General Admission as of this writing is $40 per adult. This gets you quite a bit, besides being able to watch the participant in the water with the dolphin during their program. You can take photos and video as an observer and you get get general admission into the park also.
Your Florida Keys Dolphin Programs include admission to dolphin, sea lion and parrot shows, guided marine life tour, nature tour, bottomless boat ride, and lagoon- side beach. Allow 2.5 hours before or after your program to see the shows. The check in counter is open daily from 9:30 AM to 3:30 EST.
Snorkel gear for swim programs is provided. Fins are required. Masks and snorkels are optional. Life jackets can be worn if needed. Wetsuits can be rented here if desired.
Changing rooms, outdoor showers, and lockers are available. Locks can be rented for a $10.00 refundable deposit.
Soda machines and a snack bar/grill are on the grounds. Grill hours are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
So if you just want to be a spectator, you can do that. There is a lot for you to do too!!