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At Cruise Newport Beach, we offer unforgettable oceanic adventures. With daily whale watching tours, sunset cruises, and evening entertainment on the water, you'll be able to grab a drink or two and set sail. Starting at sunset, the twinkling lights of Newport Harbor flicker on, and the night begins. From concerts on the beach, to private karaoke parties on a ship, Cruise Newport Beach offers different activities and events for those who love happy hours on the beach. We also offer boat & yacht rentals to Southern California give us a call for your next event, wedding, office get-together or holiday party!

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Hop on a whale watching trip from Newport Landing. See giant blue whales, humpback whales, finback whales, gray whales and many more in their natural habitat, with one the largest marine protected parks just outside of Newport Bay. The summer has had wonderful sightings of active marine life and gorgeous, Southern California backdrops. Click here and hop on a cruise today!


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October 1, 2020

Don't take Christmas away from us COVID!

We're so excited for the holidays! Despite the crazy year we've had, we have something fun and festive to look forward to at the end of the year. If you particularly enjoy Christmas lights and you want to do something with the family, or if you are planning a holiday office party, and you want something different, then it is time to consider the Newport Beach Boat Parade 2020. Whether you have heard of it before or not, this is an event that you do not want to miss. After all, it is more than 100 years in the making. That's right. This tradition began over one hundred years ago. The humble beginnings included only about a dozen boats... [read more]
September 30, 2020

Rent a Private (Covid-safe) Charter for Your Holiday Party

During the 5 night parade, Cruise Newport Beach offers either a single private charter package for the entire night of the parade or one of three nightly packages that allows your group to participate in Newport Harbor's Christmas Boat Parade. Post parade cruises during the nights of the parade are also available upon request (please contact us for more details). Private cruises include one of our 5 ships, a captain, and attendants. The attendants are there to cater to your needs whether it is assistance in setting up for your cruise or providing beverages to your guests. [read more]
January 3, 2019

Huntington Beach Airshow 2019

In less than two short months the Huntington Beach Air Show will return to Orange County! Stay tuned to our page at and sign up for our email updates to be informed when our special airshow viewing trips go on sale! The headliners this year include the Royal Canadian Air Force Snowbirds and the United States Navy Blue Angels! Find out more about the Airshow here...
February 10, 2017

The 110th Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade 2018!

What will you be doing this Christmas? The holiday season is a time to spend with family, eat big & delicious meals, exchange gifts, and go to holiday office parties. Of course, you won't want to miss out on festive holiday lights and decorations either.The answer, The Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade Of Lights 2018 has it all. Elaborate Christmas light displays of bayfront estates with their Ring Of Lights competition and one of the largest decorated boat parades in the country.... [read more]
February 1, 2017

Yacht Rental for Retirement Party

Retirement only comes around once, so it makes sense that you‘d want to throw a big party for your loved one when it‘s their turn to move on. Traditionally, retirement parties involve close friends, family members and colleagues. Venues are either your home or a restaurant.

For the most part, there‘s nothing wrong with this particular approach, but it‘s not overly exciting either. If you really want to escort your loved one into retirement in style, why not book them a yacht for their party? Here‘s what you need to know. […]
January 20, 2017

6 Tips for Throwing a Newport Beach Yacht Birthday Party

If you have a loved one with an upcoming birthday party in Newport Beach, you are definitely not lacking for things to do. However, for a truly memorable time, consider a yacht rental. Here are six ways to make one even better. […]
December 11, 2016

Is a Yacht Rental Worth the Cost?

There are some things we simply associate with wealth. If you hear “Rolls-Royce“, “caviar“ or “Courvoisier“, you know you‘re talking about the luxuries of living in a certain income bracket. Most people think the same thing about the word “yacht.“ They immediately imagine a large, impressive boat cutting through the water with lots of people onboard and plenty of good food being served. They also think about a price tag that they could never afford. […]
October 1, 2016

7 Reasons to Rent a Yacht (Aside from Partying)

Over the years, yachts have become synonymous with partying on the open water. We‘ve all seen pictures of celebrities and athletes having huge blowout parties on these massive boats. However, even if this kind of celebration isn‘t your cup of tea, we have seven reasons you should definitely rent a yacht. […]
April 28, 2016

July 4th is coming up!

The 4th of July Fireworks Cruise is the most spectacular trips that we offer. This once a year event is something that everyone should witness at least once in their lifetime. Don't forget to book your trip and make this 4th of July a memorable one! Not only will you see the sky illuminated in firey bursts, but feel and hear every pop and crackle during this one of a kind event. […]
April 20, 2016

Make it a memorable Memorial Day

If you're in the Newport Beach area, stop on by Cruise Newport Beach for the holiday weekend. You'll always find something fun to do with the whole family. […]