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Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
San Francisco/Sacramento, California
Fish in a tank at Sharks in the Dark

Sharks in the Dark

Educational Event

It'ss a slumber party like no other


Spend the night with some of the most misunderstood animals on earth, sharks.

Bring your sleeping bag, pillow, and toothbrush. We'll provide the food, fun, and sea creatures. Slumber party guests participate in a squid dissection, fun games that cover all of our oceanic residents, a talk with one of our Shark Aquarists, and sleep in the Shark Experience.

Public Dates:

  • June 21
  • August 3


Program starts at 6:00 p.m. through the following morning prior to park opening.

$129.99 per person for public dates
$99.99 per person for private bookings for groups of 30 or more
Minimum age 7 (This is a family event, parents are encouraged to attend!)
All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult participant.
(1 chaperone per 10 participants.)

Season Pass Holder discount pricing also available for public dates. Please call to inquire and book.

Registration Includes:

  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Squid Dissection
  • Shark-related activities
  • T-shirt for each participant
  • Park admission ticket for following day

You can book your public Sharks in the Dark experience online or by calling 707-556-5274 for the 2019 soon!

For more information or to inquire about booking a private Sharks in the Dark event (minimum of 30 guests), call 707-556-5434 or email [email protected]

Already booked your Sharks in the Dark? Click below to view and print your instructions and waiver.


Educational Event

Select dates from April through August

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