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Join us for our historic 4th of July annual INDEPENDENCE DAY ON THE BAY celebration, with special music performances! Come early to set up your spot on the beach for the largest and most spectacular pyrotechnic fireworks show in Orange County, sponsored by the City of Newport Beach! Bring your beach chairs and umbrellas for a fun day in the sun with live entertainment, food trucks, and a full bar.

ADMISSION – Parking opens at 8 AM and is $100 per vehicle (no re-entry). Music and the City of Newport Beach Fireworks Extravaganza are free.

NO GRILLS OR BBQs – BBQs and grills of any kind are strictly prohibited on the beach, sand or grass. Violators will be fined $3000 and issued police citations, according to NBMC Section 11.08.060.

FAMILY FUN – We’ll have family fun available all day. Swim in the bay. Rent kayaks, electric bikes, stand-up paddleboards, and compete on our amazing inflatable Newport Dunes Water Park – the largest on the West coast! There’s a special section set aside for smaller children too 🙂

FOOD & BEVERAGES – We will have food trucks and onsite food available. There will be full bars and non-alcoholic beverages available all day. Sorry – No Outside Alcohol is allowed.

PYROTECHNIC FIREWORKS SHOW is sponsored by the City of Newport Beach and will start around 9 PM. Patriotic music will be synced to the show.

PETS – Please leave your pets at home. No dogs are allowed on the beach.