VETERANS DAY WEEKEND
Saturday, November 11 | 5:00 - 7:30 pm
Join us as we honor all our war veterans with an Old Fashioned Street Dance. We are blocking off Resort Way, and the band Trade Winds will help us pay tribute to all our war veterans. We'll be serving our world-famous beef stew and cornbread. Don't bring an empty pocket - because the proceeds for the night will be donated to the National Association of American Veterans.
Saturday, November 18
It's a wonderful time of year when the aroma of roasting turkeys fill the entire Resort as our chefs prepare the turkeys for our Thanksgiving Celebration. The Resort will provide the turkey and gravy - meet us at 3 pm around the Central Courtyard with those wonderful family holiday dishes to share. All side dishes should serve 6-8 people. Please sign up at the Central Courtyard as we need to know how many turkeys we'll need to prepare.
Thursday, November 23
And here we go again! Yes, more turkeys are prepared for the guests who are staying with us on Thanksgiving Day. Come and join us as we'll be serving turkey and gravy in the Poolside Room at 3 pm. You want to remember to bring all the ingredients for one of those special dishes to share. All side dishes should serve 6-8 people. Please sign up at the Central Courtyard as we need to know how many turkeys we'll need to prepare.
LIGHT UP THE MARINA & RV RESORT FESTIVAL
Friday, November 24
Help us celebrate the beginning of the Christmas Season at 4:30 pm in the Sunset Pavilion as we flip the switch for our Holiday Lights at the Marina and RV Resort . We'll have our favorite DJ, George James, playing music and even do a little Karaoke if you'd like. As always, the bar will be open.
WINTER WONDERLAND WEEKEND
Friday-Saturday, December 8-9
It's a sight that everyone must see at least once. The resort transforms into a Winter Wonderland with RVs all decked out in their Holiday finest. There are lights everywhere and I mean everywhere! The Happy Campers will be here for their 16th year! Their group of exuberant and gleeful people ensure that this is one of the best weekends of the year. We will be having a decorating contest, so be sure to bring your holiday spirit. Please sign up in the office for the decorating contest.
TOYS FOR TOTS
Saturday, December 9 | 5:30 pm
While you're enjoying all the beautiful lights in the Resort, stop by the Poolside Room for some festive holiday candies. Don't forget your donation for the Marine's Toy for Tots - for each donation you'll receive a raffle ticket. At 6 pm we'll announce the winners of the decorating contest as well as the raffle winners. It's a great way to share the reason for the season.
Friday, January 13 - Arrive early so you can join us as we kick-off this three day weekend with our Welcome Happy Hour from 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Central Courtyard. Live entertainment and your first drink is on us!
Saturday, January 14, George Strait Tribute and Cowboy Hat raffle - George James will be here to entertain us with the musical styling of George Strait. Please join us at the Sunset Pavilion from 2:30 to 4:30 pm, as it’s sure to be a great show. Everyone wearing a cowboy hat will be entered into a raffle for a free dinner for 2 at the Galley at the Marina.
Sunday, February 5, Super Bowl Game & Guacamole Contest - Enjoy fellow fans and watch the game on our big screen TV in the Poolside Room. Root for your team, free hot dogs and enjoy the different guacamole styles.
Full weekend of entertainment starting Friday February 17 with Our Welcome Happy Hour. What better way to unwind from a road trip than to relax at with Our Welcome Happy Hour with live entertainment and your first drink is free.
Saturday February 18, Concert on the Green, Tribute to the Rat Pack - WHAT IF YOU COULD BE ENTERTAINED BY legends like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elvis Presley, Louis Armstrong, Tony Bennett and Johnny Mathis – ALL FROM THE SAME STAGE. Well then you won’t want to miss Danny Jacobson, Music legends Impressionist known as the Man of 200 Voices. 1 to 3 pm in the Sunset Pavilion.
Wednesday, March 8, Whale Watching Tour - Witness one of the World’s Largest Animal Migrations as approximately 20,000 gray whales pass by San Diego on their annual 10,000-mile round trip journey between the Bering Sea feeding grounds and Baja California lagoons, where they breed and give birth. Reservations needed prior to event, limited seats, $40 for adults and $20 for child. Take the trolley or for a few $’s more ride on the party bus.
Saturday, March 18, Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner - Put your Green on and join us for our very popular dinner of Corn Beef and Cabbage with no host bar at 5:30 pm in the Poolside Room. Minimal charge.
Saturday, April 1, Wine and Painting Party - The best wines are those shared with friends. If you like wine, cheese and crackers and a new experience in painting, plan on joining us for this evening of social creations. We provide everything you will need, you just need to come and enjoy. Minimal charge.
