Public Events Seasonal

Seasonal Public Events at the Maritime Museum of San Diego.

Black & Gold New Year's Eve Party 2016

Black & Gold New Year's Eve Party 2016

Celebrate the New Year in style with the Maritime Museum of San Diego at the “Black & Gold” New Year’s Eve Party 2016. Located directly on the San Diego bay, you can spend a gorgeous and exciting night with your friends in one of the most ...
Californian Away Trip

Californian Away Trip

Californian Away Trip Looking for a cruise with more substance? Join us as we set sail to the beautiful waters of The Channel Islands of California aboard the schooner Californian. Each voyage offers a unique perspective on seamanship, maritime...
Cannon Battles

Cannon Battles

Cannon Battles In partnership with Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority, three weekends only at the Maritime Museum of San Diego. December: 19 & 20 • 26 & 27 January: 2 & 3 This popular three-hour Cannon B...
Festival of Sail

Festival of Sail

Festival of Sail 2016 Vendor & Volunteer Applications Are Now Available. Held over Labor Day weekend, Sept 3-5 2016 Festival of Sail is an annual event with something for everyone. Fun for the Entire Family. Festival of...
Flannery and Friends

Flannery and Friends

Tim Flannery & Friends Aboard The Star of India Annual event returns to the Maritime Museum of San Diego Saturday December 19 2015, Tim Flannery & Friends will perform their colorful blend of folk, country and traditional music and...
4th of July Celebrations

4th of July Celebrations

Join us at the Maritime Museum of San Diego for a spectacular 4th of July! Our Independence Day celebration includes some of the best fireworks viewing on San Diego Bay, and the chance to explore one of the most amazing collections of historic ships...
Haunted Tales

Haunted Tales

Haunted Tales aboard the Star of India. Is the Star of India Haunted? Find out Saturday October 24th & 31st Starting at 6pm, storytelling tours happen every 15 minutes, with the last tour starting at 9:15pm It’s time again f...
Kids Free in October

Kids Free in October

San Diego Museum Council's Kids Free in October, presented by ScholarShare EVENT DATE: October 1 - 31, 2015 LOCATION: At participating museums, including the Maritime Museum of San Diego Children ages 12 and under receive free admission...
Moby Dick Marathon Reading

Moby Dick Marathon Reading

Moby Dick Marathon Reading Aboard the Star of India August 1st at 12:00 noon through 2:00 pm (or until complete) Sunday August 2nd. Free with Museum Admission. Maritime Museum of San Diego and Write Out Loud. present: Moby Dick Marathon...
Parade of Lights

Parade of Lights

Parade of Lights Viewing Dinner Our annual fundraiser is held aboard the Berkeley steam ferry. Complete with dinner and is a spectacular platform for viewing the Parade of Lights on the bay. This years parade theme, Christmas around the World....
Rock the Sham

Rock the Sham

Rock the Sham! St. Pat's on the Bay. When: Tuesday March 17th from 6:00-9:00pm Where: H.M.S. Surprise docked at the Maritime Museum What: Need something to do for this St. Patrick’s Day, but want the best bang for your buck? Spike Africa’s Fre...
Sea Chantey Festival

Sea Chantey Festival

Sea Chantey Festival Sunday July 26, 2015 The Maritime Museum of San Diego, along with San Diego Folk Heritage, presents Songs of the Sea - 23rd annual Sea Chantey Fest. Featuring national, regional and local performers. For centuries,...
Sweetheart Sail

Sweetheart Sail

Sweetheart Sail. - Cancelled for 2016. Share a memorable sail with your favorite people! The best place to celebrate Valentines Day with your loved ones is on beautiful San Diego Bay. Bring mom, dad, grandparents, kids, best friend, your significant...