Marine Science Day 2023

Marine Science Day

We are thrilled to announce that #MarineScienceDay 2023 will be occurring on Saturday, June 10, 2023 from 10 AM - 3 PM!


Advance registration is highly encouraged to aid in timely check-in on the day of the event.
Register for this year's event here!

Costume Contest

All ages are invited to participate in the MSD 2023 Costume Constest by wearing original costumes of marine plants or animals.  Awards will be given for:

  • most original plant or animal
  • most creative use of sustainable materials
  • best group costume
  • best representation of a plant or animal
  • grand prize. Grand Prize winner receives store merchandise valued at $50 from the VIMS Gift Shop.
Register for the costume contest here! 
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You can find recordings from previous Marine Science Day events on our YouTube page.

Check back soon for updates on this year's event, including a list of timed programs. We can't wait to see you all for Marine Science Day 2023!


Marine Science Day 2023 is made possible by the generous support of:




 The Owens Foundation logo








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