hocus pocus event at marine discovery center

UPDATE 2/5: Due to the weather forecast, our showing of Splash is being POSTPONED until a date in May. Please check back soon for updates and details!!!


Marine Discovery Center will present the 1984 romantic comedy film Splash in May (date/time TBA) in the Hunter Amphitheater at MDC. This film is rated PG with a run time of 111 minutes.

Tickets must be purchased ahead of time either online or by calling 386.428.4828. You must show either a paper confirmation or have it ready on your phone to be admitted to the event.

Schedule (times likely to change for new May date; please check back for updates).
5:30pm | Gates open for amphitheater seating; live mermaids will be available for photo opportunities!
6:30pm | Movie begins!
5:30-8:30pm | Concessions available for purchase (credit cards only | NO cash)

The amphitheater will have 10′ x 10′ squares that will accommodate 6 people. We ask those who choose to view in lawn chairs utilize the top of the amphitheater hill with those watching on blankets using the lower level of the amphitheater hill. All seating opens when gates open at 5:30pm. and is on a first come, first serve basis.

Masks are required while moving around the amphitheater and at the concession stand. Once safely situated in your viewing square you can remove your mask.

Cinema Under the Stars parking will be located in the large West Parking Lot located on Quay Assisi. Signs will be posted to help direct traffic. Please do NOT park in the main MDC parking area or the parking areas to the south and north of the main building. Gates will open at 5:30pm.

Hot Dogs / Pulled Pork Sandwiches / Popcorn / Water / Soda and more!  This is a cashless event so please come prepared. No outside food or beverage will be allowed at this event.

Additional Info
MDC’s restrooms will be open. We will be allowing no more than 10 guest at a time inside the facility, and masks are required.

Please come prepared for the cooler weather with a blanket and/or jacket.

For questions about this event, please contact Wendy Castino at [email protected] or call 386.428.4828