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Newport Beach Wine Festival at Balboa Bay Resort

May 25, 2018 @ 8:00 am - May 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

This Memorial Day Weekend, Give Willpower a Little Vacation!

Anchor down and kick-off your summer “Newport Style” at The Newport Beach Wine Festival! The 15th Annual Festival returns to Balboa Bay Resort with three days of winemaker dinners, tastings, and more!


Friday, May 25
Far Niente and Nickel & Nickel Winemaker Dinner

Featuring the iconic Napa Valley vineyards and a five-course dinner expertly paired by Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom

Saturday, May 26

Wine Blending Class

Blend, bottle, label, and take home your own “private label.”

Afternoon Wine & Food Festival
Featuring over 20 premium and award-winning wineries, 100 plus varietals, live music, and bay views.

Sunset Champagne Harbor Cruise

Sunset cruise paired with champagne and decadent desserts aboard the Resort’s private yacht.

Sunday, May 27  
Sunday Mumm Napa Sparkling Wine and Seafood Brunch

A sparkling pairing at Waterline Newport Beach, featuring Mumm Napa Valley and selections from Executive Chef Rachel Haggstrom.

Wine Tasting Duffy Boat Excursions

Conclude the weekend with one of Newport’s classic Duffy boats, while enjoying an intimate wine tasting presented by The Wine Militia.

Festival Passes, Individual Event Tickets, and Overnight Packages are available!

Friday, May 25 through Sunday, May 27, 2018

Balboa Bay Resort

1221 West Coast Highway

Newport Beach, CA 92663