Adults Only "Maritime With A Twist" June 27: Sip & Sample at The Maritime Aquarium (sponsored post)

CTbites Team

Celebrate the summer with sips and samples and sharks and seals during the “Maritime with a Twist” adults-only evening event on Thursday, June 27th at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Get your tickets here.

Open to anyone age 21 and over, “Maritime with a Twist” features tastes from nearby restaurants in the South Norwalk (or SoNo) neighborhood, as well as refreshments by artisanal distillers and distributors. Sample them all while enjoying the entire Aquarium for one price. Music for the evening will be provided by Big Yachty, Fairfield County’s premiere Yacht Rock cover band.

Participating restaurants and retailers include: Bandido, Evarito’s, CulinArt, Local, La Dolce, Saltwater, Tablao, Blind Rhino

Pouring the tastings will be from: KRAKEN Rum, Total Wine, Thimble Island Brewery, Owl’s Brew, Asylum Vodka, Eder Brothers Wine

Lasting from 6 to 9 p.m., “Maritime with a Twist” offers a fun celebration of summer in a unique setting among seals, sharks, sea turtles, jellies and more. Weather permitting, the event will spill out onto the Aquarium’s riverfront courtyard.

Media sponsor is CT Bites.

Tickets for the June 27 “Maritime with a Twist” are $40 ($35 for Aquarium members) with proceeds supporting The Maritime Aquarium. There’s no extra cost for food and drink after your ticketed admission.  

Get tickets at the door or in advance online at

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit institution whose mission is to inspire people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science and environmental education.