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Welcome to the official website of The Original Murrieta Lobster Festival. The Annual 2016 Original Lobster Festival will be held October 7-9, at Town Square Park in Murrieta, California.

You won't want to miss this event.

The Lobsters Are Coming!

Friday, October 7th — 5 PM - 11 PM
Saturday, October 8th — 12 NOON - 11 PM
Sunday, October 9th — 12 NOON - 10 PM
(Times are subject to change without notice.)


GENERAL ADMISSION includes: Live Entertainment, FREE Souvenir E-Photo, Seating, Children’s Stage (Sat./Sun.), Inflatable Bounces, Dance Floor and Lessons and Live Sports Tent. Gus Flamingo Comedy Magic Show Fri. and Sat. Night.

The festival has a giant food court with a variety of items non-lobster related, carnival games, petting zoo (on Sunday), 22 5D RIDES (3D visuals, motion chairs, sound and special effects), beach bars, arts & craft booths, face painting and more for you to explore.


Gus Flamingo Comedy Magic Show


FRI. 5-9 PM SHOWTIMES: 5:30 PM • 7 PM • 8:15 PM
SAT. 6:30 PM-10 PM SHOWTIMES: 6:45 PM • 8 PM • 9:30 PM

An evening of slippery shenanigans and well oiled humor. Gus has been performing magic and comedy most of his adult life, adding comedy hypnosis along the way just for kicks! As seen at OC Fair, Magic Castle and other places around the world.

5D RIDES - 22 5D Rides to choose from...FRI-SUN.
3D Visuals, Motion Chairs, Sound and Special Effects

5D RIDES - Venture into New Dimensions - 22 unique simulated 5D RIDES that stimulates your senses (actual water, fog, lightening, etc.) while moving to give you a mind blowing real-life entertainment experience.


FREE Souvenir E-Picture!

Souvenir E-Photo Booth

E-Photo Souvenir Booth Hours
Friday, October 7th — 5 PM - 10 PM
Saturday, October 8th — 12 NOON - 10 PM
Sunday, October 9th — 12 NOON - 8 PM
(Times are subject to change without notice.)

WE GOT GAME — LIVE SPORTS TENT Watch your favorite sporting event on our TV Wall while you dine and drink at the Original Murrieta Lobster Festival! Catch all your college and professional sports action. Experience firsthand the highest-quality picture and heart-pounding sports action like never before.

The Original Murrieta Lobster Festival has become a tradition to over thousands of festival goers annually. We combine local popular artists, Swing, R&B/Motown, Decades 70s/80s Dance Bands, tons of Fresh Live Maine Lobsters steamed in the World’s Largest Cooker prepared and served by a Master Chef for that mouth watering taste, giant food court, children’s area, dance floor, two stages and beach bars to create the largest Lobster Festival outside of Maine, right here in Southern California.

The Murrieta Lobster Festival
honors our Military personnel!

All United States active military personnel (includes Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists) receive FREE General Admission* to the Murrieta Lobster Festival!

*You must present valid military I.D. at the Ticket Box Office to receive Free General Admission. No purchase is necessary to receive Free General Admission. This offer does not include Lobster Feast (sold separately). Additional tickets may be purchased online or at the Ticket Box Office onsite.

Come for the Feast and Make a Day of it.
Fun! Fun! Fun!

Live entertainment and activities for all ages, arts and crafts booths, Ribs, Chicken, Jamaican, Chinese, Thai and other international foods and desserts, adult beverages: Beer, Wine, Liquor drinks — “Screaming Lobster“ and Margaritas, and of course, LOBSTER. Lots and lots of Lobster flown in fresh daily.

See you there!