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Whether in or out of the weater, we do everything we can to support our community of divers at Divers Direct. Find all our events here, and join us as we dive deep into the ocean!

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SSI Equipment Techniques - FREE Certification

Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 5 PM – 7:30 PM EDT

Divers Direct (Orlando, FL) - 8200 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, Florida 32809

The SSI Equipment Techniques teaches you how to choose, maintain and store your Total Diving System. This ensures performance and increases the longevity of your equipment. You will take part in this FREE SSI Equipment Techniques Specialty course and if you want the certification card, it will only be $60 after the FREE course!

RSVP by calling 407-363-2883 or to our Facebook event.

SSI Go Professional Night

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 6:30 PM – 8 PM EDT

Divers Direct (Orlando, FL) - 8200 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, Florida 32809

Michael Steidley, SSI Central and South Florida Regional Sales Manager, will be speaking about the history of scuba diving and scuba diving instruction. Scuba Schools International is the fastest growing aquatics and diving organization in the world. Steidley will be discussing the history of Scuba Schools International (SSI) and presenting professional programs that are available for those that are interested in a career as an Open Water Scuba Diving Instructor, Freediving Instructor, and / or Mermaiding Instructor.

RSVP by calling 407-363-2883 or to our Facebook event.

Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest!

Friday, October 18, 2019 at 11 AM – 3 PM EDT

Divers Direct (Orlando, FL) - 8200 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, Florida 32809

Come back again, our famous UNDERWATER PUMPKIN CARVING CONTESR! Test your pumpkin carving skills at our annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving at Alexander Springs. The best pumpkin carving wins a $50 Divers Direct gift certificate!

Meet up with us at 11am October 18th. At noon we will begin the dive with our pumpkins and carve them! Participants must supply their own pumpkin, carving tools, scuba gear, and dive fee.

Dive fee: $6.50 per diver (this gets paid to Alexander Springs directly upon arrival)

RSVP by emailing [email protected] with your name, number of people in your group and your contact number. For more information and/or questions, visit our Facebook event page.

Know Your Gear / Gear Maintenance

Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 6 PM – 7:30 PM EDT

Divers Direct (Orlando, FL) - 8200 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, Florida 32809

Does your dive computer have you stumped? Is your gear functioning the way it should be? Ever have any questions on how to maintain your dive gear? This event will teach you the ins and outs about your dive gear and how to maintain it! Hosted by Walt, veteran diver with years of experience in the industry

RSVP by calling 407-363-2883 or to our Facebook event.

Have an idea for an event or want to partner up with us? Shoot us an email at [email protected] or call 407-363-2883.

No upcoming events in Ft. Lauderdale at the moment. Have an idea for an event or want to partner up with us? Shoot us an email [email protected] or call 954-925-7630.

Ocean-Themed Pumpkin Painting and Carving

Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 2 PM – 6 PM EST

Divers Direct (Key Largo, FL) - 99621 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, Florida 33037

Come enjoy some family time in the Keys and get ready for a fun Halloween. Maximum of 20 people, so sign up early! Kids of all ages are invited to carve a pumpkin with our fun ocean-themed stencils. We will have tools, stencils and pumpkins. One pumpkin per kid or young adult. Don't miss this fun time to get creative and release your inner SCUBA themed pumpkin ideas. Please RSVP by Friday, 10/20 so we have enough pumpkins and supplies.

RSVP by calling 305-451-0118. First call, first served!

Have an idea for an event or want to partner up with us? Shoot us an email at [email protected] or call 305-451-0118.

Tie-Dive

Monday, September 30, 2019 at 6 PM – 8 PM EST

Divers Direct (Key West, FL) - 535 Greene St, Key West, Florida 33040

Join Divers Direct Key West on Monday, September 30 at 6pm for our Tie-Dive event! Purchase any shirt from our store and join us for a complimentary tie-dye class! Refreshments included.

Have an idea for an event or want to partner up with us? Shoot us an email at [email protected] or call 305-293-5122.

Community Events

Whether it's with us or not, we want you to have fun and find the events you're looking for. Here's a list of events happening in our community:

23rd Annual Key West Lobsterfest 2019

Mini-season is over and open season is upon us. Join the Key West community and their annual Lobsterfest! Get anything lobster and more on this 4-day festival. Find the complete schedule and tickets to this delicious festival at www.keywestlobsterfest.com and get ready to stuff your face. And if you're as crazy about the bugs as we are, then gear upand jump in to catch the bug!

Frequently Asked Questions

Common Q&A’s About Divers Direct's Events:

Q: How do I sign up for events?
A: You can sign up by calling your chosen store or by RSVPing on the facebook event page.

Q: Are the events kid-friendly?
A: Most of our events are kid-friendly, and if they are not, we specify what age is allowed.

Q: What if I don't see an event I want to attend?
A: If you don't see anything you like, let us know! We're always open to new ideas for events, be it for our stores only or a partnership. You can always shoot us an email or speak to the manager at your prefered store.

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