EVENTS

It became pretty clear to me that conservation had changed, that it wasn’t about hugging trees and saving sharks and pandas, it was about saving humans.
Rob Stewart (Summit ’15)

Ocean Days of the Year

Jellyfish Day  3
DEMA Show, Las Vegas   14-17
Sustainable Ocean Summit, Hong Kong 14-16

NOGI Awards   15
#BlueGreen Seminars   15-16
DEMA Reaching Out Awards   16
DEMA WaveMaker Award 16
International Day for Tolerance  16
Buy Nothing Day 23

Evolution Day   24
Giving Tuesday 27

Manatee Awareness Month  1-30
International Year of the Reef to Dec 31

We Bring Ocean People Together

Our Ocean Events serve to call in the water tribe from around the world to bring hope, share knowledge and have fun!  Meet other Blue Ocean People on and offline at these upcoming events presented by Blue Ocean.net, or our partners and allies.

Access Blue Ocean Network Community Events

When you sign up for complimentary weekly Ocean Update, you will be first in the know to access some of this community’s signature events, like our annual Blue Ocean Summit. Every quarter we present online Arts & Cultural exhibits that spotlight Photographers, Artists, Filmmakers and Authors. And we let you know when members of this awesome community are congregating  in person at shows and events around the globe. To be first in line for upcoming Blue Ocean events, please Join Us.

Share Your Event

Is there an Ocean event you would like to share with this community? Let us know with an email that includes a brief description of the event (with all pertinent information), write “Event” in the subject line and send your message to Robert (at) BlueOcean.net. If an article is created for your event, we will need a logo and /or image (with credit) that includes the rights to post to this website.

Featured Event

Make a Date with the Ocean, See Blue the Film

Make a Date with the Ocean, See Blue the Film

“The ocean has done so much for us, now we have the opportunity to do something meaningful for the ocean…to offer it our protection…This is our home, our future” --Blue the Film   Make a Date With the Ocean! In celebration of #WorldOceansDay, the award-winning film...

Ocean Lovers Gather for a CORALPALOOZA On World Oceans Day

Ocean Lovers Gather for a CORALPALOOZA On World Oceans Day

2018 is The International Year of the Reef. #IYOR2018 What could possibly be a better way to celebrate than to save a coral reef! How, you ask, can I save a coral reef? I'm glad you asked! By joining in the 4th annual CORALPALOOZA. Sounds pretty kinky and it's fun...

Green Fins is coming to the Caribbean

Green Fins is coming to the Caribbean

Green Fins is being introduced into the Dominican Republic in June 2018, the first exposure for the the Eco-Diving Certification Program in the Caribbean. Green Fins is coming to the Caribbean at a time when the numbers of tourists to the island nation has increased...

How You Can Help Empty the Tanks Worldwide

How You Can Help Empty the Tanks Worldwide

May 12th marked the 6th annual Empty the Tanks Worldwide Day and while we are only a few months into 2018, we have a lot of progress to celebrate this year. The Empty the Tanks  movement has caught on. Organized pro-cetacean public awareness campaigns and onsite...

Lionfish Festival, Awareness, Cook-Offs and Viral Videos

Lionfish Festival, Awareness, Cook-Offs and Viral Videos

Invasive Lionfish have turned some of North America's favorite tropical waters into their own, exclusive picnic basket. Now communities from Texas to Florida are fighting bank and having fun doing it. Here's a taste of a Lionfish Festival near you, that features...

Wear Blue & March for the Ocean June 9th

Wear Blue & March for the Ocean June 9th

On June 9, thousands of people who care about our coasts and ocean will Wear Blue and March for the Ocean in Washington, D.C. and other locations around the world.   The Ocean Is Rising and So Are We With just two months to go, you can help support and spread the word...

Vanishing Sail Launches On-Line This Month

Vanishing Sail Launches On-Line This Month

The award winning film, Vanishing Sail is launching online just in time for the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta which features in the film. This critically acclaimed documentary follows the adventures of legendary Caribbean boat builder Alywn Enoe as he struggles to...

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