These are the events planned so far. Stay tuned to this site for any changes or updates.
Monday, May 3
6 p.m.— City proclamation, Fort Pierce City Hall
Tuesday, May 4
10 a.m. — County proclamation, Roger Poitras Building, 2300 Virginia Ave.
Friday, May 7
5 p.m. — Special Friday Fest on waterfront in Fort Pierce to celebrate inlet’s opening.
Saturday, May 8
10 a.m. — Flag-raising and prayer service at Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, 420 Seaway Drive.
11 a.m. — Boat parade/Blessing of the Fleet at Summerlin Dock, 320 Seaway Drive. Barbecue after parade at Museum Park featuring music, hot dogs and hamburgers.
Saturday, May 15
1921 cocktail party at Fort Pierce Yacht Club.
Saturday, May 22
Fishing Tournament/fish fry at Little Jim Bridge Bait and Tackle
Wednesday, May 26
6 p.m. — Unveiling of new label paying tribute to the inlet at Pierced Ciderworks, 411 N. Second St.