Play – Things To Do2024-03-26T20:23:50-07:00


Find a local dock for fishing… go paddleboarding, surfing or even visit Catalina! Your adventure awaits!

Balboa Parasail

Experience the thrill of floating through the air with California's premier parasail operator. We specialize in providing the safest, easiest [...]

Balboa Fun Zone

Since 1936, the Fun Zone at Balboa Village has been providing affordable entertainment for all ages. With no admission costs, [...]

Balboa Ferris Wheel

Riding the Balboa Ferris Wheel is a MUST DO when visiting. You will enjoy the most spectacular bay and ocean [...]

Build a Sand Castle

All of the sculptures shown in the pictures are made by Chris Crosson and his family with the help of [...]

Once Upon An Island

Once Upon An Island is a one-of-kind wonderland where kids (and parents!) experience magic, mermaids, princesses, makeovers, dress-up, storytime, singalongs, [...]

The Wedge

The Wedge is a spot located at the extreme east end of the Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, California known [...]

JD’s Big Game & Tackle

Born in Southern California. JD's has fished in numerous exotic locations that range from Baja Mexico, New Zealand, Australia, and [...]

Newport Coastal Adventure

Cruises Daily! Only 15 passengers max on their brand new 2018 super RIB boat. 5 star ratings across Yelp, Tripadvisor, & Google With Over 1000 reviews.

Balboa Island Ferry

Since 1919, Balboa Island Ferry has provided continuous service for drivers and passengers in vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians between Balboa [...]

Catalina Island

Book a Trip to Catalina Catalina Island offers the overnight visitor everything from tent-size camping to cozy beachfront hotels. Whatever [...]

Balboa Water Sports

Located in the historic Balboa Fun Zone, Balboa Water Sports provides high quality Sea Doo Rentals and Stand Up Paddle [...]

Fishing on Balboa Island Have you taken the kids fishing on Balboa Island? There are several public docks where kids can fish for [...]

Luxury Ohms – Vintage Kiddie Boat Ride from the 60’s & 70’s

Luxury Real Estate acquires a vintage coin operated “Kiddie Boat” ride from the Midwest! These extremely rare rides are often discovered privately, refurbished and sold for $15,000 and up! Vintage Kiddie Boat Ride from the 50’s & 60’s now named Luxury Ohms!

VanDutch Yacht Charters

Make It Memorable Charter a VanDutch luxury yacht to enjoy an exclusive, luxury experience on water for a special event [...]

Segways in the Sunshine

You've cruised the boardwalk on bikes and roller blades, but have you ever tried a Segway tour? You've probably seen [...]

Newport Landing Whale Watching

Balboa Whale Watching & Dolphin Cruises -A Must Do! Their 2-2.5-hour whale watching and dolphin cruises are offered several times daily with Newport Landing Whale Watching. They also offer several types of whale watches. See Giant Blue whales, humpback whales, mega pods of dolphin and much more. Balboa Island Special has prices from $20 a person! Click For More Info >>

Balboa Island Museum

The Museum's mission is to "preserve the Island heritage and its sense of community," and it does so beautifully through [...]

Cecil’s Cyclery

Cecil's Cyclery Cecil's Cyclery is a well-known bike shop located in Newport Beach, California. The shop was founded [...]

Garage Sale

The Annual Balboa Island Garage Sale is coming soon! See you at 7:30AM on Saturday, 4/13/2024.

Catalina Flyer

Reserve Your Catalina Trips The Catalina Flyer is a large passenger ferry that operates between Newport Beach, California and [...]

Duffy Boat Cruising

Duffy Boat Cruising - Reserve Boat Now Don't let the summer pass you by without taking a Duffy boat cruise. [...]

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