Popular Parade Of Lights Holiday Dinner Returns

Parade of Lights

Popular Parade Of Lights Holiday Dinner Returns To Maritime Museum Of San Diego

San Diego, CA – Maritime Museum of San Diego announced today the return of the 2021 Parade of Lights Dinner hosted aboard the elegant Victorian-era 1898 steam ferryboat Berkeley McKinney Deck Sunday, December 12 and 19, 2021. Parade judges return to the Museum stationed aboard the 1904 steam yacht Medea as the brightly decorated boats dawn The Twelve Days of Christmas theme and cruise by the Maritime Museum of San Diego fleet at Star of India Wharf. The parade route organizers project the parade to pass the embarcadero at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Maritime Museum of San Diego has been known for years as the best place on the waterfront to view the annual Parade of Lights on San Diego Bay. Each guest will enjoy a delicious holiday dinner buffet. A no-host bar will also be available 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parade of Lights Dinner tickets are a great value and include dinner, boat parade viewing and Museum general admission. Dinner guests may check in by 4:00 p.m. to enjoy the included general admission experience and explore the historic fleet and below deck exhibits and galleries before 5:00 p.m. Dinner will be served 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Parties of eight (8) or more may reserve dedicated tables found on the upper deck of the Berkeley. Parties less than 8 will be seated with other parties for the dinner. Seating charts and reservations are available HERE. Guests will enjoy a scrumptious and festive catered served buffet before relaxing and enjoying the waterfront views as the skies darken and the holiday boat parade preparations unfold. Guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes and bring a warm jacket or sweater.

Parade of Lights Dinner tickets are $70.00 for adults, seniors 62+, students 13-17 and military and $35.00 for children 12 and under, Children under 2 are free, and new this year, a private booth option.

The Museum continues to monitor state and county health and safety guidelines that may impact dinner venue operations. Should requirements for admittance change, guests will be notified in advance.

Click Here for tickets and seating chart

Located at Star of India Wharf, the Maritime Museum of San Diego is located in downtown San Diego on the north embarcadero at 1492 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-3309.

About the Maritime Museum of San Diego
The Maritime Museum of San Diego experience includes admission to a world-class collection of historic sailing ships, steam-powered boats, and submarines, each offering entertaining and educational exhibits. The 501c3 non-profit Museum enjoys an international reputation for excellence in restoring, maintaining, and operating historic vessels including the world’s oldest active sailing ship, Star of India. Maritime Museum of San Diego is ranked as one of the nation’s top attractions offering self-guided tours, docent guided-group tours, tall ship charters, year round public events, educational programs, and a distinctive venue for corporate/private events. The Museum is open daily along Star of India Wharf at 1492 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101-3309.