Newport Beach Independence Day On The Bay
Thursday, July 4, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM (PDT)
Newport Beach, CA
Updated 10:30 am,
Come on out! Our online sales have ended, but we still have room for you! You may buy your tickets at the door. Come early and stay late! Have an AWESOME 4th of July at the Newport Dunes!
July 4th, 2013
Chili Cook Off: from 11:30 – 4:30
Judging to begin at 1:00pm closing at 3:30. Winners to be announced at 4:30 with 4 main prize categories and 8 additional novelty categories. Cash prizes for Red Chili, Chili Verde. About 35-50 teams competing with a $50 entry fee. Novelty categories are trophy worthy with option of small prizes for other contestant.
Judging – 2 Judges of choice with one guest judge chosen from a raffle at $5 per ticket. Winner to be announced at 4:00pm.
All American Food Eating Contest: An all American meal brought to you by Ruby's! Three Double Deluxe Chili Burgers, Two baskets of Frings and One BIG Mud Pie Shake. Each course brought out separately eliminate the 2 slowest contenders in each course.
For the kids, small Ruby's Sundae eating contest for 3 age groups 6-8. 9-11 and 12-14 to start around 1:30, 2:00 and 2:30.
Vendors / Attractions: For the children crazy hair people with temporary tattoos, face painter, crazy hats (that the kids can make), some craft stations and a wandering balloon maker, a snow cone vendor and a few other snack/ treat vendors. For additional information please contact Jennifer Gaul: email@example.com
Kids Corral: bounce, 3 in one I inflatable, inflatable fire engine slide, Go Gator, small pirate ship ride, Rat Race these are mostly attractions for smaller kids
Entertainment: 3:00 – 4:00 pm Black Star, 4:30 – 5:30 pm Carlos the Experience, 6:00 – 7:00 pm The Mockers a Beatles Tribute Band, 7:30 - 9:30 pm the recording artisit AMERICA followed by Fireworks Spectacular!