The Best Places to See Holiday Lights in Newport Beach

Posted By : stavrosgroup on Nov 14, 2023

Christmas Light Displays
Holiday Lights at Newport Beach

The holiday season is a time for family, friends, and fun. And what better way to celebrate than by taking a stroll through one of Newport Beach’s many holiday light displays? From elaborate light shows to simple twinkling lights, there’s something for everyone in Newport Beach.

Here are a few of the best places to see holiday lights in Newport Beach:

Balboa Island

Balboa Island is a charming island community in Newport Beach that is known for its beautiful homes and festive holiday decorations. Stroll down Marine Avenue and admire the twinkling lights on the homes and shops. Be sure to stop by the Balboa Island Museum to see their annual holiday exhibit.

Large Newport Beach Home Viewed from the Water with Christmas Lights in White, Red, and Greens, with large Angel Light Sculpture Blowing in Trumpet
Boating in Newport Beach Amidst Christmas Lights

Fashion Island

Fashion Island is a high-end shopping mall in Newport Beach that is decked out for the holidays. Stroll through the mall and admire the elaborate light displays and festive decorations. Be sure to stop by the ice skating rink for a fun winter activity.

Aerial Skyline View of Fashion Island Mall at night With Large Christmas Tree full of White Lights, Large Presents, Tall Palm Trees and the store Anthropologie in the background
Holiday Lights at Fashion Island Mall

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort is a popular destination for boaters and vacationers in Newport Beach. The resort is decorated for the holidays with twinkling lights, festive decorations, and a life-size Santa. Be sure to take a walk along the waterfront and enjoy the views of the harbor.

Sunset at Newport Dunes Beach Resort with Orange and Purple Sky and Floating Holiday Light Displays on the Water
Floating Holiday Light Displays at Newport Beach

The Waterfront

The Waterfront is a popular gathering place in Newport Beach that is perfect for a stroll or a picnic. The area is decorated for the holidays with twinkling lights and festive decorations. Be sure to stop by the Newport Beach Pier to see the views of the ocean and the harbor.

Three Boats at the Dana Point Harbor Lights Parade decorated in Christmas Lights with the harbor in the background lit with more Christmas Lights
The Dana Point Harbor Christmas Boat Parade

These are just a few of the best places to see holiday lights in Newport Beach. With so many beautiful displays to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect place to enjoy the holiday season. And as always, if you have any questions regarding real estate, feel free to reach out. We would love to hear from you.

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Newport Beach, CA 92660