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

Adopt A Beach Cleanup + Turtle Talk

Date: Tue, May 30, 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Category: Volunteer Meetings
Summary: With Sea Turtle Nesting Season in full swing, come learn about these amazing marine reptiles, and find out how we can safely share our beaches with them. more…

Special Activity Day

Date: Tue, May 30, 2017, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Category: Special Events
Summary: Stop by the Coastal Center between 10 and 2 to enjoy a special sea turtle-themed craft to make and take home with you! more…

Seagrass Survey

Date: Wed, May 31, 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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…

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, May 31, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jun 1, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Oyster Shell Bagging

Date: Fri, Jun 2, 2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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. more…

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jun 7, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

1/2 Price Admission

Date: All day Thu, Jun 8, 2017
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Enjoy 1/2 Price Admission to the Coastal Center in celebration of World Oceans Day! more…

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jun 8, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jun 14, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jun 15, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

1/2 Price Admission

Date: All day Fri, Jun 16, 2017
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Enjoy 1/2 Price Admission to the Coastal Center in celebration of World Sea Turtle Day! more…

Special Activity Day

Date: Fri, Jun 16, 2017, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Stop by the Coastal Center between 10 and 2 to enjoy a special ocean-themed craft to make and take home with you! more…

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jun 21, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jun 22, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jun 28, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jun 29, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jul 5, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jul 6, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jul 12, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jul 13, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jul 19, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jul 20, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Wed, Jul 26, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

Nighttime Sea Turtle Walk

Date: Thu, Jul 27, 2017, 9:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Category: Educational Programs

1/2 Price Admission

Date: All day Sat, Aug 5, 2017
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Enjoy 1/2 Price Admission to the Coastal Center in celebration of National Oyster Day! more…

1/2 Price Admission

Date: All day Sat, Sep 30, 2017
Category: Coastal Center Features
Summary: Enjoy 1/2 Price Admission to the Coastal Center in celebration of National Estuaries Day! more…

Thanksgiving - Coastal Center Closed

Date: All day Thu, Nov 23, 2017 Recurs Every 12 months on the fourth Thu, starting Nov 24, 2011
Category: Coastal Center Features

Christmas Day - Coastal Center Closed

Date: All day Mon, Dec 25, 2017 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…