Events


Upcoming Port Events on the LA Waterfront

The following featured events are hosted (and in some cases, sponsored) by the Port of Los Angeles. For all other events on the LA Waterfront, visit lawaterfront.org. For more information, please call Community Relations at (310) 732-3508. Event flyers with additional information are posted below as they become available.
 

2019

Movie Night on the LA Waterfront



Friday, October 4
Family craft: 6 p.m.; movie: 7 p.m.
Wilmington Waterfront Park

Join the Port of Los Angeles for a free outdoor showing of the animated movie "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" at Wilmington Waterfront Park. Bring a blanket and chair and settle in -- no food or beverages will be provided.

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Barktober Show & Tail



Saturday, October 26
10-11 a.m.
Downtown Harbor, San Pedro

Get ready for the dogs to take over the catwalk just in time for Halloween! Dress up your dog and strut along the promenade for the Barktober Show & Tail, a free costumed-dog fashion show hosted by the Port of Los Angeles on the LA Waterfront. In order to participate, be sure to RSVP to [email protected], and include the following information: Pet parent, pet name, costume and one line about your pet, such as his/her favorite food, favorite toy or funny habit.

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Barktoberfest Show & Tail

Happy Harbor Halloween



Saturday, October 26
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wilmington Waterfront Park

Celebrate Halloween with the Port of Los Angeles at Wilmington Waterfront Park with a free, family-friendly event that features a costume parade, music, reptiles, arts and crafts, face painting, games, and fun for kids of all ages!

Harbor Halloween

Wilmington Winter Wonderland



Saturday, December 7
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wilmington Waterfront Park

Each year, it snows in Wilmington for one day! Join the Port of Los Angeles at Wilmington Waterfront Park to play in the snow - even if it's warm and sunny outside! Enjoy free snow, face painting, games, and holiday crafts. A free event brought to you by the Port of Los Angeles. (Please note: in the event of rain, this event will be canceled.)

Winter Wonderland

57th Annual L.A. Harbor Holiday Afloat Parade



Saturday, December 7
6-8 p.m.
Various locations along the Port of Los Angeles Main Channel; pre-parade festivities at Banning's Landing Community Center, at 4 p.m.

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. Officials and community leaders will take part in the parade as judges or passengers on approximately 60 participating vessels of all shapes and sizes, from tugboats to tall ships. 
 

Parade
2020

World Trade Week Free Public Boat Tours



Saturday, May 20
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
San Pedro and Wilmington (specific departing locations TBA)

In celebration of World Trade Week, take a FREE 60-minute narrated boat tour of Los Angeles Harbor, courtesy of the Port of Los Angeles! Tours depart every 30 minutes from two locations in San Pedro and Wilmington. Tour routes are slightly different, so if you were on the San Pedro route last year, why not try Wilmington this year? No need to RSVP - tours are first come, first served. Don’t forget your camera! 

World Trade Week Boat Tours