Luna's Story: A Summer Writing Contest

Gumbo Limbo's Sea Turtle Ambassador Luna!

Every year she comes back to the beach where she hatched to visit her friends here at Gumbo Limbo.  But what has she been doing all year?  Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is hosting a story writing contest!  We want to hear your stories about Luna and her adventures.  Prizes for the top winner in each age category: 6-8, 9-11, and 12-15.  

  • Story submissions are due July 27th. 
  • Winners will be announced at Luna’s Birthday Party on Saturday, August 11.

Please fill out an application and email it and your story to


cartoon of sea turtle with story contest information