ATLANTA (June 13, 2016) - Georgia Aquarium is gearing up for a weekend full of family-friendly events to help celebrate Dad this Father’s Day. Whether Dad enjoys cars, concerts, or saving some extra money, Georgia Aquarium has something for everyone to enjoy!

 

Oceans and Autos Car & Bike Show

Friday, June 17 – Sunday, June 19

The Oceans and Autos Car & Bike Show at Georgia Aquarium will feature an impressive array of over 50 exotic automobiles and motorcycles, from old classics to modern day rides. Oceans and Autos guests will also have the chance to meet the host of “My Classic Car,” Dennis Gage, Saturday, June 18 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.! A full list of featured cars can be viewed here.

Oceans and Autos Hours:

  • Friday, June 17 – 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 18 – 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 19 – 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Guests can visit both the Aquarium and the Oceans and Autos Car & Bike Show for the price of general admission, plus a $10 car show admission ticket. For guests only attending the car show, a $20 ticket option is also available. Tickets can be purchased online in advance or upon arrival at the Aquarium.

 

Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band

Saturday, June 18, 8:30 p.m.

Georgia Aquarium welcomes guests to the Military Benefit Concert put on by Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band in Pemberton Place! Whether boosting morale on military bases at home and abroad or raising awareness at benefit concerts across the country, the Lt. Dan Band entertains and builds communities with an explosive live show everywhere it goes. One hundred percent of the proceeds from the concert will be split between Georgia Aquarium’s Veteran Immersion Program and the Gary Sinise Foundation.

All military, veterans and their family members are eligible to receive complimentary concert tickets, thanks to a generous grant provided by The Marcus Foundation and The Home Depot Foundation. Please email militarysalute@georgiaaquarium.org for the complimentary coupon code.

Public admission tickets to the Lt. Dan Band Concert are $34 plus tax and are on sale now at https://www.freshtix.com/events/ltdanbandconcert

 

 

Father’s Day Half-Price Admission

Sunday, June 19, all day

Dad will receive half off general admission to Georgia Aquarium with the purchase of one full-price child, adult or senior general admission ticket. Tickets can be purchase online or on-site at the ticket window. Georgia Aquarium general admission includes access to seven permanent galleries, including the new SunTrust Pier 255 featuring California sea lions, and the new AT&T Dolphin Celebration presentation, as well as the 4D Funbelievable Theater and new traveling exhibit, Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea. For more information visit www.georgiaaquarium.org

 

 

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ABOUT GEORGIA AQUARIUM

Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that contains more than 10 million gallons of water and has the largest collection of aquatic animals. Georgia Aquarium’s mission is to be a scientific institution that entertains and educates, features exhibits and programs of the highest standards, and offers engaging and exciting guest experiences that promote the conservation of aquatic biodiversity throughout the world. Georgia Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums. For additional information, visit www.georgiaaquarium.org