your ticket goes directly to supporting Georgia Aquarium’s Research and Conservation initiatives. Space is very limited. Please reserve your seats ASAP to secure your entrance into this exclusive lecture series.

Date and Time:

  • Thursday, December 6th, 6:00pm – 9:00pm


  • Georgia Aquarium's 4D Theater

Dr. Dove is a broadly trained marine biologist and conservationist and a leading authority on the biology of whale sharks, as well as an academically trained parasitologist. As Vice President of Research and Conservation, Dr. Dove is responsible for overseeing all research and conservation activities for Georgia Aquarium and administering collaborative partnerships with other institutions; he also supervises the staff and activities at the Georgia Aquarium Conservation Field Station near St. Augustine, Florida. Come listen to Dr. Dove present “Expedition St. Helena” discussing whale shark research and the importance of ocean conservation over drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

See Dr. Dove's full bio here:

Please Note:

  • Entrance for Science on Tap will be through the main entrance of Georgia Aquarium
  • Doors open at 6:00 pm
  • Guests with reservation simply need to provide their name and will receive a wristband at check in, there will not be an opportunity to purchase tickets at the event
  • Guests will enjoy a reception from 6:00 – 7:00 with an open bar (beer and wine) and light hors d’oeuvres in the lobby of Georgia Aquarium’s 4D Theater
  • The presentation begins at 7:00 pm on the stage of the 4D Theater, with the talk concluding around 8:00 pm
  • Late seating may not be available – please arrive before 7:00 pm
  • Guests may bring food and drinks into the Theater but will not be served during the lecture
  • Once the Q & A session concludes, the bar will reopen for drinks only and last call will be at 8:45 pm
  • Guests must be 21 or older and may be required to show ID at bars for alcoholic beverages

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