See the Holiday Lights

Experience Lighting of the Bay

Join us in celebrating Newport Dune’s 32nd annual Lighting of the Bay. Stroll the bay and savor the sights and sounds of the holidays. From November 25 – January 1 the Back Bay will glow from sunset until 11:30 pm with festive floating holiday lights.

Come to our grand opening event on Friday, November 25 with a special appearance by Santa Claus! Starts at 4:00 pm. with performances by Southern California Holiday Brass and OC Song & Dance. Join the stocking decorating craft of get your photo with Santa.

On Friday and Saturday nights, we’ll have cocktails and food available from Moe B’s Munchies beachfront grill for family picnics and bonfires on the beach.

Bring your family or significant other and roast s’mores around the fire as you experience the bay aglow and immerse yourself with the holiday spirit.

Holiday Trees

Opening November 22, our Christmas Tree lot with fresh, fragrant trees handpicked and delivered within 16 hours of being cut in Salem, Oregon. These are some of the finest trees available in Orange County. Hours will be 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., while supplies last. (Closed Thanksgiving Day)