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THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!

Birch Aquarium At Scripps: Grunion Run Season

  • When Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 10:30 p.m.
    Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 10:30 p.m.
    Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 11 p.m.
    Friday, June 3, 2011 at 10:30 p.m.
  • Where Birch Aquarium at Scripps, La Jolla
  • Age limit 6+
  • Categories Family, Lectures, Outdoors
  • Cost $10 - $12
Promotional photo of grunion runs with Birch Aquarium naturalists.

Above: Promotional photo of grunion runs with Birch Aquarium naturalists.

Grunion Run season is starting and events are taking place starting April and ending in June 2011. Get ready for a true Southern California experience! Observe hundreds of small silver fish called grunion ride the waves onto La Jolla beaches to spawn.

Before hitting the beach, see grunion hatch before your eyes during a special presentation about this mysterious fish. Prepare for cool, wet conditions and bring a flashlight. Ages 6-13 with a paid adult. RSVP required: 858-534-7336 or online.

2011 Season:
- Tuesday, April 5, 10:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
- Tuesday, April 19, 10:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
- Thursday, May 5, 10:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
- Thursday, May 19, 11 p.m. - 1 a.m.
- Friday, June 3, 10:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Location: Birch Aquarium at Scripps at 2300 Expedition Way, CA 92037. Google Map.

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