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2014 Community Calendar

This calendar is updated regularly, please check back to see new events and event details added. For other events in the Harbor area, visit lawaterfront.org.
JANUARY 2014


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Happy New Year


• There are no events scheduled for January 2014


FEBRUARY 2014


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Happy Valentine's Day

• There are no events scheduled for February 2014


MARCH 2014


March



Happy St. Patrick's Day

Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup: Fri.-Sun. March 7-9
Event Details: click here for Harbor Cup information


APRIL 2014


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• There are no events scheduled for April 2014


MAY 2014


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Free Public Educational Boat Tours: Sat. May 17
Time: 10 a.m to 3 p.m.
Two Locations:
Wilmington: Banning's Landing, 100 E. Water Street
San Pedro: Los Angeles Maritime Musuem, 6th Street and Harbor Blvd.
Event Details: Tours leave the dock every hour on the hour, beginning at 10 a.m. Last tour leaves at 2 p.m.
Tour availability is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
Event Flier


JUNE 2014


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D-Day 70th Anniversary Commemoration (at the Lane Victory): Sat. June 7
Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: The Lane Victory at Berth 49, San Pedro
Event Details: click here for S.S. Lane Victory website

27th Annual Seafood Feast: Wed. June 11
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: The ILWU/Propeller Club Seafood Feast will be held at the San Pedro Fish Market 1190 Nagoya Way, Berth 78, Ports O'Call Village, San Pedro
Event Details: For more information please call: (818) 951-2842 or email: propellerclub.lalb@verizon.net

Battleship Iowa Father's Day Brews 'n' BBQ: Sun. June 15
Time: 12:00 p.m -5:00 p.m.
Location: Battleship Iowa 250 S. Harbor Blvd. San Pedro, CA 90731
Event Flier

Downtown Harbor Grand Opening: Fri. June 20
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: 6th Street and Harbor Blvd., San Pedro
Event Flier
Event Details: Live music from The Riptides, local restaurant food and beverage booths, entertainment and activities. Opening ceremony at 7 p.m.

Fiesta Corazón del Puerto: Sat. June 21
Time: 2-10 p.m.
Location: Wilmington Waterfront Park, Neptune Avenue and C Street in Wilmington
Event Flier
Event Details: Enjoy a family day of live music, food, and fun with FREE admission.

Cars & Stripes Forever!: Fri. June 27
Time: 5-10 p.m.
Location: Cars & Stripes Forever! will be held at Harbor Blvd. and the Vincent Thomas Bridge
Event Flier
Event Details:Click here for Cars & Stripes information
(capacity has been reached for car entries for this year's event)

 

JULY 2014


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Cabrillo Beach Fireworks Spectacular: Fri. July 4
Fireworks Show: 9 p.m.
Location: Cabrillo Beach 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, San Pedro, CA 90731
Event Details: Click here for Summer & Beyond flier

Free Movie Night on the LA Waterfront - Wilmington: Thurs., July 10
Family Activities: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Movie Showtime: 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Location: Wilmington Waterfront Park
Event Details: Enjoy a free showing of the Disney movie "Frozen" 
Event Flier

World Cup at the LA Waterfront - Wilmington: Sun. July 13
Family Activities: 10 a.m. -12 p.m.
Game Showtime: 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Wilmington Waterfront Park
Event Details: This Free Family Event includes activities, food and beverages for sale,
entertainment and the World Cup Final Game! Bring your own blanket or beach chair and enjoy the game! 
Event Flier

AUGUST 2014


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Free Movie Night on the LA Waterfront - San Pedro: Fri. Aug. 1
Family Activities: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Movie Showtime: 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Location: Downtown San Pedro Harbor Water Cut
Event Details: Enjoy a free showing of the 1988 movie "Big"
Event Flier

Navy Days - San Pedro: Sat. Aug. 9 and Sun. Aug. 10
Public Tours: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: World Cruise Center
Event Details: Get an intimate look at the lives of our nation’s sailors aboard an active U.S. Navy vessel. Tour the ship and meet the crew during their week in port in celebration of Navy Days LA. Ship name will be announced closer to the event date. Visiting ships in the past include the USS Wayne E. Meyer, USS Abraham Lincoln, and USS Gary.
Event Information
Click here to register for your free U.S. Navy Vessel tour.

Tall Ships® Festival LA 2014: Wedn. Aug. 20-Sun. Aug. 24
Location: San Pedro, CA
Event Details: The majestic Tall Ships return to the Port of Los Angeles at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20 with a grand parade of sail into port to kick off Tall Ships® Festival LA 2014. More than a dozen ships will be participating, and the public will be able to board these vessels with tours. Activities include dockside demonstrations, maritime-themed entertainment, international and art markets, and an educational area for young and old alike. Food will be available for purchase and a wide variety of specialty restaurants in San Pedro are within walking distance from the event. 
Event Website: TallShipsFestivalLA.com
Event Flier

Duck Days of Summer 2014: Aug. 25-Sept. 7
Two Locations: (see flier below for location dates)
Banning's Landing 100 E. Water St. Wilmington 8/28-8/29, 9/7
Downtown Harbor 504 S. Harbor Blvd., San Pedro 8/25-8/27, 9/2-9/6
Event Details: Duck and the Environment, Duck Viewing and Photos,
Duck Crafts, TransPORTer Mobile Exhibit
Duck Days of Summer Calendar
Duck Days of Summer Youth Duck Days Flier


SEPTEMBER 2014


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• Lobster Festival: Friday, Sept. 12, Sat. Sept. 13 and Sun. Sept. 14

Time: Friday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Ports O'Call Village, San Pedro
Event Details:details for this event will be provided closer to the event date.
Event Website:
www.lobsterfest.com

