Dana Point Tall Ships Festival is Friday September 6 thru Sunday September 8 2019.
South OC Beaches has all of the info for you to enjoy the Dana Point Tall Ships Festival.
Celebrate California’s rich maritime history during the annual Family Friendly Ocean Institute Tall Ships Festival.
The Tall Ships Festival Features: Cannon Battle Sails, Craft Beer Tastings, Breakfast With a Mermaid, the Parade Of Sails, Pirate Adventures, Historical Reenactments & more.
Cannon Battles: Friday September 6 2019 at 4:00pm-7:30pm
Set sail on any one of the historic tall ships and watch the sun dip below the horizon as you help the Ocean Institute kick-off the 35th annual Festival.
Experience the wind, the sounds, and the firing of the cannon as you sail along the coast in the Parade of Sail.
Must be at least 4 years and older to board.
Check-in begins at 3:00pm and boarding begins at 4:00pm.
Tickets are $65.00-$70.00
Sails ‘n Ales Party Friday September 6 2019 at 6:00pm-9:30pm
Featuring beer tastings from Sierra Nevada, Mother Earth Brew Company, Lost Winds Brewing, Bottle Logic Brewing,Four Sons Brewing, Firestone Walker Brewing Co., Boochcraft, Docent Brewing, and Laguna 33 Brewing, Kona Pub and Brewery and Bravus Brewing Company. Live music ,Food Trucks and Mermaid Encounters, it’s an event the whole family can enjoy!
Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers Performs!
General Admission : $45.00 (10 Taste Ticket)
4-Pack Genera Admission: $150.00
Kids Ticket (18 & Younger)/Designated Driver Ticket: $35.00
Dana Point Tallship Festival Sustainability Transportation Solutions
Parking Information and Directions to Tall Ship Festival
The Dana Point Ocean Institute is located in Dana Point Harbor at 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive.
There will be no onsite parking at the Ocean Institute during the Festival and no parking in County Lots in the Harbor.
Free Parking and Shuttle at Strands Vista Park and Dana Hills High School.
Shuttles will run throughout the Festival at 30 minute intervals.
The last shuttle will leave the Ocean Institute lot 30 minutes after Cannon Battle Cruise Ships have returned.
Friday September 6 2019 at 3:00pm to 9:30pm : Strand Vista Park Parking and Shuttle
Strands Vista Park Parking Lot is located at 34199 Selva Road Dana Point
If traveling on the I-5 South: exit on Pacific Coast Highway.
If traveling on the I-5 North: exit at Beach Cities.
From either offramp, go past Dana Point Harbor Drive approximately 1.7 miles.
Turn left on Selva Road.
Lot will be on the right.
Metrolink Near The Tall Ship Festival
Take the Metrolink Orange County Line or Inland Empire Orange County Line to the San Juan Capistrano Metrolink Station.
Dana Point Tall Ships Festival is Social