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Event Calendar

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

From Friday, May 27, 2022 to Monday, May 30, 2022 May 27, 2022 May 30, 2022 Terranea Resort

Kickoff the summer season with a variety of sunshine-filled celebrations along the sparkling Southern California coastline! Join us Memorial Day Weekend for extraordinary experiences, one-of-a-kind offerings, specialty menus, luxury accommodations, and endless amounts of ocean breezes.


Take in Pacific Ocean views and order specialty menu items at the Lobby Bar & Terrace, including grilled Tri Tip steak sandwich on ciabatta bread. Sip on a themed red, white and blue cocktail or try a vanilla orange scented flan for dessert.

Savor an inventive menu at bashi including hoisin BBQ ribs, chicken karaage featuring Japanese style fried chicken, and specialty cocktail, “Smokescreen” featuring mescal, giffard strawberry and lime or a “Sake Spritz” with rose wine, elderflower, grapefruit bitters and sparkling sake.

Discover themed desserts available at sea beans, including red and white short bread cookies and a red, white, and blue Chantilly trifle with all your favorite fixings.

Dine at catalina kitchen throughout the weekend, featuring a four-course menu including Southern cornbread muffins with farm vegetables, BBQ pulled pork, baked mac and cheese with crispy onions and grilled peach arugula salad. For the main course, choose from smoked pork ribs with Jack Daniels BBQ sauce, baked beans and coleslaw or grilled Meyer lemon marinated swordfish with summer succotash. For dessert, savor our gluten free chocolate fudge pecan brownie with caramel Chantilly and decadent chocolate dripped strawberries.  

On May 30, experience a decadent Memorial Day dinner menu at mar’sel, featuring a wild rocket, blood orange, brie cheese and pomegranate salad, avocado and truffle deviled eggs and an Australian Frenched lamb rack with a creamy morel and peas on a bed of fennel and carrot puree.

Throughout the weekend, grab a cold beer on tap and dine at Nelson’s! Enjoy beef ribs with Whiskey BBQ sauce, cole­slaw, tater tots and chocolate fudge raspberry and Chantilly cream truffle for dessert.

Resort guests can also order In-Room Dining specials all weekend long, including the chimichurri grilled tri tip featuring jalapeno chimichurri, crispy fingerling potato and sautéed broccolini. For dessert, enjoy our vanilla orange scented flan topped with raspberry and blueberry Chantilly cream. Sip on specialty cocktails including our Whiskey Sour or Manhattan.


Experience intimate concerts in our Lobby Lounge - from 7 - 11pm, showcasing a variety of lively performances Memorial Day Weekend, featuring:

Friday, May 27 - Olivia Pucci

Saturday, May 28 - Beale Street Boogie Dueling Pianos

Sunday, May 29 - Hugo Fernandes

Live music and epic sunsets return this Memorial Day Weekend at the Nelson’s Sound Series! From 7 - 11pm, enjoy local craft beers, gourmet creations, and live performances, featuring:

Friday, May 27 - 80-DO

Saturday, May 28 - Wais

Sunday, May 29 - Reverend Doctor


Sound Series Cabana includes preferred seating for six, exclusive Sound Bites menu selections, and dedicated server.

From 1 - 5pm, lounge poolside at cielo point (21+) and enjoy summer drinks and beats - including refreshing cocktails from the Tanteo margarita cart, accompanied by DJ-selected sounds of summer. Exclusively available to resort guests. Lineup featuring:

Saturday, May 28 - Killer B

Sunday, May 29 - Ricky Rocks



Cheers! Visit the Veuve Clicquot Camper for a champagne toast - located outside of Nelson’s all weekend long from Noon - 5pm.

On May 27, savor s'mores at our Resort Pool fire pits from 7 - 8pm! Exclusively for resort guests.

On May 28, be mystified as renowned magician David Groves dazzles resort guests along the Resort Pool's game center! Showtimes: 1pm & 3pm. Exclusively for resort guests.

In the evening, catch Disney's Finding Nemo under the stars! Join us poolside for outdoor movie magic, with light refreshments and snacks available for purchase. Showtime: 8 - 10pm.