Get ready for a jaw-some good time! Florida Fin Fest is a FREE two-day Ocean Conservation, Education, and Music Festival happening in Jacksonville Beach, FL on September 17th & 18th, benefiting OCEARCH. Catch MOSH with a Mobile Planetarium in the Education Village!
The Education Village, presented by The Ocean Conservancy, features an immersive underwater VR experience, a mobile planetarium from MOSH, touch tanks from Jacksonville University, and more. Florida Fin Fest provides a family-friendly environment with one-of-a-kind hands-on learning experiences, talks from renowned guest speakers & science experts, and a festival village full of brands focusing on sustainability, conservation, and environmentally friendly practices. To round off the event, attendees can sit in on panel discussions featuring topics such as Micro-plastics Micro-fibers & Marine Debris, Water Quality, and Marine Conservation at the Blue Jay Listening Room Stage.
Gates open for Florida Fin Fest on Saturday, September 17, and Sunday, September 18, 2022, at 12:00 pm.
This event is RAIN OR SHINE. In the event of adverse weather, making the event impossible, every effort will be made to reschedule the event for a future date.
The event features 10 different food trucks and a variety of alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages
Saturday – Moon Taxi
Sunday – John Oates from “Hall & Oates”
The Ocean Conservancy Immersive VR Experience
Touch Tanks form Jacksonville University and OCEARCH
Educational Panels at The Blue Jay Listening Room Stage featuring topics: Micro-Fibers & Marine Debris, Water Quality, Sea-Level Rise Adaption, and Marine Conservation.
International Coastal Cleanup:
Florida Fin Fest will be the official International Coastal Cleanup site for Duval county in partnership with The Ocean Conservancy & Keep Jacksonville Beautiful. Join the 2-day beach cleanup on Saturday and Sunday morning before the festival with Beaches Go Green.