Annual Pirate Days Festival
Saturday & Sunday July 13-14, 1pm - 4pm
Set Yer Sails t' Ventura Harbor! Hide
yer gold and hide yer doubloons, as pirates
seek out treasures at the Ventura Aarghbor
Pirate Days offers free family
entertainment, while audiences
are captivated by such famous pirate re-enactors
as Captain Jack Sparrow and Captain Hook
and their crews of scallywags.
Pirate's Cove Marketplace abounds with precious
wares and Pirates for Hire crew engages
the crowds with daily pirate kid
and adult costume contests for
a coveted theme park ticket.
Shipwreck Cove comes to life with strolling
musicians, nautical knot
tying, Aarghbor Boat Tours,
photos with pirates, an
enchanted treasure hunt
for kids, and a whimsical Pet Pirate
Costume Contest held on Saturday
July 13 at 3 PM.
Festival goers seek out treasures to take
home as Village shops feature pirate merchandise,
pirate hats, swords, gifts, eye patches,
flags, & gear.
Purchases of $20 or more
at participating Ventura Harbor Village
boutique stores enters buyers for a chance
daily to win $100 in doubloons (gold dollar
Village galleries bustle with free
activities for wee ones and for
grog and grub, the Village restaurants offer
a variety of cuisine and live entertainment.
Admission, parking and shuttle buses
are free. Pirate Days shuttle parking
is located at Schooner Drive and Harbor
Blvd. or Schooner Drive and Anchors Way
Drive both Saturday and Sunday from Noon
- 5 PM.