THE RITZ-CARLTON, LAGUNA NIGUEL

One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Dana Point, California 92629 USA
Phone:  +1 (949) 240-2000   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



Lively Activities, Surrounding Our Southern California Luxury Hotel and Resort

Anticipate the possibilities that each new day brings at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel. Fill your days and nights at this prestigious Southern California luxury hotel with excursions, themed events, culinary classes, fine dining and more. Indulge in as much or as little as you please. The choice is yours. Explore the infinite possibilities that pervade this award-winning luxury resort in Southern California – inside and out.



Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday February 12, 13, 14
Thursday, Friday and Saturday February 26, 27, 28

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Garden Tour
Daily; 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Discover organic gardening beds with herbs, fruits, and vegetables hand-picked by The Ritz-Carlton’s executive chef on this complimentary hour-long tour. You will also get the chance to explore the native species of plants that have thrived on this unique landscape for thousands of years.

Connect the Dots
Daily; 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Examine sustainable materials and environmental practices in the Eco-Adventure Center. Explore what you can do to reduce our impact on Mother Earth. Brainstorm innovative ways to protect our planet on our life-sized game board.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday March 12, 13, 14
Thursday, Friday and Saturday March 26, 27, 28

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Wonders of Wyland Reception
Friday, March 6, 2015; 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Cocktails and Appetizers
$125 per person, with $25 of the ticket price going to support the Wyland Foundation

The Wonders of Wyland Reception includes film highlights from Wyland’s thirty-year campaign to create 100 life size marine life murals in more than 12 countries around the world. The Reception will also feature Wyland painting twelve original sumi brush paintings to be auctioned off that evening. Click here to make reservations.

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Garden Tour
Daily; 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Discover organic gardening beds with herbs, fruits, and vegetables hand-picked by The Ritz-Carlton’s executive chef on this complimentary hour-long tour. You will also get the chance to explore the native species of plants that have thrived on this unique landscape for thousands of years.

Connect the Dots
Daily; 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Examine sustainable materials and environmental practices in the Eco-Adventure Center. Explore what you can do to reduce our impact on Mother Earth. Brainstorm innovative ways to protect our planet on our life-sized game board.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

Art of the Craft Experience with Galerie Moderne
April 3, 2015; 6 to 9 p.m.
Club Lounge guests have the opportunity to dive deeper into the Galerie Moderne exhibit: The Paris of Toulouse-Lautrec: Prints, Posters, and Lithography. Join Galerie Moderne in a unique educational experience about the colorful life and work of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday April 9, 10, 11
Thursday, Friday and Saturday April 23, 24, 25

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Garden Tour
Daily; 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Discover organic gardening beds with herbs, fruits, and vegetables hand-picked by The Ritz-Carlton’s executive chef on this complimentary hour-long tour. You will also get the chance to explore the native species of plants that have thrived on this unique landscape for thousands of years.

Connect the Dots
Daily; 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Examine sustainable materials and environmental practices in the Eco-Adventure Center. Explore what you can do to reduce our impact on Mother Earth. Brainstorm innovative ways to protect our planet on our life-sized game board.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday May 7, 8, and 9
Thursday, Friday and Saturday May 21, 22, and 23

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Yappy Hour
Thursday, May 14, 2015; 5 to 8 p.m.
Follow Fido to Yappy Hour, a monthly cocktail party for canines and their companions held on The Dana Lawn. Pooches, hounds and pups enjoy complimentary hand-made dog biscuits and lapping up refreshing libations, thanks to bacon, chicken, cheese, beef and liver flavored water, while their companions can purchase burgers, brews and wines. Proceeds from Yappy Hour benefit the Wounded Veteran's Initiative of Canine Companions for Independence.

  
Give Back Getaway
May 25, 2015 - September 7, 2015
From Memorial Day and Labor Day, guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel can participate in the Fishing for Second Harvest program, a day of sport fishing off the coast of Dana Point. The sport fishing excursion includes live bait and frozen squid, conventional rod rental with tackle pack, and a one-day California State Fishing License. The cost is $75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12). At the conclusion of the trip, all of the fish the guests caught are cleaned and donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.

