It’s a Cetacean Celebration! 
Join us for Whale Fest, a week-long celebration of whales.

February 2-10: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. All activities are included with admission

Winter is the peak time to see migrating Gray Whales in Southern California and we are celebrating these marvelous marine mammals and their fin-tastic cousins with a week-long festival of whales!

Every Day

  • Become a whale expert
  • Discover local whale species
  • Learn how to spot migrating whales
  • Get hands-on with whale biofacts
  • Learn about whale watching with Birch Aquarium and Flagship Cruises & Events

Enjoy all of the above, plus: 

  • Meet Scripps Oceanography scientists who study whales
  • Create cute whale crafts


Birch Aquarium at Scripps
2300 Expedition Way
La Jolla, Ca 92037
Phone: 858-534-FISH