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Seventh Annual

Urban Ocean Festival

Explore and celebrate Southern California’s coast during the Aquarium’s annual Urban Ocean Festival. The event will include art exhibitions, a fashion show and contest for designs using recycled materials, mural painting, poetry readings, booths, and educational activities. Urban Ocean boat cruises exploring the local coast and port complex will be available during the weekend at an additional cost.

Saturday

  • 10:30 a.m. Port of Long Beach Harbor Tour
  • 10:30 a.m. Ronny & The Classics live music performance
  • 10:30 a.m. Kids’ Time: Whose Ocean is it Anyway?
  • 11:00 a.m. Urban Ocean Film
  • 11:35 a.m. Ronny & The Classics live music performance
  • 12:00 p.m. Seafood for the Future Sustainable Seafood Tasting
  • 12:30 p.m. Kids’ Time: Whose Ocean is it Anyway?
  • 1:00 p.m. Urban Ocean Poetry Awards Ceremony
  • 1:15 p.m. Urban Ocean Film
  • 1:30 p.m. Ronny & The Classics live music performance
  • 2:30 p.m. Urban Ocean Film
  • 2:45 p.m. Urban Ocean Poetry Cruise
  • 4:30 p.m. Urban Ocean Film

Sunday

  • 10:30 a.m. Port of Long Beach Harbor Tour
  • 10:30 a.m. Ronny & The Classics live music performance
  • 10:30 a.m. Kids’ Time: Whose Ocean is it Anyway?
  • 11:00 a.m. Urban Ocean Film
  • 11:35 a.m. Ronny & The Classics live music performance
  • 12:30 p.m. Kids’ Time: Whose Ocean is it Anyway?
  • 1:15 p.m. Urban Ocean Film
  • 1:20 p.m. Trashin’ Fashion Show
  • 1:30 p.m. Ronny & The Classics live music performance
  • 2:30 p.m. Urban Ocean Film
  • 4:30 p.m. Urban Ocean Film

All programs subject to change and weather dependent.

2016 Urban Ocean Arts Contests

Each year the Aquarium celebrates our local Urban Ocean with contests that use the arts as a lens for examining our relationship with the coast and ocean.

  • The Urban Ocean Art Contest accepts submissions in painting and drawing, photography, and sculpture. March 31 is the 2016 deadline.
  • The Urban Ocean Poetry Contest has a theme of Vanishing Animals this year. March 25 is the 2016 deadline.
  • The Trashin’ Fashion Show and Contest invites submission of clothing designs created from recycled materials. To enter, email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). March 28 is the 2016 deadline.
Urban Ocean Festival
Anitza Valles
Event Information
When Saturday, Apr 30, 2016 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
Sunday, May 1, 2016 | 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
Cost Included with general admission to guests. Free to Aquarium members; 20% off for their guests.
Coupon $10 off Adult Admission to Urban Ocean Festival
Tickets Members get in free. Simply show your card at the entrance.
Not a member? General admission is required. You can purchase tickets online.
Info (562) 590-3100, ext. 0
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Calendars 30-04-2016 09:00:00 30-04-2016 17:00:00 6 Urban Ocean Festival

Explore and celebrate Southern California’s coast during the Aquarium’s annual Urban Ocean Festival.

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