Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade

pack up some hot cocoa and cookies, and head down to Newport Beach to enjoy the Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade happening all this week! join over a million viewers as beautifully decorated yachts, boats, kayaks and canoes will sail along the harbor in the 104th Annual Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade. this year’s theme is “Surf, Sand and Santa!” and is sure to light up the eyes of you kiddies.

not only will the boats be decked out with lights and snow, the houses around Balboa Island too. what a wonderful evening it would be to ride the ferry across the peninsula and and walk around to view the beautiful lights.

wanna go? here’s the info…

Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade
Wednesday, December 19 to Sunday, December 23, 2012
6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. each evening
here is the parade route, so you can pick the spot where you want to view it according to time.

the parade will start off at Bay Island at 6:30 p.m. and finish at the same site at approximately 9:00 p.m. each evening.