Festival Schedule

Click here to see the 2018 North American Sea Glass Festival program

 

 2018 North American
Sea Glass Festival

The Wildwoods Convention Center

4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ 08260

October 27 -28, 2018

Time

Saturday, October 27, 2018

9:30 a.m.

 Ticket counter opens

$7.00 per person   $10 two-day tickets available

Children Under 12 Free  Cash/Credit Accepted

10:00 a.m.  Festival Opens

Purchase Shard of the Year cards all day

 11:00 a.m. New Jersey 101.5 and the Big Yellow Van will be at the North American Sea Glass Festival from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in front of The Wildwoods Convention Center to kick off a fabulous sea glass weekend! Chance to win prizes, too!

yellow van

 11:30 a.m. Lecture:

Beach Marble History in Wildwood, New Jersey and Beyond – Doug Watson & Mary McCarthy

More information here.

2:00 p.m.

Lecture:

Richard Lamotte

Bottle Bottoms, Lips, and More – Richard LaMotte

More information here.

 5:00 p.m.  Festival Closes

Sunday, October 28, 2018

 9:30 a.m.  Ticket Counter Opens

$7.00 per person Children Under 12 Free

Cash/Credit Accepted

 10:00 a.m.

    Festival Opens 

      Purchase Shard of the Year cards until 1:30 p.m.

 11:30 a.m.

Lecture:

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Sea Glass Sourcing: Beaches Known to Relinquish Specific Finds – Ellie Mercier

More information here.

 1:30 p.m. Shard of the Year Contest submission closes

SOTY Judging Begins

2:00 p.m. Non-profit donation ceremony before lecture 

Lecture:

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Hurricane Maria: Renewal, Hope and the Love of Sea Glass – Carolyn Pigford

More information here.

3:00 p.m. Shard of the Year Contest Winner Announcements 
 4:00 p.m.  Shard of the Year entry returns start after announcements.

Festival Closes