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.
Early Access for Passholders
Dates: October 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.
Download the Meet & Greet and Swim Schedule
ABOUT WEEKI WACHEE SPRINGS
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.
For the safety of our guests strollers will be restricted on Saturdays and Sundays during Mermaids. Backpacks and baby carriers are available on loan in the lobby free of charge for children less than 30 pounds. Wagons are not permitted at any time. Click here to download a copy of our stroller calendar.