Join our marine educators in exploring the ocean from top to
bottom, while searching for some of the world’s largest and
smallest creatures, including dolphins and whales, during our
2.5-hour long marine life exploration cruise.
Come to this WILD Weekend to create a plastic free hummingbird
feeder that is safe for the ocean and the hummingbirds.
Learn about the impact of plastic on our planet and create
a plastic-free hummingbird feeder to take home with
This is a great family event and don’t forget your ticket
includes admission to Ocean Institute for the day to enjoy our
Set sail aboard the schooner Spirit of Dana Point and
experience California from the perspective of an early tallship
explorer. Join the crew to help raise sail, handle lines,
and steer the ship, or simply sit back, relax and enjoy the
majesty of sailing the seas aboard a tallship.
Join us for a walking tour around the beautiful and historic Dana
Point Harbor. This family friendly tour teaches about the
history and development of the harbor, from Native Americans to
the recreational harbor we have today. On the tour you will
explore historical ruins with our expert guides who
will teach you how to spot local marine animals along the