For more information call the Marina Office at 619-691-1860
SATURDAY MORNING CLASSES
Saturday, January 5 | 9 am-5 pm
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 all types of boats, trailering, navigation, boat handling, boating problems, safe boating, hunting, fishing and water skiing, and much more. This is an 8-hour class and the fee is $35. There is limited seating so sign up early. The class is approved for CA Boater Card. Instructor Bill Anderson U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. (619) 922-0231.
Weekend Navigator Course
Saturday-Sunday, January 19-20 | 9 am-3 pm each day
The basic portion of the weekend navigator class is designed to teach the student the rudiments of navigation by using GPS, and to have the backup skills of navigation using charts, navigation plotting tools and dead reckoning. The intent is to provide the student with a solid foundation with emphasis on technique and not blind reliance on electronics. GPS will be mentioned and discussed as it relates to plotting waypoints etc. The advanced portion of the course covers the use of GPS and other electronic devices in more technical detail as well as some more sophisticated traditional navigation skills as backups. This is a 2-day class from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, the fee is $50 for one person or $60 for a couple sharing materials. There is limited seating available so please contact instructor Bill Anderson to sign up (619) 922-0231.
Port of San Diego Storm Water Inspection Preparation Class
Saturday, January 12 | 9-11 am
Class instructed by Dockmaster Robert Zimmerman. We will review materials about the upcoming Port storm water inspection, which will be happening sometime between January and March of 2019. We will go over the best practices for storing hazardous materials on the vessel and what items are prohibited to be on the dock fingers and vessels as well as the dock boxes. The Port does the inspection yearly to ensure the business and the tenants are using the best management practices to avoid accidental discharges into the Bay. I will have a Q and A as well to make sure all your questions about the inspection are answered.
2019 San Diego Sunroad Boat Show | January 24-27
The boat show will feature new and pre-cruised sailboats and motor yachts at our in-water display. In addition to the tremendous boats, there will also be a plethora of marine vendors and electronics with the latest nautical products and services, boating seminars, as well as food and beverages for attendees to enjoy a day on the San Diego Bay. This event takes place on January 24th-27th at the Sunroad Marina on Harbor Island. The cost is $15 for adults and free for children 12 and under.
Saturday, January 13 - Join us for the first of our Concert on the Green as George James will be here to entertain us at the Sunset Pavilion from 4 to 6 pm - it’s sure to be a great show!
Sunday, February 4 - Super Bowl Game & Guacamole Contest - Enjoy fellow fans and watch the game on our big screen TV. Root for your team, munch on tortilla chips and hot dogs and enjoy the different Guacamole Styles.
Friday, February 9 - Winter Olympics Opening Ceremonies - Join us in the Courtyard to watch the ceremonies on the big screen TV. Join in with fans and watch the games on our big screen TV. Root for your favorite athletes and watch them compete for the gold medal.
Saturday, February 17 - Concert on the Green, Trade Winds - You won’t want to miss this fun-filled Concert on the Green. Local band Trade Winds will be entertaining us from 4-6 pm in the Sunset Pavilion.
Join us for a full week of Games, Movies and Different Kid’s Activities all week ending with our Kidfest and Easter Egg-stravagaza.
Saturday, May 5 - Marine Gear Swap Meet - Cinco de Mayo celebration. 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.
Friday, May 25 - Live music Friday in the Courtyard with George James at our Welcome Happy Hour.
Saturday, May 26 - You’ll want to join us for our late afternoon Concert on the Green with the Elm Street Band for some Classic Rock n’ Roll. They have been referred to as “The World's Greatest Garage/Surf Band” and were written up in the Long Beach Press-Telegram as “the soundtrack for the City of Long Beach, playing at events all over town.” The Elm Street Band has been performing for audiences all over Southern California since 1988. Check them out at www.elmstreetband.com and you’ll see their high energy and hear their great sounds. Bring your dancing shoes. Concert is 5pm – 8pm Saturday, 5/26 at the RV Sunset Pavilion. We are going to have the taco man and his crew all set up, so sit back relax, enjoy the music and even better - there is no need to cook dinner! The Concert is free to CVM tenants.
Saturday, June 2 - Hobie Classic - This is the 46th 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).
Join us for the July 4th Holiday Week and build Family Memories
Saturday, June 30 - Outdoor Movie in the Sunset Pavilion.
Sunday, July 1 - Old-fashioned family fun tournament of Giant Jenga in the Sunset Pavilion.
Monday, July 2 - Concert on the Green from 5-8 pm at the RV Sunset Pavilion. THE EAGLES EXPERIENCE" is a four piece Eagles tribute band from Southern California, where the Original Eagles formed. Band leader, DAVID LOGEMAN, has had a long career performing and recording with many of the biggest acts in classic rock including Frank Zappa, Three Dog Night, the Temptations, Bette Midler, and the Beach Boys. Along the way, David has met up with great singers who perform with members of the Eagles. David has partnered with Chris Farmer, who sings in the current band for Timothy B. Schmit, the bassist for the Eagles. David & Chris have formed "The Eagles Experience" which also includes singers from the bands of the Eagles guitarist, Don Felder, and also original Eagles member, Randy Meisner.
Wednesday, July 4 - We’ll start this day of celebration with a patriotic parade followed by a family picnic with free popcorn, snow cones and, of course, hot dogs.
Thursday, July 5 - Old-fashioned family fun tournament of Bear Pong in the Sunset Pavilion.
This is our 7th Annual It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere party with live entertainment by Mark Wood and the Parrot Heads. So bring your dancing flip flops and Parrot Hats and join your fellow boaters for some good times. Meet fellow boaters, make new friends, dance the early evening away, and just have fun. And don’t forget your Parrot Head ensemble as we will have a special prize for the best Parrot Head hat.
Saturday, September 1 – Concert on the Green with one of our top favorite bands.
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.
Saturday, October 6 - 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. The hours are from 7am-noon.
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 Jerry Gontang.
Saturday, November 10 - Veterans Day Dinner & Dance - Celebrate Veteran’s Day with a special salute to our Vietnam Veterans. We will serve up our now famous beef stew and cornbread for dinner along with a live musical concert beforehand put on by the “Trade Winds.” All proceeds for the evening will be donated to the Vietnam Veterans and their families and youth.
November 22 - 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 23 - 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 8 - The 17th 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.