The Newport Beach Boat Parade 2014 kicks off tomorrow night, December 17th will be lighting up Newport Bay for five consecutive nights in the 106th Annual Christmas Boat Parade.
The parade starts off Bay Island nightly at 6:30pm and finishes at the same site at approximately 9:00pm each evening.
Beautiful multi-million dollar yachts, kayaks, canoes and other boats will be on display in a dazzling array of holiday lights and music.
You can view the parade from almost any place on the shore for free. Click here for a parade route and map. All city parking lots will be open throughout the parade to accommodate viewers.
As you can imagine, thousands of people come down to watch, so budget extra travel time and be prepared for some traffic.
Reserved seating is offered at a few places, click here for more information on how to purchase reserved seating.
Please also visit this site for great tips on the best viewing spots for the Newport Beach Boat Parade.