The 9th Annual Lobsterfest at Newport Beach will be held at the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina on Sunday, August 6, 2017, from 3 to 8 p.m. Live Whole Maine Lobster flown in fresh on the morning of the event is prepared on-site alongside a buffet that includes NY Strip Steak, corn-on-the-cob, red potatoes, salads, fresh baked sourdough rolls, and dessert.
In addition to serving a whole Maine Lobster dinner and all its complements, the Lobsterfest at Newport Beach features a full bar with craft beer and premium wine, live music for fun and dancing from "West Coast Party Crashers", and special activities on-site for youngsters provided by Camp James.
Now in its ninth year, the Lobsterfest at Newport Beach has evolved into a regional event attracting local Orange County residents as well as guests from the Inland Empire, Northern California and Southern Nevada.
Lobsterfest at Newport Beach
All proceeds from the event will benefit Make-A-Wish® – Orange County and Inland Empire and Leadership Tomorrow – Orange County. Make-A-Wish® grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Leadership Tomorrow, in conjunction with the Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, Irvine and Tustin chambers of commerce, is a nine-month program designed for informed citizens committed to learning more about their communities. Tuition for the year is $1400 and for the last 7 years Lobsterfest has awarded 8-10 Scholarships to deserving recipients.
Lobsterfest takes place at New port Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina, 101 North Bayside Drive, Newport Beach (enter from Pacific Coast Highway). For more information and to purchase tickets for the Lobsterfest visit wwwLobsterfestAtNewportBeach.com.