Awards Dinner and Auction

Join us for the Christmas Boat Parade Awards Dinner and Auction

The celebration doesn’t stop with the Parade!

Open to the public, the annual Awards Dinner and Auction gala honors the winners of the Christmas Boat Parade and Ring of Lights as well as raise funds for the following year’s parade. All award winners receive two complimentary tickets to the event to be held at the beautiful Island Hotel Newport Beach on Friday, January 26, 2018. Additionally, a special private Champagne Reception will be held for all winners.

Highlights of the evening include:

  • Cocktail Reception and Five-Star Dinner with Wine
  • Recognition of the Winners of the Parade and Ring of Lights
  • Incredible live and silent auctions featuring hundreds of unique items to choose from including: travel excursions, weekend getaways, fine dining, rare jewelry, art, hotel stays, and more!
  • Dancing

Individuals tickets are available for $125, which includes a 4-course dinner with wine. Table sponsorships are available for $1,500 for a table of 10 and include sponsor benefits, preferred table location, and more.

Private Champagne Winners Reception – 5pm

Auction begins – 6 pm

Donate to the Auction

Your business can support the parade and receive recognition by donating an item for the Christmas Boat Parade Awards Dinner and Auction.

By donating an item, your business will receive marketing exposure to nearly 400 attendees, including a listing in the official program, event signage, a thank you ad in the Daily Pilot, on the Christmas Boat Parade website and more, and help support this great holiday tradition.

Click the button below for a donation form or call 949-729-4400 for details.

Thank you to last year’s Auction Donors

Academy of Magical Arts, Inc.
Angels Baseball
Avila’s El Ranchito
Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club
Baja Sharkeez
Balboa Island Berries
Balboa Island Ferry, Inc.
Balboa Yacht Club
Best Chauffeured Worldwide
Best Life and Health Insurance Co.
Bleu Cotton Photography, Inc.
Blue Chip Yacht Services
BlueSea Care Services
Bluewater Grill
Bradford Portraits
Brown Rudnick LLP
California Inclusive Sailing
Campus JAX
Capt. Chandler Bell
Captain Newport
Casamagna Marriott Cancun Resort
Casamagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Catalina Flyer
Catalina Island Conservancy
Champagnes Bistro & Deli
Chick-fil-a Fashion Island
Chris Wynkoop
Coronado Island Marriott Resort and Newport beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Cucina Enoteca
Daily Pilot – LA Times
Davey’s Locker
Dazzling D’s Princess Productions
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
Dory Deli
Entitlement Advisors
Fairmont Banff Springs
Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and Fairmont Newport Beach
Fairmont San Jose
Fashion Island
Fight Club OC
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Fresh Brothers
Gaylord Opryland and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Girl Scouts of Orange County
Gondola Adventures Inc.
Gratitude Newport Beach
Hornblower Cruises & Events
Hotel Irvine
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa
Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa
In-N-Out Burger
Irvine Marriott
Island Hotel Newport Beach
Island Marine Fuel
Island Tales
JW Marriott Camelback Inn Scottsdale and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
JW Marriott Desert Springs Palm Desert and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
JW Marriott Los Angeles and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Kanantik Resort
Laguna Beach Portraits
Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa
Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa
Larson & Associates, CPAs
Lydon Dentistry
Magnolia Salon
Malarky’s Irish Pub
Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, LLC
Marconi Automotive Museum
Marriott Boston Copley Place and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Marriott New Orleans
Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Marriott Vacations Worldwide
Marriott Waikiki Beach Resort & Spa and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Marriott Wailea Beach Resort and Spa and the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa
Miller Family, LLP
Modo Mio
Muldoon’s Irish Pub
New York Marriott Marquis and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Newport Aquatic Center
Newport Beach Film Festival
Newport Beach Fire Department
Newport Beach Golf Shop
Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Newport Beach Police Department
Newport Channel Inn
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and Marina
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Office Depot
Orange County Flight Center
Orange County Plastic Surgery
Orangetheory Fitness
Pacific Symphony
Paul K. Watkins, APC
Pita Jungle
Prego Ristoranti
Priestley Family Chiropractic
PRP Wine International
Radisson Newport Beach
Red O Restaurant
Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Renaissance Long Beach Hotel and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Rose Hill Memorial Park & Mortuary
Rowley Portraiture
Royal Thai Massage & Day Spa.
Rush and Linda Hill
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
San Francisco Marriott Marquis and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
Schmitz & Associates
Sea Tow Newport Beach/LA
Sherman Library and Gardens
Stag Bar & Kitchen
Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars
Tesla
The Board Club
The Boat Tenders
The Bungalow
The Cannery
The Cosmopolitian of Las Vegas
The Kauai Marriott Resort and Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
The OC Nutritionist
The Pacific Club
The Resort at Pelican Hill
The Ritz Carlton
The Ritz Prime Seafood
The Tint Pros
Urban Kitchen Group
Waterfront Enterprises Incorporated
Westin South Coast Plaza
Whole Foods Market
Winston’s Crown Jewelers
Wynkoop & Accociates
Yoga Works