Events & Activities

Throughout the year, Florida Oceanographic stays busy with special events, fundraisers, educational activities, research activities, restoration work and advocacy for healthy, well managed ecosystems.  Below are some of the many opportunities for you to become engaged in our effort to inspire environmental stewardship.  Stay tuned and check our calendar often.  Activities are added weekly.  
 
 

Upcoming Events

Oyster Shell Bagging

Date: Sat, Sep 22, 2018, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Category: Research Events
Summary: Attention oyster volunteers! Join us for an oyster shell bagging at 9 a.m. at the Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center and help bag oyster shells that will eventually be deployed into the Indian River Lagoon for restoration. Please wear closed-toe shoes, appropriate clothing and bring a reusable water bottle. Gloves provided. Participants not wearing closed toe shoes will not be allowed to participate for liability/safety reasons. Participants under 15 years of age must be accompanied by and supervised by a parent/guardian. Participants 15-18 years old must be signed in by a parent/guardian. more…

1/2 Price Admission

Date: Sat, Sep 22, 2018, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Category: Coastal Center Features

Seagrass Survey

Date: Wed, Sep 26, 2018, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Category: Research Events
Summary: Spend the morning underwater collecting seagrass data with our research team! Wear closed-toe shoes and bring a mask and snorkel. Ideally, volunteers will have experience snorkeling and be willing to learn how to identify and measure seagrass species. more…

Ais on the Lagoon

Date: Sun, Sep 30, 2018, 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Category: Special Events
Summary: Join us for a 4.5-mile round-trip paddle across the Indian River Lagoon! more…

Thanksgiving - Coastal Center Closed

Date: All day Thu, Nov 22, 2018 Recurs Every 12 months on the fourth Thu, starting Nov 24, 2011
Category: Coastal Center Features

Christmas Day - Coastal Center Closed

Date: All day Tue, Dec 25, 2018 Recurs Every 12 months on the 25th, starting Dec 25, 2011
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Wishing you and your family a very merry Christmas! more…