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Newport Landing Cruises
Departs from Newport Landing 309 Palm Street Suite A Newport Beach, CA 92661
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3.6 / 5 Rated by 35 members
Review from Eric Wrye
50 events 30 reviews

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

reviewed Dec 19 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from musicstuff
33 events 16 reviews

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

reviewed Dec 14 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Gina Daniel
Red Velvet 21 events 5 reviews

A lovely PRE parade boat ride with sunset and views of homes decorated around the water. Few decorated boats seen for event should probably not be a decorated boat. It set up a different expectation. Still recommended.

reviewed Dec 21 2013 report as inappropriate
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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 4:15pm returning at 5:15pm. 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.

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