PARKING AVAILABILITY Near Whale Festival. We like to recommend that you take the trolley and walk. We are 1 block from Santa Fe station.
NEW $10 parking on North side of
1) Corner of State & Cedar : 2 hrs. - $5.00; 12 hrs.- $7.00 until 5 pm; after 5 pm - $3.00
The San Diego Whale Festival FACTS AT A GLANCE:
Date: Sat., January 26, 2013 Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost: The Festive is FREE of Charge--All ages are welcome! Discounts are available for all waterfront businesses, just download "Discounts on Big Bay" on DEALS page.
Location: the Port Pavilion at the Broadway Pier, on the corner of Broadway & N. Harbor Drive, downtown San Diego, on the Embarcadero
Entertainment: James Gibson Band 11-12 noon, Moon Dog 12:15-1:30 Velvet Cafe 1:30-3pm
Special appearance: Flamenco with Roots Youth Dance Troupe at 11:00 a.m. Captain Sam Diego, and Birch Aquariums interactive Gray Whale.
FREE for the kids: Train rides, giant inflatable obstacle Course, face painting, give aways, Interactive Inflated GRAY whale from Birch Aquarium, tour the SEAL Tour boat and Old Town Trolley and Kyxy Prize wheel and meet Energy 103.7 FM. Visit over 50 Exhibitors!
Festival Food: there will be food, water, soda and other nonalcoholic beverages available for purchase on festival grounds.
Parking will be around the vicinity of Broadway St. and N. Harbor Drive, (see map for suggested paid lots). Participants are encouraged to ride Amtrak California Pacific Surfliner to participate in Big Bay Whale Days. The San Diego Santa Fe Depot is a short walk to the Whale Festival. For reservations visit www.amtrakcalifornia.com or call 1-800-USA-RAIL.
Restrooms: are available in Port Pavilion
Dogs: on leash are allowed
Sponsors: Port of San Diego and the San Diego Port Tenant Association members including the USS Midway, Hornblower Cruises & Events, Seaport Village, Maritime Museum of San Diego, Anthony's Fish Grotto, Flagship Cruises & Events, Old Town Trolley and IVIC, San Diego Tourism Authority, Next Level Sailing and Holiday Inn on the Bay Hotel.
For more information call 619-725-8853.