If this is your first time to see the parade, a great place to view the parade is at the Fun Zone. Admission is FREE and there is plenty of nearby parking. Location Details.
Also, ExplorOcean will host a First Night Party on Wednesday, December 18 from 5:00-8:00 pm. Members: $10 or Non-Members $25. (Location is at 600 East Bay Ave., Newport Beach, CA 92661).
Enjoy an evening of food, hosted drinks, lights, all from the best view in town. Dinner begins at 6pm and boats parade by our patio at 6:35pm. Listen to music and participate in holiday crafts in our gallery.
They will also feature Five Nights of Boardwalk Bleachers!
Adult: $10 Child: $5 Kids under 3: Free
Purchase bleacher seating onsite only.