When is Shark Week 2021?

JULY means it’s time for Shark Week!

This year’s Shark Week will feature 32 new specials on the ocean predators.

Shark Week 2021 is almost hereCredit: Discovery Blog

When is Shark Week 2021?

Shark Week 2021 will be held from July 11-18.

The Discovery Channel and Discovery+ are celebrating the 33rd year of the educational week.

The first Shark Week dates back to July 17, 1988.

Shark Week 2021 has 32 new specials

Shark Week 2021 has 32 new specialsCredit: AP

What specials are running during Shark Week 2021?

To kick off Shark Week 2021, Discovery will be releasing three shows early on their streaming service Discovery+ as well as daily other daily specials that wont be on TV throughout the week.

This year’s Shark Week specials include:

Thursday July 1

  • Mega Predators of Oz (Discovery+)
  • Return to Headstone Hell (Discovery+)
  • Return to Shark Vortex (Discovery+)

Sunday July 11

  • Sharkbait with David Dobrik (Discovery+)
  • Crikey! It’s Shark Week (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • Tiffany Haddish Does Shark Week (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • Jackass Shark Week Special (10pm EST on Discovery)

Monday July 12

  • Stranger Sharks (Discovery+)
  • Air Jaws: Going for Gold (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • Jaws Awakens: Phred vs. Slash (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • Expedition Unknown: Shark Trek (10pm EST on Discovery)

Tuesday July 13

  • Great White Comeback (Discovery+)
  • Mothersharker (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • Brad Paisley’s Shark Country (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • The Spawn of El Diablo (10pm EST on Discovery)

Wednesday July 14

  • Tiger Queen (Discover+)
  • Mechashark (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • The Real Sharknado (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • Return to Lair of the Great White (10pm EST on Discovery)
Sharks are one of Earth's most deadliest predators

Sharks are one of Earth’s most deadliest predatorsCredit: Discovery Communications

Thursday July 15

  • Raging Bulls (Discover+)
  • Dr. Pimple Popper Pops Shark Week (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • Sharkadelic Summer 2 (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • Mega Jaws of Bird Island (10pm EST on Discovery)

Friday July 16

  • Extinct or Alive: Jaws of Alaska (Discovery+)
  • Ninja Sharks 2: Mutants Rising (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • Monster Sharks of Andros Island (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • Mystery of the Black Demon Shark (10pm EST on Discovery)
  • I was Prey: Terrors of the Deep 2 (11pm EST on Discovery)

Saturday July 17

  • Rogue Tiger Shark: The Hunt for Lagertha (Discovery+)
  • Return to Shark Votrex (8pm EST on Discovery)
  • Shark Week Best in Show (9pm EST on Discovery)
  • I was Prey: Shark Week 3 (10pm EST on Discovery)

Sunday July 18

  • The Great Hammerhead Stakeout (Discovery+)
Shark Week started in 1988

Shark Week started in 1988Credit: Getty

What is Shark Week?

Shark Week is a documentary series about the life of sharks.

This year will include 45 hours of shows to educate viewers about one of earth’s deadliest creatures.

The annual week-long TV block was created by Tom Golden, and has now become one of television’s longest-running event in history.

All week, started at 8pm, viewers can watch the specials on their local Discovery channels.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Related Posts