This event is organized by the LobsterFest Foundation and is hosted by the Newport Dunes Water Front Resort and Marina. This beach party benefits two organizations: Leadership Tomorrow and the Make-A-Wish® Orange County and the Inland Empire. The LobsterFest at Newport Beach is now in its 8th year, and is a celebration of summer designed for fun, entertainment and most importantly to raise funds for deserving charities. www.lobsterfestatnewportbeach.com
Sunday, August 7th from 3:00-8:00pm- This annual beach party takes place in an incomparable Newport Back Bay setting with boats lining the periphery. Guests can enjoy the mile of beach front with swimming and a playground on the beach for kids. The Back Bay nature preserve can be experienced by renting a kayak, or bicycles are available on the premises.
As for the menu, the one pound Maine lobsters will be flown in fresh on the morning of the event and prepared on site by the Chef’s. Talk about fresh! These will be served along with grilled steak, salads, red potatoes, corn on the cob, drawn butter, rolls and dessert from Gelato Paradiso.
Guests will enjoy live entertainment on-stage at the beach. Lots of fun and an opportunity help raise funds for local charities. A percentage of the proceeds go to Leadership Tomorrow and Make-A-Wish® Orange County and the Inland Empire.
About the Band- “Pinch Me! is one of Southern California’s premier entertainment bands, made up of five seasoned musicians with respected backgrounds in the music world. The band features some of the greatest hits from the 60’s to today, providing a wide spectrum of entertainment rarely seen elsewhere. Powerful saxophone, keyboards and guitars accompany exceptional vocal harmonies. The band’s diverse song list emphasizes high-energy tunes for dancing and fun until the party’s over. Pinch Me! has a heart and is very active in supporting causes including: CASA, Down Syndrome, Autism Speaks, Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation, Cure Duchenne and more. The five piece band include: Chandra Reese – Lead Vocals, Wes Jones – Lead Guitar and Vocals, Bart Broadnax – Bass Guitar and Vocals, Gary Wails – Saxophone, Percussion and Vocals, and Rick Allen – Drums and Percussion, Vocals Their web site for a sneak peek is: http://www.pinchmeband.com/
For Tickets, there are two options:
-General Admission for $60 if pre-purchased. Walk Up Ticket Purchase will be $80, however this may not be available, as there will be a limited number of tickets sold. This includes the menu described above, and there will be a no-host full-service bar. Parking will be an additional fee. Kids Meal is $20 with advance purchase only. Menu will include a turkey sandwich, chips, fruit and a cookie.
-The VIP program (advanced purchase only for $150 including: reserved table, china/silverware, complimentary wine (up to 3 glasses), and valet parking.
http://www.lobsterfestatnewportbeach.com/ 101 North Bayside Drive, Newport Beach