14th Annual Turtle Festival October 3, 2016 2 The 14th Annual Sea Turtle Festival will take place on October 21st in Xcacel-Xcacelito, the 22nd in Akumal pueblo, and the 23rd in Tulum. More details to come. Advertise and support the community! Like AkumalNow, donate to keep us running. Akumal Ambulance Donate to help the Red Cross place a full time ambulance in Akumal to service locals and tourists!