It's the Mote wonderful time of the year, and you know what that means: Santa Jaws is coming to town!
Santa Jaws (Mote Mascot Gilly the Shark all decked out for the holidays) will greet visitors in Mote Aquarium from 12 to 2 p.m. on Nov. 30 and Dec. 21, 2019.
Meeting Santa Jaws is included with Aquarium admission. Visitor information
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Mote Aquarium hours will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, closing at 1 p.m. due to anticipated traffic from Friday-evening road closures announced by the Town of Longboat Key.
(Normal hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., resume Saturday, Feb. 29.)