Live Entertainment in Newport Beach

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort proudly presents Tunes at the Dunes, celebrating music and the explosive expression of humanity with our numerous concerts held throughout the year. Plan the perfect date night or evening out with friends and experience a lineup of legendary performances including Grammy-nominated Henry Kapono, ABBA Fab, Above & Beyond, Robin Schulz, G-Eazy and Richard Blade. Just imagine, music festival meets Newport Back Bay! Enjoy dinner and specialty cocktails before and during the show in Back Bay Bistro’s picturesque waterfront setting. Other live entertainments include Comedy on the Bay, Movies on the Beach, and much more.


Host Your Event

Amplify your event by hosting your concert or live event right on the beach, with a team of full-service production and sound. Newport Dunes offers 50,000 square feet of event space, with a variety of indoor and outdoor venues to host events as intimate as a VIP party to extravagant as a music festival. The beauty of the Back Bay makes an amazing backdrop for your event, whether the event includes music, fashion show, comedy acts, award shows, film festivals or food & wine tasting. Learn more by calling (949) 729-3800 or email

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Live Events

29th Annual Lighting of the Bay

November 30 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Flashback Heart Attack – NYE Celebration

12/31/2019 @ 7:00 pm - 01/01/2020 @ 1:30 am

Illusion New Years Eve

12/31/2019 @ 7:30 pm - 01/01/2020 @ 1:30 am