2015 Ring of Lights Winners Announced

Here are the winners for this year’s 107th Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade Ring of Lights Waterfront Home Decorating Contest. All winners will receive two free tickets to the Awards Dinner and Auction in January.


SWEEPSTAKES: Best Overall                                    

Phil and Mary Lyons

36 Harbor Island, Harbor Island



Shirley Pepys

526 S. Bay Front, Balboa Island              



Bill Uncapher

335 E. Bay Front, Balboa Island              


BEST THEME                                                                            

Donna DiBari

710 South Bay Front, Balboa Island


CHAIRMAN’S CHOICE                                                             

Robert and Christyne Olson

351 E. Bay Front, Balboa Island


BEST TRADITIONAL LIGHTS                                                 

Jim and Kathy Busby

111 E. Bay Front, Balboa Island


“GREEN” ENTRY AWARD:          

Chuck and Mary Brennan

800 Via Lido Nord, Lido Isle


PHOTOGRAPHER’S CHOICE:                                                            

Dennis and Patty Vitarelli

140 S. Bay Front, Balboa Island


HUMOR AND ORIGINALITY                                    

Marcy Cook

538 S. Bay Front Balboa Island


Rookie Award

Donna Kostland

321 E. Bay Front, Balboa Island


BEST ON LIDO                                                                          

John and Essie Bootsma

128 Via Lido Nord, Lido Isle


FOUNDER’S AWARD                                                               

Mr. & Mrs. Bruce Fabrizio

1407 Bayside Drive, Corona del Mar



DAILY PILOT AWARD                                                              

Kevin and Jeanne Lewand

343 E. Bay Front, Balboa Island


BEST YACHT CLUB                                                                             

Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club (BCYC)
1601 Bayside Dr, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625


HI TECH CHRISTMAS CHARM                                               

Jim and Peggy Rich

802 S. Bay Front, Balboa Island



Bill & Gay Wassall-Kelly

409 E. Edgewater, Balboa Peninsula


JUDGE’S AWARD – 1ST PLACE                                                  

Barry and Karen Meguiar

201 N. Bay Front, Balboa Island


JUDGE’S AWARD – 2ND PLACE                                                               

Geoffrey Wickett

309 E. Bay Front, Balboa Island