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Discovery Lecture Series

Upcoming lectures: Friday, October 4th and Friday, December 6. More details coming soon.

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium proudly presents the Discovery Lecture Series on Fridays from 7pm to 9pm. Lectures are available online and in-person. Monthly lectures are also offered by Cabrillo Marine Aquarium and the American Cetacean Society featuring fascinating talks on a variety of marine-related topics by noted scientists and authors.

Check out past lectures on the CMA Youtube channel.

FCMA | CMA Grunion Run


8 pm | Sunday, June 23, 2024

Members attend for free!

Each grunion event includes:

• Entry to aquarium
• Timed tickets to a grunion short film
• Hatching experience
• Staff led observation of grunion

All events are closed season. No grunion may be collected. Parking lot closes at midnight.

Grand Grunion Gala 2024

5 – 11 pm | September 7, 2024

Don’t miss the best beach party in town at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium! Craft cocktails, silent auction, gourmet dinner, program and live auction. Then join us for dancing to music by a live band!


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