CELEBRATION OF THE SEA FOUNDATION

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KEYS STRONG RELIEF EFFORT

Support The Children And Familes Devistated By Hurricane Irma. Please Donate Or Volenteer Today At www.KeysStrong.org

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RIPTIDE CELEBRATION OF THE SEA PAVILION


South Florida’s Biggest Alternative & Classic Hits Music Festival On Fort Lauderdale Beach.

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COCONUT GROVE SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

South Florida’s Favorite Seafood Festival at Miami’s Iconic Marine Stadium

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CELEBRATION OF THE SEA FOUNDATION

The Celebration of the Sea Foundation works to INSPIREEDUCATE and ENGAGE people around the world to protect the ocean and the world’s natural resources.  A specific focus of all our initiatives is to develop resilient communities and promote STREAM (Science, Technology, Recreation, Engineering, Arts & Music) education and career paths.

KeysStrong.Org Florida Keys Relief

The Celebration of the Sea Foundation along with our good friends at Entercom Communications send our thoughts and prayers to all the families and Key’s communities which have been effected by the devastation of hurricane Irma. We are honored to serve as the official charity of Entercom’s Riptide Music Festival on December 2nd and 3rd on Fort Lauderdale Beach. We are currently helping to coordinate major on-going long term relief efforts with civic leaders from the Florida Keys and have been helping the Keys community establish the KeysStrong.org emsergency relief effort to directly support the children and families who have been most heavily impacted by hurricane Irma. KeysStrong.org has been included as a major part of our co-productions of both the Riptide Music Festival as well as the Coconut Grove Seafood Festival which was held at Miami’s Marine Stadium on October 21st & 22nd. Entercom’s amazing radio station network and on-air personalities have already begun to be announce the KeysStrong.org relief efforts with live coverage from the Keys and all of this will continue on an ongoing basis as a primary focus of all of our activities on our “Road to Riptide”. Ongoing and updated information about how you can help with KeysStrong.org relief initiatives will continue to be posted here as well as broadcast on an ongoing basis on 104.3 The Shark, 102.7 The Beach, 101.5 Lite FM and 790 The TicketFor information please visit KeysStrong.org.

EVENTS

Road to Riptide

Entercom Communications has selected Celebration of the Sea Foundation as the official charity of the Riptide Music Festival on December 2nd, & 3rd. Attended by over 30,000 people each year on Fort Lauderdale Beach the event is South Florida’s largest alternative and classic hits music festival. Headline acts include K.C. & The Sunshine Band, Foreigner’s Lou Gramm, Salt-N-Pepa, Morris Day & The Time, Loverboy, Cage The Elephant, Weezer, and many more.

Coconut Grove Seafood Festival

Stone Crab Season kicked off at the iconic Miami Marine Stadium with the Celebration of the Sea’s “Eco-Discovery Zone”, leading seafood vendors, live Caribbean beats, mojito bars, and more while promoting awareness for KeysStrong.org Florida Keys Relief. The two-day event provided fresh seafood all-day-long with over 25 gourmet seafood partners.

Internationally Renowned Marine Artist Wyland Receives Celebration of the Sea Lifetime Acheivement Award

Celebration of the Sea Founder & CEO Patxi Pastor presents internationally renowned marine artist Wyland the Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award at Miami’s iconic Marine Stadium.

FEATURED VIDEOS

  • Patxi Pastor and Wyland
  • Wyland & Annette Roberson
  • Patxi Pastor & Annette Roberson
  • Patxi Pastor
  • Frazier Nivens' Florida Keys History Discovery
  • MAST@FIU BBC - SEA Corps Program
  • SEA Corps NBC6 Special
  • MBSH SCUBA Club Navy Scholarships

INITIATIVES

World Ocean Watch

World Ocean Watch Educational Environmental & Marine Science Program Created By Patxi Pastor, Dr. Barry Rock & Phil Browne Overview The Celebration of the Sea Foundation is proud to have developed the World Ocean Watch (WOW) Environmental and Educational...
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FIU Awards Full STEM Scholarship

FIU Awards Full STEM Scholarship Miami Beach Senior High School freshman, Rebecca Rauch-Thane, was awarded a full scholarship to Florida International University at the Miami Beach Environmental Resiliency Summit: Miami Beach Rising Above on March 27th, 2015. The...
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Miami Beach Senior High SCUBA Club

Miami Beach Senior High SCUBA Club Miami Beach Senior High School’s SCUBA Club, Co-Founded by Celebration of the Sea Founder and CEO, Patxi Pastor, treated students to an extraordinary opportunity to dive with International SCUBA Diving Hall of Famer, Captain Spencer...
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U.S. Navy SCUBA Scholarships

U.S. Navy SCUBA Scholarships Miami Beach High School students and U.S. Navy cadets Sasha Dyroff (Cadet Petty Officer Third Class), Adriana Chait (Cadet Petty Officer Third Class) and Adrea Orduz (Cadet Seaman) were awarded full SCUBA scholarships through the U.S....
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VIDEO ARCHIVES

  • High School Aquanaut Program
  • CBS Underwater Press Conference
  • Digitizing Marine Animal Vocalizations
  • E! Sea World Discovery Cove Special
  • Lake Champlain Shipwrecks Special
  • The Underwater World of Patxi Pastor
  • Tongue of the Ocean Shark Dive
  • Earth Day Dolphin PSA (1990)