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National Aquarium Celebrates Halloween with Hallowmarine


Celebrate a weekend of frightening Halloween fun this year at one of two National Aquarium venues! 

In Baltimore, the public is invited to join National Aquarium for its annual Hallowmarine celebration. Enjoy crafts, creepy-crawly animal encounters, a “scare”venger hunt, costume parade, and more! Help judge a pumpkin-carving contest and learn more about ways to green your Halloween! Costumes are encouraged!

Saturday, October 27 – Sunday, October 28, 2012
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

National Aquarium, Baltimore
501 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

In Washington D.C., get your eye patches ready! There be pirates at the National Aquarium, Washington, DC on Oct. 27. Enjoy Halloween-themed activities like face painting and a costume contest for children. Enjoy live music from real swashbuckling pirates as Pirates for Sail sets the mood for the Halloween celebration. Explore the secrets lurking in the waters with a spooky scavenger hunt and win fun prizes by testing your animal knowledge.

Saturday, October 27, 2012
12:00-4:00 p.m.

National Aquarium, Washington, DC
Commerce Building, Room B-077
14th and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20230

All Hallowmarine activities are free with the price of admission. For ticket information, visit