NEWPORT CHANNEL INN is the perfect base for your vacation adventure. The glistening waters of Newport Harbor, the Balboa Fun Zone, Catalina Island ferry, harbor cruises, boat rentals, Balboa Island, bicycling, kayaking, sport fishing, whale watching, golf, world-class dining, entertainment and shopping, and our famous sandy beaches are but a few of Newport Beach's many offerings!
4th of July in Newport Beach
activities are happening on the Fourth of July!
Just up PCH
from the Newport Channel Inn, the 108th annual Huntington Beach 4th
of July Parade will have over 35,000 people lining the Main Street parade route
from 10 a.m. to noon. Grand Marshal of
the parade is Patrick Warburton from the CBS TV series “Rules of Engagement”. The Pier Plaza Festival will continue from 10
a.m. to 9 p.m. when the grand finale “Fireworks over the Ocean” will light up
the sky at the pier.
Legion’s patriotically decorated “Old Glory Boat Parade” will cruise Newport
Harbor at 1 p.m.
An event for
families, the West Newport “Bike & Dog Parade” begins at 9 a.m. at the 38th
Street Park on the Newport Peninsula and ends at the 44th Street
Channel Place Park, with a festival to follow until 11:30 a.m. There will be arts and crafts, carnival
games, giant slides, and bouncers for the kids.
Beach “Independence Day on the Bay” celebration at the Newport Dunes Park, with
the “The Bangles” as the headliner band, will begin with the park gates opening
at 7 a.m. The Beer Gardens open at 11
a.m. and the bands start playing at 11:15 and continue all day with The Bangles
on stage at 7:15 p.m. Admission to the
concert area is $20 per person for walk-ins.
Parking is $60 per car and includes free admission for all occupants to
the concert area. If you plan to park,
get there early to snag a parking place!
The Dunes Park celebration continues on July 5th when the
Beer Gardens open at 3 p.m. with tribute bands performing at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.,
and a food truck competition throughout the afternoon.
A squadron of
United States Marine helicopters is scheduled to perform a flyover along the coast. Keep an eye to the sky around 7 p.m.!
Beach Star-Spangled “Fireworks over the Bay” at the Newport Dunes Park begins
at 9:00 p.m. Walk-in admission to the
Dunes Park to enjoy the fireworks is free.
Channel Inn has a limited number of rooms still available for July 3 and
4. Room reservations may be made by calling
the Newport Channel Inn at 949 642-3030 or booking online at www.newportchannelinn.com.
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