Public Events

Current and Upcoming Public Events at the Maritime Museum of San Diego.

Sea Chantey Festival

Sea Chantey Festival

Sea Chantey Festival Sunday August 26, 2018 The Maritime Museum of San Diego, along with San Diego Folk Heritage, presents Songs of the Sea - 26th annual Sea Chantey Fest. For centuries, sailors have honed their shipboard skills to...
Concert Series At The Maritime Museum

Concert Series At The Maritime Museum

Enjoy this classical music series aboard a historic national landmark docked in downtown San Diego at the Maritime Museum of San Diego. The Berkeley - a 1898 steam ferryboat that operated for 60 years on San Francisco Bay. Explore the evolution...
Haunted Tales

Haunted Tales

Haunted Tales Aboard The Star of India. Is the Star of India Haunted? Find out Saturday October 20 & 27, 2018 Starting at 6pm, storytelling tours happen every 15 minutes, with the last tour starting at 9:15pm It’s time a...
Boarded! A New Pirate Adventure

Boarded! A New Pirate Adventure

BOARDED! A New Pirate Adventure! November 24, & December 29, 2018 This hilarious interactive show puts you right in the middle of the pirate action. After you are sworn in as part of the crew you will be trained how to navigate, sword...
Parade of Lights

Parade of Lights

Parade of Lights Viewing Dinner 2018, Sunday Dec 9 & 16 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. 2018 Parade Theme:...
Tim Flannery and Friends

Tim Flannery and Friends

Tim Flannery & Friends Aboard The Star of India Annual event returns to the Maritime Museum of San Diego Saturday December 15, 2018 Tim Flannery & Friends will perform their colorful blend of folk, country and traditional music...
Black & Gold New Year's Eve Party

Black & Gold New Year's Eve Party

Celebrate The New Year In Style With The Maritime Museum Of San Diego At The “Black & Gold” New Year’s Eve Party. Located directly on San Diego bay, you can spend a gorgeous and exciting night with your friends in one of the most unique venue...
Schooner Cup Charity Regatta

Schooner Cup Charity Regatta

Schooner Cup Charity Regatta Saturday April 2019 (date TBD) The most beautiful ships from our past will be showing off in San Diego Bay for the 30th running of America's Schooner Cup on Saturday, April 7. Hailing from southern California...
Sweetheart Sail

Sweetheart Sail

Sweetheart Sail aboard Californian or San Salvador . 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...
Chocolate Festival

Chocolate Festival

Chocolate Festival 2019 dates to be announced The history of chocolate and how it came to our country is an interesting tale of seafaring travels. Guests will experience the delicious range of samples from dozens of vendors, make your...
Pirate Days

Pirate Days

Pirate Days! Saturday & Sunday, May 18 & 19. Pirate Day activities run from 10:00am to 4:00pm Back this year we present the show "BOARDED! A New Pirate Adventure" aboard Californian ! Pirate Days, a two-day celebration for...
Father's Day Sail

Father's Day Sail

Father's Day Sail Make Father's Day a special one-of-a-kind adventure! 2019 Tickets not yet available The Maritime Museum of San Diego invites you to a Fathers Day celebration aboard Californian or San Salvador . Before the sail...
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...
<em>San Salvador</em> - Pacific Heritage Adventure Sail

San Salvador - Pacific Heritage Adventure Sail

Pacific Heritage Adventure Sail Summer 2018, Friday July 20 - Monday July 23 2019 Schedule not yet available ...to be notified for Pacific Heritage Adventure Sail 2019 information when it becomes available. Adventure...

Maritime Museum of San Diego will not be hosting Festival of Sail in 2018. A brand new major event is currently in development. More details will be posted early 2019.