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
WEDNESDAY EVENING CLASSES
7-9 pm | Marina Room
Weds, November 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29
Boat Electric - Ongoing
Lots to talk about and cover. This is an ongoing Wednesday evening class. Topics include delivering power, engine starting, generating and storing power, electrical wiring, circuit breakers panels, magnetic influence, terminal fittings and just a ton of information. Feel free to drop in any time - Don Johnson Instructor.
SATURDAY MORNING CLASSES
Sat, November 7
About Boating Safety
This beginning boating class provides the knowledge needed to obtain a California Boater Card. This is a terrific class for new boat owners. Topics include types of boats, trailering, navigation, boat handling, boating problems, safe boating, hunting, fishing and water skiing and more. This is an 8-hour class, 9 am to 5 pm. Fee is $35. Limited seating so sign up now. Approved for CA Boater Card. Instructor Bill Anderson U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. 619-922-0231.
Sat, November 18
Suddenly in Command
Misfortunes occur in seconds, and you have the rest of your life to be grateful that you knew what to do because you were prepared. Don't miss this session! This is for crew and all your second and third mates to have a chance to learn what to do when accidents and misfortunes happen. Presented by Bill Anderson Flotilla 114.
Sat, November 25
Holiday weekend no class.
VETERANS DAY WEEKEND
Saturday, November 11 | 4:30-6:30 pm
Join us as we honor all our war veterans with an Old Fashioned Street Dance. We are blocking off Resort Way and the group Tradewinds will help us pay tribute to all our War Veterans. We'll be serving our world-famous Beef Stew and cornbread. Don't bring an empty pocket - because the proceeds for the night will be donated to the Veterans Association.
THANKSGIVING DAY POTLUCK
Thursday, November 23 | 3 pm
Turkeys are prepared for the guests who are staying with us on Thanksgiving Day. Come and join us as we'll be serving turkey and gravy in the Poolside Room at 3 pm. You'll want to remember to bring all the ingredients for one of your special dishes to share. All side dishes should serve 6-8 people. Please sign up at the RV Central Courtyard as we need to know how many turkeys we'll need to prepare.
LIGHT UP THE MARINA & RV RESORT CELEBRATION
Friday, November 24 | 4:30 pm
Help us observe the beginning of the Christmas Season at 4:30 pm at the Sunset Pavilion as we flip the switch for our Holiday Lights at the Marina and RV Resort. We'll have our favorite DJ George James playing music and even do a little Karaoke if you'd like. As always, the bar will be open.
WINTER WONDERLAND WEEKEND
Friday-Saturday, December 8-9
It is a sight that everyone must see at least once. The Resort transforms into a Winter Wonderland with RVs all decked out in their Holiday finest. There are lights everywhere, and I mean everywhere! The Happy Campers will be here for their 16th year! Their group of exuberant and gleeful people ensures that this is one of the best weekends of the year. Be sure to bring your holiday spirit!
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.