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Newport Beach Boat Parade

rnp0123 Dec 22, 2012 11:03 AM

The Newport Beach Boat Parade is this weekend. Are there any restaurants where you can see the boats go by?

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  1. Servorg RE: rnp0123 Dec 22, 2012 11:31 AM


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      rnp0123 RE: Servorg Dec 22, 2012 11:34 AM

      Thank you, but some of those restaurants are a 2-3 block walk from the parade. I am trying to find a restaurant where you can dine and watch the boats go by.

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        Servorg RE: rnp0123 Dec 22, 2012 11:43 AM


    2. Veggo RE: rnp0123 Dec 22, 2012 11:42 AM

      Balboa Bay Club

      1. Beach Chick RE: rnp0123 Dec 22, 2012 11:59 AM

        Tens of thousands of people descend on Newport for the boat parade and Balboa Bay club is one of the few places with views but that sells out with members for months ahead of time.

        Woody's Wharf for drinks and then find a spot with your gear but its hours to stake your spot and then you have to wait for hours to get out of the traffic.

        I would go on a Duffy charter and enjoy it that way.


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          rnp0123 RE: Beach Chick Dec 22, 2012 12:18 PM

          Thank you. Very helpful information. I think that we will pass.

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