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Newport Beach is a coastal city in Orange County, California, United States. Located on the Pacific Ocean adjacent to the Santa Ana River, Newport Beach offers beautiful beaches and a variety of activities that make it a popular vacation destination. It has an active harbor with many shops and restaurants lining the waterfront.

The Balboa Pier is one of Newport Beach's main attractions where visitors can take part in fishing, sunbathing and other activities. The pier also offers various restaurants and shops for souvenirs or gifts. The Fun Zone Amusement Park at Balboa Pavilion also provides fun for all ages including miniature golf, an arcade and carnival rides.

Newport Beach hosts many events year-round such as Wine & Food Festival, Octoberfest by the Bay, Fourth of July Fireworks Show and Fashion Island Concerts in the Park Series during summertime months. Visitors to Newport Beach can enjoy outdoor activities such as kayaking or canoeing in Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve or take a leisurely stroll through Sherman Library & Gardens showcasing more than five acres of lush gardens with plants from around the world.