Join us in your cocktail attire on Saturday, March 25, 2023 for a dazzling evening dedicated to saving coral reefs.

Sponsorship Opportunities, Ocean Reef Club Accommodations, and Tickets Now Available!


January - 2024
Featuring paintings by artist BJ Royster 


Wirth Gallery
304 Canal St
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168

January 28, 2023   Time 11-5
BJ Royster Featured Artist


Raise the Reef 2022 is just around the corner! The Coral Restoration Foundation™ team is excited to join together after a 2-year hiatus for a dazzling evening dedicated to saving our precious coral reefs.
Date               March 19, 2022
Location        Ocean Reef Club©
Dress Code   Cocktail Attire

 The evening will include a VIP cocktail reception, dinner,
and our exclusive silent and live auctions. 
Raise the Reef 2022
You're Invited!
Please join us on Friday, July 16th from 5pm - 7pm
for a Roberto • Russell Gallery reception

Featuring paintings by artist BJ Royster until August 30th 2021

Marine Life Artist BJ Royster was born and raised in Miami, Florida but eventually made her way down to the beautiful Florida Keys. BJ is known for her stunning paintings of reefs all around Florida. She started painting the reefs after overcoming her fear of diving. In just a short time her paintings, reproductions, and photos have filled many homes, businesses and vessels around the world.
Come join us in a final farewell to the renowned marine life artist of the Florida Reefs, BJ Royster. We will be featuring her paintings from July through August. She would love to see you and thank you personally to express her sincere gratitude.
Ocean Sotheby's International Realty's
Roberto  Russell Gallery is located at
81888 Overseas Highway, Islamorada (MM 81 ~ Bayside)
Please RSVP to Angela at 305.712.8888 or
Angela Valdesuso

Event July & Augest 2021


Painting with BJ Royster at
Hawks Cay  

September 19th, 2020 

 Art Meets Wine and Wins !  

"Wine Down"
BJ Royster 2016 Poster Artist

Jan 17, 2020  7-9 pm
BJ Royster Ocean Gallery and Martinis
MM 81.6 Bayside

Charcuterie Boards, Red and White wines Raffling off the original
BJ Royster Painting that will be painted in front of you.
25 people maximum. $25.00 per guest
RSVP Mandatory 305 522 4378


Art on the Reef


Back by popular demand! In its second year, the Art on The Reef show, sponsored by the Art League, returns during Vintage Weekend to showcase  talented artists as they create masterpieces en plein air, right in front of your eyes.

 Leave the Vintage crowds behind to browse magnificent works of art and observe local artists as they live paint our picturesque Club on Carysfort Hall’s Sailfish Patio. There will be plenty of art available for purchase and plein air artists will take orders on their work on the spot. Featured artists include Ocean Reef Member Fran Carlisle, BJ Royster, Charles Wildbank, Julia Kelly, Sylvia Rombis, Rupert Rodriguez, and guest artist and award-winning concert pianist Jonathan Carlisle.

December 5: Carysfort Hall 8am - 5pm
Set up, Viewers Welcome
December 6: Carysfort Hall 8am - 5pm
December 7: Carysfort Hall 8am - 5pm
Reception 2pm - 4pm
December 8: Carysfort Hall 8am - 2pm
BJ Royster presents
Ocean Wonders
Nov 1st 2019 Friday  6-9 pm
Art will stay on display until Jan 2020
Location: Milagro restaurant and bar
31044 Avenue B, Big Pine Key, FL 33043 

July 5th - Aug 9th 2019
Come by the Lobby at Hawks Cay Resort in Duck Key, Florida,
Friday afternoon from 2:30 to 6 pm  
to meet and watch BJ paint live. You can also walk the hall
and see BJ's amazing paintings reflecting the beautiful
Florida reefs and images of the life in and out of
our ocean. The paintings in the hall are for sale.
March 9th and 10th, 2019          Booth #134

Saturday, March 9th: 10:00AM – 9:00PM
Sunday, March 10th: 11:00AM – 5:00PM  

Feb 2nd & 3rd 2019

BJ Royster Featured Artist  Pigeon Key Art Festival 

Sat 10-5 Sun 10-4 


June 9th, 2018  Ribbon Cutting at 11:00 AM located at the Gazebo in John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

Oct 6th 2018
Purple Pumpkin Gala for
The "Purple Pumpkin Gala" for will be held on Saturday October 6th at Founders Park. All proceeds go to rett research and family support.

 SEPT 7, 2018 
Beverages and hor’ duerves
served-come let us thank you
for all your support since Irma and let’s celebrate “KEYS STRONG”!!!!
221 Key Deer Blvd
Big Pine Key, Florida