Celebrate the Holidays with Us
November 25 through December 23, visit Scuba Claus and his merry friends and find our hidden LEGO® Shark on the Shelf, Finzy. On the weekends, take home a FREE snowman sugar cookie and snap a family pic at our Holiday photo op!
Weekends in December
During the first three weekends in December, experience the magic of the holiday sea-son with activities the entire family will enjoy.
Find LEGO® Finzy, our shark on the shelf, daily to win a prize
Take home a FREE snowman sugar cookie
Snap a pic at our Holiday photo op
SCUBA Claus is Coming to Town
November 25 – December 23 – Scuba Claus, our favorite jolly old fellow in a red suit and diving gear, will make special appearances on the following dates during the 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. dive shows on November 25, 26, 27 and December 3, 4, 10, 11, 17-23. When Scuba Claus is away, his special helpers will dive in the Great Ocean Tank during the weekdays starting Monday, Nov. 28 through Friday, Dec. 16.
The Gift of Membership
A membership to the South Carolina Aquarium is the gift of unlimited family fun for one full year. Members receive exclusive benefits, like special discounts, a subscription to our membership magazine, tributaries, and other perks. Order your holiday gifts by Thursday, Dec. 16 to ensure they are received by Christmas.
Support the Aquarium and put a smile on someone’s face by adopting an animal this holiday season. Adoptive parents receive a special certificate, sticker, and exclusive offers – plus, proceeds support the care of the Aquarium’s animal collection. Order your holiday gifts by Thursday, Dec. 16 to ensure they are received by Christmas.
Donate in Honor of a Loved One
Make a donation to the South Carolina Aquarium this holiday season in honor or memory of someone special in your life. The Aquarium is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Gifts from donors and members help us continue to share our mission, care for our animals, and remain a community leader in conservation programs and efforts.