Artist Boat

Join Us For Galveston's 1st World Oceans Day Festival!

World Oceans Day and the Marine Debris Art Contest will Return in 2017!
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Come out and enjoy a fun and educational good time! Partner organizations will be hosting interactive activities to help ocean-lovers of all ages learn about the marine world and how we connect to it. Partner Organizations Include:

Artist Boat, Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary,
The Adopt-A-Beach Program, FotoFest, Turtle Island Restoration Network,
Houston-Galveston Area Council, Friends of Galveston Island State Park,
TAMUG's ADDOMEx Research Consortium, The Houston Zoo, Houston Wilderness,
Galveston Bay Foundation, and the Galveston Island Park Board of Trustees

Marine Debris Art Contest

Also check out the creative works of local artists at our Marine Debris Art Contest taking place at the Stewart Beach Pavilion!

Click the image above to download the full Call For Art

If you would like to volunteer at the World Oceans Day Festival please email