Fish, Fireworks & FREE Parking!

This Fourth of July weekend, visitors of all ages are invited to enjoy three days of affordable family fun at Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront. The Camden Waterfront has long been a hidden gem for families and couples seeking a unique, easily accessible and less-crowded alternative to Philly’s celebrations and fireworks viewing. And now, 2011’s Independence Day weekend on the Camden Waterfront is bigger than ever! From specials at Adventure Aquarium (including FREE parking and an exclusive fireworks viewing party), to FREE concerts and kid-friendly activities in neighboring Wiggins Park, the Camden Waterfront will be bustling with family-friendly activities. So, this year, create a new tradition - celebrate 4th of July weekend at Adventure Aquarium and the Camden Waterfront!


Adventure Aquarium Offers FREE Parking

All this week, purchase Adventure Aquarium general admission tickets online at www.AdventureAquarium.com and receive FREE PARKING*. Simply print your online ticket and present at Adventure Aquarium's Box Office to receive a FREE parking voucher.

*Offer valid July 2-4 for one day of Waterfront parking only

$3 Camden Waterfront to Philadelphia Shuttle
Hop on the Waterfront Connection Shuttle linking Adventure Aquarium and the Camden Waterfront to the Independence Visitors Center at 5th & Market Street. Just $3 round trip per person allows guest to enjoy air conditioned comfort and stress-free cost savings. For schedule and complete details, visit www.adventureaquarium.com/guestinfo/waterfrontconnection.aspx.


Independence Day Splash – 6:30 to 10 pm
There’s no better place to see Philly’s fireworks display than Adventure Aquarium on the Camden Waterfront. Watch as dazzling fireworks cascade over the Philadelphia skyline - WHAT A VIEW! After an exclusive evening enjoying all that Adventure Aquarium has to offer, guests will be treated to an unforgettable view of the fireworks from the Aquarium’s private outdoor promenade. Indoor viewing for younger guests who don’t like loud sounds! For details and tickets, go to www.adventureaquarium.com.

Independence Day Splash VIP Event – 7 – 11 pm
All-inclusive (21 & over) evening featuring premium views of the fireworks and a private party complete with food & spirits and 92.5 WXTU’s Razz. Enjoy access to Adventure Aquarium, and picnic style fair including sliders, salads & sweets. 4-hour beer, wine & soda bar. Includes a private view of Philadelphia’s fireworks celebration from inside the Aquarium’s stunning CURRENTS Ballroom. For details and tickets, go to www.adventureaquarium.com.

Adventure Aquarium – Open Everyday, 9:30 am to 5 pm
Visit “America’s Most Touchable Aquarium” and come face to face with hippos, seals, penguins, a giant pacific octopus, sharks, stingrays and over 8,500 species including numerous touch exhibits! For tickets, go to www.AdventureAquarium.com.

FREE EVENT - Wiggins Park Military Themed Concert– Saturday, 6 and 8 pm
After an introduction by 2011 Miss America, the Air National Guard Band of the Mid-Atlantic performs a mix of patriotic music.

FREE EVENT - Fam Jams at Wiggins Park! – Sunday, 12 to 5 pm
FREE family event, featuring performances by Give & Take Jugglers, mascot appearances (including Adventure Aquarium’s Bert & Belle!), balloon artists, face painting, and Disney Moon Bounce and Slide. Exclusive FREE concert featuring Grammy-nominated Cool Beans Band, and Nickelodeon’s The Dirty Sock Funtime Band. Concessions and more!

For a complete listing of all events happening on the Camden Waterfront this weekend, visit www.camdenwaterfront.com.