Skip to Content

Guests can enjoy a variety of local events that take place throughout the year. From festivals celebrating whales and artists to surf competitions and family fun runs, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
 

March

Dana Point Festival of Whales

March 3, 4, 10, 11

The Festival of Whales, Dana Point’s most famous annual event, is a celebration of the annual migration of the magnificent California Gray Whale. The Festival is held in March, but whale watching excursions begin the end of December, and are offered through the first of April.

Learn more by visiting here.

April

California Wine Festival

Friday, April 20, 2018 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The "Sunset Rare & Reserve" Wine Tasting held at Laguna Cliffs Marriott in Dana Point will feature rare and reserve level bottles that winemakers will dust off and pour at this popular event. Top regional chefs will serve hot and cold appetizers while live bluesy jazz keeps things super cool.

Purchase Tickets and Learn More

California Wine Festival

Saturday, April 21, 2018 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Hit the grassy, palm-lined Lantern Bay Park to experience the quintessential California wine tasting event at our Orange County California Wine Festival grand finale. Sip and savor nearly 300 wines and dozens of gourmet food samplings. Craft brews will also be offered along with artisan cheeses, breads, fresh cut fruits, olive oils and much more.

Purchase Tickets and Learn More

May

Wyland Gallery Open House

Saturday, May 18 5 - 9 p.m.

Discover works by Wyland at his gallery in Laguna Beach.

Click here to learn more.

June

Wyland Gallery Open House

Friday, June 15 5 - 9 p.m.

Discover works by Wyland at his gallery in Laguna Beach.

Click here to learn more.