Events & Programs


Manatees and so much more!

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


Learn about manatees and Lake Worth Lagoon in this outdoor program.

Date and time: Daily at 2 p.m., excluding an occasional first Sunday of the month
Location: Outdoors near the back doors by the observation deck
Cost: FREE

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Join us for a stroll to check out what can be seen in the waters of Lake Worth Lagoon during this outdoor program. 

Please note that Waterfront Walks is a seasonal program, and only takes place during manatee season (November 15 through March 31). 

Date and time: Weekends (Saturdays and Sundays), Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. 
Location: Beginning by the solar canopies near the south-end beach area
Cost: FREE

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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 and time: Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 5:45 - 6:45 p.m.
Location: Outdoors near the observation deck
Cost: FREE (pre-registration 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 and time: Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.
Location: At the picnic tables under the solar canopies
Cost: Free - Registration is requested for participating children for planning purposes.

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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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Lectures at the Lagoon (COMING SOON)

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

Date: Stay tuned for 2022 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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Visit Manatee Lagoon to see featured exhibits that teach you more about the local environment, such as the Wonderlands of the Lake Worth Lagoon Watershed photo exhibit from Palm Beach County Department of Environmental Resources Management.

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This FREE event is an annual celebration where visitors can come explore the wonders of manatees, the Lake Worth Lagoon and environmental conservation. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, ManateeFest will be hosted both in-person and virtually (including a virtual storefront) - it's sure to be a day that your entire family will remember!

Date: Saturday, March 26
Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Outdoors at Manatee Lagoon and virtually online at
Cost: Free

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