Cannon Battles


Join the Spirit of Dana Point and the armada of ships as they set sail to engage in the Festival’s most exciting and captivating experience. Join the crew as they harness the power of the wind to maneuver and position themselves to gain the advantage. 


Non-Members: $70.00/adult, $60.00/child (4-12 years)/ Senior
Members receive 10% off when you enter you member I.D. in checkout.
*Minimum age 4 years

Includes admission to the Festival the day of the sail. 

Additional Information: 

Check-in: 10:00 am-3:30 pm at main parking lot 
Board: 4:00 pm 
Sail: 4:30 – 7:30 pm 
*R/V Sea Explorer Escort Cruise boards at 4:30 pm 

* Tall Ships are not wheelchair accessible.

Please make sure you arrive no later than 4:00 pm; no refunds for missing the sail. 

Parking & Shuttle Information: 

The Ocean Institute is pleased to sponsor free shuttles that run directly to the Festival. Parking is free at the designated shuttle lots located at Strand Vista Park.

Free Parking Lots: Strands Vista Park (PCH and Selva Road)

Shuttle Times Saturday & Sunday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pm
Shuttles run approximately every 30 minutes directly from the shuttle lots to the Festival grounds.

There is no on-site parking at the Festival.