Young girl at touch tank at Coast Day 2018

Coast Day

Learn about coastal, marine and environmental science at Sharp Campus on Oct. 6th, 2024!

Save the date for Coast Day 2024: Oct. 6th!


Join University of Delaware scientists, staff and students as we showcase the important research we’re doing to protect our coasts, forests, cities and agricultural lands across the state! Coast Day highlights the many ways that we’re working together to understand our rich environmental resources and better serve local communities.

Attracting more than 5,000 visitors from across the region, Coast Day is the annual flagship event of UD’s College of Earth, Ocean and Environment. Attendees enjoy hands-on activities, tour research vessels, explore campus laboratories, listen to lectures from local scientists, and interact with a wide range of exhibitors including UD student organizations, community partners, and state environmental agencies.

Exhibitor at Coast Day 2022 speaks with guests
Partners are a big part of Coast Day every year, sharing their work, connecting with the public and inspiring action.

Interested in becoming a Coast Day partner?


There are three ways you can get involved: as a sponsor, as a food vendor, or as an educational exhibitor. (For more information on becoming a sponsor, see below.) CEOE faculty, staff, and students can also get involved and exhibit labs and research.

Click here to register

SPONSORS

Sponsors play a vital role in the success of Coast Day. In addition to recognition opportunities in the weeks leading up to the event, sponsors enjoy marketing exposure to more than 5,000 attendees and exhibitors including University partners, local interest groups, industry leaders and state agencies. Please contact Lori Baiardi (lbaiardi@udel.edu) or Lauren Bradford (bradford@udel.edu) with any questions.

Sign up as a Coast Day sponsor

Includes logo on social media and event website. No exhibit space included.

  • Includes logo on social media and event website.
  • Logo on sponsor board at event. 
  • Exhibit space (one table and two chairs) included.
  • Includes logo on social media and event website.
  • Logo on sponsor board at event. 
  • Exhibit space (one table and two chairs) included.
  • Mention in event press release to local media.
  • Includes logo on social media and event website.
  • Logo on sponsor board at event. 
  • Exhibit space (one table and two chairs) included.
  • Mention in event press release to local media.
  • Named sponsorship of three well-attended science lectures on event day.