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Lighting of the Bay Opening Day

November 25 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and Marina on Friday, November 25th, as we celebrate the 32nd Annual Lighting of the Bay! Enjoy family activities, performances, festive concessions and photos with Santa. Kick-off the season around the beach campfire and immerse yourself in the holiday spirit.

Santa will inaugurate Lighting of the Bay at 6:00 p.m. Activities and performances will be from 4:00 pm to approximately 8:30 pm.

Located at Pavilion C. Parking is flat $10 fee. 

Schedule of Activities:

Holiday Food Concessions & Bar available for purchase 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Clam chowder, chili and churros. Festive drinks and full bar.

Photo Booth: 4:00 pm – 8:00pm

Activities: 4:00 pm-7:00 pm (or until supplies last). Stocking and Ornament decorating.

South California Holiday Brass 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

OC Song & Dance: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Santa Arrival & Lighting: 6:00 pm

Photo Op with Santa: 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

Holiday Movie on the Beach after lighting!


November 25
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Newport Dunes
1131 Back Bay Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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