Marina Classes are free to CVM tenants and members of CG Auxiliary and US Power Squadron. For all others there is a $10 fee.
For more information call the Marina Office at 619-691-1860.
FRIDAY MORNING CLASSES ONGOING
Bring your own laptop. Instructor: Don Johnson
SATURDAY MORNING CLASSES
Sat, April 1
Introduction to boating, boating laws, rules of the road, safety equipment, navigational aids, buoys, and beacons, are just a couple of the topics that will be covered. Don't miss this informative boating presentation. Bill Anderson US Coast Guard Auxiliary
Sat-Sun , April 8-9
9 am - 3 pm each day
Fee $50/$55 for couples sharing materials - limited seating so sign up now. Navagation has changed since the old days, but it doesn't hurt to learn the old ways when the electronics go out. Knowing how to navigate the traditional way with dividers, parallel rulers, and a compass could make the difference between surival and a catastrophe disaster. The fee includes Coast Guard Hand Book, and charts. Presented by Instructor Bill Anderson U.S. Coast Guard Auxilary 114. For more information call 619-922-0231.
Sat, April 15
Rick Krug from The Boat Medic
Rick will have his new OZONE TECHNOLOGY MACHINE. He will demonstrate how it will get rid of and eliminate mold and mildew, head odors, pet odors, fish odors, smoking odors, fuel and bilge odors, just to name a few. With all the rain we had this winter, your boat could have mold, and Rick can show you how quickly they can test the mold levels in your boat. Don't miss this session as it could save you a lot of aggravation.
Sat, April 29
On-Board First Aid and Medicine for Boaters
Join Skip Randall our on-site retired Physician Assistant. He can show you what you need in your medical bag. Overview of what could happen on the water and what you can do about the emergency.
GO GREEN, GO CLEAN, GO BIKE
Saturday, April 8
This is Chula Vista's Earth Fair. The event promotes sustainability, and there will be booths with local vendors, discounted LED lights for sale, and local artists with their repurposed products.
Food trucks, Living Coast Discovery, Fun & Games, Free Bicycle Check Up, Yoga Classes on the Bay, Mini Massages, Healthy Living Info, Grocery Bag Exchange, and Free Oil Change Kits, This event is sponsored by the Port of San Diego.
RED BULL AIR RACES
Sat-Sun, April 15-16
On the Bay between Coronado & Seaport Village
Coming back to San Diego, for the first time since 2009 - make a day out of it!
CHULA VISTA MARITIME WEEK
Mariner Days, Marina Open House & Tall Ship Tours, will be in Front of the Schooner Bill of Rights Tall Ship, located at the Chula Vista Harbor. This includes classes, seminars and workshops, Boat Building and Seamanship. For more information please call Susan at 619-917-0974.
APRIL IN PARIS ART SHOW
6th Annual Juried Art Show 11 am to 4 pm, Arts & Crafts on the Waterfront, Artist reception 4 pm Sunday April 23rd. Sponsored by South Bayfront Artists and Chula Vista Art Guild. For additional information or Artist entry, go to www.SoBArts.org or call 619-500-2419.
SPRING HAS SPRUNG MARINE GEAR SWAP MEET
Saturday, May 6 • 7 am - Noon
Get the best deals at Chula Vista Marina for our Spring Marine Gear Swap Meet. There are hundreds of vendors, and thousands of good deals; shop the Sunbrella man, the rope & line man, and the tool & hat man. You will always find anchors, fishing and survivor gear. Bring your fire extinguisher and have it re-charged on site.
Music, tamales and tacos will be the order of the day. One space is available to all CVM tenants at no charge. All others: Used items $15 and new vendors $30. For additional information call 619-691-1860.
January 14 - George Strait Tribute and Cowboy Hat raffle - George James will be here to entertain us with the musical styling of George Strait. Please join us at the Sunset Pavilion from 2:30 to 4:30 pm, as it’s sure to be a great show. Everyone wearing a cowboy hat will be entered into a raffle for a free dinner for 2 at the Galley at the Marina
February 5 - Super Bowl Game & Guacamole Contest - Enjoy fellow fans and watch the game on our big screen TV in the Poolside Room or, for a smaller crowd, at the Marina Room. Root for your team, free hot dogs and enjoy the different Guacamole Styles.
