December 12, 2017

Divers stage underwater sword fight for Pirate Week at aquarium …

AUBURN HILLS — Two divers in black-and-white stripes and pirate hats took a swim with the fish Tuesday in the Ocean Tank at SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium for an underwater battle.

Floating among sharks, stingrays and various other ocean creatures, the two “pirates” in scuba gear engaged in a “sword fight” in front of a crowd of onlookers, at Great Lakes Crossing Outlets in Auburn Hills.

It was a one of the main events of the aquarium’s Pirate Week, running from Sept. 18-24.

The theme week was inspired by the increasingly popular parodic holiday International Talk Like a Pirate Day.

Businesses have begun using the occasion for

Source: http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2016/09/underwater_sword_fight_highlig.html