Saturday, March 18, 2023 - 10a.m. to 5p.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!

Soft drinks, craft 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

12:15 pm: The Holidazed
2:00 pm: Tasty Vibrations
3:45 pm: Jay Valor

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.

Kid's Activities

Stop by the Education tent for hands-on learning activities for whole family.

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 #TurtleFest2023 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. Many other in-kind sponsors also help us put on a great event, see their logos below and help us thank them as well.

Thank You 2023 Sponsors and Community Partners!