February 28, 2015 –
Loggerhead Marinelife Center will host its 12th Annual TurtleFest on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The rain date will be Sunday, March 29, 2015 in the event of severe weather. Over 10,000 guests will join together at TurtleFest 2015 at the free-admission event which focuses on promoting conservation through up close interactions with threatened and endangered sea turtles, as well as music, art, shopping, educational presentations, games, a Global Village, and other activities.
In its twelfth year, TurtleFest 2015 will feature a student art contest for the fourth consecutive year. Palm Beach County students in grades 4 through 12 submitted hundreds of pieces of environmental-themed artwork. A jury awarded a first, second, and third-place for each age submission category, a Best in Show, and honorable mentions. Winners will be revealed at the event and their artwork will be displayed in a special exhibit at TurtleFest 2015.
Free admission to TurtleFest 2015 is courtesy of the event's presenting sponsors.
Rain date is Sunday, March 29th.
More information to come.
Fees: Free Admission