• Red Bull Global Rallycross: Fri. Sept. 19, Sat. Sept. 20 and Sun. Sept. 21
Time: Various
Location: Berth 46, Outer Harbor, San Pedro
Event Details: Los Angeles becomes the next location to join in Red Bull Global Rallycross’ rich tradition of doubleheader events, playing host to a pair of race events on the LA Waterfront. With the new event comprising the second of three events in a seven-day span, drivers will be keen to finish the doubleheader on a high note before traveling to the Pacific Northwest. Preview races are FREE to the public on Friday, September 19.
Event Website: www.redbullglobalrallycross.com

OCTOBER 2014


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• Sustainable Seafood Expo: Sun. Oct. 12
Time: 1 to 5 p.m.
Location: CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles, 112 E. 22nd St. San Pedro, CA 90731
Event Details: Presented by FRIENDS of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium: CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles. Join us for an expo highlighting sustainable seafood, including cooking demonstrations and sampling. Learn how the fish on your dish is caught or farmed, and how that impacts the marine environment and fish populations. See how easy it is to make delicious dishes using seafood that is good for the environment. Tickets: $20 (FRIENDS members: $10) For more information, visit cabrillomarineaquarium.org or call (310)548-7562, ext.112.

• Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Autumn Sea Fair: Sun. Oct. 19
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Cabrillo Marine Aquarium 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, San Pedro, CA 90731
Event Details: Celebrate the bounty of the sea! This unique event offers ocean-related activities for every age, including face-painting, an exciting marine life puppet show, and a giant origami demonstration. Adventurous pirates of all ages can join in the search for buried treasure in the “Great Treasure Hunt.” Learn how to cast a fishing line. For those with the competitive spirit, join in on the “Beach Olympics,” and enter our sand sculpture contest, taking place just a few steps away on Cabrillo Beach. Stop by and chat with more than two dozen organizations concerned with marine-related issues, or browse various artist booths and admire their beautiful and unique hand crafted pieces. Enjoy live music playing throughout the day ranging from the jazz sounds of Harold Greene on the chapman stick to the Japanese drum group Kokoro Taiko and the soothing tunes of Stucco Rainbow. Explore the Aquarium's Southern California Marine Life Exhibit Hall, Aquatic Nursery, Exploration Center, and Marine Research Library. This is a FREE event, for more information, please call 310-548-7562.

• Happy Harbor Halloween: Sat. Oct. 25
Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Two Locations:
San Pedro
- The Promenade along Harbor Blvd. between 3rd & 5th Streets
Wilmington - Wilmington Waterfront Park 1004 West "C" Street
Click here for Event Flier

• STEAM Carnival: Sat., Oct. 25 & Sun. Oct. 26
Time: Hours Vary
Location: CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles
Warehouse No 10
112 East 22nd Street
San Pedro, CA 90731
Click here for Event Website

• San Pedro's Dia De Los Muertos Festival: Sat. Nov. 1
Time: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Location: Downtown San Pedro on 6th Street between Mesa Street and Centre Street.
Click here for Event Website

NOVEMBER 2014

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• There are no events scheduled for November 2014

DECEMBER 2014

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Wilmington Winter Wonderland: Sat. Dec. 6
Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Wilmington Waterfront Park, Wilmington
Event Details: Mix hundreds of kids with 20 tons of snow and you have a great snow party at Wilmington’s largest park.
Click here for Event Flier

Holidays by the Sea, Weekends, Dec. 6-21
***NOTE: FOR FRIDAY DECEMBER 12th ONLY - MOVIE NIGHT IS CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER***
Time: 6-9 p.m.
Location: Downtown Harbor, San Pedro
Event Details: We're kicking off the Season on Saturday, December 6, from 6 to 9pm, with activities, food, performances by the San Pedro High School Glee Club and the San Pedro City Ballet, and more!  And to top it all off, at 7pm we'll have a special welcome before the holiday light spectacular and showing of the classic cartoon "The Grinch Who Stole Christmas" on the sails of a Tall Ship!! (Special thanks to the Los Angeles Maritime Institute for the use of their wonderful ships!). The fun continues on each Friday, Saturday and Sunday until December 21 with the showing of a different Holiday classic each weekend - see the schedule above.
It's all FREE and it's all FUN!!
Movie show times are 7pm and 9pm:

December 6 & 7 The Grinch Who Stole Christmas
December 12,(Canceled)
December 13 & 14 Jack Frost
December 19, 20 & 21 Smurf’s Holiday Celebration
Click here for Event Flier


LA Harbor Holiday Afloat Parade: Sat. Dec. 6
Time: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: Main Channel of the Port of Los Angeles
Event Details: Sponsored by the Port of Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Harbor Holiday Afloat Parade starts in the East Basin near Banning’s Landing Community Center in Wilmington and takes approximately 90 minutes to cover the entire parade route through the Los Angeles Main Channel. Spectators may view the procession from several points along the Main Channel, including:
-Banning’s Landing Community Center, 100 E. Water Street, Wilmington
-Cruise Ship Promenade, Harbor Boulevard and Swinford Street, San Pedro
-Battleship IOWA, 250 S. Harbor Blvd, San Pedro
-Los Angeles Maritime Museum, 600 Sampson Way, San Pedro
-Downtown Harbor, 504 S. Harbor Blvd, San Pedro
-Ports O’ Call Village, 1100 Nagoya Way, San Pedro
-22nd Street Landing, 141 W. 22nd Street, San Pedro
-SS Lane Victory, Berth 46 (at the end of Miner Street), San Pedro
-Cabrillo and Holiday Harbor Marinas, 285 Whalers Walk, San Pedro
Event Website: click here for event website

 
 
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