UPDATE: For canoe/kayak customers, the main ramp is under construction. An alternate location is being used to launch a limited number of canoes/kayaks. To ensure you get a spot, please call 352-597-8484 to reserve. Canoe/kayak launching hours are from 8am – 12pm until further notice. Thank you for your patience.

Mermaid Taylor

mermaid taylorHometown: Panama City Beach, FL

Phone App: Instagram
Movie: The Notebook
Book: The Hunger Games Trilogy
Holiday: Christmas
Meal: Country Fried Chicken with white gravy and a sweet potato
Musical Artist: Ed Sheeran


What is your greatest accomplishment? I graduated high school at 16.
Who are the two people (past or present) you would like to have dinner with? Princess Kate & Rachael McAdams
What advice would you have for someone who dreams of becoming a Weeki Wachee Mermaid? Keep practicing your breath hold and going upside down in the water!
Who is your celebrity crush? Ryan Gosling
What is your dream job? Marine Biologist
What is your guilty pleasure? Sweets!
Where is your dream vacation destination? Travel the world.
What is your favorite quote? “Being yourself is the best thing you can do for you and those around you.”

Film/TV Credits: Visit Florida Family Insider (2014), Full Sail Documentary (2014), Newport Aquarium (2014), Adventure Aquarium (2014), Georgia Aquarium (2014), South Carolina Aquarium (2015), Newport Aquarium (2015), Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (2015), South Carolina Aquarium (2016), WUSF-TV (2016), Visit Florida (2016)