Point Arena has a number of Festivals, Events, Parades, and Parties.
Everyone is invited to join us for any and all of these wonderful happenings (visit our Calendar page for exact dates).

May-October 2016

Arena Theater
214 Main St
Blues on the Coast Series
Popular Blues series at the Arena Theater

Music starts @ 8:30pm
visit Arena Theater website for more info

blues
 
Saturday
Aug 6, 2016

8am-dusk
Various Locations
Discover the Coast
Come and celebrate our coastal beauty and the California Coastal National Monument’s newest addition -- the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands. Events include guided walks featuring topics on Birds, Native Plants, Geology, Marine Mammals and Cultural History; local performances; food vendors, kids crafts and interesting things to see and do. 
 
July 2-3, 2016
4th of July Festival
Lively parade down hwy 1/Main St, Fireworks festival at the pier, picnic at Point Arena Park, and lots of live shows. Click here for more info
4th of july
 

12-6pm, Sunday
Sept 4, 2016

Arena Cove

17th Annual Harbor & Seafood Festival
An Annual event featuring a variety of seafood including salmon kebobs, fish tacos & oysters. Games for kids, live music & DJ. All proceeds benefit the Point Arena Pier
 
Aug 27-28; Sept 3-5, 2016 Various Locations

Studio Discovery Tour
Visit local artist in their studios
on this annual studio tour. 
Sat-Mon, Sept 5-7, 10am - 5pm
Sat-Sun, Sept 12-13, 10am - 5pm

 
 Dec 2016

Various Locations
Point Arena Hometown Holiday
Shops open all day until 8:00 pm, offering wine & refreshments while you find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Children’s activities provided by Action Network. Shop child-free, have dinner with the family.
 
Feb 2016

Arena Theater
Mendocino County Poetry Out Loud Finals & Coast Youth HS
Youth Poetry Slam & Coutny finals for national recitation competion.
Free and open to the public
 
May & June 2016

Arena Theate
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Mendocino Film Festival
Visit Arena Theater website
for more information.
 
March 2017

Various Locations
Flower Power Festival
& Daffodil Explosion

includes SCRABBLE® tournament, crab Cioppino feed, craft fair, flower arranging, musical events & giant kite flying by the Berkeley Kite Wranglers.
 
May 2016

Druid's Hall on Main Street
Annual Taco Feed Moat Creek Managing Agency
Come and enjoy carnitas and vegetarian tacos with all of the trimmings. Plus, there is live acoustic music and a great silent auction at this community tradition. Funds go to builing & maintaining our coastal trail.
6pm, $15 adults, $6 kids under 10.
moat creek
 
April 2016

Various locations
Redwood Coast Jazz Festival
Popular Whale & Jazz Festival - celebrating an entire month of great jazz, great food, adventure, romance, family fun and learning about the majestic whales in migration on the Northern California coast of Sonoma and Mendocino Counties.
 
April 9, 2016

Arena Theater
214 Main St
Ocean Film Festival
A new annual event at the Arena Theater. Showings at 4 & 7pm
visit Arena Theater website for info.
ocean film fest
 

Sat-Sun, May 21-22 2016

Located at Casari Ranch, 42900 Curley Lane, Point Arena, CA (just off Hwy One)
707-882-1885

3rd Annual Wool Festival
An annual even about “Everything Wool” – fiber artists, sheep shearing, demonstrations on yarn-making, weaving, knitting, felting and more. Live music, Local, delectable, organic foods available.
Sat & Sun, May 21-22, 10am to 5pm
Free Admission
 
Memorial Day Weekend

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Pig and Lamb BBQ & Dance
This event is for all ages, all good fun. Also on Saturday, May 28, there is a Bonfire and full bar from 7-11pm at the Manchester Fire Station.
Noon to 6pm at the Manchester Fire Station on Hwy One


     
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