The popular SoCal music festival known as the Newport Beach Jazz Party returns for the 16th year in a row to help you get your Valentine's groove on, with nightly performances throughout the holiday weekend. This impressive gathering of great talent offers entertainment for everyone in the stunning setting of the Marriott Newport Beach grand ballroom, whether you're a fan of big band, vocals or just about any other variety of straight-ahead jazz. Noted artists like Houston Person, Ken Peplowski, Freda Payne, the Jeff Hamilton Trio, Shelly Berg, Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band and many more are set to join the jam, which kicks off with a celebration of Benny, Ella and Basie on Thursday night and ends with a show on Valentine's Eve featuring the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, an ensemble that has been enchanting audiences for over 30 years.
Performances run from approximately 7:00pm to 11:20pm.
Only beverages are available via table service in the Ballroom.
Valentine’s Brunch Buffet features: Belgian Waffles, French Toast, Bacon, Corned Beef Hash, Scrambled Eggs, Hot Oatmeal, Cereals, Assorted Fruit Yogurts, Seasonal Whole & Sliced Fresh Fruit, Assorted Freshly baked Breakfast Breads, Bagels and Cream Cheese with Lox, Assorted Juices, Coffee (served)