i t’s the day you’ve dreamed of all your life, so choosing the perfect backdrop for your wedding takes careful thought. You want a setting that makes a grand statement, but is still as warm and intimate as your fi rst kiss. Our advice? Look to Newport Beach. Equal parts glamorous and familiar, this sun-drenched paradise features verdant hills, scenic parks and an endless shoreline.
You can truly unwind with family and friends. Celebrate in one of the many waterfront restaurants, and then extend the party while watching live entertainment at the bars and lounges. Wedding options are rich and diverse, whether you’re looking to pull out all the stops or hold a simple ceremony for two. Craving ultimate luxury? Newport Beach delivers. Ballrooms with ocean views, vineyards, gardens — even an oceanography museum — are all ready to host your big event.
The honeymoon continues in Newport Beach. As a fresh day greets you as newlyweds, there’s no need to crawl out from under the covers in your luxury suite — just cuddle closer and toast your new life with a champagne breakfast in bed. Later, stroll the quaint streets of Balboa Village or Balboa Island. Enjoy some beach time before you steer your Duf y electric boat to the nearest Dock & Dine restaurant.
Explore the boardwalk on a tandem bicycle. Treat yourself to shopping at Fashion Island, Balboa Island, Crystal Cove or Corona del Mar. Come evening, choose your next fi ne-dining experience from an array of options. Once you’ve made wedding memories to last a lifetime, you’ll know that Newport Beach is a special place to return to again and again — celebrating anniversaries and introducing your future children to the romantic spot where you fi rst became one.