Dana Point: The BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel looks forward to hosting your visit.
Orange County: Please check the Orange County web site for information including it’s location, history, demographics, government, and various programs and services
Tall Ships Festival: The Tall Ships Festival begins with a parade of Tall Ships entering Dana Point Harbor in September. Good views of the Parade can be seen from the Breakwater and Dana Point Marine Life Refuge
Dana Point Festival of the Whales: This two weekend event happens in early March each year and celebrates the annual migration of California Gray Whales past Dana Point.
Doheny Blues Festival: This weekend event happens each spring and is one of the largest Blues Festivals in Southern California. Book early as the hotel sells out for this event.
Turkey Trot: This annual running event is held every year on Thanksgiving and may be one of the most beautiful courses in the country.
Christmas Parade of Lights: Multiple holiday events are scheduled in and around Dana Point during the holiday season. The harbor lighted boat parade is usually scheduled for the first two weekends in December. Check the Dana Point Harbor calendar for details and specific dates. Many restaurants in the harbor are booked solid for the boar parade time slots.
Doheny State Beach: Doheny State beach, a legendary surfing beach, is also known for it’s campground. The SoCalWoodies club holds an annual woody car show at the beach each spring. The show is called “Doheny Wood” and is searchable on the Internet.
Dana Point Chamber of Commerce: The mission of the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce is to promote business interests and protect the free enterprise system, to pursue a healthy economy and strive for a better quality of life in our community. www.danapointchamber.com
City of Dana Point: Information about our City including it’s location, history, demographics, government, and it’s various programs and services. www.danapoint.org