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Half-Price Dads' Day

June 16, 2019
9:30AM - 6:00PM
Bring Dad for half-off general admission. Father's Day, June 16.

Give Dad a Wild time

It's all about family.
(Yours and ours.)
Touch a stingray and a sea star, see the live animal show, feed our budgies and more - It's Dad's special day! All dads get half-off general admission (front gate only.)
See daily schedule
Stare down a shark
(Hammerhead, of course.)
Stare down a hammerhead shark in the new Pacific Seas Aquarium - or gaze at green sea turtles, giant spider crabs or octopus. There's a whole underwater world to explore.
Pacific Seas Aquarium
Play in the sand
For kids of all ages.
Channel your inner kid and play at the sand stations near our new sand sculpture! Feed the goats, visit the playground, ride a camel or meet a keeper. It's the perfect day to be a Dad.
Our sand sculpture
Meet our wolf dad
(Eight kids is a lot.)
A family of eight might seem like a lot - but Hyde's got it down. His mate Charlotte just had a litter of pups, who are growing fast behind the scenes. Meet Hyde at the 2pm Red Wolf Keeper Chat.
Read the story
Happy Sea Turtle Birthday!
Special feed 11am
Sunny and Azul, our green sea turtles, just turned sweet 16! To celebrate, we'll have a special feed and aquarist talk at 11am in the Baja Bay area of the Pacific Seas Aquarium. Join us!
Meet our turtles
7 Gift Ideas for Dad
Give him "awesome."
Looking for awesome gift ideas for Dad? You’ve come to the right place. Nothing beats a fun animal experience at the Zoo or Point Defiance Park, especially when he can share it with the whole family.
Gift ideas

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