2016 Ocean Fest


Join us for the 5th Annual World Ocean Day Event

Aloha na Makana ‘Ike Kai

( (Knowing and Celebrating the Treasures of Our Ocean )

 Saturday June 4, 2016
11 am – 4 pm
Turtle Bay Resort
Kuilima Point

Hawaiian Resort Turtle Bay

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Ocean Fest friends & family get discounts at Turtle Bay Resort for Ocean Fest weekend! Use promo code ” NSOF “ when booking.
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The Schedule

To print the full program CLICK HERE

Ocean Fest Info Booth 

NEAR THE PAVILION  [ 11am – 4pm ]

  • Stop by to sign up for the full day of activities.  
  • Buy a raffle ticket to win great prizes 
  • Pick up a NS Ocean Fest event t-shirt 

Film & Lecture Series 

OAHU ROOM [ 11:30am – 2pm ]

11:30am – Hawaii Fish Identification with Terry Lilley

Kick off the NS Ocean Fest Film & Lecture Series with Marine Biologist Terry Lilley and a fun insightful look into Hawaii marine life in their natural habitats by learning how to spot and identify local animals.

12:15pm – Humpback Whales film

This film adventure set in Hawaiian waters gives an up close look at the mysterious and awe inspiring humpback whale.

1:00pm – Shark Conservation with Ocean Ramsey

Join Ocean to learn more about how sharks play a vital role in maintaining a healthy ocean ecosystem and how being over-fished to the point of extinction can threaten the overall health of our oceans.

2:00pm – Plastic Paradise film 

This Award Winning film by Director Angela Sun takes a journey to the Midway atoll to explore the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, home to the largest collection of ocean plastics in the world.  Learn more from scientists, researchers, and volunteers on how important it is to take action to reduce our impact now.  A must see!

Ocean Art Gallery

PAVILION  [ 11am – 4pm ]

Stop by the Ocean Art Gallery and talk story with the exceptional local artists joining us at Ocean Fest.  All their work is ocean and marine themed and available for purchase.  Buy a piece and make sure to get a signature to make yours unique piece.  Or stop by and join in to make your own art.

  • Kris Goto
  • Steve Kean – *GreenRoom Gallery Haleiwa
  • Patrick Ching- Live Art Instruction with Patrick at 12noon *FREE
  • Leanna Wolff – Live Mural Painting by Leanna at 1pm
  • Roy Tabora – Live Art Instruction with Roy at 12noon *FREE

Keiki Adventure Activities 

TBR RESORT WIDE  [ 11:30am – 3pm ]

Pre-Registration Required at the Ocean Fest Activity Booth located at Pavilion.


11:30am -12:30pm 

Kawela Cultural Hike with Ian Masterson *25 max

12:30pm – 1:30pm 

Kahuku Guided Hike with NSCLT *25 max


1:30pm – 2:15pm 

Ocean Safety Clinic with Ian Masterson *10 max

Snorkel 101 with HH Surf School *10 max

2:30pm – 3:15pm

Ocean Safety Clinic with Ian Masterson *10 max

SUP & Canoe with HH Surf School *10 max

Keiki Educational Activities

KUILIMA PT LAWN  [ 11am – 4pm ]

Visit the booths around the event for fun and educational activities all about the ocean, marine life, sustainability and more.  Drawing, coloring, spinning, reading, playing & learning.  Make sure to visit them all! 

Main Stage Entertainment Schedule 

KUILIMA PT LAWN  [ 11am – 4pm ]

11am – Opening pule by Aunty Fran Palama
11:15am – Help Every Angel Hula Halau
12noon – Hal Hula Makana a’ ke Aloha
12:45pm – Kapono Na ‘ili ‘ili – Music
1:30 pm – Kahalu’u Ukulele Band
2:15 – Lopaka Brown Music
3pm – Honu By the Sea
3:30 – Student Art & Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony
4pm – Grand Prize Raffle


Big Mahalo for joining us the 5th Annual North Shore Ocean Fest

-How to support-

  • Click Here to Donate To North Shore Ocean Fest
  • Stop by the silent auction in the foyer – Place a bid to win greeaat deals!
  • Buy a raffle ticket and win amazing prizes all day
  • Purchase a NS Ocean Fest event T-shirt to show your support
  • View the Student Art & Poetry contest entries and cast your vote