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North Shore Ocean Fest

 

                                           North Shore Ocean Fest:A Benefit for Ocean Education for Children and Youth                                                                                                    Eighth-Annual North Shore Ocean Fest is June 1, 2019                                                                                                                      Turtle Bay Resort, A FREE Family Event All About the Ocean                                                                                                                               A Benefit for Ocean & Aina-Based EDventures  

NORTH SHORE, OAHU, HI  – Turtle Bay Resort will host the 8th annual North Shore Ocean Fest, one of Oahu’s best community events, bringing together top ocean educators, water activities, live music, hula, art, poetry, crafts and food vendors. This year we’ll kick-off the day with a “Race to Save the Ocean.” This 5K event will start at 9 am. Sign-up on Active.com today. Don’t run off after the race, you’ll want to meet the celebrity of the day,BIG MAMA! She’s a life-sized, walk-inside, inflatable Humpback Whale! Explore BIG MAMA’s internal and external anatomy with experts from NOAA Hawaiian Island National Marine Sanctuary. Learn about what makes Humpbacks important to our waters and how they are being affected by climate change. For a free, fun-filled day for all ages don’t miss the North Shore Ocean Fest!

The North Shore Ocean Fest, an annual fundraiser sponsored by North Shore Ocean Education Coalition, will be heldSaturday, June 1, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Bay View Lawn at the beach at Turtle Bay Resort. The theme for Ocean Fest for 2019 is “Climate Change: How it’s affecting our Ocean”. The event honors “World Oceans Day,” celebrated annually on June 8 since 2002 to promote ocean education worldwide.

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Focuses:
 - Plastic Pollution Events
 - Youth Focused

Organizers

Organization Name
North Shore Ocean Education Coalition
Organization Type
Conservation Organization
Member of Aquarium Conservation Partnership (ACP)
Participant in AZA's SAFE Campaign

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As part of our celebration, we plan to do the following:
  • Event is open to the public
  • Media would be welcome
  • Event will include some special activities or engagements for youth and/or young adults
    Under 12,Ages 12-18,College/University Age
    Over 40 educational booths with activities for all ages. Also Big Mama a 40 foot infatable whale from NOAA will be there for every to explore (inside and out)!
  • Event will be highlighting organization's own efforts to reduce use of plastic

Venue

Turtle Bay Resort - Kahuku (Oahu) Hawaii
57-091 Kamehameha Highway
Kahuku, Hawaii 96731 United States