Venue Details

229 Star Starred
Newport Landing Cruises
Departs from Newport Landing 309 Palm Street Suite A Newport Beach, CA 92661
949-675-0551
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Gloria Lopez-Hicks
Several eateries at all prices around wharf. We lunched at iconic Harborside with full view of harbor, before 5.30pm cruise.
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Gloria Lopez-Hicks
The weather was Just cool, no wind.. I wore >..But wear jacket or lite coat.
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Reviews & Ratings

23 ratings
3.3 average rating
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25 reviews
14 stars
attended Dec 19 2010

I can't blame the event for the rain which made the whole experience super horrible, but even without the rain, this was basically a scam. This made is sound like you'd actually get to see the boats that would be in the boat parade before they...continued

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5 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

I actually did not attend the 4:30p we were super late and put on waiting list for 10p. When we got there the staff was super friendly and gave us our tickets with no questions asked. We actually liked the later time since not that many people...continued

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11 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 14 2011

The 4:30 1 hour trip was a good choice--although we did not depart until 4:45 and returned at 6:00. It was still daylight and we could watch the changing light as the sun went down and observe the houses being transformed as their festive...continued

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Website

http://www.christmasparadeboats.com/pre_and_post_parade_cruises.html

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Click here for links to info about the Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade of Lights.

Description

Departing each night of the Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade Of Lights, Newport Landing’s pre-parade cruise is a great way to view all ships in full decor as they prepare for the parade, as well as many of the estates competing in the Ring of Lights competition. Pre-Parade Holiday Cruises depart at 4:30pm returning at 5:30pm. And with the parade passing by just after 6:00pm each night this allows for viewing the Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade of Lights from shore shortly after returning.