MAJOR ANNUAL EVENTS
Sunset Series Sailing Regatta
The California Yacht Club puts on this series of sailing races that take place Wednesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. Best viewing spots are at Fisherman’s Village and Burton Chace Park. April —September, 2024.View WebSite
Killer Shrimp Restaurant & Bar opens its parking lot to hot rod, classic car, and motorcycle displays. Free admission. Event takes place once monthly in June, July and August, 2024.View WebSite
Beach Eats Food Trucks
Head to the parking lot #11 (14101 Panay Way) on Thursdays in the summer for dinner by the sea. Food trucks serve up gourmet grub from 5 to 9 p.m. Free admission. May – October 2024.View WebSite
The Southern California Outrigger Racing Association hosts this canoe event on the first Saturday of June. Watch departures at Burton Chace Park or view the teams paddling the main channel en route to the ocean course. Saturday, June 1, 2024.
4th of July Fireworks
Marina del Rey’s waterfront fireworks show attracts spectators from throughout the Southland to Burton Chace Park, Fisherman’s Village, and local hotels and restaurants. Free admission. Thursday, July 4, 2024.View WebSite
Summer Concert Series
This music series offers symphonic and pop music concerts on alternating weeks. Burton Chace Park. Free admission. 2024 DATES TBA.
Old-Fashioned Day at the Park
View beautiful restored yachts from the 1920s-’50s and an array of vintage automobiles. Burton Chace Park. Free admission. July 2024View WebSite
Marina Movie Nights
Plan a date night at one of these outdoor film screenings at Burton Chace Park on select summer Saturdays. Free admission. 2024 DATES TBA.View WebSite
Marina Lights is a seasonal holiday light program at Burton Chace Park that runs nightly in December. Make a night of it with dinner at a waterfront restaurant, then stroll through the park to take in the holiday light displays. Free admission! Dec. 1-31 2024.
Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade
Thousands of spectators congregate in Fisherman’s Village and Burton Chace Park to watch lighted boats on parade in the main channel. A 5-minute fireworks display will kick off the parade at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday, December 14, 2024 at 6 p.m.—8 p.m. Click to view the flyer.
New Year’s Eve Celebration
Head to Fisherman’s Village or anywhere near the South Jetty to enjoy the annual fireworks display and countdown to the New Year with fireworks at 8:59 p.m. and again at 11:59 p.m. Click button for more details. Tuesday, December 31, 2024.