$75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12)

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday June 4, 5, 6
Thursday, Friday and Saturday June 18, 19, 20

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Yappy Hour
Thursday, June 11, 2015; 5 to 8 p.m.
Follow Fido to Yappy Hour, a monthly cocktail party for canines and their companions held on The Dana Lawn. Pooches, hounds and pups enjoy complimentary hand-made dog biscuits and lapping up refreshing libations, thanks to bacon, chicken, cheese, beef and liver flavored water, while their companions can purchase burgers, brews and wines. Proceeds from Yappy Hour benefit the Wounded Veteran's Initiative of Canine Companions for Independence.

Art of the Craft Experience with Galerie Moderne
June 12, 2015; 6 to 9 p.m.
Club Lounge guests have the opportunity to dive deeper into the Galerie Moderne exhibit: The Paris of Toulouse-Lautrec: Prints, Posters, and Lithography. Join Galerie Moderne in a unique educational experience about the colorful life and work of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.

  
Give Back Getaway
May 25, 2015 - September 7, 2015
From Memorial Day and Labor Day, guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel can participate in the Fishing for Second Harvest program, a day of sport fishing off the coast of Dana Point. The sport fishing excursion includes live bait and frozen squid, conventional rod rental with tackle pack, and a one-day California State Fishing License. The cost is $75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12). At the conclusion of the trip, all of the fish the guests caught are cleaned and donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.

$75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12)

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday July 2, 3, 4
Thursday, Friday and Saturday July 16, 17, 18
Thursday, Friday and Saturday July 30, 31, August 1

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Yappy Hour
Thursday, July 9, 2015; 5 to 8 p.m.
Follow Fido to Yappy Hour, a monthly cocktail party for canines and their companions held on The Dana Lawn. Pooches, hounds and pups enjoy complimentary hand-made dog biscuits and lapping up refreshing libations, thanks to bacon, chicken, cheese, beef and liver flavored water, while their companions can purchase burgers, brews and wines. Proceeds from Yappy Hour benefit the Wounded Veteran's Initiative of Canine Companions for Independence.

  
Give Back Getaway
May 25, 2015 - September 7, 2015
From Memorial Day and Labor Day, guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel can participate in the Fishing for Second Harvest program, a day of sport fishing off the coast of Dana Point. The sport fishing excursion includes live bait and frozen squid, conventional rod rental with tackle pack, and a one-day California State Fishing License. The cost is $75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12). At the conclusion of the trip, all of the fish the guests caught are cleaned and donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.

$75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12)

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Taco Tuesday
Tuesdays; 6 to 9 p.m.
Enjoy a selection of Raya-style tacos on 180blu.

  
Sunset Service
Daily
At sunset, relax on the bluff and enjoy a picnic basket of wine and cheese or Japanese beer and handmade sushi. Sunset Service is $90 per couple and is available daily.

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday August 1, 13, 14, 15
Thursday, Friday and Saturday August 27, 28, 29

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Yappy Hour
Thursday, August 13, 2015; 5 to 8 p.m.
Follow Fido to Yappy Hour, a monthly cocktail party for canines and their companions held on The Dana Lawn. Pooches, hounds and pups enjoy complimentary hand-made dog biscuits and lapping up refreshing libations, thanks to bacon, chicken, cheese, beef and liver flavored water, while their companions can purchase burgers, brews and wines. Proceeds from Yappy Hour benefit the Wounded Veteran's Initiative of Canine Companions for Independence.

  
Give Back Getaway
May 25, 2015 - September 7, 2015
From Memorial Day and Labor Day, guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel can participate in the Fishing for Second Harvest program, a day of sport fishing off the coast of Dana Point. The sport fishing excursion includes live bait and frozen squid, conventional rod rental with tackle pack, and a one-day California State Fishing License. The cost is $75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12). At the conclusion of the trip, all of the fish the guests caught are cleaned and donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.

$75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12)

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Taco Tuesday
Tuesdays; 6 to 9 p.m.
Enjoy a selection of Raya-style tacos on 180blu.

  
Sunset Service
Daily
At sunset, relax on the bluff and enjoy a picnic basket of wine and cheese or Japanese beer and handmade sushi. Sunset Service is $90 per couple and is available daily.

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday September 10, 11, 12
Thursday, Friday and Saturday September 24, 25, 26

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Yappy Hour
Thursday, September 10, 2015; 5 to 8 p.m.
Follow Fido to Yappy Hour, a monthly cocktail party for canines and their companions held on The Dana Lawn. Pooches, hounds and pups enjoy complimentary hand-made dog biscuits and lapping up refreshing libations, thanks to bacon, chicken, cheese, beef and liver flavored water, while their companions can purchase burgers, brews and wines. Proceeds from Yappy Hour benefit the Wounded Veteran's Initiative of Canine Companions for Independence.

