Santa Jaws

Multiple Dates

Bring your camera and meet Santa's helper shark: Santa Jaws! 

Visitors to Mote Aquarium can visit Santa Jaws - our mascot Gilly the Shark dressed for the holidays - and take photos with him to get into the spirit of the holiday SEAson! If you're lucky, you might even get a candy cane from him.

Social media users: hashtag your photos with #motemarinelab on Instagram and Twitter!

Visiting Santa Jaws is included with admission to Mote Aquarium.

Upcoming Dates

  • December 16, 2017

Contact Us for more information.

Santa Jaws


Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, FL 34236