Reptiles in shows
See more than 800 alligators and other animals in one place. Special shows daily on lemurs at 9:30 a.m.; alligator handling at 11 a.m. and 1, 3 and 5 p.m.; and reptiles at 10 a.m., noon and 2 and 4 p.m. Details at 361-0789 or www.alligatoradventure.com.
‘Illusions’ at Palace
“Illusions of Magic” continues through Sept. 27, at these times through May: 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. Wednesdays, and through April, 2 p.m. Thursdays. Details at 448-0588, 888-841-2787 or www.palacemb.com.
Watch toy trains roll
The Grand Strand Model Railroaders’ club site contains several working model trains the public is welcome to enjoy. Details at 297-7162, 293-4386 or www.gsmrrc.org.
Go atop fish tank
Take an “Extended Behind the Scenes” tour atop a 235,000-gallon fish tank, which includes staff feeding some inhabitants such as sharks, stingrays and moray eels. Wear closed-toe shoes. Pre-registration required at 910-458-7468. Other tours available at 2 p.m. April 11, 25 and 30. More details at www.ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher.
‘Opry,’ ‘Vibrations’ discount
Local discounts, covering residents of 12 proximate counties, including Horry, Georgetown and Brunswick, continue through Friday for “The Carolina Opry” and “The Good Vibrations Show” respectively. Details at 913-8888, 913-4000, 800-843-6779 or www.thecarolinaopry.com.
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