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Dana Point Harbor 47th Annual Boat Parade of Lights

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - December 11 @ 10:00 pm

Dana Point Harbor is excited to announce the 47th Annual Boat Parade of Lights, “Surfin’ USA,” returning this December! Decorate your boats for the chance to win up to $10,000 in cash prizes across several award categories.

The annual holiday light display, consisting of over 700,000 LED lights is set to illuminate the Harbor starting November 16, with the Boat Parade of Lights taking place December 9 through December 11.

Locals and visitors alike can look forward to lighting installations such as the giant whale sculpture and the “Merry Kiss Me” arch, along with holiday-themed photo opportunities, visits with Santa, strolling carolers and more.


December 9 @ 7:00 pm
December 11 @ 10:00 pm