The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is temporarily closed to support our nation's efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes all exhibits, events, programs and Spring Break Camp. We will re-open in alignment with Palm Beach County Schools. Please stay tuned to our dedicated webpage and social media channels for virtual science and more updates.

Festival del Mar

Saturday, June 8th 10am - 3pm

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium invites our community to celebrate ocean conservation and Latin American cultural traditions at the 5th Annual Festival del Mar! Guests of all ages will enjoy a variety of cultural performances, touch tank demonstrations, interactive activities with the Palm Beach County Library System, science demonstrations, arts and crafts and much more.

Many thanks to our other partners and vendors: Estrella TV, WPBF Channel 25, La Guia News, Palm Beach County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and Palm Beach County Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce.

Special Planetarium Schedule for June 8th during Festival del Mar:


11:00 am 

 Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure

12:00 pm

 Kaluoka'hina: The Enchanted Reef

1:00 pm

 One World, One Sky: Big Bird's  Adventure 

2:00 pm

 Night Skies above the Palm Beaches (Bilingual) 

4:00 pm

 Dynamic Earth

5:00 pm

 Solar System Odyssey

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

$17.95 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