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Great California ShakeOut

Great California ShakeOut

Be Prepared, not scared!

Cephalopod Celebration

Cephalopod Celebration

Celebrate squid, cuttlefish, and octopus at this special two-day event!

Haunted Aquarium: Sea Monster Mash

Haunted Aquarium: Sea Monster Mash

Enjoy A Spooky Science-Filled Celebration

Celebrate Cephalopods

Get a behind-the-scenes look at our Giant Pacific Octopus and don't miss Cephalopod Celebration October 20-21!

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Ocean Halloween Costume Inspiration

Check out these ocean Halloween costume inspirations!

Get to Know The Four Types of Cephalopods

Get the inside scoop on these multi-armed and tentacled creatures!

For Teachers

Programs for students and teachers

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