What a success – thank you!

Due to COVID-19, Tacoma Ocean Fest went virtual this year.

In one weekend, thousands came to this website for all the arts, sciences and water fun we love. Video premieres, speaker Zooms, art tours & talks, DIY science, games, giveaways and more. And it’s all still online! Start exploring now.

Celebrate | Learn | Protect


Online art tours, galleries, livestreams

PCD booth
Virtual eco-booths, science, ocean learning

tacoma city ballet dancer line
Ocean music, dance & aerial circus videos

Play the Ocean Action Game for a giveaway!

judy twedt

Stay tuned for videos of our three OceanX Zoom talks!


As a festival held on the Tacoma waterfront, we acknowledge that we are standing on traditional lands of the Puyallup tribe, who live here and speak the Lushootseed language. We honor their history; their leaders past, present and emerging; and their continued protection of the Salish Sea.