National Estuaries Day Celebration | Wade In | Rookery Bay Research Reserve

National Estuaries Day

Saturday, May 3, 2025 9AM-4PM
Rediscover Rookery Bay Research Reserve on National Estuaries Day. The annual FREE event held at the country’s 30 national estuarine research reserves will feature family fun for everyone! Rookery Bay is yours to Explore, Enjoy and Protect!

  • Indoor & Outdoor Family Activities
  • Marine Life Touch Tank & Aquaria
  • Nature, Wildlife & Art Exhibits
  • Book Signing
  • Face Painting
  • Photo Booth
  • Fishing Clinics
  • Lab Tours
  • Food Trucks Onsite
  • Kayak Demos
  • Sneak Peek Boat Tours – registration required

National Estuaries Day | Rookery Bay Research Reserve

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