Dana Point Harbor invites families to experience the 48 th Annual Dana Point Festival of Whales, March 2-3 and 9-10. Pilgrims can explore Dana Point Harbor during the gray whale’s annual wintertime migratory ritual and enjoy activities including whale watching, first-day ceremony and street fair, beach sculpting, live music, the Dinghy Dash, Art in the Park, Chowder Cook-Off, Ocean Awareness Day, educational programs, and more.
The Festival of Whales Parade kicks off the merriments at 10 a.m. Saturday. Attendees can consider the parade from the two sides of Pacific Coast Highway between Selva Road and Street of the Golden Lantern, where observers can experience the ceremony boasting giant helium balloons, community organizations and more.
IF YOU GO
When: 8 a. m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday& March 9,10
Where: Dana Point Harbor, Dana Point
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