Looking for something fun and unique to do on the weekend from April through October? Join the IMMS Sea Explorers' Club!! Each Saturday, IMMS will offer programs that explore a variety of marine-themed topics and activities. Participants will earn a “Passport to Adventure” for every course. The Sea Explorers Club is a great way for children and adults to learn about the marine environment while having a great time! Please see below for details on each program offered. We hope to see you soon!
IMMS is proud to present a night of fun and excitement! Come, stay, and explore! The Ocean Expo-“Dozing with Dolphins” program is designed to be interactive and educational for all ages. Guests will participate in exciting educational activities, experience a behind-the-scenes tour, watch a movie on the “big screen,” feed live animals, and observe animal training presentations. The evening includes an overnight patch for participants, breakfast in the morning, and memories of a lifetime. This program was designed for scouting, by an Eagle Scout, but can be tailored to fit the needs of any type group. Ocean Expo-“Dozing with Dolphins” is scheduled upon availability. Contact Dennis McGrury at 228-896-9182 ext. 1772 or.
Fees: $25 for adults, $30 for children.
Make your reservation and explore nature through a relaxing morning, afternoon, or sunset pontoon boat cruise in Back Bay Biloxi, the MS Sound, or the Tchoutacabouffa River. These three-hour cruises – offered April through October – will provide guests with habitat interpretations, bird identification, and incredible photo opportunities. A minimum of 15 guests is required for these bayou tours to be implemented. Contact Dennis McGrury at 228-896-9182 ext. 1772 or.
Fees: $30 for adults, $24 for children (12 – 8 years old); a 10% discount is available for parties booking the full capacity of the vessel ( 25 guests).
|Time: 9AM - 12PM|
Bring a friend and see nature “up close and personal” by paddling in two-person kayaks in Bayou Bernard. Two educators are provided for this three-hour adventures for habitat interpretations and bird identification. A minimum of 10 guests is required per reservation on these first and third Saturdays—offered April through October—from 9 a.m. until noon. Contact Dennis McGrury at 228-896-9182 ext. 1772 or.
|Fee: $30 per person|
|Time: 9AM - 12PM|
Interested in fish? This three-hour class is for you! You’ll learn different fishing techniques, fish anatomy, and how to prepare fish fillets. Members will have a chance to practice their fishing skills by throwing cast nets, baiting crab traps, and using a rod and reel. For ages 5 and older. A minimum of 10 guests is required for program implementation. Contact Dennis McGrury at 228-896-9182 ext. 1772 or.
Fee: $12 per person
The Ocean Expo Explorers’ Club is offered on Saturdays at IMMS from 9 a.m.-12 noon. Reservations are required, all fees must be paid in advance and program must have a minimum of 10 participants per program (15 for the Scenic Bayou Tour).
Non-refundable deposit required.