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November 2017

Pancakes with Penguins @ Mystic Aquarium

November 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Plan ahead and reserve your tickets for Pancakes with Penguins, a fun event to kick-start your day. Your breakfast experience will include a visit from one of our African penguins and our mascot Petey the Penguin. Breakfast is served buffet style from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and includes pancakes with assorted toppings, scrambled eggs, sausage and various beverages. If you prefer or need gluten-free pancakes, please call our reservation line and let them know. Tickets are $24.95 adult (11…

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December 2017

Munchkin Morning with Santa

December 1, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Delight in this Aquarium holiday tradition that your child will remember for years to come. Enjoy a memorable morning filled with fun seasonal and animal-themed crafts and activities, as well as a visit with the man in red himself, Santa! Be sure to bring your camera to capture the joy of morning! The program begins before we open to the public and is a great way to experience the Aquarium without the holiday crowds. Older siblings are welcome to attend…

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Winterfest with Rudolph & Friends

December 2, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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His shiny red nose has been spotted over Mystic Aquarium and we’re ready to welcome him for weekends during Winterfest! Meet the most famous reindeer of all, Rudolph, and his snowy friend Bumble as they visit the Aquarium. Take a photo with Rudolph and Bumble that is worthy for your holiday cards then get your ticket to see the two star in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D. Enjoy local seasonal entertainment as you walk through our watery winter wonderland to visit…

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Big/Little Holiday Luncheon @ Mystic Yachting Center

December 8, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Treat your staff to a daytime holiday party like no other during our Big/Little Holiday Luncheon at Mystic Yachting Center! This special event allows smaller companies to celebrate the holiday season, together. It’s ideal for small offices, organizations with fewer members, or for anyone who just wants to join in on the fun! You and your guests will enjoy lunch with a gorgeous view of the Mystic River. Lunch is catered by Ocean Blue Catering with a premium cash bar…

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Olde Mistick Village Festival of Lights

December 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Walk through Olde Mistick Village’s winter wonderland from dusk until 9:30pm when over 4,000 luminaries light the walkways of the Village and Mystic Aquarium. Stroll through the Village and enjoy holiday decorations, shopping and live music throughout the night! Visit OldeMistickVillage.com for a full schedule of events. Then, join us at Mystic Aquarium and enjoy this dazzling holiday tradition. Bring a non-perishable food item for each visitor and enjoy free admission. Hear Saxophone Santa as he serenades the crowd then…

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Breakfast with Santa @ Mystic Aquarium

December 9, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Santa Claus is coming to town and he wants to have breakfast with you! Bring your family and friends to a magical morning among the Aquarium’s beautiful indoor exhibits and gorgeous seasonal decor. Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet provided by Ocean Blue Catering and tell Santa your wishes for this holiday season. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the moment! Tickets $20.95 adult (11 yrs & up) $15.95 child (0 to 10 yrs) Advanced registration required. Tickets will…

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Pizza with Penguins and Santa @ Mystic Aquaruim

December 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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There are no penguins at the North Pole, that’s why Santa comes to Mystic Aquarium to see them! Join Santa and a couple of our African penguins as you enjoy a dinner buffet of pizza, French fries and chicken tenders plus soft drinks and dessert. Meet our African penguins when they make a special dinner-time appearance in the Main Gallery from 7:30-8:30pm and be sure to bring your camera to grab a photo with Santa! Advanced registration required. Ticket sales…

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Mystic Aquarium Family Winterfest

December 26, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year where Mystic Aquarium sparkles with holiday cheer through the New Year! Join us one day or many and delight in the magic of the season with different activities every day. Check out all that we have planned for you! Celebrate the days leading up to the New Year with live local entertainment including area favorites, Steve Elci & Friends. Watch talented artists chop, chisel and chip away at massive chunks of ice…

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Mystic Aquarium Black and White Ball: NYE 2018

December 31, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - January 1, 2018 @ 1:00 am
Mystic Aquarium, 55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Usher in the New Year enjoying the classic elegance of the Black and White Ball at Mystic Aquarium. Don your best black/white attire and kick up your heels to live entertainment by Nancy Paolino & The Black Tie Band. Enjoy a night to remember with guests you won’t forget-our black and white feathery friends. A guest appearance by a pair of endangered African penguins makes this premier event a one-of-a –kind. Amid the watery wonderland of the Aquarium’s Main Gallery, guests…

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March 2018

Taste of Ireland @ Mystic Yachting Center

March 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mystic Yachting Center, 90 Essex St
Groton, CT 06340 United States
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Mystic Aquarium and Ocean Blue Catering invite you to their Guinness Beer Dinner at the picturesque Mystic Yachting Center. Relax with beautiful views of the Mystic River as you work your way through a gourmet five-course meal; paring each course with a different Guinness beer. Your meal will be curated by Guinness Brewery Ambassador, Michael Reardon, who will explain how elements of certain beers compliment select menu items. You’ll wrap up your Guinness Beer Dinner experience with a better understanding…

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