San Clemente Ocean Festival

San Clemente Ocean Festival

July 20-21, 2019

San Clemente Pier
San Clemente, CA
oceanfestival.org

FAMILY EVENTS

  • City Lifeguard Pancake Breakfast Saturday & Sunday, 7-11 a.m. Behind Marine Safety Headquarters (clock tower)
  • 26th Annual Woody Car Exhibit Saturday & Sunday, 8:30 a.m-2:45 p.m.
  • Ocean Art Show Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Family Beach Party & Free beach concert featuring MoonShine band, 6-8 p.m.
  • Sand Sculpting Competition Sunday, 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Teams of up to 10 people each (space available) can compete in the following categories: Castles and Things, Creatures, Family or Open on Sunday.
  • Great Rubber Duck Race Sunday, 4 p.m.
  • Fishing Derby (all ages) & Children's Fishing Clinic Saturday, 6:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Dolphin Dash Saturday, 7:30-8:45 a.m.
  • Groms Rule Surf Contest Saturday
  • Body Surfing Clinic Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

SPORTING EVENTS

  • SUP Surfing Championships
  • Lifeguard Competition: California lifesavers and ocean athletes compete for overall points and prize money in the San Clemente Ocean Festival Lifeguard Competition.
  • Surf Race
  • Rescue Relay
  • Surf Ski
  • National Doryman's Association #1
  • International Ironman
  • Paddle Board Rescue Relay
  • National Doryman's Association #2
  • 10'6" Paddleboard Sprint
  • Paddleboard Sprint
  • Paddleboard Rescue Relay International Ironman & American Ironman
  • Surf Ski Race - lifeguard spec.
  • Dory - NDA spec.
  • Dolphin Dash
  • Groms Rule Surf Contest
  • Biathlon (1K Swim/ 5K Run)
  • Open Ocean Paddle (Approximately 5.5 mile course)
  • The One Mile Ocean Swim
  • 5K Beach Run
  • Biathlon
  • One Mile Ocean Swim
  • Run - Swim - Run (200m, 300m, 200m)
  • Open Ocean Paddle
  • SUP Surf Sprint Race
  • Splash & Dash Relay (Runners 100m / Swimmers 300m)
  • Open Ocean Paddle SUP
  • 5K Beach Run: only event of its kind in Southern California. Participants get a chance to run or walk at the water's edge
  • Marine Raider Boat Challenge: Teams will race against each other to paddle out past the surf, broach (flip) the boat and paddle back ashore. Invitation Only

    GETTING THERE

    Free Parking & Shuttle from San Clemente High School - 700 Avenida Pico, SC 92672
    Saturday 6:30a.m. - 8:30p.m. Sunday 6:30a.m. - 5:30p.m. I-5 to Ave. Pico; go 1/4 mile inland to San Clemente High School on the right. Limited parking is available near the pier.

    Directions to San Clemente Pier: From I-5 Southbound, exit Avenida Palizada, turn right to El Camino Real, turn left to Avenida Del Mar, turn right and follow to beach. From I-5 Northbound, exit Presidio, turn left to El Camino Real, turn right to Avenida Del Mar, turn left and follow to beach.

    SATURDAY
    CHILDREN'S FISHING CLINIC provided by Dana Wharf Sportfishing & FISHING DERBY on the Pier
    6:30 a.m. Registration on the pie, clinic & derby - children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
    12:30 p.m. Judging & Prizes Awarded

    CITY LIFEGUARD PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    7:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
    4th Annual DOLPHIN DASH Kid's Beach Run (ages 12 and under)
    7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Registration/Check-In @ Children's Pavilion, South of Pier
    9 a.m. mile run for Ages 4-6
    9:20 a.m. mile run for Ages 7-9
    9:40 a.m. 1 mile run for Ages 10-12

    20th ANNUAL WOODY CAR EXHIBIT
    8:30 a.m. -2:45 p.m. Displayed on the Pier

    CALIFORNIA WATERMAN & WATERWOMAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    Main Competition Area-Northside of San Clemente Pier featuring:
    8 a.m. Event #1 Open Ocean Paddle - Surf Ski, Paddleboard & SUP
    10:45 a.m. Event #2 Surf Race
    11:05 a.m. Event #3 National Doryman Assoc. Race #1
    12:20 p.m. Event #4 Surf Ski Race
    12:50 p.m. Event #5 Paddleboard Sprint
    1:50 p.m. Event #6 National Doryman Assoc. Race #2
    2:20 p.m. Event #7 International Ironman
    3:20 p.m. Event #8 American Ironman
    3:50 p.m. Event #9 SUP Relay

    SURF RACE TO VICTORY SUPCross - sponsored by Victory Wetsuits
    Main Competition Area-Northside of San Clemente Pier
    8 a.m. Event #1 Open Ocean Paddle - Surf Ski, Paddleboard & SUP
    9:15 a.m. Round 1 Women's heat (1)
    9:30 a.m. Round 1 Women's heat (2)
    9:45 a.m. Round 1 Men's heat (1)
    10 a.m. Round 1 Men's heat (2)
    10:15 a.m. Round 1 Men's heat (3)
    10:35 a.m. Round 1 Men's heat (4)
    11:35 a.m. Round 2 Repechage Women's heat (1)
    11:50 a.m. Round 2 Repechage Men's heat (1)
    12:05 p.m. Round 2 Repechage Men's heat (2)
    1:20 p.m. Semis Semi Men's heat (1)
    1:35 p.m. Semis Semi Men's heat (2)
    2:50 p.m. Final Final Women's heat (1)
    3:05 p.m. Final Final Men's heat (1)
    OCEAN ART SHOW
    9 a.m. -6 p.m. in the park, overlooking the event

    FREE BODY BOARDING DEMOS - sponsored by Catch Surf
    9 a.m. -3 p.m. South of the Pier, next to Children's Pavilion

    FREE BODYSURFING CLINICS (Saturday only)
    9 a.m. -3 p.m.

