California Shakeout

Be prepared, not scared!

 Come shake, rattle and roll with us on October 18, 2018 and learn more about earthquake science and safety!

Great California ShakeOut! at Birch Aquarium

October 18: 10 a.m. -2 p.m.

Join Birch Aquarium for the largest-ever earthquake drill in California and stay for a day of activities about seismic science. Design and construct your own building and test its ability to withstand an earthquake and meet a Scripps scientist who studies how and why the earth moves.

At 10:18 a.m., millions of Californians will "Drop, Cover, and Hold On" in The Great California ShakeOut!, the state's largest earthquake drill ever. Earthquakes can happen anywhere in California.

Included with aquarium admission.