San Diego Whale Festival is Sat., Jan. 25
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Big Bay Whale Festival to Showcase Embarcadero, Environment, & Ocean Life
Free Family-Style Entertainment and Activities at Port Pavilion
The 6th Annual San Diego Big Bay Whale Festival will be held at the Port Pavilion on the Broadway Pier on Saturday, January 25, 2014.
The free Whale Festival is a family community event offering a wide variety of interactive and hands on displays to spark the interest and imagination of any child including a walk-through gray whale, live sea creatures, free face painting, a kids art mural coloring project and a giant inflated obstacle course, a trackless train and two giant bounce houses. Enjoy live music on the "Whale of a stage" featuring returning festival favorite," James Gibson Band" and Jinnah Williams and "Moon Dog", from Phoenix, AZ. Crowds loved the past performances from "Flamenco with Roots" a colorful and passionate local youth dance group so they will appear again, this year on the main stage! Last year everyone was surprised with a SPLASH MOB of zombies performing Thriller by Michael Jackson! click to see video below.
During the month of January the USS Midway Museum and the Maritime Museum of San Diego will have Big Bay Whale Days admission specials and money saving coupons will be available for select Embarcadero merchants including Anthony’s Fish Grotto and Seaport Village. In addition, discounted Big Bay Whale Days cruises will be featured all month at Hornblower Cruises and Flagship Cruises. Whale watching season has become one of San Diego’s favorite times of the year. The Big Bay Whale Days and Whale Festival provide the community with the best place to learn about California gray whale ecology and conservation and find information about opportunities to interact with the whales safely and affordably.
Pictures: Above: MOON DOG, Bottom: Flamenco with Roots Dance Troupe (all appearing at Whale Festival)
Live music! 3 Bands "Whale of a stage" features:
Location: The Port Pavilion Located on Broadway Pier-
1000 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101