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Let the Good Times Roll

Dana Point Events

Dana Point events range from rocking music festivals on the beach to surfing competitions. Good times and good vibes can be found nightly at Dana Point bars and music venues. Head to one of our oceanfront resorts for their iconic events like Yappy Hour—a shindig for you and your furry friend. Stroll the Farmers Market on Saturday mornings or take a walk through history at the Dana Point Nature Interpretive Center.

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Ohana Festival 2023

Doheny State Beach 25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA, United States

OHANA FESTIVAL IS BACK!! A BEAUTIFUL WEEKEND OF MUSIC 35+ performances across three stages featuring a variety of acts across different genres in the beautiful Doheny State Beach. Check out where to stay.

Orange County Sunset Wine Cruise

Dana Wharf Sportfishing 34675 Golden Lantern, Dana Point, United States

Join us for a 90-minute evening cruise aboard our luxury catamaran, your special cruise is limited to a select amount of passengers to optimize your wine experience . In the spring and summer enjoy an evening of sunshine, cool ocean breezes and romantic Sunset summer views. In the winter, take in the romantic atmosphere of […]

Event Series Dana Point Farmers Market

Dana Point Farmers Market

La Plaza Park 34111 La Plaza Dana Point, California 92629

The Dana Point Certified Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Enjoy local, organic produce every Saturday plus arts & crafts vendors every 2nd Saturday of the month. The Farmers Market is located adjacent to the Dana Point Plaza in La Plaza Park, Dana Point, California 92629 PCH & Golden Lantern IT […]

Halloween Festival on Amber Lantern

Del Prado Ave. Dana Point, CA 92629

We’re thrilled to announce that, in partnership with@pradosquare! The street of the Amber Lantern in Dana Point will be closed down for this event on October 7th from 11-4PM to bring you a Spooktacular Halloween Festival. Trick or Treat Yo' Self to a free block party event showcasing an artisan marketplace of our community’s best […]

Stand Up To Trash Beach Cleanup

Ocean Institute 24200 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA, United States

Join Stand Up To Trash for a day of fun on the water, beach and surrounding areas to cleanup our natural world. 9:00-10:30am Beach Cleanup 10:30am Free Lunch & Learn at Ocean Institute Fresh coffee, hot chocolate and donuts provided by Coffee Importers. Participants are encouraged to bring their own reusable cup. For more information […]

Spooky Seas at The Ocean Institute

Ocean Institute 24200 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA, United States

The Ocean Institute is excited to announce its upcoming Spooky Seas event, a captivating adventure designed to ignite curiosity and celebrate the magic of the oceans. With a diverse array of spine-tingling activities and enriching experiences, Spooky Seas promises a day of thrills and education for all ages. We believe in making learning an inspirational […]

Event Series Live Harbor Music Cruise

Live Harbor Music Cruise

Dana Wharf Sportfishing 34675 Golden Lantern, Dana Point, United States

Come aboard the 95′ Dana Pride for an evening filled with fun and entertainment. Enjoy live music played aboard the Dana Pride as you cruise through beautiful Dana Point Harbor and enjoy the sunset. This unique live music event is not to be missed! We can’t think of a better way to spend your evening […]

Little Folk Club

Join us for Little Folk Club on Friday, October 27 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.  in the Clock Courtyard by El Torito for Little Folk Club! We’ll engage with your little one to make music and have fun! In Dana Point Harbor Wear a costume and come sing along!

Mermade Market

Ocean Institute 24200 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA, United States

Mermade Market is a 4-day festival that feels like a pop-up shop, meets craft fair, meets farmers market, meets family reunion! It is a hand curated marketplace with a mission to bring incredible finds from amazing creators to our customers. Shop unique gifts November 8 - 11, 2023 at the Ocean Institute. For more information, […]

Dana Point Harbor Holiday Lights

Dana Point Harbor Dana Point, CA

The Dana Point Harbor Partners are delighted to announce that the Holiday Lights will illuminate the Harbor on November 15, 2023 through January 14, 2024. Families and friends of all ages can enjoy the beautiful light displays and holiday decorations throughout the Harbor. For more holiday happenings in the Dana Point Harbor, visit