Sea & Sail Adventure Camp

115 1st St, Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 435-6320
  • Presented By: Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum
  • Dates: June 6, 2022 - July 1, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Time: 8am-4pm
  • Price: $250 per week

Come Join the Fun at the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum’s  Sea and Sail Adventure Camp Experience the History and Heritage of the Mississippi Gulf Coast through Sailing Trips, Fishing, Maritime Crafts, and Seafood Industry Field Trips.

Class Descriptions

Shrimping Experience – Campers will experience a living marine adventure on board a shrimp trawler, the Sailfish designed to demonstrate the how, why & what is caught by local fishermen.

Crabbing/Fishing/Cast Netting – Campers will get to see crab pot demonstrations while at the pier complex. All campers will learn and employ the methods of Gulf Coast fishing on actual fishing trips. This includes learning how to throw cast/brail nets as well as learning the importance of these nets to the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

Field Trips – Campers will experience fun and educational field trips along the Gulf Coast. Locations include the Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, the Exploreum, the Institute of Marine and Mammal Studies, bowling, and swimming to name a few. We will also have story-telling by Native American Greyhawk, and oyster shell painting.

Punch & Cookies Reception/Awards Presentation – On Friday of each week parents, grandparents, and guardians are invited to attend a reception beginning at 3:30 p.m. to see the presentation of trophies and awards for the many camp activities which took place during the week. This takes place at the Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum, 115 First Street, Biloxi.