Festival Workshops

Mermaid Michi

 Mermaid Michi's

Underwater Dance Party

Professional mermaid Mermaid Michi, The Guardian of The Springs, will show you how to safely hold your breath, and dance, and sing underwater while recording your own Underwater Dance Party video. Sign up for her course Friday July 2nd, and Saturday July 3rd at the Barbary Beach House from 8am-10am.  $65. per attendee. Ages 13 and up only, 6 person occupancy per course. Mask, and goggles not provided. 

Barbary Beach House

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Captain Hook's

SSI Mermaid Certification

Capt. Hooks is offering three SSI certification courses during the festival.


-SSI Model Mermaid 7/1

- SSI Mermaid 7/2, 7/3

- SSI Ocean Mermaid 7/4, 7/5

SSI Model Mermaid starts on Thursday, July 1

The course provides everything needed to transform into a glamorous mermaid/merman and strike a pose! Land and underwater mermaid adventures are captured, producing a portfolio of amazing photos and video of you as a mer- folk!

July 2nd and 3rd, learn how to be a real life mermaid/merman by experiencing swimming in a whole new way! The SSI mermaid course teaches technique, safety, tricks, and traditions of mer-folk.

On July 4th and 5th, expand your mermaid experience by taking it under the sea! The SSI Ocean Mermaid Certification uses what you have learned to become one with the marine environment while mermaid-ing at the coral reef! 

Mermaid Wave

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Vero Beach Mermaid



Transform into a beautiful mermaid at the Key West Mermaid Fest! These sessions are 15 minutes and include complimentary use of our tails and tops! You wil recieve 2 fully edited digital images within two weeks of the festival via email! Please select your desired location and time slot! If you time slot is already booked we will email you to arrange a different time!


Available times:

Southernmost Beach House - "Sandbar"

Friday, July 2nd from 8:00 am to 10:00 am

8:00, 8:20, 8:40, 9:00, 9:20, 9:40, 10:00


Barbary Beach House lobby

Saturday, July 3rd from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

12:00, 12:20, 12:40, 1:00, 1:20, 1:40, 2:00, 2:20, 2:40, 3:00


You will recieve an email to confirm your time, location and details upon booking!


If you are interested in a full professional session sepereate from these event times and dates, email verobeachmermaid@gmail.com to set that up! This would be ideal for adults and professional mermaids that want portfolio shoots or kiddos that want a full private shoot!