It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Newport Beach is transformed into a coastal winter wonderland with twinkling lights, festive displays and seasonal sips and shops around every corner. To get you in the jolly mood, we’ve rounded up the best dazzling holiday light displays in Newport Beach. Make sure to download the Holiday Pass to explore the Christmas Lights Trail and more seasonal happenings!
Enjoy a variety of spectacular light displays and entertainment during Night of 1000 Lights at Sherman Library and Gardens! Ooh and ahh your way through their famous technicolor light tunnel and do a boogie through their Disco Inferno. Only available select nights through December, make sure to buy your ticket soon because this event sells out every year!
Purchase Tickets: thesherman.org
Come see 40 LED trees and floats illuminate the bay at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina. A 30-year tradition, this event is free to public and is available every evening through Jan. 1st.
Ring of Lights on Balboa Island
It’s not the holidays in Newport Beach without a stroll around Balboa Island to admire the Ring of Lights! Bundle up and walk by more than two dozen extravagantly decorated waterfront homes on Balboa Island. From themed to animated, these homes compete in an annual competition to showcase their color and creativity.