Parade of Lights and Winter Wonderland
free at the Harbor
The Ventura Harbor Village is wild with excitement over the 36th Annual
Ventura Harbor Boat Parade of Lights & Fireworks, Friday and
Saturday, December 14 & 15, at 7 pm and Winter Wonderland &
Holiday Marketplace on Saturday, December 15 from 1- 5 pm. Decorated
boats and holiday décor throughout the Harbor kick off this year’s
“Jingle Jungle” theme!
The two-day celebration features a Parade of Lights Carnival on the
Ventura Harbor Village Main Lawn, visits by Santa & Mrs. Claus for
last minutes gift requests at the
Carousel Stage and delicious harbor-front dining. A
fireworks display lights up the night following the Parade of Lights
each evening with Santa and his sleigh crossing the sky on Saturday
evening courtesy of Aspen Helicopters.
There will be visits with Santa & Mrs. Claus and their live baby,
Victorian carolers, toy soldier band, faux snowfall, craft stations,
holiday characters, and boutique shopping . Savor seaside at this free
event and explore the 15 local boutiques for holiday finds. Harbor
restaurants are overflowing with good cheer for lunch and dinner.
At the Parade of Lights stop by the Ventura Harbor Village booth to get
a pair of 3D glasses to watch the fireworks display.
Admission to the Parade of Lights and the Winter Wonderland &
Holiday Marketplace on December 15 is free. Parking is free in Ventura
Harbor Village and along Spinnaker Drive. Arrive early for best parking
and shopping throughout the Harbor Village.
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