Join the Ocean Institute’s marine educators in exploring the ocean from top to bottom, while searching for some of the world’s largest and smallest creatures during our 2.5-hour long marine life exploration program.
Cruise the beautiful Dana Point Harbor during this family friendly harbor cruise. Learn the history of the harbor, from Richard Henry Dana’s visit in the 1830s to world renown surf spot and recreational harbor. On the cruise, our team will share the history and ecology of the harbor.
Includes admission to the Ocean Institute for the day ($10.00 for adults/$7.50 children)
September 29 – Battle of the Bands with silent auction, delicious samples from various local restaurants, dancing, raffle prizes and more. Tickets are $55.00, or $100.00 for two tickets. Tickets may be purchased online or from any Sand Dollar Guild member.
You and your child are invited to join us for this six-week adventure exploring shapes, colors, textures, and more with everyone’s favorite tidepool animal, the sea star! Each Tuesday session includes exploration, an animal encounter, and an activity. Suitable for ages 2 to 3 years.
The Ranch at Laguna Beach will host an evening of culinary luxury on Wednesday, October 24th as a benefit dinner sponsoring the Camping Outreach Program at The Ranch and its partnership with Ocean Institute. Reservations are $250 per person and this event is expected to sell out.