Celebrate the 4th of July at the South Carolina Aquarium

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This Independence Day give your grill a break and join the South Carolina Aquarium in celebrating the Fourth of July with over 5,000 aquatic friends, breathtaking views of the Charleston Harbor, delicious food, and music.

Starting at 7:30 p.m. guests will have the opportunity to enjoy tasty barbeque by Jim ‘N Nick’s Bar-B-Q, music entertainment and spectacular fireworks overlooking the Charleston Harbor courtesy of Patriot’s Point. In addition, guests can experience all their favorite Aquarium exhibits such as the newly renovated Blackwater Swamp featuring the rare, one of only 50 in the world, albino American alligator, as well the magellanic penguins of Penguin Planet, who waddle away in October.

Tickets include beer, refreshments and food. Adult tickets are $55 for non-member adults and $25 for non-member children age three to eleven. Members enjoy special discounts with tickets at $45 for adults and $20 for children age three to eleven. Children 2 and under are free.

Call (843) 577-3474 for more information and tickets. Limited seating is available, so reserve a space today!