California Dreaming Summer Beach Party

Thursdays | June 20 – August 29, 2019

California Dreaming is the beach party of the summer and is back just in time to celebrate warm nights at the Bahia Resort Hotel on Mission Bay. Watch the sunset with family and friends while enjoying the fresh clam bake and fiery BBQ on the sand with a cocktail in hand.

Then sit back for a live concert by The Mar Dels, performing a decades-long soundtrack of upbeat hits. Summer sounds will have everyone kicking off their sandals and digging their toes into the sand as they dance and reminisce of summers past.

Join us as we celebrate the essence of the Southern California lifestyle.

ALL Patrons Regardless of Age Must have A Ticket to Enter.

Hotel Guests Call (858) 488-0551

Program Schedule          

6:00 - 6:45 p.m.
Doors Open Greeting

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Cash Bar

6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Live Beach Party Music

6:45 - 8:00 p.m.
Clam Buffet and Entertainment

7:45 - 8:45 p.m.
Live Performance by The Mar Dels

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Beach Party Menu

Gather on the sands of Mission Bay for a delicious clam bake complete with steamed mussels and clams, red potatoes and corn on the cob. Continue your dining experience with summer favorites such as BBQ chicken, baked beans, sliced watermelon and a tempting dessert station.

Guests are welcomed with a mango pineapple margarita!

Steamed Mussels and Clams


Steamed Red Potatoes and Corn on the Cob
Carved Tri Tip with Chimichurri and Slider Buns

BBQ Chicken
Baked Beans

Macaroni Salad

Cole Slaw

Iceberg Salad with Tomatoes, Red Onion, Bacon and Bue Cheese

Sliced Watermelon
Apple Cobbler

Ice Cream

Cookies and Brownies

S’mores Pie
Iced Water and Tropical Iced Tea

Freshly Brewed Coffee and Decaffeinated Coffee on Station
  • Great Time and Amazing Views

    Beautiful spot on the bay with amazing views and a sprawling buffet. There was a special buffet table for kids and the artists painting faces were very talented. I especially loved the band, The Mar Dels, as well as the hula girls. It's the absolute perfect spot for families and a romantic, picturesque spot for couples.

    August 2018

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  • Fun, Family-Friendly Event

    We once again had a great time. It's a very family-friendly event with live music and entertainment. Our kids are foodies, so they go straight to the excellently prepared tri-tip with chimichurri sauce and the outstanding clam bake. Guests receive a very warm welcome by the always friendly and courteous Bahia staff.

    June 2018

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  • I'm still California Dreaming...

    Absolutely spectacular. We hosted a group of 75 adults and received raving reviews. The food was awesome and could suit any palate. This event is such a great deal for a large group: built-in entertainment, beautiful sunset and great food. I would highly recommend for any groups looking an authentic Southern California experience.

    August 2017

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