Celebrate Kemp’s Ridley Conservation Day - Galveston

“Shell-E-Bration”

of the Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle

Image from https://seaturtles.org

Celebrate Kemp’s Ridley Conservation Day

  • Be part of the shell-e-bration on the first anniversary of the Kemp’s Ridley being named our state turtle. This free, family event is an outdoor festival featuring a variety of turtle & marine-related activities, exhibits and crafts.
  • Photo opportunities with “Rob” the ridley (11 AM-11:45) our mascot!
  • Turtle costume contest, judging at noon. “Ridley’s rule!”
  • Turtle Sand Sculptor Contest, judging at 1 PM.  “Lone Star Turtle Sculptor”.
  • Turtle relay races, only slower! Kids be part of the “Ridley Rally!”
  • Registration begins at 11 AM for costume and sand sculptor contests.

May 10, 2014  11-3 PM

Stewart Beach Park, 201 Seawall Blvd. Galveston, Texas
(In front of the pavilion)

SEA TURTLE RESTORATION PROJECT

A program of Turtle Island Restoration Network

2228 BROADWAY GALVESTON, TX 77550
409-795-8426 | JOANIE@TIRN.NET| SEATURTLES.ORG