At TurtleFest you will enjoy a fun-filled day of closeup encounters with endangered and local species of native loggerheads, green and leatherback turtles. Listen to great music, see captivating art and discover a place where it’s cool to be green.
Free & Fun Together We Can . . . Loggerhead Marinelife Center will once again host TurtleFest at the center's ocean-side campus and surrounding Loggerhead Park. This family-friendly event allows visitors up-close encounters with threatened and endangered sea turtles, as well as fine art, shopping, children’s games and activities, educational presentations, a Global Village, food, and music by conservation-minded local musicians.
Be an Insider At Loggerhead Marinelife Center kids young and old can have amazing experiences and learn without even knowing it. With exclusive adventures such as evening Turtle Walks during nesting season, hammock hikes, a Jr. Veterinarian Lab, guided tours both public and private, you will become an expert in endangered loggerhead and leatherback turtles in no time.
Oh. . . and don't forget to keep an eye out for Fletch, their official loveable mascot or take part in scheduled beach clean ups that help keep the environment in other ways.