Balboa Island and Local Events
Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade
Wednesday December 14, 2016 - Sunday December 18, 2016
THE 26th ANNUAL BALBOA ISLAND ALL ISLAND GARAGE SALE
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
IN THE ALLEYS
FREE STARBUCKS COFFEE AT THE VILLAGE INN
VILLAGE INN WILL BE OPEN FOR BREAKFAST STARTING AT 7:00 AM
Mary Hardesty Realty Presents the Balboa Island Artwalk
Sunday, May, 2017
Beautiful Outdoor Art Show on Balboa Island, CA,
Over a Mile of Art & Live Music!
The Balboa Island Artwalk is the premier showcase for talented local artists and marks the start of the Island’s summer season. Celebrating its 21st Anniversary, the Artwalk will take place on Sunday, May 15th, 2016 from 9am to 5pm along the South Bayfront Promenade of Balboa Island. Admission is free.
This fine art show features 100 artists exhibiting paintings, fine jewelry, blown glass, sculpture, and photography. Spectators will enjoy live music throughout the day on five stages along the walk. Performing musicians include the Retros, Don Ross Duo, Garry Gould, Rick Sherman and Alan Remington, Jim Roberts, and Grant Peacock. Local restaurants will be open to serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The Balboa Island Artwalk is presented by Mary Hardesty Realty and sponsored by the Balboa Island Improvement Association.
Please visit http://www.balboaislandartwalk.info for additional information.
BALBOA ISLAND PARADE
Sunday June 4, 2017 (Always the First Sunday in June)
11 am - 2 pm
Balboa Island Bridge Closed 10:45 - 12:30
Fun, Food, Family
Parade begins at 11:00am-Party starts right after the parade is over!
An Island tradition filled with Children on Bikes, Island Dogs,
Decorated Golf Carts and Floats, Vintage Cars, Keystone Cops, Drill Teams,
Marching Bands, Local Dignitaries and much more!
Come for the parade and stay for the after party featuring music, dancing and a beer garden at the end of the parade in front of the VI!
So come on down to Marine Avenue and help us celebrate!
Bridge closes at 10:45 am, so get here early.
OLD GLORY BOAT PARADE, JULY 4 NEWPORT HARBOR
The American Legion 4th of July Boat Parade
California’s largest and one of the nation’s most well - established Patriotic boat parade, Newport Harbor Christmas Boat parade. The boat parade sees over 100+ vessels cruise through the harbor of Newport Beach, CA
When:: Tuesday, 4th of July, 2017
1 pm - 5 pm
Where: Newport Harbor/Balboa Island
American Legion Yacht Club
The parade will form at 12:30 off Collins Island (see Parade Map enclosed). The Harbor Patrol Fire Boat, followed by the VIP Boat, will lead the parade. The parade will begin promptly at 1300 (1:00 pm).
FIREWORKS AT THEDUNES
Tuesday July 4, 2017
STARTS AT DARK - 9:00 pm
VIEW ON BALBOA ISLAND FROM NORTH BAYFRONT!!!
The only Legal Fireworks in Newport Beach!!!
We love our houses here on Balboa Island and would prefer that they don’t burn down - so PLEASE don’t bring any fireworks to the Island - there is plenty to see at the Dunes!!!