Little River Whale Festival
Lodging Specials. Stay 3 nights, get the third night free, for the whole month of March at selected hotels
Friday, March 10, 5 PM
Sunset campfire at Van Damme State Beach. Whale trivia, camp songs and hot chocolate. Suggested donation $5.
Saturday, March 11, 11 AM
Docent led whale watching walk. Meet at pull out at Gordon Lane. Suggested donation $10.
Sunday, March 12, High Noon
Battle of the Bloody Mary's, sample and choose a winner. At Little River Inn. $75 ticket
Fort Bragg Whale Festival
March 18, 2023
Fort Bragg Whale Festival Downtown Wine Walk
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Admission is $50.00 in advance and $55.00 day of the event
Enjoy beautiful wines and hors
d'oeuvres from over a dozen
wineries from Mendocino County
while visiting our local shops and
quaint downtown area.
Rain or Shine
Whale watch from miles of beaches,
including along the coastal trail
in Fort Bragg.
Must be 21 years of age with
Westport Whale Festival
March 25, 2023
10 AM - 5 PM @ the Westport Headlands
Whale watching and whale talks. An exhibit of a jawbone and baleen from a 70 ft. Fin whale that washed ashore in Feb. 2007.
For children: games, a treasure hunt, face painting, coloring of ocean themes and a bouncy house.
Crafts and event merchandise for sale.
Live music, dancing and skits.
Beer, wine, cocoa and other non-alcoholic drinks available.
Clam chowder, vegetarian chili and cornbread, and an assortment of baked goods available.
Sponsored by the Westport Village Society.