Open daily from 10AM to 5PM

TurtleFest 2019 - Saturday, March 23rd - 10a.m. to 6p.m.

Take A Pledge

Pledge to do your part for ocean conservation. Be sure to share your photos with us on social media. #PlasticFreewithLMC

Visit Our Patients

Our sea turtle hospital yard will be open during the event to get an up-close view of the sea turtles currently being treated in our hospital.

Have A Drink – Oceanside!

Lagunitas beer and specialty cocktails will be served all day.
Specialty cocktails will be served in a reusable souvenir cup.

Get Your Eat On!

Festival food options include: Pizza, Tacos, Veggie Burgers, Falafel, Grilled Veggie Sandwiches, Fries, Funnel Cake, Ice Cream, and More.

Listen to Great Local Bands

Spred The Dub

Making Faces

Fireside Prophets

Andrew Morris Band

Support Local Artists & Merchants – Bring a Bag!

Be sure to stop by our vendor shopping area featuring many local artists and merchants committed to ocean conservation.

Win Cool Prizes

Raffle prizes will be given away throughout the day and be sure to get your stamp card for our main turtle prize pack drawing taking place on the main stage at 2:30 p.m.

Kid's Activities

Campus Learning Center: Ages 0 – 5, will feature puppet story time, a play area, ocean ambassador pledges, recycled crafts, and face painting located indoors in our Campus Learning Center.

Do Your Part: Science & Art Village: All ages, will feature art projects, science experiments, a plastic mosaic made from ocean pollution, and vegetable seeds you can take home with you.

Visit our Partners in Conservation

Conservation Row with feature some of our partners with interactive activities and tips for how to live more sustainably. Share what you learn on Social Media using #TurtleFest2019 and #PlasticFreeWithLMC.

Slide Over the Sea

Take advantage of the best view in the house as you slide your way down our ocean-view slide in a race against your friends, or just for the fun of it.

Junior Vet Lab

Junior Veterinary Lab accommodates up to 10 children in a 30 minute program, educating children on the process from sea turtle rescue to release. Jr. Vets come to the aid of a green sea turtle replica they will learn about common injuries and illnesses that affect these endangered animals.

Check out our Amazing Sponsors!

TurtleFest remains free thanks to our presenting and in-kind sponsors that support the event. The 2019 presenting sponsors are 4Ocean, FPL, G4S, Jupiter Medical Center and Tire Kingdom. Many other in-kind sponsors also help us put on a great event, see their logos below and help us thank them as well.

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2019 Sponsors and Community Partners

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