Event Date(s)

Begins: April 6, 2024 10:00 am
Ends: April 6, 2024 3:00 pm

Enjoy some close encounters with endangered sea turtles and other marine life during Turtle Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at the Marine Science Center, 100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet.

Animal rehabilitation staff will explain how they care for injured birds and sea turtles. Other activities will include live music, food and beverages, and crafts for children. Attendees can learn about Volusia County’s marine environment and get their hands wet in the center’s touch pool, which features cownose rays and hermit crabs.

Admission to the Turtle Day event will be free.