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South Padre Island Sand Crab Nighttime Beach Run

Posted on Apr 18, 2019

South Padre Island Sand Crab Nighttime Beach Run

  Date: Saturday, April 27th, 2019 Time: 8:00 PM - 11:59 PM Location: Pearl South Padre ( 310 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597)   The Sand Crab 5k/10k, run entirely on sand, is a great way to get a little exercise under the stars on the beautiful beach of South Padre Island. The event also includes a Kid’s 1 Mile Beach Run, making it fun for the whole family! Proceeds benefit Sea Turtle, Inc. For more registration information : CLICK HERE  ...

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21 & Over Beach Clean Up

Posted on Apr 15, 2019

21 & Over Beach Clean Up

  We are invited to participate in a beach cleanup on April 22nd, 2019 for Earth Day through Absolut Vodka. This will be a 21+ only event. The cleanup will be at the End of the Road on South Padre Island at 4 pm, and at 5 pm we will head to where they will be providing food and drinks. Therefore, they specifically stated you have to be 21 or older to participate. Date: Monday April 22, 2019 Time: 4:00 PM (Beach Clean Up) Location: End of the Road on South Padre Island, Texas...

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Turtle Ball 2019

Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Turtle Ball 2019

  Join us! You are all invited to a party we are having this Friday, April 5th at Sea Turtle, Inc. We are proud of our 2019 interns and want to introduce them to the community where they will be spending so much time! We will also be celebrating the beginning of nesting season! Date: Friday, April 5th 2019 Time: 6:00-8:00 PM Location: Sea Turtle, Inc. (6617 Padre Blvd.) Education Facility Each year we crown a new King and Queen of Sargassum, so we will be passing the crown, as well! I really hope you can make it, we would love to see you...

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NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAY HOURS

Posted on Dec 27, 2018

NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAY HOURS

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Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Posted on Dec 17, 2018

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

  Join us this Saturday and take a photo with Santa! Santa will at our education complex inside our museum area. This event is free with purchase of admission, so bring your entire family! Pet friendly and Christmas activities *weather permitting*

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Wassailing with The Turtles

Posted on Dec 7, 2018

Wassailing with The Turtles

  Sea Turtle, Inc. presents our annual Wassailing with the Turtles event. This is an opportunity for the community to come by after hours, do some Christmas shopping, and wish the sea turtles a Merry Christmas. We will have our delicious wassail and, of course, we will sing "We Wish You a Merry Christmas" to our darling green sea turtle, Merry Christmas! Wassailing will begin at 5:30 pm. Please BYOB. All are welcome! FREE EVENT Thursday, Dec 13th, 2018 5:30PM-7:00PM at Sea Turtle, Inc. (Education...

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Holiday Hours 2018

Posted on Nov 8, 2018

Holiday Hours 2018

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Straws Film Screening- Free!

Posted on Oct 30, 2018

Straws Film Screening- Free!

As part of the Film, Art & Music Festival (FAM Fest) and in conjunction with Texas Sea Grant, we are excited to be hosting a screening of STRAWS, a short film by Linda Booker! Our doors will open at 5:45pm with the screening starting at 6:00pm. After the screening, we will host a special Meet and Greet with Christine Figgener , the Marine Biologist who showed the world the dangers that plastic straws impose on sea turtles. View the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/220521917 About the Movie: STRAWS is a documentary film that charts the...

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Closed for Maintenance

Posted on Oct 10, 2018

Closed for Maintenance

  On Saturday October 13th & Sunday October 14th the education complex area (indoor museum & giftshop)  will be closed for maintenance. The rest of the facility will remain open for regular scheduled time 10am-4pm Admission price will be $3.00 for this weekend ONLY. We apologize for the...

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Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Release (Leechy)

Posted on Aug 6, 2018

Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Release (Leechy)

  Our loggerhead sea turtle patient Leechy is ready for release! She has had an incredible recovery in the last 10 weeks here at Sea Turtle, Inc. Join us in wishing her a healthy life and safe travels! Leechy stranded on May 14th in poor body condition, covered in marine leeches, and with terrible blood values. All of the issues Leechy had on arrival at our facility have resolved! She has gained 20 lbs, recovered from severe anemia and buoyancy issues, and has killed and eaten live prey (crabs)!...

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