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 #UDCoastDay 2024: Oct. 6th!

Mark your calendars for the coastal event of the year! Coast Day will return on Sunday, October 6th, 2024. Stay tuned for more information on this year's event!

About Coast Day

Beach enthusiasts, seafood lovers, and anyone curious about the wonders of the sea can visit the Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes, Delaware on Coast Day to learn about the state’s rich marine resources.

Coast Day highlights how UD scientists, staff, and students are improving understanding of ocean environments and serving coastal communities. Coast Day attendees can interact with researchers, tour ships, try hands-on activities, and attend presentations on a range of topics.

Snapshots from Coast Day 2023