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Movies in the Park: June 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd 

The first four Fridays in June the City of Dana Point will be holding a Movie in the Park at Lantern Bay Park, 25111 Park Lantern Road. The movie will be starting at approximately 8pm or as soon as it is dark enough. Concessions will be available for purchase and the money will be donated to various non-profits. Popcorn is FREE at all the movies!

June 1st: 

Movie: The Lego Batman Movie

Non-profit: Palisades Elementary School

Lego Batman Movie

June 8th:


Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Non-profit: RH Dana Science & Technology Academy

Beauty and the Beast

June 15th

Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy

Non-profit: Just Like Me Foundation

Guardians of the Galaxy

June 22nd:

Movie: The Little Mermaid

Non-profit: SOS/PATHS Club of DHHS

The Little Mermaid


If you have any questions please call the Recreation Department at (949) 248-3530 or via email at recreation@danapoint.org.


4th of July Fireworks Show: July 4th @ 9pm

Every year the City of Dana Point hosts one of the best firework shows in Southern California. Gather the family and friends, look towards the skies over Doheny State Beach and experience this patriotic extravaganza. The fireworks are synchronized to a captivating musical score.

FREE buses will make round trips from Dana Hills High School to Dana Point Harbor from 10:00 am to 11:00 p.m. The show starts at 9:00 p.m., so be sure to arrive early to grab the best spot.

If you have any questions please feel free to call the Community Services Department at (949) 248-3530. 

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Summer of Music 2018

City of Dana Point Concerts in the Park Presented by the Doheny Blues Festival.

 Doheny Blues Festival A

2018 is the Summer of Music and the City of Dana Point is proud to announce the details for the 2018 Dana Point Summer Concerts! 

The Concerts are free! Be sure to bring a blanket or low-back beach chair. A Spirit Garden will be available to purchase alcoholic drinks with the proceeds benefiting the 5th Marine Regiment Support Group. BBQ food items will be for available for purchase and the proceeds will benefit the Dana Point Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9934. 

The Dana Point Trolley will be running and there is a stop near the concerts. To find the map and information regarding the Dana Point trolley schedule please click here.  

Limited parking will be available on sections of Stonehill Drive, Niguel Road and Pacific Coast Highway.

Summer of Music Logo Summer Concert Logo

Dana Point Summer Concert Series: July 15th, 22nd, 29th, August 5th, 12th

To find the information regarding the individual concerts please see below:

July 8th: "Summer of Love Concert" presented by the Dana Point Arts & Culture Commission

3pm-4pm: Papermoon Gypsys

Papermon Gypsys Photo

4:30-6pm: Iron Butterfly

Iron Butterfly

July 15th:

3pm-4pm: Dana Point Symphony

Dana Point Symphony Logo

4:30pm-6pm: Saturday Night Fever- The International Bee Gees Tribute

 Saturday Night Fever


July 22nd:

3pm-4pm: Small World Band

Small World 2

4:30pm-6pm: Bonfire- AC/DC Tribute



July 29th: 

3pm-4pm: The Reflexx

The Reflexx

4:30pm-6pm: David Brighton's Space Oddity- The Ultimate David Bowie Experience

David Brighton Space Oddity


August 5th:

3pm-4pm: Tricia Freeman Band

Tricia Freeman Band

4:30pm-6pm: Led ZepAgain

Led ZepAgain


August 12th: End of Summer Luau

3pm-4pm: The Curl Riders

The Curl Riders

4:30pm-6pm: Surf's Up- Beach Boys Tribute

Surf's Up

If you have any questions or need more information please contact the Community Services Department at (949) 248-3530 or via email at recreation@danapoint.org.




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