Dana Point Harbor Holidays 2017: Boat Parade/Boat Rides with Santa and More!

Dana Point Harbor Holidays 2017 by SouthOCBeaches.com
Dana Point Harbor Holidays 2017 by SouthOCBeaches.com

Dana Point Harbor kicks off the Holidays Saturday December 2 2017 and has many great events during the Holiday Season.
South OC Beaches has all the info for you to enjoy Dana Point Harbor this Holiday Season.

Dana Point Harbor Holidays 2017

Dana Point Harbor offers Free Timed Parking

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Saturday December 2 2017
10:00am-3:00pm
Santa Paws Pet Photos at El Torito Courtyard

Santa’s Break from 12:15 – 12:45 p.m.

Bring your favorite furry friend to Dana Point Harbor and have his picture taken with Santa.

The cost is only $15 for a picture and you’ll receive the photo immediately!

All proceeds benefit the homeless animals at the San Clemente – Dana Point Animal Shelter.

All dogs on leash please.

10:00am-2:00pm:

Dana Wharf Free Boat Rides with Santa

Santa and his helpers listen to Christmas Wishes during this 20-minute harbor cruise.
Bring your camera and enjoy the tradition Dana Wharf has offered families for generations.
A $3.00 donation to the El Camino Real Woman’s Club is suggested.
No reservation required!
Dana Wharf is located at 34675 Golden Lantern in Dana Point Harbor

3:00pm-7:00pm:
Dana Point Baby Beach Holiday Movie Night Screening of Elf
Jolly festivities including crafts, games, and a visit from a live elf start the night off and after the movie enjoy the ceremonial lighting of the Ocean Institutes’ tall ship, the Pilgrim.
Bring your beach chairs and blankets, sip hot cocoa, and watch Buddy the elf in this holiday classic.
Event is free, food and drink available for purchase.
Movie begins at 5:00pm
Baby Beach is located at 34401-34445 Ensenada Place in Dana Point Harbor near the Ocean Institute.

Sunday December 3 2017
10:00am-2:00pm:

Dana Wharf Free Boat Rides with Santa

Santa and his helpers listen to Christmas Wishes during this 20-minute harbor cruise.
Bring your camera and enjoy the tradition Dana Wharf has offered families for generations.
A $3.00 donation to the El Camino Real Woman’s Club is suggested.
No reservation required!
Dana Wharf is located at 34675 Golden Lantern in Dana Point Harbor

Friday December 8 2017/Saturday December 9 2017/Friday December 15 2017/Saturday December 16 2017
4:30pm-7:30pm
Santa Photos at Dana Point Harbor Restaurants & Shops Area

Bring your cameras and catch a free selfie with Santa!

Friday December 8 2017/Saturday December 9 2017/Friday December 15 2017/Saturday December 16 2017
4:30pm-7:30pm
Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights Family Friendly Activities
Enjoy a holiday extravaganza throughout the harbor each night of the Boat Parade that features carolers, superheroes, games, crafts, and FREE photos with Santa, and culminates with the Boat Parade.

Friday December 8 2017/Saturday December 9 2017/Friday December 15 2017/Saturday December 16 2017
7:30pm
Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights
Enjoy watching this Free Family Friendly Holiday Event near the Restaurants and Boat Areas.

Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights Map

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Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights Parking and Shuttles
Parking available at Doheny State Beach for $3.00 per hour.
Doheny State Beach is located at 25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive
Enjoy a jolly trolley ride to the Boat Parade!
Free Trolleys will be running from 3:30pm-10:30 p.m. and will be dropping
off and picking up along Dana Point Harbor Drive.
Dana Point Harbor is located at Dana Point Harbor Drive and The Street of the Golden Lantern.

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