To the 4th Annual Masquerade Mermaid Ball


Come celebrate our ocean at the 4th Annual Masquerade Mermaid Ball!


The Masquerade Mermaid Ball will be a magical evening on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at The Riverside in beautiful downtown Boulder, Colorado. Guests will mingle with other ocean lovers and celebrate our connection to the ocean and the amazing ability we all have to make a difference - no matter where we live!

There will delicious sustainable food, specialty cocktails and other drinks, live music, an online auction, costume contest, and mermaids!

All proceeds will support our mission of building land-to-sea stewardship. We do this through protecting our ocean, watersheds, and climate, and working to prevent plastic pollution.
We have a limited number of early-bird tickets on sale now. Get yours before they sell out and prices increase!


Special Guest Congressman Joe Neguse

Congressman Joe Neguse represents Colorado’s 2nd District in the U.S. House of Representatives. He was elected to his first term in November 2018, becoming the first African-American member of Congress in Colorado history. He serves as a member of the House Judiciary Committee, the House Natural Resources Committee and the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis. Additionally, he serves as Chair of the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands and Vice Chair of the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.


Chef Daniel Asher

Daniel Asher is the Executive Chef and Partner of Mother Tongue, Ash'Kara, River and Woods, and Ecochef LLC. He is driven by a desire to source exceptional ingredients from farms, ranchers, growers, and producers that care deeply about environmental stewardship and sustainability. He's an advocate of organic agriculture and the local food movement. As a chef and foodservice professional, Daniel feels he has an obligation to make decisions today that will positively impact the culinary world of tomorrow.


Manas Itene of Michael Franti & Spearhead

Manas Itene, world renowned drummer and singer has been traveling the world for 22 years with Michael Franti & Spearhead. He has played alongside some of the greats: Micky Hart of the Grateful Dead, Mickey Thomas of Jefferson Starship, Don Carlos, and Babatunde Olatunjii, to name a few. Manas has just released his second solo studio album, One Accord. This album is about unifying and uplifting the world. We are thrilled to have him in attendance!

Stay Tuned for Our Online Auction

If you have an item, gift certificate, or experience you'd like to donate, please click here or send us an email.



Thank You to Last Year's Sponsors!

If you'd like to sponsor this year's event, please click here or send us an email.


Shiver of Sharks

Pod of Whales

Shoal of Squid

Squadron of Pelicans

School of Fish

Food & Beverage Sponsors

If you can't make it to the event, you can still help us protect our ocean!