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).

Feb 2018

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
April/May 2018

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 2018

Various Locations

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

April 2018

Various Locations

Almost Fringe Festival
Loosely based on the International Fringe Art Movement, this festival is a celebration of all the creative happenings around Point Arena, from traditional to cutting edge and artsy to agrarian.  Enjoy farm and garden tours, art openings, painting with giraffes, performance art and music. 
May-October 2017

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
May 5, 2018

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 building & maintaining our coastal trail.
6pm, $15 adults, $6 kids under 10.
moat creek

May 2018

Located at Casari Ranch, 42900 Curley Lane, Point Arena, CA

(707) 882-1885

4th Annual Wool Festival
Annual event celebrating the Casari Ranch and spring harvest of Wool Festivities. Enjoy local fiber craftsmen and artists, wool lovers, music and Casari Ranch 100 percentgrass fed lamb BBQ paired with other local farmers’ spring delights, cheeses, beer and wine too. Partake in wool grading and trading of raw fleeces to finished pieces, clothing, bedding, home accessories, spinning, weaving, felting, farm tours, demonstrations and fun farm activities.
10am to 5pm, Free Admission
Manchester Fire Station

Sunday, May  2018

Pig and Lamb BBQ
This Memorial Day Weekend event is for all ages, all good fun

June 2018

Windy Hollow Farm
Point Arena

Seed to Salve
Herbal Living Retreat

Join Roots Apothecary and Windy Hollow Farm on the Mendocino Coast for a weekend of wildcrafting, medicine making, herb walks and farm fresh meals. Participants will make a salve, tea blend, syrup and seed packet for taking home. Limited space. Pre-registration required, with 1 week deadline prior to retreat.
Visit www.windyhollowfarmca.com for details and registration


June 30 -
July 1, 2018

4th of July Festival
Sat, June 30: Fireworks festival at the pier at 4pm,
Sun, July 1, Lively parade down Hwy 1/Main St, at 12pm
post parade picnic at Bower Park
Click here for more info
4th of july
Aug - Sept 2018

Various Locations

Studio Discovery Tour
Visit local artist in their studios
on this annual studio tour. 


12-6pm, Sunday
Labor Day Weekend

Arena Cove

19th Annual Harbor & Seafood Festival
An Annual event featuring a variety of seafood including salmon kebobs, fish tacos and oysters. Games for the kids. Live music and a DJ.
All proceeds benefit the Point Arena Pier
Dec 2, 2017

Various Locations
Point Arena Hometown Holiday
Merchants offer a wide range of holiday gifts, special discounts & complimentary appetizers and beverages. Action Network hosts children's activities and snacks. Shop child-free. Restaurants on Main Street, at the Pier, and the Casino offer discounts to diners with shopping receipts. Music, caroling & Casari Ranch "Charlie Brown Tree Give-Away.
Dec 2, 2017
Arena Theater
Community Film Festival
Our Changing World – Local and Global Issues Affecting our Communitypresented by ACORN Partners in Education - featuring three independent films at the Arena Theater focused on the topics of climate change, immigration and community solutions.

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