Here’s what you can expect at this weekend’s Florida Fin Fest! 🦈

Festival offers music, vendors, immersive educational experience & more

JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla.Florida Fin Fest is back and better than ever!

The free two-day ocean conservation, education, and music festival will take place this weekend, Sept. 15 and Sept. 16, at the Seawalk Pavilion in Jacksonville Beach. A VIP Experience will be offered for those seeking an all-inclusive two-day food, beverage, and viewing package.

The festival will feature hands-on activities for all ages including an interactive educational village, live music, a sustainability-focused festival village, food trucks, and more.

“At the heart of Florida Fin Fest is a commitment to raising awareness about ocean conservation,” the festival said.

The event will bring together individuals, organizations, and experts from around the globe to highlight the importance of preserving our marine ecosystems for future generations.

Music acts include Grammy-nominated artist Tank & The Bangas, Grammy-nominated Latin artist Cimafunk, Fortunate Youth, Shwayze, and more!

In addition to the musical performances, Florida Fin Fest offers an immersive educational experience.

“The Educational Village, presented by the esteemed Ocean Conservancy, will feature engaging activations from prominent institutions such as M.O.S.H, The Georgia Aquarium, Jacksonville University, OCEARCH, and others,” the festival said.

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about marine life, conservation efforts, and sustainable practices through interactive exhibits, workshops, and hands-on activities.

Together, we can make a difference and ensure a sustainable future for all!

Click here to purchase VIP tickets.

Here’s what you can expect at this weekend’s Florida Fin Fest! (News4JAX)

BMW’s VIP Experience

For those who are looking for the VIP experience, Florida Fin Fest offers an all-inclusive 2-day food, beverage, and viewing package presented by BMW. The package includes:

  • Complimentary beer, seltzers and food from The Local Neptune Beach
  • Pit access to the concerts (preferred viewing area)
  • Shaded and cooled lounge
  • Private VIP bars
  • A/C bathrooms
  • Artist encounters
  • Premiere viewing areas

Upgrade your experience to Platinum VIP and receive:

  • Access to Air Conditioned 2-Story Viewing Decks
  • Pre and After Party Special Invitations
  • All VIP perks
  • Platinum viewing areas

Click here for more information.

About the Author:

Carianne Luter is a social media producer for News4Jax and has worked at Channel 4 since December 2015. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a communication degree.