Shark Week 2022

Saturday, July 16–Sunday, July 24

There’s something lurking in the waters of the South Carolina Aquarium… Shark Week! Before you spend a full week streaming shark specials on TV, grab your CHUMs and visit us to get face to face with these amazing apex predators and learn the vital role they play in our oceans!

a shark swims in the Great Ocean Tank at South Carolina Aquarium, surrounded by fish and bubbles

Shark Week Fun at the Aquarium

Dive into learning about these often misunderstood colossal creatures with shark-themed programming all week: Take a bite out of boredom as you watch how we feed our sharks in the Great Ocean Tank or hone your shark-like senses to complete our scavenger hunt for a prize! Plus, you’re gonna need a bigger camera — Capture JAWesome memories with your family at special photo ops!

close up of a shark's head from the side. It's swimming in the Great Ocean Tank at South Carolina Aquarium

Exclusive Events Just for Adults

No baby sharks here… Head to the Aquarium with your significant other, a group of friends or even a first date for our special adults-only Shark Week events. Test your skills at Shark Week Trivia, which includes delectable beer and pizza from Frothy Beard Brewing Co.! Or grab an inner tube and some snacks to join us for a screening of “The Meg” (including beer and wine). Registrations are required for both events; view our calendar to register!

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