THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!
Birch Aquarium At Scripps - Grunion Runs
Above: One of the Grunion Run participants points to the spawning fish.
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 must attend with a paid adult.
Gunion Run Dates:
April 1: 11 p.m.– 1 a.m.
April 17: 11 p.m.– 1 a.m.
May 16: 10:30 p.m.– 12:30 a.m.
May 17: 11 p.m.– 1 a.m.
May 30: 10:30 p.m.– 12:30 a.m.
May 31: 11 p.m.– 1 a.m.
June 14: 10:30 p.m.– 12:30 a.m.
Pre-purchase required: 858-534-7336 or online