2017 Schedule of Events
SUNDAY, SEP. 17, 10:00
Cabrillo Festival in Ensenada, Baja California, commemorating Cabrillo’s
arrival in Todos Santos Bay, 1542.
FRIDAY, SEP. 29, 3:30 PM
Commemorative Ceremony and Wreath Laying honoring Cabrillo will be at the Cabrillo National Monument located at 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive. The Keynote speaker will be a dignitary representing Spain.
FRIDAY, SEP. 29, 5:30 PM
Cabrillo Discovery Evening Social at Naval Base Point Loma (Harbor View Room). Hosted by Naval Base Point Loma and Sponsored by Cabrillo Civic Club #16 of San Diego and Portuguese American Social and Civic Club. To purchase tickets please call 619-221-8084 or 619-701-5107. Must RSVP by September 17 in order to be put on the list to enter the Base for the event- No Exceptions. Please have photo ID ready to enter the base.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 30, 11:00 AM — 4:00
Cabrillo Festival at Naval Base Point Loma, south end of Rosecrans Street. FREE ADMISSION. There will be music, dancing, children’s activities and foods of Native Americans, Mexico, Portugal and Spain. The keynote speaker will be from Spain. You will view a display of Kumeyaay hunting and fishing artifacts and visit a 16th Century Spanish soldiers living history encampment. Re-enactment of Cabrillo’s landing on Ballast Point begins at 1:00 PM. The San Salvador galleon will be used.