Gulf World gets ready to celebrate World Ocean's Day

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG) - Jordan McCool was live as Gulf World prepares for World Ocean's Day coming up on June 8.

Gulf World is getting ready for World Ocean's Day coming up on June 8th. (WJHG)

Gulf World, Gulf World Marine Institute, Diver’s Den and Keep PCB Beautiful are teaming up to host a beach cleanup at the M.B. Miller County Pier on June 8 from 10 a.m. to noon.

The public is invited to participate and encouraged to bring reusable gloves, buckets, and reusable water bottles. Volunteers will receive giveaways plus raffle tickets good for a chance to win prizes from Gulf World, Diver’s Den and several other area attractions.

The park will also celebrate “World Oceans Day” by setting up educational booths, free kids’ activities and photo opportunities featuring colorful characters throughout the park.

For more information, watch Jordan's interview.

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