Your COSTCO Membership card has great perks at Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, CA
Holiday Afternoon Tea in The Library
December 1st – 23rd, 2:00 pm and 4:30 pm
Enjoy a timeless English afternoon tradition with a holiday twist in the comfort of the Library – decorated for the holidays with the fireplace aglow. An assortment of finger sandwiches, scones and pastries will be served with a selection of fine teas. The Governor’s Tea also includes a glass of Champagne or Martinelli’s Sparkling Apple Cider.
Traditional Tea, $34.00*; Governor’s Tea, $39.00*.
*Tax and gratuity not included. A 48-hour cancellation policy of $25 per person will apply. Membership discount applies. Appropriate resort attire required. Denim is not acceptable.
Only the first seating is available during The Newport Beach Boat Parade (12/18 – 12/22)
Holiday Parade of Lights – 105th Annual Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade
December 18th – 22nd, 2013 – Begins at 6:30 pm and passes by the resort’s shore at approximately 7:50 pm
Recognized as a can’t-miss local event and now hailed as “one of the top ten holiday happenings in the nation” by The New York Times, the Boat Parade is truly a magical holiday tradition enjoyed annually by one and all right here at Balboa Bay Resort. We invite you to enjoy the parade as we offer the best venue for entertaining along the waterfront at First CabinRestaurant where a special Boat Parade three-course prix fixe menu will be available during two seatings (5:00pm & 8:00pm). Of course for the most ideal view, take in the parade from the comfort and privacy of your own bay front guest room.
For those who prefer a more casual atmosphere, Duke’s Place is the place to be. In additon to the great views of the parade from the terrace, enjoy the many adult beverages, regular menu and special Boat Parade themed food and beverages. A live DJ on Wednesday and live music on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings are the perfect accompaniment to the boat parade. Experience, entertain and delight in a million lights amidst the best view in town.
*Reservations for a guest room and First Cabin Restaurant are required for viewing the parade. Please call 949.630.4145 for restaurant reservations or more information.
Strolling Dickens Christmas Carolers
December 21st, 24th and 25th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
In the rich time-honored tradition of the holiday season, we are pleased to welcome a group of strolling carolers to delight one and all with beautiful harmonized Christmas carols.