  
Give Back Getaway
May 25, 2015 - September 7, 2015
From Memorial Day and Labor Day, guests at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel can participate in the Fishing for Second Harvest program, a day of sport fishing off the coast of Dana Point. The sport fishing excursion includes live bait and frozen squid, conventional rod rental with tackle pack, and a one-day California State Fishing License. The cost is $75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12). At the conclusion of the trip, all of the fish the guests caught are cleaned and donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.

$75 per adult and $50 per child (3 to 12)

Live Acoustical Guitar Music
Tuesday through Saturday evenings; 6 to 9 p.m.
Musician Ryan Heflin performs on 180blu. His musical style is beachy, bluesy and soulful – a tribute to the beauty of Southern California.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Taco Tuesday
Tuesdays; 6 to 9 p.m.
Enjoy a selection of Raya-style tacos on 180blu.

Garden Tour
Daily; 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Discover organic gardening beds with herbs, fruits, and vegetables hand-picked by The Ritz-Carlton’s executive chef on this complimentary hour-long tour. You will also get the chance to explore the native species of plants that have thrived on this unique landscape for thousands of years.

Connect the Dots
Daily; 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Examine sustainable materials and environmental practices in the Eco-Adventure Center. Explore what you can do to reduce our impact on Mother Earth. Brainstorm innovative ways to protect our planet on our life-sized game board.

  
Sunset Service
Daily
At sunset, relax on the bluff and enjoy a picnic basket of wine and cheese or Japanese beer and handmade sushi. Sunset Service is $90 per couple and is available daily.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

Galerie Moderne
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday October 8, 9, 10
Thursday, Friday and Saturday October 22, 23, 24

See original works from the great masters on display in the grand hallway off the main lobby.

Yappy Howl-O-Ween
Thursday, October 29, 2015; 4 to 7 p.m.
Canines and their companions are invited for tricks and treats in celebration of Howl-O-Ween. This seasonal Yappy Hour celebration is a chance for pups to strut their stuff in their favorite costume. A panel of judges will determine which canine will take home the prize in the costume categories of Scariest, Funniest, Most Glamorous and, of course, Best in Show. First place prize in each category is a hand-painted dog bowl by Debby Carman of Faux Paws Productions. Cost to enter the costume contest is $10 per canine.

Oceanfront Yoga
Daily; 9 a.m.
Yoga teaches students how to breathe well, stretch the body and relax, producing an overall heart-healthy workout. The various poses are designed to gently stretch muscles and enhance relaxation. Regular yoga workouts lower blood pressure, help relieve arthritis and headache pain, lower stress and help with sleeping problems. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Oceanfront Pilates
Daily; 10 a.m.
Movements emphasize building strong abdominals and back muscles to enhance strength, muscular symmetry, alignment flexibility, grace and coordination. Use systematic practices of specific exercises coupled with focused breathing patterns. Complimentary for Resort Guests.

Garden Tour
Daily; 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Discover organic gardening beds with herbs, fruits, and vegetables hand-picked by The Ritz-Carlton’s executive chef on this complimentary hour-long tour. You will also get the chance to explore the native species of plants that have thrived on this unique landscape for thousands of years.

Connect the Dots
Daily; 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Examine sustainable materials and environmental practices in the Eco-Adventure Center. Explore what you can do to reduce our impact on Mother Earth. Brainstorm innovative ways to protect our planet on our life-sized game board.

  
Sunset Service
Daily
At sunset, relax on the bluff and enjoy a picnic basket of wine and cheese or Japanese beer and handmade sushi. Sunset Service is $90 per couple and is available daily.

  
Sunday a la Carte Champagne Brunch
Every Sunday in RAYA
A tempting a la carte brunch and flowing champagne awaits guests every Sunday morning in RAYA. Start with a fresh fruit martini and selection of pastries then enjoy a three-course a la carte menu.

Served 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$65 USD per person

Menu

 
WONDERS OF WYLAND RECEPTION
Friday, March 6, 2015
6:30 to 9 p.m.

$125 per person with $25 of the ticket price going to support the Wyland Foundation

The reception includes film highlights from Wyland’s thirty-year campaign to create 100 life size marine life murals in more than 12 countries around the world.