ATTENTION: Due to scheduled renovations, the show park is currently CLOSED, but the swimming area and kayak rentals are open daily. Waterslides weekends only. Mermaid shows, river boat & wildlife program are scheduled to reopen June 15. Please continue to follow us for any changes to the date. Thank you in advance for your understanding. If you plan to visit this summer, sign up for potential closures due to capacity by texting the keyword, WEEKI, to 82149. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updates.

Mermaid Charlene

mermaid charleneHometown: Tampa, FL

Phone APP: Snapchat
Movie: Aquamarine
Book: Harry Potter book series
Holiday: Christmas 🎄
Meal: Sushi! 🍣
Musical Artist: Lana Del Rey

What is your greatest accomplishment? Raising an awesome little boy and becoming a Weeki Wachee Mermaid!
Who are two people (past or present) you would like to have dinner with? Ellen Degeneres and Oprah
What advice would you have for someone who dreams of becoming a Weeki Wachee Mermaid? Swim a lot, stay active, eat healthy, and be kind to everyone 🙂
Who is your celebrity crush? Tom Hardy
What is your dream job? I’m already doing it
What is your guilty pleasure? Tiramisu
What is your hidden talent? I can belly dance
Where is your dream vacation destination? Santorini, Greece 🇬🇷
What is your favorite quote? Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.

Film/TV Credits: Black Dot Films (2017), South Carolina Aquarium (2017), Morning Dose TV (2017), The Dollyrots Music Video, “Mermaid” (2017), Virgin Atlantic In-Flight Magazine (2017), American Roadside Magazine (2018), North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher (2018), South Carolina Aquarium (2018), The Outsiders Club (2018), Great Day Live-Tampa (2018), NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher (2019)