Festival Schedule

North American Sea Glass Festival entry fee per day, $7.00 per person, Children Under 12 Free.

Purchase your tickets online here

 

 2017 North American
Sea Glass Festival

Wilmington, DE

Chase Center on the Riverfront

September 23 – 24, 2017

Time

Saturday, September 23, 2017

9:30 a.m.

 Ticket counter opens
10:00 a.m.  Festival Opens

Exhibitors – Wilmington Hall

Shard I.D. / Collectors / Beachcomber movie “Sea Glass Around the Globe” – Governors’ Hall

Shard of the Year entry tickets sold all day

11:30 a.m.

Fake Versus Genuine Sea Glass Across the Globe

Richard LaMotte and Mary McCarthy

Dravo Auditorium

 1:30 p.m. Amazing Journeys: Glass Fishing Floats, from the East and the West

Dr. Deacon Ritterbush
(aka Dr. Beachcomb)

Dravo Auditorium

 3:30 p.m.

What Makes Sea Pottery Regionally Distinct?

Connor O’Brien

Dravo Auditorium

 5:00 p.m.  Festival Closes

Sunday, September 24, 2017

 9:30 a.m.  Ticket Counter Opens
 10:00 a.m.

    Festival Opens 

Exhibitors – Wilmington Hall

Children’s Treasure Hunt Begins

Shard I.D. / Collectors/ Beachcomber move “Sea Glass Around the Globe” – Governors’ Hall

Shard of the Year Contest & Entry Tickets Sold – Governors’ Hall

12:00 p.m.  Shard Contest entry submission closes
 2:45 p.m.  Shard Contest Winners Announced – Governors’ Hall
 4:00 p.m.  Festival Closes