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Bay Day Festival

May 15 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bay Day Festival is our annual celebration of all things Galveston Bay. Participants will learn about the importance of Galveston Bay in our everyday lives through a variety of engaging educational exhibits. Learn how to catch a crab, see birds of the Bay, see oysters in action as they filter water, and more!

Exhibit at the Bay Day Festival

Exhibitors with environmental messaging and activities for kids are encouraged. If you would like to exhibit at Bay Day Festival 2021, we will begin accepting exhibitor inquiries in January 2021 at eford@galvbay.org

Sponsor the Bay Day Festival

Sponsor benefits can include company recognition in event press releases and on social media, and more.
Contact Greg Loushine at gloushine@galvbay.org

We will begin accepting volunteers in January 20201 for Bay Day Festival 20201. Please contact Emily Ford at eford@galvbay.org for more information about Bay Day Festival.

Take a look at what kind of exhibits you’ll see by viewing our 2020 virtual Bay Day Festival:

Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Center | Blue Crabs

Elequa | Safe Drinking Water

Back the Bay | Galveston Bay

Armand Bayou Nature Center | Terrapins and Sea Turtles

Galveston Bay Foundation | Oysters

12pm – 1pm

Citizens Environmental Coalition | Youth Environmental Education

Moody Gardens | Kemps Ridley Sea Turtles

Laurel Sullivan Gold Award Girl Scout Project | Plastic Pollution

Exploration Green and Urban Land Institute | Green Space

Wildlife Revealed | Birds of Prey

Wildlife Revealed’s YouTube Channel

1pm – 2pm

Texas Wildlife Rehabilitation Center | Treating Injured Wildlife

Baytown Nature Center | Nature Hike

Kemah Aquarium | Snakes

Native Prairies Association of Texas | Wonders of Insects

Green Mountain Energy | Sun Club

Galveston Bay Foundation | Recycle, Compost, or Trash?

2pm – 3pm

Houston Zoo | Texas Wetlands

Sea Center Texas | Touch Tank

Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network | Marine Mammal Rescue

Consulate General of Canada | International Migratory Birds

Texas A&M Sea Camp | Sea Camp Program

Texas Snakes and More | Snakes!

Ball High School | Get Hip To Habitat Program

Gulf Coast Bird Observatory | Local Birds

Miss Earth USA | Coastal Restoration & Sustainability

Oppe Elementary | Protecting the Bay

Galveston Bay Foundation | Eco-Storytime

Bayou City Waterkeeper | Urban Bayous & Watershed

Habitat Jaime | How to Make a Bug Catcher

Special Thank You To Our Event Sponsors Who Made Bay Day Festival 2020 Possible: 


May 15
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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