    South of the Pier, next to Children's Pavilion - hosted by San Clemente Body Surfing Club

    CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES
    All day events: Face Painting, Carnival Games, * Discovery Science Center, and Ocean Institute
    8 a.m. Ticket sales begin for crafts, games and facepainting
    8 - 3 p.m. Arts & crafts, Discovery Science, Ocean Institute, game booths, face painting and relays
    10 - 11 a.m. Broadway Bound - performance
    11 - 12 p.m. Guillobel Brazillian Jiu Jitsu performance
    12 - 1 p.m. Hula Connection performance
    1 - 3 p.m.

    Rock the Autism - performances Special presentations throughout the day

    BEACH PARTY & FREE CONCERT
    5 - 7p.m. Dinners available through Fisherman's Restaurant
    6 - 8p.m. FREE beach concert featuring Flock of 80's - sponsored by Sheckler Foundation

     GROMS RULE Surf Contest (ages 14 and under)
    6 a.m. Registration/Check-In @ SURF Registration booth, North of Pier
    7 a.m. - 3 p.m. North of Pier

    SAND SCULPTURE TEAM COMPETITION
    6:30am Registration & Sculpting, South of Pier
    1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Judging/Viewing (depending on the tides)
    2 p.m. Awards - Immediately following Judging

    FISHING DERBY FOR ALL AGES ON THE PIER
    6:30am Registration (on the pier) & Derby - children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
    12:30 p.m. Judging and Prizes

    CITY LIFEGUARD PANCAKE BREAKFAST
    7:30a.m. - 11 am

    ANNUAL WOODY CAR EXHIBIT
    8:30a.m. - 2:45 p.m. Displayed on the Pier

    FREE BODY BOARDING DEMOS - sponsored by Catch Surf
    9 a.m. - 3 p.m. South of the Pier, next to Children's Pavilion
    OCEAN ART SHOW
    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. in the park, overlooking event
    CALIFORNIA WATERMAN & WATERWOMAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
    Main Competition Area-Northside of San Clemente Pier - featuring:
    8 a.m. Event #10 5K Beach Run/Walk
    9 a.m. Event #11 Biathlon (1K swim & 5K run)
    10 a.m. Event #12 SUP 3. 5 Mile Race (surf class under 12', 12'6", 14')
    12 p.m. Event #13 One Mile Ocean Swim
    1:15 p.m. Event #14 San Clemente WatermanChallenge
    2 p.m. Event #15 400MRun-400MSwim-400M Run
    2:30p.m. S.C. Marine Safety WATER RESCUE Demonstration
    3 p.m. Event #16 Splash & Dash
    CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES
    All day events: Face Painting, Carnival Games, Discovery Science Center, and *Ocean Institute booths
    8 am Ticket sales begin for crafts, games and facepainting
    8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Ocean Crafts, Games & Relays sponsored by SC Parks&Rec. Dept.
    9 a.m. - 10 am Mermaid Parade
    10 a.m. - 11 am
    Zumba with SC Gym - Interactive
    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Guillobel Brazillian JiuJitsu - performance
    12 p.m.-12:30 p.m. Mission Viejo Dance & Performing Arts - performance
    12:30 p.m. - 1 p.m. Yoga for Kids with Universal Yogis - interactive
    1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Gavyn Bailey - performance

    ANNUAL GREAT RUBBER DUCK RACE @ approx 4 p.m.
    Sponsor ducks are $5 each - GREAT PRIZES!!

    Event Schedule - Subject to Change: These events took place in previous years

    Day Before Event: Pre Registration for Beach Run/Walk will be available at Tamarack State Beach Parking 3-7pm.
    6 am - Run/Walk Registration at Tamarack State Beach
    7:40 - Warm Up to Zumba! at Tamarack
    8 - 5K Run starts and ends at Tamarack
    8 - Bands & Music on all 4 stages along beach ending at 3pm (schedule will be posted soon)
    8 - All booth participants will be set up and ready to be visited until 2pm
    8:15 - 5K Walk starts and ends at Tamarack
    9 - Under Water Sweep near Lifeguard Station 37
    9 - Archisand, Pro Sand Sculptors near Lifeguard Station 37
    9:30 - Beach Clean-Up until 4pm
    9:45 - Kids One Mile Fun Run starts at Tamarack and ends near Lifeguard Station 38
    10:15 -Winner Announcements at Lifeguard Station 38
    10:30 - Sporting events, clinics, and demos all along the one mile of beach until 3pm: Surfing and Surf Clinics - Lifeguard Stations 35 & 36, Kayaking - Lifeguard Station 37, Ultimate Frisbee & Beach Soccer - Lifeguard Stations 35 & 36, Kite Flying - Lifeguard Station 36, Volleyball - Lifeguard Station 38
    11 - Zumba clinic on stage at Lifeguard Station 37
    12pm -Pro Volleyball Tournament Lifeguard Station 38
    3pm - Event ends
    4pm - Beach Clean Up ends

    This event is co-sponsored by several organizations: Friends of Cardiff & Carlsbad State Beaches, the City of Carlsbad Beach Preservation Committee, and the Carlsbad Village Athletic Clubs (CVAClubs.com)

    Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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