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Discover Dolphins

You won’t help but be enchanted as you meet our dolphin family during this hands-on dockside encounter. Play, laugh, and learn about the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin, known for their curious nature and spirited disposition. You may get splashed, so we recommend wearing attire that can do the same! 

Ages: 5 and up        

Duration: Approximately 5 minutes

For more information, see our requirements, policies, and FAQ links.

Sunrise/weekend special: book for the 10:30am time slot or any time on the weekend, and receive $5 off the encounter price! (offer valid 5/18/18 - 9/3/18)


Expedite your check in process by printing and completing this Encounter Participant Waiver prior to your visit.  Separate waiver required for each participant.

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park makes every effort to make your visit a memorable one.  If you or a family member has any special needs, please fill out our special needs form prior to reserving your encounter, so that we can provide assistance.

  • 5 and Up
  • $35.00
  • 5 Minutes

2018 finest of Emerald Coast Award Accredited by the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums Accredited by the International Marine Animal Trainers Association Destin Area Chamber of Commerce Member Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce