Events & Programs

The public is welcome back to Manatee Lagoon's outdoor grounds. On weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., you're invited to come enjoy the first-floor observation deck and outdoor amenities. Weekends, we will remain closed. Please note that the indoor facility and second-floor observation deck remain closed until further notice.

To watch our livestreaming Manatee Cam to see what's swimming in the outflow, click here. To explore our free virtual learning resources, click here. Stay tuned for reopening updates and more here at

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Manatees and so much more!

Make your plans to visit us today to learn more about these gentle giants and Lake Worth Lagoon.

School Group Visits

Our field trip options offer a look into the world of manatees and their local habitat, Lake Worth Lagoon.

Date: By reservation
Time: By reservation
Cost: FREE (all school group visits are by reservation only)

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Join us as we embark on an action-packed virtual summer adventure.

Date: Stay tuned for 2021 details.
Ages: Topics and sessions are targeted towards ages 6 to 9, however other ages are welcome to register and participate
Cost: Free, voluntary donations can be made during the registration process. 

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Lectures at the Lagoon 

Join Manatee Lagoon’s Manatee Masters and an expert speaker for an opportunity to learn about a new environmental topic every month. All ages are welcome to take a seat, listen and ask questions.

Date: First Sunday of the month and other days as noted on the calendar
Time: 2 -3 p.m. unless otherwise noted
Cost: FREE (but pre-registration is requested)

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Manatee Lagoon Tours 

Learn about manatees and Lake Worth Lagoon from one of our very own Manatee Masters.

Date: Tuesday through Sunday, excluding the first Sunday of the month
Time: 2 p.m.
Cost: FREE

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Lagoon explorers

Explore scientific wonders at Manatee Lagoon. Children, ages 10-13, are welcome.

Date: Second and fourth Saturday of the month
Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cost: $5 per child (pre-registration is required)

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Mindful Moments Adult Yoga 

Join us for adult yoga against the calming backdrop of Lake Worth Lagoon. Classes are led by certified instructors. Participants must be 18 or older.

Date: Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 5:45 - 6:45 p.m.
Cost: FREE (but pre-registration is required)

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Manatee Tales Story time

Listen as a Manatee Master storyteller reads from a selection of colorful books sharing stories about various aquatic species that live in the Lake Worth Lagoon and the waters beyond. Children, ages 2 and above, are welcome.

Date: Saturdays (beginning November 13, 2021)
Time: 9:30 - 10 a.m. 
Cost: Free - Registration is requested for participating children for planning purposes.

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