Tunes at the Dunes


Beachfront live entertainment series at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina.

Live Entertainment. Food Trucks. Full Bar.
Free Admission. Paid Parking.

On select summer holiday weekends, Newport Dunes is hosting beachfront festivities. Come enjoy food trucks, full bars, and live entertainment right on the calm waters of the Upper Newport Back Bay! Bring your beach chairs or floats and dance the night away at this family-friendly event. We have an awesome line-up of entertainment. Please read on for all the details, including parking information.

Tunes at the Dunes Schedule

Parking Information:

Holiday weekend parking rate of $35 flat applies on the following dates: May 25, 26, July 5, 6, August 31, September 1.

Parking on July 4th is $100 for reserved parking, $50 day-of (if available). 

Any dates not listed above, standard parking rates will apply ( Standard Parking Rates: 0-30 min, FREE; 30 min – 2 hours, $15; 2 – 5 hours, $20; 5 – 8 hours, $25; 8 – 24 hours, $30).

Holiday weekends can get busy, so we suggest arriving early.

Event Information:

Live entertainment begins at 5:00 pm, but come early and enjoy the beach, water activities, food trucks, and full bars during the day!

Food Trucks – 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm ( 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm on 7/4)

Full Bar (Beer, Wine & Cocktails) – 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm (12:00 pm – 9:00 pm on 7/4)

Moe B’s Munchies – Pizza, Burgers, Snacks, and Full Bar

Live Entertainment – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Movies on the Beach – Fridays and Saturdays in summer at dusk

inflatable water park fun

Inflatable Water Park

Jump in to the inflatable water park -our playground on the water. Open daily Memorial weekend through Labor Day 10 am - 6 pm. Book a one-hour session. Life jackets included. Kids 5 and up welcome.

family enjoying duffy boat

Duffy Boat Rentals

Cruise Newport Harbor in a 22-foot electric Duffy Boat. Spend hours on the water with family and friends. Seats up to 8 people.

rent kayaks at Newport Dunes water sports

Kayak, SUP & Pedal Boat Rentals

Get out on the water. Standup paddle boards, kayaks for one or two, or pedal boats for up to 4 people. Life jackets included. Spend a memorable time on the bay.

Tunes at the Dunes Map

Tunes At The Dunes Map

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