Nov. 22, 2011
-- Dreading crowded malls, jammed parking lots, packed department stores and desperate, crazed shoppers this holiday season? Searching for the unique, personalized gift that has been eluding you? Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort may have just the antidote as it sponsors its inaugural “Holiday Craft and Gift Fair” on Saturday, December 10 from
11 a.m. – 5 p.m. A wide range of handmade gift items including jewelry, artwork, crafts, photography and sculptures will be among the items displayed by 50 local artisans.
The Dunes also is sponsoring its Christmas tree lot with Noble, Nordman and Grand firs available from 3’ to 10’ tall starting on Friday, November 25. Santa will be on hand for photos and to meet the children. He will return to the tree lot every day from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. and will be available throughout the duration of the December 10 craft fair.
Newport Dunes Resort is a 100-acre non-membership waterfront resort featuring a 386-site state-of-the-
art RV park, 450-slip marina and a private waveless beach and playground that has been enjoyed by families since 1958. Newport Dunes is also is home to 24 mobile cottages that the public may rent. Visitors may rent kayaks, windsurfers, pedal boats, bicycles, and electric boats. Newport Dunes Resort is located at 1131 Back Bay Drive, in Newport Beach visit www.newportdunes.com.