Enjoy special events all year long at Birch Aquarium.

Special Events

Birch Aquarium hosts dynamic programs and special events throughout the year. From the Green Flash Concert Series for adults to Spring EGGstravaganza for families with young children, a variety of educational and entertaining events are sure to please ocean enthusiasts of all ages.


An Evening with Wallace Nichols

November 16, 7-8 p.m.
Doors open at 6 p.m.

Join biologist and researcher Dr. Wallace Nichols, author of Blue Mind, The Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happier, Healthier, More Connected, and Better at What You Do as he shares the many ways in which water positively impacts not only our lives, but our minds. 

Purchase of one of Dr. Nichols' book from our Aquarium Gift Shop and receive priority seating at the event. Book Signing to follow talk. Light refreshments will be provided, beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Members: $10  Public: $15
Tickets available online here or by calling 858 534-5771


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