Festival del Mar

Saturday, June 17th 11am - 4pm

In partnership with Caritas Smile charity, the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium invites our community to celebrate ocean conservation and Latin American cultural traditions at the 3rd Annual Festival del Mar! Guests of all ages will enjoy a variety of cultural performances, bilingual touch tank demonstrations, interactive story time with the Palm Beach County Library System, family Zumba, science demonstrations, arts and crafts and so much more.

Many thanks to our other partners and vendors: Estrella TV, WPBF Channel 25,  PNC Bank, LatinAmericanArte.com, Palm Beach State College, Enjoyful Foods, Professor Clark the Science Shark, Star Pointe Academy, Drowning Prevention Coalition of Palm Beach County, Trusted Party Rentals, Palm Beach County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and Palm Beach County Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce.

Sea to Shore Alliance will be on-site from 1-4pm! 

Meet your favorite Minion characters from 12-1pm!


Special Planetarium Schedule for June 17th during Festival del Mar:



12:00 pm

 Kaluoka'hina: The Enchanted Reef

1:00 pm

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's  Adventure 

2:00 pm

 Night Skies over the Palm Beaches (Bilingual)

3:00 pm

 Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure

4:00 pm

 Cosmic Collisions

5:00 pm

 Black Holes 



Event is included with admission to the Science Center. Special pricing for children 12 and under!

$15.00 non-member adults and FREE for children under 12 and Science Center members. Tickets purchased at the door.

For questions, or if you are interested in being a part of this event, email [email protected].