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What is Bugfest By The Sea?

Tuesday, July 24th

10:00 AM – SAFETY CLINIC On the beach at the Datura Avenue Portal
Beginner Beach Diving Clinic & Dive Safety Refresher Course with Gold Coast Scuba. FREE! Details

3:00 PM – LOBSTER SEMINAR at Jarvis Hall (4505 Ocean Drive, adjacent to Town Hall)
‘Catching the Bug’ lobster hunting seminar with Jim “Chiefy” Mathie. Details

UNDERWATER PHOTO CONTEST ALL WEEK – SUBMIT ENTRIES BY NOON FRIDAY – First Place Aeris Regulator
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Wednesday, July 25th – LOBSTER MINI-SEASON OPENS 12:00 AM!

5:00 – 6:00 PM – Weigh In at El Prado Park (Beach-side across from Town Hall)
The Great Florida Bug Hunt Contest Weigh-In
Bring your biggest lobster to enter the contest. First prize is an Atomic Z2 Regulator + $500 cash! Details

5:00 to 7:00 – Lobster Bake at El Prado Park
Lenore’s Lobster Cookout, Steel Drum Music, Beer, Wine, Fun! Details

 


Thursday, July 26th – DAY TWO OF MINI-SEASON (Last Day)

5:00 – 6:00 PM – Weigh In at El Prado Park (Beach-side across from Town Hall)
The Great Florida Bug Hunt Contest Weigh-In
Bring your biggest lobster to enter the contest. First prize is an Atomic Z2 Regulator + $500 cash! Details

6:00 PM – Cooking Contest at the Beach Pavilion at Commercial Blvd. (By the Pier)
Master Lobster Chef Competition with Lenore Nolan-Ryan. Great Florida Bug Hunt Contest winners announced and prizes awarded! Details

 


Friday, July 27th

7:00 AM – Anglins Pier Underwater Cleanup
Pier cleanup – underwater pier cleanup (visit Gold Coast Scuba for details) FREE! Details

12:00 Noon – Deadline to submit entries for underwater photo contest Details

1:00 PM – WRECK DIVING
Wreck dives off Deerfield Beach with Gold Coast Scuba & South Florida Diving Headquarters. Details

4:00 – 6:00 PM – Fish Identification Seminar at Jarvis Hall
Learn how to identify and photograph your favorite underwater creatures. FREE! Details

6:00 PM – Photo Contest Slide Show at Jarvis Hall (after Fish ID Seminar)
See all the entries to our Bugfest Photo Contest. Winners announced! Free t-shirts and prizes! FREE! Details

8:00 PM – Bugfest By The Sea Concert at Village Grill (Town Square)
Live Music and Party in the Street! Featuring the Wild Cats. Details

 


Saturday, July 28th

9:00 AM – SS Copenhagen Wreck Dive (Advanced)
The Copenhagen is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. FREE! Details

1:00 Lunch after Copenhagen Wreck Dive at Sea Watch
Sea Watch Restaurant is a great place to eat, drink and relax after your morning wreck dive.

Diver Friendly Beaches

Diver Friendly Beaches of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea

Thank you for visiting our local businesses in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea. We appreciate your patronage and we hope you’ll visit us again soon!

 

 

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