Park Hours

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Admissions closes at 4:30 p.m. (closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day)


Shows & Animal Chat Schedule

Plan your visit with our helpful interactive park map, and our daily schedule! Read below to reference the times of our educational chats and shows! 

Effective March 18, 2021, to better accommodate our guests, we have returned to pre-COVID show operations and capacities.  

Our Summer Schedule (Valid 5.22.2021-9.6.2021) is as follows:

*Please note we are seeing our heaviest guest loads in the park between 10:00am - 1:00pm daily, seats for presentations fill quickly, we encourage flexibilty with your desired showtimes throughout your visit. 

Dolphin Show 
 
Enjoy a marvelous display of talent and agility as our Atlantic bottlenose dolphins leap, splash, and play!
Location: Dolphin Theater. Seating is limited and is not guaranteed.
Daily Show times: 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., & **4:00p.m.
 
**4:00p.m. Dolphin Show is only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
 
Sea Lion Show
 
Clown around with our California sea lions and discover their clever and cunning ways! 
Location: Shoreline Theater. Seating is limited and is not guaranteed.
Show times: 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:30 p.m.

Otter Chat

Learn about the amusing antics of our Asian small clawed otters from a Gulfarium trainer.
Location: Otter Den
Chat times: 9:30 a.m. & 3:15 p.m.

Penguin Chat

Isn't Florida a little warm for penguins? Learn the facts on our feathered friends from a Gulfarium trainer!
Location: Penguin Preserve
Chat times: 10:30 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Crocodilian Feed
 
Join a knowledgeable reptile professional to learn about the Gulfarium’s different crocodillian species and see how intelligent they are.
Location: Exhibition Trail
Chat time: 11:30 a.m.

Harbor Seal Chat

Gather around Seal Harbor to learn about these graceful swimmers and their daily training.
Location: Seal Harbor
Chat time: 12:30 p.m

Living Sea Chat
 
One fish, two fish, what's the name of that blue fish? Participate in this unique opportunity to talk to a Gulfarium aquarist while they reveal details about the Living Sea's fishy residents.
Location: Living Sea
Chat time: 1:30 p.m.
Shark Chat
 
While known for their keen predatory skills, sharks boast several unique traits ideal for underwater survival.  Discover more from one of Gulfarium’s aquatic specialists.
Location: Shark Moat
Chat time: 2:30 p.m.

Reptile Chat

Join a knowledgeable reptile keeper to learn about the Gulfarium’s variety of cold-blooded land dwellers.
Location: Exhibition Trail
Chat time: 4:00 p.m.

Our Fall/Winter Schedule (Valid 9.7.2021 - 3.4.2022) is as follows:

 
Dolphin Show 
 
Enjoy a marvelous display of talent and agility as our Atlantic bottlenose dolphins leap, splash, and play!
Location: Dolphin Theater. 
Daily Show times: 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m.
 
 
Sea Lion Show
 
Clown around with our California sea lions and discover their clever and cunning ways! 
Location: Shoreline Theater. 
Show times: 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:30 p.m.

Otter Chat

Learn about the amusing antics of our Asian small clawed otters from a Gulfarium trainer.
Location: Otter Den
Chat times: 9:a.m. & 3:15 p.m.

Penguin Chat

Isn't Florida a little warm for penguins? Learn the facts on our feathered friends from a Gulfarium trainer!
Location: Penguin Preserve
Chat times: 10:30 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Reptile Chat

Join a knowledgeable reptile keeper to learn about the Gulfarium’s variety of cold-blooded land dwellers.
Location: Exhibition Trail 
Chat time: 11:30 a.m.

Harbor Seal Chat

Gather around Seal Harbor to learn about these graceful swimmers and their daily training.
Location: Seal Harbor
Chat time: 12:30 p.m

Living Sea Chat
 
One fish, two fish, what's the name of that blue fish? Participate in this unique opportunity to talk to a Gulfarium aquarist while they reveal details about the Living Sea's fishy residents.
Location: Living Sea
Chat time: 1:30 p.m.
Shark Chat
 
While known for their keen predatory skills, sharks boast several unique traits ideal for underwater survival.  Discover more from one of Gulfarium’s aquatic specialists.
Location: Shark Moat
Chat time: 2:30 p.m.