Independence Day on the Back Bay 2024

Beachfront Fireworks & Family Fun: Your Perfect Fourth of July at Newport Dunes!

Bring out the red, white, and blue on July 4, 2024, as we celebrate Independence Day on the Back Bay! Our annual celebration will bring you a day filled with live entertainment, activities, water sports, food trucks, full bars, and a special firework show co-sponsored by the City of Newport Beach.

Free admission & open to the public!

Paid Parking

Resort opens at 8:00 am

Fireworks show is at 9:00 pm

Food Trucks – 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Full Bars (Beer, Wine & Cocktails) – 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Inflatable Water Park  Reserve online – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (closes early to prepare for firework show)

Water Sports Rentals (Pedal Boats, Duffy Boats, SUPs, Kayaks) – Reserve online – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (closes early to prepare for firework show)

Moe B’s Munchies – 4th of July hours 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

Live Entertainment: Tunes at the Dunes – 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The Class will be playing oldies, classic rock and top 40’s hits from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm!

Firework Show co-sponsored by the City of Newport Beach – 9:00 pm

Parking Information:

On July 4, 2024, Newport Dunes’ Independence Day on the Bay celebration is $100 pre-paid reserved parking in our main paved lot (located off Jamboree & Back Bay Drive). Reserved parking will be available for purchase beginning at the end of May. 

Day-of parking will also be available for $50 in a further, unpaved lot (enter off Bayside Drive & Pacific Coast Highway). Day-of parking is on a first-come, first-served basis and fills up quickly. We recommend arriving early. 

Join us for Tunes at the Dunes all weekend long!

Fourth of July Map

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