Season's Greetings from Balboa Bay Resort

Celebrate the Holidays along the Waterfront

Make Balboa Bay Resort your home for the holidays and delight in special holiday gatherings with friends and family. From a Thanksgiving family feast to Boat Parade viewing parties and meals, Christmas dinner, to our incredible New Year’s Eve dinner and concert celebration, the resort’s waterfront setting is the ideal location to embrace the season.

Upcoming Holiday Events

Newport Beach Holiday Events

Thanksgiving Dinner

Experience the rich tradition of Thanksgiving Dinner served in a relaxed ambiance along the waterfront. Enjoy a delicious coursed dinner with family and loved ones.

Thursday, November 23rd
1:30 – 5:30pm
Waterline Newport Beach
Adults $86 / Children $43*
*does not include tax and gratuity

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Resort Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

OCSA’s MONTAGE! brings you a high-energy performance featuring Santa and friends, live entertainment, and the lighting of our giant Christmas Tree! Complimentary admission with a donation of one new, unwrapped toy. Reservations not required.

Sunday, December 3rd
6 – 7pm
Free to the public

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109th Annual Newport Beach Boat Parade

Parade passes by our shore at approximately 8:30pm. Enjoy a delicious meal pre or post parade. Wednesday, December 13th – Sunday, December 17th
5 – 9pm
Waterline Newport Beach
Adults $75 / Children $33*
*does not include tax and gratuity

A&O Kitchen+Bar
$75 minimum per person

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Christmas Eve Dinner

Experience the rich tradition of Christmas Eve dinner with family and enjoy a delightful five-course intimate dinner amidst the views of the beautiful Newport Bay.
Sunday, December 24th
5 – 9pm
Adults $95 / Children $46*
*does not include tax and gratuity

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Christmas Day Dinner

Experience the rich tradition of Christmas Day dinner with family and enjoy a delightful five-course intimate dinner amidst the views of the beautiful Newport Bay.
Monday, December 25th
1:30 – 5:30pm
Adults $95 / Children $46*
*does not include tax and gratuity

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Boat Parade Viewing Room Package

Take in the parade from the best location along the water's edge. Book a standard or courtyard room and receive exclusive access to our Boat Parade Viewing Lawn that includes complimentary non-alcohol hot beverages and holiday cookies. Also includes a $20 Blend credit.

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Holiday Shop & Stay

Experience the ultimate shopper’s getaway this holiday season that includes a $50 gift certificate, $25 dining credit at Quattro caffé, valet parking and VIP passport to South Coast Plaza.

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