Island Hotel Welcomes Visitors to 24th Annual Taste of Newport

Enjoy Southern California’s premier food and entertainment festival from the center of coastal luxury at Island Hotel Newport Beach with the Taste of Newport package starting at $289 a night.

Now in its 24th year, Taste of Newport is a weekend food, wine and music festival taking place Sept. 14 to Sept. 16 near Fashion Island in the heart of Newport Beach. The event attracts more than 50,000 people and features delicacies from more than 30 of the area’s finest restaurants as well as wine, specialty beers and cocktails.

1980s alternative rockers Blondie and Devo headline this year’s entertainment along with performances by pop star Andy Grammer and Roger Hodgson, the distinctive voice of Supertramp.

All of the action takes place just steps from Island Hotel, which is offering a chance to add to the fun with an overnight stay. The Taste of Newport Package includes a $50 credit at the hotel’s Palm Terrace Restaurant and Lounge, which also is taking part in Taste of Newport. Complimentary valet parking for one vehicle is included.

The Taste of Newport package is available Sept. 14 to 16 and based on availability with taxes and gratuities extra. To book, go to or call (866) 554-4615.

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About Island Hotel Newport Beach

A luxury coastal hotel offering coastal and city views, Island Hotel features 295 guestrooms and suites, a spa, fitness center, resort-style pool and the award-winning Palm Terrace Restaurant and Lounge. Enjoy live weekend entertainment, poolside happy hours, barbecues and Camp Tiki with indoor and outdoor activities for kids. Fashion Island, the area’s premier outdoor regional shopping and restaurant center, is just steps away. Island Hotel is located in the heart of Newport Beach in Orange County, about 45 minutes south of Los Angeles International Airport.