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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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Cosmic Creek Surf Festival & Concert

Salt Creek Beach

Save the date! The Cosmic Creek Surf Festival + Concert returns June 1 - 2, 2024 at Salt Creek Beach. Join the fun at this community event paying homage to the more alternative, experimental era of surfing's history. Cosmic Creek is open to the public and a true gathering of legends, groms, craftsmen, and storytellers. […]

Doheny Surf & Art Festival

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

Doheny State Beach Foundation and California State Parks presents Doheny Surf & Art Festival on June 22-23, 2024 from 9:00am-5:00pm. The Doheny Surf & Art Festival is a free two-day festival with an array of activities including a variety of art and surf booths, live music, great food, and more. Pack up the van with […]

4th of July Fireworks

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

Southern California's BEST firework display is right here in beautiful Dana Point! The fireworks are shot from a barge on the water, located off the coastline of Doheny State Beach. For more information, email [email protected] or call (949) 248-3536.

Dana Point Classic Car Show

Del Prado Avenue 24582 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA, United States

Start your engines! The Dana Point Classic Car Show returns Sunday, August 25, 2024 from 10am-3pm on Del Prado Avenue! This outdoor event attracts thousands of spectators to enjoy 300classic cars, awards, vendors, music, food trucks, spirits on the street and more. This event is free for spectators and is perfect for families and friends of all ages, including leashed dogs. For more […]

Event Series Maritime Festival

Maritime Festival

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

The Ocean Institute's Maritime Festival celebrates California's rich maritime history and our connection to the ocean September 13-15, 2024! This is a fun filled weekend event with visiting Tall Ships, Cannon Battles, Beer Gardens, Mermaids Swim Show, Pirate School, Live Music, Reenactors and Sailor Camp, Vendors, Food Trucks and more. For more information and a […]

Redo Market

Del Prado Avenue 24582 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA, United States

A community gathering uniting vintage fans and local artisans of California. Stroll and explore a curated collection of vintage and an authentic assortment of makers on Del Prado Avenue on Sunday, September 22. Live music, hands on experiences and a selection of food trucks will make it a day for all to enjoy. For more […]

Dana Point Turkey Trot

Dana Point Harbor Dana Point, CA

The Dana Point Turkey Trot is one of the nation's largest turkey trots! Join 10,000+ participants in the Dana Point Harbor on Thanksgiving Day to run/walk a 5K, 10K, Combo 10K/5K, or Kids' 1-Mile Gobble Wobble. Celebrating 47 years, the Dana Point Turkey Trot is the premier trot in Southern California and is the perfect place to […]