Saturday April 15 - Join us for a FOAM PARTY, 2 pm. A full week of Games, Movies and Different Kids Activities all week ending with our Kidfest and Easter Egg-stravagaza. Don’t miss Pancakes and the Easter Bunny on Sunday morning.
April 17-23, April in Paris Art Show and Maritime Week - Lots of activities held at the Tall Ship Bill of Rights at our Marina all week. The finale with be the April in Paris Art Show, an all-day event sponsored by the South Bayfront Artists with complimentary Wine, Cheese and Crackers. Come and enjoy some of our local artists.
Saturday, May 6, Marine Gear Swap Meet - Our very own Marina hosts this local favorite crowd pleaser. Shop 'til you drop and discover many unique marine treasures any sane boater can’t do without. Taco Man tacos, Galley breakfast, music, and fair-like atmosphere makes this a must see—and admission is free. 7 am-noon.
Win A Spa Event for Mom. Friday, May 12, Mom’s Happy Hour with live music and free drinks for moms. All moms will be entered into a raffle to will a FREE Spa Massage.
A weekend filled with family games and challenges, gifts and prize give-a-ways both Saturday and Sunday. You will not want to miss all the activities we have planned for our guests this year.
Friday, May 26 - Live music Friday in the Courtyard with George James at our Welcome Happy Hour.
Saturday, May 27 - Concert on the Green with one of our top favorite bands, Jerry and Stars on the Water.
June 2, Hobie Classic - This is the 44th Hobie Classis, a 2-day regatta right off the beach in front of the RV Resort. Free event followed by a dinner dance held Saturday Night at the Sunset Pavilion. Everyone is invited (nominal dinner fee by event producers).
Friday, June 30 - We will be singing around the campfire and roasting marshmallows with s’mores for all.
Saturday, July 1 - Come prepared for a Zydeco Mardi Gras Party with the infamous “Bayou Brothers” setting the stage for some great music.
Sunday, July 2 - Join us for an Old Fashioned Wienie Roast followed by THE LIGHTED BIKE PARADE.
Monday, July 3 - Family picnic with a magic show for the kids, free popcorn and snow cones along with the Surf Obstacle Course. There will be something to do for everyone.
Friday, September 1 – Road Warriors you have reached your destination - so join us for a relaxing Welcome Happy Hour with Live music staring George James along with free beverages and snacks.
Saturday, September 2 - Join us at the Sunset Pavilion as we welcome back by popular demand “Calico Ridge” aka “Alias” as we enjoy the afternoon with a variety of music hits that is guaranteed to please everyone.
Sunday, September 3 - Don’t miss the fun at our FOAM PARTY located at the Sunset Pavilion along with free hot dogs, popcorn and snow cones. Join us afterwards as we compete for the largest Musical Chairs Game ever. Kids and adults alike are welcome to join in the fast-paced exciting game.
October 7, Baja-Ha-Ha Marine Gear Swap Meet - This is the last Swap Meet of the year so don’t let this date get away from you. Meet world cruisers of a different sort and learn about their planned coastal cruising adventures. The hours are from 7 am to noon. Taco Man tacos, Galley breakfast, music, and fair-like atmosphere makes this a must see—and admission is free.
Beat the heat with poolside tropical music as we celebrate Columbus Day around the pool. Bring your chairs or sit with your feet in the water as we listen to sound of the islands with the beautiful steel drum while sipping on a cool refreshing drink. Steel Drums of San Diego with Pat Burke is known throughout San Diego as the best ever.
Saturday, November 11, Veterans Day Dinner & Dance - Please come and help us Celebrate Veterans Day with a special salute to our Vietnam Veterans. We will serve up our now famous beef stew and cornbread for dinner along with a live musical concert beforehand by the Trade Winds. All proceeds for the evening will be donated to the Vietnam Veterans and their families and youth.
Saturday, November 18, Group Early Thanksgiving Potluck - Share the joys of the season at our Turkey Potluck from 3-5 pm. The Resort will provide the Turkey and Gravy, guests bring a potluck to fill in the rest of dinner.
Thursday, November 23, Thanksgiving Potluck - Share the joys of the season at our Turkey Potluck from 3-5 pm. The Resort will provide the Turkey and Gravy, guests bring a potluck to fill in the rest of dinner.
Friday, November 24 - Light the Harbor - This is a beautiful ceremony and the official start of the Christmas season. Join us at sunset for our Annual Light Festival when we flip the switch to turn on all the Christmas lights in the Marina and Resort. It is a sight to behold. Warm cider will be served.
Saturday, December 9, Annual RV Resort's Winter Wonderland - Grab the kids and a mug of cocoa and walk the RV Candy Cane Lane of beautifully decorated RV’s followed by our legendary Chocolate Extravaganza.