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Kids’ Fest Extravaganza at OdySea Aquarium

  • OdySea Aquarium
    9500 E. Via de Ventura Scottsdale, AZ
  • March 23, 2018 to March 25, 2018
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (480) 291-8000
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Price: Free with Aquarium admission (excluding the Sloth Encounter).

Kids’ Fest is a 15-day program including special events, character meet-and-greets, and new interactive play and discovery opportunities in the Kids’ Fest Cove daily.

• Mission Voyager Scavenger Hunt
• Spin Art table
• LEGO free play station
• Touchable artifacts — skulls, feathers and eggs
• Robotics with Bricks for Kids
• Sketch the Sea creative art station
• Interactive Light Brite wall
• Animal Ambassador visits with “hidden treasures” from isopods to sea cucumbers
• Interactive floor games

Other special activities include:
Sloth Encounter — Daily between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., guests can get up close and personal with Squidney, OdySea Aquarium’s beloved two-toed sloth, during this exclusive limited-time encounter. Visitors will learn all about sloths — and how to protect these precious animals — as well as touch Squidney, feed her a favorite snack and get some photos to commemorate the experience! Each encounter is 30 to 40 minutes and costs $59.95, plus cost of aquarium admission.
Under the Sea Slime — March 12 through 19, budding chemical engineers can make and play with their own “Under the Sea Slime” creating one-of-a-kind colors and textures with STEM Camp, Engineering for Kids.
Penguin Paintings — Each weekend during Kids’ Fest, children will marvel as OdySea’s African Black-footed Penguins get artistic, creating masterpieces before guests’ very eyes!
Character Meet and Greets — Daily from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., kids can visit with their favorite character icons from movies like Frozen, Moana, Zootopia, Big Hero Six and Minions.
Behind the Scenes Sneak Peeks — Daily, guests will enjoy a video journey to rarely seen aquarium happening like sea lion demonstrations, shark feeds, diet preparation, and animals visiting the veterinarian.

OdySea Aquarium

9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale, AZ
Locally Owned
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