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World Famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids at Newport Aquarium

September 25 – October 12

For a limited time, discover the magic of the world famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids when they splash into Newport Aquarium Sept. 25 – Oct. 12. Be amazed during the daily mermaid appearances as you watch them swim underwater with their favorite Newport Aquarium animals. Plus, meet a mermaid up-close and out of the water during one of our daily meet and greet times. It’s all free with admission ticket or a Newport Aquarium Annual Pass.

Mermaid Meet & Greet
Location: Shark Ray Bay Theater
Guests have the opportunity to personally meet and talk with one of the Weeki Wachee Mermaids, as well as have their pictures taken.

Early Access for Passholders
Dates: September 26, October 3 & 10.
Every Saturday during the Weeki Wachee Mermaids' visit we'll open an hour early, at 9a just for passholders. Passholders will receive early access to a Mermaid Meet & Greet and get exclusive face time with the mermaid gracefully swimming in our Coral Reef exhibit.


October 4 & 11, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Cost: $42.00  /
Passholders: $32.00

Enjoy breakfast with your
family in our Riverside Room.
overlooking a spectacular view
of the Ohio River and Downtown
Cincinnati. After breakfast, you’ll
be invited into the Aquarium
before we open to the general
public. All guests get exclusive
access to meet a mermaid up-
close and out of the water during
a meet and greet, and see a
mermaid swim in our Coral
Reef Exhibit. Guests will also
have the opportunity to meet and
greet with a pirate in the during

            Mermaid and Pirate Breakfast
Mermaid Pirate Cruise                        
Meet the Mermaids &
Cruise with the Pirates
Friday, October 9, 2015
Cost: $45.00  / Passholders: $36.00

Enjoy a day full of mermaids
& pirates with this combo
ticket to Newport Aquarium and
BB Riverboats. You and your family
will meet a real mermaid at Newport
Aquarium with lunch in our
Riverside Room then take a cruise on
the Ohio River with a brigade of
pirates aboard BB Riverboats.

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Mermaid and Pirate Family Ball              
Friday, September 25, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Cost: $45.00  / Passholders: $36.00

Mermaid or Pirate, what shall ye be?
Celebrate the arrival of the Weeki
Wachee Mermaids to the Newport
Aquarium at this special after-hours
family-friendly event. Your ticket
includes admission to Newport
Aquarium, appetizers and
refreshments, treasure hunt,
dancing and a Mermaid meet &
greet. Plus see the famous Weeki
Wachee Mermaids swimming in
the Coral Reef tank. Costumes
are encouraged!

            Mermaid and Pirate Family Ball Tickets

Located in sunny Florida

The World Famous mermaids of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park in Florida have been a commercial success since the small-town park opened in 1947. For almost 60 years, the fun, family oriented park has lured in visitors with beautiful mermaids who swim in the cool, clear spring waters. Sitting in the Weeki Wachee Springs Mermaid Theater, visitors feel like they are inside the flowing spring, and are transported back to simpler times. Today, they continue to delight visitors from all over the world, making dreams come true for believers of all ages.