Cincinnati Association for the
Blind & Visually Impaired

CABVI’s All-Accessible Night at Newport Aquarium

Cincinnati, OH – September 13, 2019 – Cincinnati Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired (CABVI) is pleased to announce an All-Accessible Night at Newport Aquarium that will take place on Wednesday, October 2 at Newport Aquarium from 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.

For this special event, lighting adjustments will be made throughout the aquarium. Animal touch exhibits will be open for guests to enjoy. Plus, animal encounters and artifact stations with exhibit interpreters will also be operating that evening. CABVI will be providing sighted guide volunteers to assist guests with vision loss, as needed. As a bonus experience, the Mermaid Meet and Greet will be open until 8:30 pm!

Pre-registration is required for this event. Tickets are only $19.99 (+tax) for adults and $13.99(+ tax) for children (ages 2-12). Tickets may be ordered online at NewportAquarium.com/vision.

 

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About CABVI
Since 1911, CABVI provides counseling, rehabilitation, information and employment services to people of all ages in the Greater Cincinnati region. Through all of its programs and services, it strives to help those who are blind, visually or print impaired lead full and independent lives. CABVI provides services to nearly 5,800 people each year. For more information about CABVI, please call (513) 221-8558 or visit our website at www.cincyblind.org.

 

About Newport Aquarium
Newport Aquarium, named one of the top 10 U.S. aquariums in 2017 by USA Today’s 10Best.com, one of the top U.S. aquariums in 2016 by Leisure Group Travel, and has showcased thousands of animals from around the world in a million gallons of water since 1999. Named a top U.S. aquarium by US City Traveler and Destinations Travel Magazine in 2014, and also by Travel Channel in 2013, Newport Aquarium is a Herschend Family Entertainment company and an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Newport Aquarium is open to the public 365 days a year and is located across the Ohio River from downtown Cincinnati at Newport on the Levee.

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