Party with the sea stars at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s Noche de Estrellas event featuring live Latin music, Mexica drumming and dance, a DJ, a free educational lotería game with prizes, and the ambiance of the Aquarium at night.
WHAT: Guests will enjoy an ocean of entertainment and education! Learn about marine life and the environment at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s Noche de Estrellas (Night of the Stars), on Friday, March 10, 2023, from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The Aquarium will remain open late so guests can explore the Aquarium, dive into bilingual educational programming, and dance to the sounds of cumbia, salsa, mariachi, and other rhythms with two live bands and a DJ.
Noche de Estrellas will feature Mexica drumming and dance, arts and craft activities, and bilingual educational programs, including a lotería game with prizes, and environmental activities and information at participating booths—all offered in both English and Spanish. In addition, guests can journey through the Pacific Ocean to meet over 12,000 animals at the Aquarium, including sharks and rays they can touch. People can enjoy the ambiance of the Aquarium at night for $24.95 per ticket during this all-ages event. Advance reservations are required.
WHEN: Friday, March 10, 2023, from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
DJ Quinto Sol / Honda Blue Cavern (throughout the evening)
6:40 p.m. Danza Azteca Cultural Ketzaliztli (Mexica drumming and dance) / Honda Blue Cavern
7:15 p.m. Sonsoles (live music) / Honda Blue Cavern
8:00 p.m. Lotería game / Ocean Theater
9:15 p.m. Mariachi Divas (live music) / Honda Blue Cavern
Booths include: Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA), Caracol Science Museum (Ensenada),Los Angeles Zoo, Mujeres de La Tierra, Puente Latino Association, and SACNAS.
Schedule and programming subject to change.
WHERE: Aquarium of the Pacific, 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802
COST: $24.95 per ticket and free for Aquarium members (food and beverage sold separately)
AGES: All ages (21+ with valid I.D. to purchase alcohol)
RSVP/INFO: (562) 590-3100 or aquariumofpacific.org/events/info/noche_de_estrellas/