February 18 - Concert on the Green, Tribute to the Rat Pack - WHAT IF YOU COULD BE ENTERTAINED BY legends like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elvis Presley, Louis Armstrong, Tony Bennett and Johnny Mathis – ALL FROM THE SAME STAGE? Well then you won’t want to miss Danny Jacobson, Music legends impressionist known as the Man of 200 Voices. 1 to 3 pm in the Sunset Pavilion.
Saturday April 17 - Join us for a FOAM PARTY, 2 pm. A full week of Games, Movies and Different Kids Activities all Easter week ending with our Kidfest and Easter Egg-stravaganza.
April 17-23 - April in Paris Art Show and Maritime Week - Lots of activities held at the Tall Ship Bill of Rights at our Marina all week. The finale with be the April in Paris Art Show, an all-day event sponsored by the South Bayfront Artists with complimentary Wine, Cheese and Crackers. Come and enjoy some of our local artists.
May 6 - Marine Gear Swap Meet - Our very own Marina hosts this local favorite crowd pleaser. Shop 'til you drop and discover many unique marine treasures any sane boater can’t do without. Taco Man tacos, Galley breakfast, music, and fair-like atmosphere makes this a must see—and admission is free. 7 am-noon.
May 18 - Bike to Work Day
May 27 - Concert on the Green with one of our top favorite bands, Jerry and Stars on the Water.
June 2 - Hobie Classic - This is the 44th Hobie Classis, a 2-day regatta right off the beach in front of the RV Resort. Free event followed by a dinner dance held Saturday night in the Sunset Pavilion (nominal dinner fee by event producers).
July 1, Saturday - Come prepared for a Zydeco Mardi Gras Party with the infamous “Bayou Brothers” setting the stage for some great music.
July 2, Sunday - join us for an old fashioned Wienie Roast followed by THE LIGHTED BIKE PARADE.
July 3, Monday will be a family picnic with a magic show for the kids, free popcorn and snow cones along with the Surf Obstacle Course. There will be something to do for everyone.
August 5 - Boater's Annual It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere Party - This is our 6th Annual It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere party from 5-8 pm. Mark Wood and the Parrot Heads are back by popular demand, so bring your dancing flip flops. The party will be potluck for sides and desserts, and the Marina will be serving up the main dish.
September 2 – Join us at the Sunset Pavilion as we welcome back by popular demand Calico Ridge aka “Alias” as we enjoy the afternoon with a variety of music hits that is guaranteed to please everyone.
September 3 - Don’t miss the fun at our FOAM PARTY located at the Sunset Pavilion along with free hot dogs, popcorn and snow cones. Join us afterwards as we compete for the largest Musical Chairs Game ever. Kids and adults alike are welcome to join in fast pace exciting game.
October 7 - Baja-Ha-Ha Marine Gear Swap Meet - This is the last Swap Meet of the year so don’t let this date get away from you. Meet world cruisers of a different sort and learn about their planned coastal cruising adventures. The hours are from 7am-noon. Taco Man tacos, Galley breakfast, music, and fair-like atmosphere makes this a must see—and admission is free.
Beat the Heat with poolside tropical music as we celebrate Columbus Day around the pool. Bring your chairs or sit with your feet in the water as we listen to sound of the islands with the beautiful steel drum while sipping on a cool refreshing drink. Steel Drums of San Diego with Pat Burke is known throughout San Diego as the best ever.
November 23 - Thanksgiving Potluck - Share the joys of the season at our Turkey Potluck from 3-5 pm. The Resort will provide the Turkey and Gravy, guests bring a potluck to fill in the rest of dinner.
November 24 - Light the Harbor - This is a beautiful ceremony and the official start of the Christmas season. Join us at sunset for our Annual Light Festival when we flip the switch to turn on all the Christmas lights in the Marina and Resort. It is a sight to behold. Warm cider will be served.
December 9 - Annual RV Resort's Winter Wonderland - Grab the kids and a mug of cocoa and walk the RV Candy Cane Lane of beautifully decorated RV’s followed by our legendary Chocolate Extravaganza.