Easter Egg Hunting is coming up and with that in mind, here's a few local 'hunt's happening around town. Also, in celebration of spring, The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel introduces four incredible, non-edible Easter eggs, each individually painted by a local artist including Trevor Mezak, James Galindo, Robin Hiers, and Kym de los Reyes. The enormous hand crafted eggs are a “must see” and make the perfect backdrop for a springtime family portrait. Guests are invited to hop on over to the resort to see these brightly decorated eggs, which will be on display at the entrance of the resort from Saturday, April 1 through Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Easter Sunday is April 16, 2017
When: April 15 2017 - 9am to 12pm (Pancake breakfast at
The 59th Swallows Day Parade and Mercado Street Faire will be held on March 25, 2017. The Swallows Day Parade is part of the much larger Fiesta de las Golondrinas or Festival of the Swallows. The Fiesta de las Golondrinas is tied to the return of the swallows to the Mission San Juan Capistrano on St. Joseph's Day. The fame of this event and the yearly return of the Swallows have reached all parts of the world. . The Swallows Day Parade is one of the nation's largest non-motorized parade. It is a spectacular event that you will want to attend. It is organized and presented by the San Juan Capistrano Fiesta Association. (Interested in San Juan Capistrano Real Estate? follow the link for our section)
The Festival of Whales has its second weekend (and final) activities this upcoming Saturday and Sunday!
Come to Dana Point and enjoy the 6th Annual Clam Chowder Cook Off at Baby Beach, Captain Dave’s Under Sea Eco Carnival, a free movie screening, boat rides, tours, car shows, art show, and so much more!
The Festival closes with the Whale of a Concert BBQ and Spirits Garden - right at Baby Beach. Bring your blanket and relax under the sun with music. In honor of the whales migrating by Dana Point Headlands “singing their song” the Festival of Whales festivities will include this FREE outdoor concert at Baby Beach with bands performing on the water on a specially designed stage. Hungry? There will be a BBQ and Spirits Garden selling food. Come and
This weekend starts the Dana Point Festival of Whales, with the Parade on Saturday March 4th. Please look for our previous post with information about the event. What we want to highlight here, is the Diamond Dig event that will take place on Sunday March 5th! This is a very fun and simple event, a favorite for kids, benefiting local children's charities.
When: March 5, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
WHERE: Baby Beach (34401 Ensenada Pl, Dana Point, CA 92629
For one hour, starting at noon sharp, you and your child have a whale of an opportunity to become rich by digging for treasure, toys, prizes and for ONE lucky person, a beautiful piece of diamond jewelry, donated by Marinelli Fine Jewelry.