Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Sea World San Diego

Sea World San Diego

December 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

The ultimate boating experience with your family is a trip to Sea World in San Diego. With many shows, rides, exhibits, and animal interactions your day will be filled with plenty to do and see. It is a place for all ages, and anyone who enjoys seeing marine life up close and personal. Exhibits feature […]

San Diego Parade of Lights

San Diego Parade of Lights

July 17, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

About 100,000 people each year come together to celebrate the San Diego Parade of Lights. This year there will be two nights of parades on December 11th and 18th. The parades start at 5:00 pm and for more information on the route and much more click here. If you wish to be festive and want […]

Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade

Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade

July 17, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

This year will be the 108th Christmas Boat Parade in Newport Beach. Started over 100 years ago with Japanese lanterns and a gondola, the parade has been a fun and exciting event for all ages to enjoy each and every year. If you want to be included in the parade of fun, enter your boat […]

Ventura Harbor Parade of Lights

Ventura Harbor Parade of Lights

July 17, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Boaters and non-boaters can get together for the 40th annual Parade of Lights in the city of Ventura. Occurring in Ventura Harbor Village on December 16th and 17th at 6:30 pm. This free event is for all ages, and if you arrive early, attend the Winter Wonderland & Holiday Marketplace that has fun games and entertainment. […]

Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade

Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade

July 17, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Since 1963, people gather in Marina del Rey to celebrate the holiday boat parade. With only 100 boats in the marina when it first started and only 20 boats entered into the parade, it has come a long way since then. This year’s theme is Adventures by the Sea! Parade will be on Saturday, December […]

Lighthouse Oyster Bar and Grill

Lighthouse Oyster Bar and Grill

August 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Located in Oceanside Harbor, Lighthouse Oyster Bar and Grill is easy to spot among all the waterfront restaurants and shops — just look for the multi-story lighthouse at the end of the pier. The restaurant’s second floor location offers stunning views of the harbor from the roomy patio. If there is a wait for the […]

Don’t Do What I Did!

Don’t Do What I Did!

After earning my pleasure craft safety certification, I knew I required current navigational charts for each section of our upcoming boating adventure, so I purchased them along with a cruising guide, a good resource to have aboard. If you’re thinking I sound quite organized, think again. My lack of attention to detail was about to […]

Easy Maintenance

Easy Maintenance

July 14, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The bilge blower is one of the most important components on a boat. If your vessel has an inboard or inboard/outboard engine, you must run the blower before starting the engine to be sure the bilge is free of fumes. However, the blower may not be working properly even if it turns on. The vent […]

Easy Maintenance

Easy Maintenance

July 14, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The last thing you want is a vessel that won’t work when there’s a boatload of people waiting to spend the day on the water. Now’s the time to get to work on your boat — performing routine maintenance in the spring prevents problems in the summer. If you didn’t change the oil and filter […]