Skip to page body Home About City Government Department & Services Residents Visitors Business Online Services
city hall
Calendar Review
Civic Center Community Celebration
Date: 5/4/2013 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Newport Beach Civic Center & Park

Please join us for the Newport Beach Civic Center & Park Community Celebration on Saturday, May 4. The grand opening event will start with a brief, ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. to officially dedicate the buildings and park. At approximately 10:30 a.m., the community open house will begin. The buildings will be open to tour and there will be live entertainment, refreshments and activities for all ages sprinkled throughout the park, City Hall, library and the new Civic Green.

Schedule of Activities


9:30 a.m.                    U.S. Marine Corps Band

10:00 a.m.                  Dedication Ceremony

10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.     Open House & Activities

                                    Self-Guided Tours
                                        City Hall, Park, Central Library extension

                                    Live Music on the Civic Green
                                        U.S. Marine Corps Band plays until 11 a.m. 
                                        Stonebridge Band begins at 11 a.m.

                                        22 local restaurants providing food samples, courtesy of Newport Beach Restaurant Association

                                    Family Fun
                                            Marine Naturalists identifying wildlife & plants 
                                            Kids Crafts 
                                                Make Your Own Party Hat or Flower Lei, Coloring

                                        Central Library
                                            Scavenger Hunts 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. 
                                            Children's Room activities: 
                                                Storytime 11 a.m. 
                                                Magic 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
                                                Balloon art 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m
                                             Friends of the Library Book Sale

1 p.m.                         Community Celebration & Open House concludes

Civic Center Opening-Invite