The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum has planned the 2nd Annual Maritime Festival “Sea Fest for Kid in Jupiter. This Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Plenty of oceanic themed fun, adventures and land based activities and demonstrations.
Enjoy a family day on the “waterfront with sea-inspired education & adventures for kids to celebrate the Jupiter’s areas coastal heritage and history. Meet a real Mermaid and a Pirate or two on their Pirate ship. An unforgettable day filled with history and maritime demonstrations, music, arts & crafts, food and a treasure of activities awaits your family.”
The daytime festival for families will feature energetic characters from Jupiter’s past, including Lighthouse Keepers, pioneers at the Tindall Pioneer House and Living History folks telling civil war tales and displaying artifacts on the homestead. Learn about the Native American Seminole culture and join in crafts with helpers from the Ah-tah-thi-ki Museum.
There will be the opportunity to climb the historic 1860 Lighthouse. Children must be at least 48″ tall to climb and accompanied by an adult.
The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is nestled in the 120 acre federally designated Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area. Located at 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, Florida.