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Shark Week is coming to the Florida Aquarium

If you simply can’t wait until Monday to begin celebrating Shark Week on the Discovery Channel, The Florida Aquarium has you covered.

Shark Week at the aquarium kicks off Saturday, with a weekend of special events centered around the ocean predators.

On Saturday, there’s “Breakfast With the Sharks,” which includes a meal outside the coral reef exhibit, followed by a shark-themed tour ($24.95 kids, $29.95 adults).

There’s also appearances throughout the day by The Florida Aquarium Mermaids (Saturday and Sunday), interactive shark games and learning activities (Saturday and Sunday) and a talk by shark expert Dan Huber (Saturday, 10:30 a.m.).

Shark-themed scavenger hunts and daily shark-themed dive shows will continue daily through Aug. 16.

Children receive $5 off regular admission through Aug. 16 as part of Shark Week, and the aquarium’s Dive with the Sharks experience is 15 percent off.

For more info go to flaquarium.org.

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