World Ocean Day - Weekend Celebration


Sat Jun 12 2021 at 08:00 am to 01:00 pm


Faena Miami Beach | Miami Beach, FL

World Ocean Day - Weekend Celebration The weekend long event begins on June 12 at 8 am at Faena Beach, on Collins between 35th and 36th Streets, and will continue on June 13 at 6:00 pm. Faena Art, has partnered with like-minded organizations Blue Scholars, and ARTSail, with the support of Tuuci, Boucher Brothers and Tito’s to create an exciting roster of programming.
Attendees can participate in a paddle-out with the Surfrider Foundation, an open-water swim with D&R or learn about water testing with EarthEcho International, while beach cleanups will comb the coast removing litter from the shoreline.
Families will enjoy artists collective AMLgMATD #SaveBiscayneBay flag installation, commissioned by ARTSail, as well as several opportunities to treat groups of children to fun ocean education with Waterproof Miami and Stream2Sea, and ocean-themed arts and crafts with Frost Science MUVE. All beach activities will end at 1PM.
On Sunday June 13, the weekend culminates with a closing celebration at the Faena Hotel’s Mammoth Garden at 6 pm featuring complimentary Tito’s Vodka cocktails and a talk with Elizabeth Wheaton, Director of the City of Miami Beach’s Environment & Sustainability Department, and Dr. Nikki Traylor-Knowles, Assistant Professor of Marine Biology at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at UM.
A screening of Ocean-themed films in the Faena Theater will conclude the celebration.
Event is free and open to the public. To sign up for event participations, click for tickets.
Where is it happening?
Faena Miami Beach, 3201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, United States
Host or PublisherFaena Miami Beach
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